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Windows Server 2008 Overview

Windows Server 2008 was released in February 2008, and was followed by Windows Server 2008 R2 in October 2009. Arguably the most signification new feature introduced in this version was Hyper-V, Microsoft’s server virtualization technology. Other noteworthy features included self-healing NTFS, the introduction of Server Core, and new failover clustering options.

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Recent Windows Server 2008 Articles

Install PowerShell Web Access in Windows Server 2012

By Russell Smith - April 23, 2014

Make remote administration easy with a PowerShell Remote Access Gateway in Windows Server 2012. Learn how in this handy how-to article!

How to Fix Skype Not Displaying Full Screen During Screen Share

By Jeff James - April 23, 2014

Have trouble getting Skype to share screens properly? Check out this quick how-to on how to solve a common Skype problem.

Smart Paging in Hyper-V Dynamic Memory

By Aidan Finn - April 23, 2014

Meet Smart Paging, a new feature to Hyper-V’s Dynamic Memory in WS2012. In this post, learn what Smart Paging is and how it operates.

Documenting System Center 2012 – Orchestrator Workflows

By Damian Flynn - April 22, 2014

Learn to document your System Center 2012 - Orchestrator flows using the free Orchestrator Visio and Word Generator tool. Find out how in this post!

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Top 10 Server 2008 Tasks done with PowerShell - Part 1

By Jeff Hicks - November 29, 2011

In this video post, Jeff hicks goes through the first 5 of the top 10 tasks to perform with PowerShell in Windows Server 2008. In part 1 Jeff covers changing

Tools for Customizing Windows Server 2008 as a Workstation

By Daniel Petri - September 16, 2009

There are times that you may want to use Windows Server 2008 as your personal workstation OS, and Daniel Petri shows you how.

Installing Active Directory on Windows Server 2008

By Daniel Petri - January 8, 2009

Daniel Petri guides you through the steps required to create a Windows Server 2008 Domain Controller for a new Active Directory domain.

Remotely Managing Windows 2008 Server Core Firewall

By Daniel Petri - January 8, 2009

Daniel shows you how to remotely manage the firewall for Windows Server 2008 Server Core.

Understanding Windows Server 2008 Server Core

By Petri IT Knowledgebase Team - September 30, 2008

Introduced in Windows Server 2008, Server Core is a low-footprint way to install your server OS. This article explains why Server Core is such a big deal for

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