1. Choosing between fixed or dynamic VHD for SAN storage

    A tip about whether fixed virtual hard disks (VHDs) are more "SAN-friendly" than dynamic VHDs when it comes to storing virtual machine files on a storage area network... Read More

  2. Listing installed roles

    A tip on how to display a list of all installed roles and features on Windows Server 2012... Read More

  3. SAN products that support thin provisioning

    A tip about which Storage Area Network (SAN) products support thin provisioning... Read More

  4. Third-party tools for log management

    A tip that lists some popular third-party log management solutions... Read More

  5. Flashing firmware on servers

    A tip on using Hyper-V when you need to flash the firmware on your server... Read More

  6. RAID hardware for servers

    A tip on purchasing RAID hardware for servers... Read More

  7. Is the server physical or virtual?

    A tip on how you can use PowerShell to determine whether a Windows server is a physical system or a virtual machine... Read More

  8. Determine when Windows was installed

    A tip on how you can use PowerShell to determine when Windows was installed... Read More

  9. Deploying Windows Server on blade servers

    A tip about troubleshooting an issue when using MDT to deploy Windows to blade servers... Read More

  10. Prevent WU for searching for driver updates

    A tip on how you can prevent Windows Update from automatically updating device drivers on managed systems... Read More

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