Windows Server 2008

Last Updated on 14 Feb. 2013, Total: 134 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. Building Test Labs with Hyper-V (Part 1): Base Configuration and Virtual Networks

    This article discusses the history of building out test labs and how virtualization has made it much easier to create valid test labs that allow us to test software and services in a controlled environment... Read More

  2. Configuring IIS 7 from the command line using Appcmd.exe (Part 1)

    How to use a new IIS 7.0 command line -AppCmd.exe- to query objects on your web server and return output in text or XML... Read More

  3. Configuring an ISATAP Router with Windows Server 2008 R2 (Part 1)

    This article looks at the importance of transitioning to IPv6 and the role that ISATAP will play in this transition... Read More

  4. Configuring an ISATAP Router with Windows Server 2008 R2 (Part 2)

    This article describes how you can use ISATAP on your network today to help you transition to a native IPv6 network... Read More

  5. Configuring the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service (Part 1)

    The Lightweight Directory Services, its uses and capabilities... Read More

  6. Configuring the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service (Part 2)

    This article continues the discussion of the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service (AD LDS) by explaining some techniques that you can use to plan for the deployment process, and by showing you how to deploy the AD LDS service... Read More

  7. Configuring the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service (Part 3)

    This article continues the discussion of the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service by demonstrating the procedure for creating an AD LDS instance and a corresponding application directory partition... Read More

  8. Configuring the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service (Part 4)

    This article continues the series on AD LDS by demonstrating the procedure for creating a replica of an AD LDS instance... Read More

  9. Configuring the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (Part 5)

    This article continues the discussion of the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS) by examining the logical structure of an AD LDS instance and discussing how that structure plays into the replication process... Read More

  10. Configuring the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (Part 6)

    This article continues the series on AD LDS by examining how to create a site structure that can be used by larger AD LDS deployments... Read More

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