Windows Server 2008

Last Updated on 30 April 2015, Total: 135 Articles and Tutorials

This section is focused on networking issues for Windows Server 2008, formerly known as Windows Longhorn Server. Among the many topics discussed are Windows Server 2008 specific networking tools, and the new features included in Windows Server 2008.

  1. Scripting for small business admins

    This article provides some real-world examples of using different kinds of scripting technologies to automate some aspects of Windows administration in a small business environment... Read More

  2. Windows 2008 R2 Domain Controller Promotion Guidance

    In this article the author looks into ways to help you with your quest to get your Windows Server 2008 R2 domain controllers up and running smoothly... Read More

  3. TrenchTales (Part 6) - Keyboard Conundrums

    This article includes some additional reader feedback concerning Issue #886 Keyboard Conundrums of WServerNews... Read More

  4. Crash Course in Active Directory Organizational Unit Design

    In this article the author discusses Active Directory Organizational Unit design and gives tips on the design strategy and how they are best utilized... Read More

  5. TrenchTales (Part 5) - Logon Banners

    The fifth article in this series of real-world stories deals implementing logon banners in Windows environments... Read More

  6. Zero Backups - The Way of the Future

    Some companies have begun doing away with traditional backups in favor of a concept called zero backups, in which no backups are created. Are zero backups really the way of the future?... Read More

  7. Trench Tales (Part 4) - More Apple in the Enterprise

    The fourth article in this series of real-world stories again deals with managing Apple devices in Windows-centric environments... Read More

  8. Trench Tales (Part 3) - Apple in the Enterprise

    The third article in this series of real-world stories deals with managing Apple devices in Windows-centric environments... Read More

  9. Trench Tales (Part 2) - Troubleshooting Slow Logons

    The second article in this series of real-world stories deals with troubleshooting lengthy logons... Read More

  10. Restoring Windows Server to Bare Metal

    This article demonstrates how to restore a backed-up Windows Server 2008 R2 installation to a bare metal system that has no operating system installed on it... Read More

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