windows server

Data, as mentioned in earlier posts, are one of the most important things to look after in any server. Which is why, Microsoft has introduced Storage pools, which are very much like LVM in Linux. But is it really necessary? Do we need Storage pools? Well lets see how we […]

Create and manage Storage pools in Server 2012

We have been working on one virtual server from the start. In small companies, you may get one server and you’ll have to use it as a DHCP, DNS, Active Directory and an IIS server. But in industries, each server has only one function. You’ll have one server for DHCP, […]

Add new servers in Server 2012

Data is the most important thing today. With the increasing amount of data everyday, as a System Administrator you should to scale up your hard disks so store everyone’s data in it.  There will be time when you’ll have to add new hard disks in your server to meet the new […]

How to add new hard disks in Server 2012

In any industry big or small, you need to manage many users. Now as a system admin, you can manage each user individually by selecting a user, giving him permissions and doing this procedure to all the remaining users. You can do this, but to a limited number of users. […]

Add users to group in Server 2012

Adding new users is one of the most easiest and simplest task for any administrator. You can add as many users you want and assign them to various groups or define permissions explicitly! But the point to remember here is, these users will only work on computers that are already exists […]

Add new users in Server 2012

Now we know how to install Server 2012, and then install and configure Active Directory, DHCP and DNS servers. But you also need to manage other computers and users. Having computers in the same network isn’t enough. You need to add computers to the domain and only then you can get access […]

Add a computer to Windows Server domain

In this post we will learn how to configure basic DHCP server in Server 2012. Configuring a DHCP server is very easy, the only thing you need to take care of is WINS server. WINS server was an alternate option for the traditional DNS server but it failed. But still […]

Configure basic DHCP server

Some System admins, who are not used to with Linux, or love the GUI of windows, or simply are just too used to with Windows, go for Windows Server. Although Windows Servers are easy to configure and the GUI makes it further easy, it’s still not secure than Linux. At […]

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