January 2020 – Dev Guis

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Windows Server 2008 – Maintaining Server Core

How to install Chocolatey on Windows 10 Once you’ve deployed and configured Server Core and installed the roles and features you need on it, you need to maintain the platform. This chapter deals with a number of different server maintenance issues, including managing services, devices and device drivers, processes, and scheduled tasks on Server Core.…

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Windows Server 2008 – Hyper-V and Other Roles

How to use the Docker Compose command In addition to the roles described in the previous chapters of this book, Server Core supports running the Microsoft Hyper-V (Virtualization), Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS), and Streaming Media Services roles. This chapter examines how to install and manage these different roles on Server Core. Installing…

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Windows Server 2008 – Web Server Role

How to Install Kubernetes cluster on Ubuntu 18.04 Also known as Internet Information Services 7.0 (IIS 7.0), the Web Server role has been completely redesigned in Windows Server 2008 to provide simplified configuration and deployment, enhanced security, delegated administration, and improved diagnostic and troubleshooting features. Using the Web Server role, you can share information with…

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Windows Server 2008 – DNS Server Role

How to turn off IE enhanced security on Windows Server 2019 The Domain Name System (DNS) is central to the operation of both an Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) environment and the Internet. DNS provides a unique, hierarchical way of naming computers and services on a network and a mechanism for resolving these names…

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Windows Server 2008 – DHCP Server Role

How to Install Intellij IDEA on Windows 10 DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) lets you reduce the administration burden of configuring hosts on a Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) network by dynamically leasing IP addresses and other configuration settings to clients so they can communicate on the network. DHCP servers are, therefore, the backbone of…

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Windows Server 2008 – Remote Management

Initial Server Setup with CentOS 8 Server Core can be managed remotely using a variety of approaches, including using Remote Desktop or TS Remote App, using Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-ins and the Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT), using Windows Remote Shell (WinRS), using Group Policy, and, to some extent, using Windows PowerShell. This chapter…

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Windows Server 2008 – Local Management

How to Install Kubernetes cluster on Ubuntu 18.04 Local management of a Server Core installation is primarily performed from the command prompt. Server Core does include a few graphical user interface (GUI) tools, such as Registry Editor and Notepad, but you have to perform most configuration and management tasks using command-line tools and scripts when…

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