Aidan Finn and Mike Resseler discuss features and functionality available in Microsoft Nano Server.
Learn how to block DNS queries to malicious domains using DNS Policies in Windows Server 2016.
Docker Images are the transportable component of containers and provide a template that describes what each container looks like. There are two base Docker images provided by Microsoft, Windows Server 2016 Core and Nano, which can be used as a starting point for your containers.
Learn how to install and configure a Windows DHCP Server using PowerShell.
Customize Nano Server images using a free tool from Microsoft.
Initialize and format a disk using Disk Management.
A malicious user could break out of a container if they uncover a design fault in the implementation of containers or an unpatched OS vulnerability. However, Windows Server addresses these security challenges by providing the option to place containers into Hyper-V partitions
Microsoft is making big changes to its conferences for 2017 with Build heading to Seattle and Envision being combined with Ignite.
Learn how to deploy Windows 10 over the network on a PXE-enabled boot client using MDT and WDS.
Aidan Finn introduces you to the new GUI-based tool for deploying Windows Server 2016 (WS2016) Nano Server.
Microsoft held its Connect conference today and announced at the event are Visual Studio 2017, SQL Server v.Next for Windows and Linux, Visual Studio for the Mac, and that Microsoft has joined the Linux Foundation as a platinum member.
Exchange 2016 CU3 is the first version to support Windows 2016 as a deployment platform. At least, it was. Microsoft has discovered a problem lurking deep in the bowels of Windows 2016 that causes Exchange 2016 CU3 to crash when deployed in a database availability group (DAG). IIS is tagged as the problem child, but it’s really not.
Windows has an unfixable security flaw. That’s the frightening conclusion of this researcher, who says he can inject code—at will—into browsers and other Windows apps. It affects all versions of Windows released in the past 16 years, he says. And it can’t be patched, without breaking legitimate desktop apps. It could be bad for containerized server workloads, too…