(Hopefully) Useful Information on Microsoft System Center, Hyper-V and Cloud

System Center Universe 2016 – Europe

Berlin

This post I have written while sitting in Berlin Tegel airport waiting for my flight home after another great System Center Universe conference.   It was another three days of great informative technical sessions, all presented by experts who didn’t just know the subject matter in theory, they all have masses of real world experience.   Whether you are moving to the cloud, or still on-premises, or somewhere in between, there were sessions.. Read More

Windows 10 – Remote Server Administration Tools

Remote Admin

Along with the release of Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016 TP3 today from Microsoft, also released are the Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) for Windows 10. The new RSAT can be downloaded at, https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=45520. Note that RSAT can ONLY be installed on computers that are running the full release of Windows 10 Professional or Windows 10 Enterprise, and have these management exceptions: DHCP Tools IP Address Management Tools (IPAM) Network Policy.. Read More

Windows Server 2016 & System Center 2016 Technical Preview 3

New Release

Today, Microsoft announced that Technical Preview 3 (TP3) is available for download for both Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016.  Full details on what’s new in TP3 is defined at, http://blogs.technet.com/b/server-cloud/archive/2015/08/19/what-s-new-in-windows-server-2016-and-system-center-2016-technical-preview-3.aspx. One of the big new features in TP3 is the introduction of Windows Server Containers, which is very exciting, and very much worth understanding.  To that end, I recommend a great blog post published today by Aidan Finn which.. Read More