Remote Management of servers

Remote Management with Server Manager – Add servers to Server Manager Login with Admin-Rights In Server Manager click on "All Servers" Click "Manage" Click "Add Servers" In the next mask click on "Find Now" to find available computers in the AD domain  (There are other ways available to send the

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Microsoft Network Adress Protection (NAP)

With NAP you cann allow or deny computers access to your LAN based on defined health checks. Health checks can check if … …antivirus is up to date …service packs and updates are installed on the computer …the firewall is enabled If the computer doesn’t fullfill the checks, it gets

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NIC Teaming in Windows Server 2012

You can configure Network Teaming without the usage of manufacterer depended drivers in Windows Server 2012. This protects you against NIC failure an gives more bandwith. You should use at least two for NIC for Network Teaming. 32 are supported. Steps to configure NIC Teaming Start Server Manager Select Local

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Notes to DNS – Summary

Dynamic DNS (DDNS) Whenever a hosts get or update is IP adress he updates his corresponding DNS record with Dynamic DNS (DDNS). The record is woned by the machine AD account. Cache Poisoning If you local DNS cannot resolve a name request locally, it queries a server on the internet.

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Grouping servers in Server Manager

What are server groups for? You can place servers in Server Groups to represent the different geographical locations of their location Server Groups can not be nested You can not use Server Groups to delegate permissions You can not use Server Groups to assign privilegs You can create Server Groups

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