SBS “Aurora” Beta – now available for download

The next version of Windows Small Business Server beta software for both editions: Windows Small Business Server Code Name "Aurora" and Windows Small Business Server 7 is now available. Help Protect Business Data Computer Backups Perform an automatic daily...

Windows SteadyState Phased Out on December 31st

Microsoft announced that "Windows SteadyState will be phased out effective December 31, 2010. Microsoft will no longer support Windows SteadyState after June 30, 2011. After June 30, 2011, support will be limited to the resources that are listed under the Related...

Provision user home directories with PowerShell

A major part of our transition at work from a Novell Netware backend to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 involved provisioning user accounts in Active Directory and fleshing out all the individual accounts with profile paths and home directories.  Fortunately we...