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Microsoft Nano Server sheds the traditional Windows Server GUI which means some administrators will need to adapt to adopt this deployment model.
PowerShell scripts can only run when they have the proper permissions, but an administrator may need to authenticate the script so it has the right privileges.
Nano Server, one of the key new Windows Server 2016 features, is a lightweight installation option designed to run in cloud instances and virtualized environments.
Organizations planning an upgrade to Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2016 should focus on five areas to avoid trouble.
Exchange Server errors are an unfortunate but often unavoidable reality for administrators. These tips will help Exchange admins maintain the security and health of their servers.
Security concerns are less of an issue for most organizations, but do the costs of using Exchange on premises vs. the Office 365 mail service stack up?
Your upgrade method, workload and more affect whether the minimum hardware requirements for Windows 10 are really enough.
When you can't activate a Windows installation there are two things you should check before you pull out your hair.
Companies conducting a large Windows 10 migration could use a tool that automates much of the heavy lifting when transferring users' content.
Network security groups control the lines of communication between network traffic and cloud instances. How do I set them up in AWS or Azure?
New PaaS offerings have put their best foot forward in terms of container orchestration and management, which has attracted a new generation of IT ops pros.
Direct connections, such as those from AWS and Azure, can put data on the fast track to the public cloud. But organizations should be ready to pay a price.
SQL Server 2016 is on the launch pad for a June 1 release with a number of notable built-in features along with improvements to some long-neglected capabilities.
Expert Ashish Kumar Mehta shares some of the enhancements to T-SQL ahead in SQL Server 2016. This includes a DROP IF EXISTS option and MAXDOP for DBCC CHECKDB.
Two database industry experts discuss infrastructure and analytics trends to consider for database upgrades following the end of SQL Server 2005 extended support.
StrataCloud launched SDI Install for VARs to speed up deployment processes for converged infrastructure technology; more IT channel news from the week.
IT service providers, particularly large, global outsourcing firms, are helping customers deploy robotic process automation and also using the technology internally.
IT service providers pursue differing robotic process automation projects, while navigating the technology's cognitive developments and labor considerations.