Derek Hatchard is a Web entrepreneur, consultant, and trainer/mentor. He is also a Microsoft Regional Director, Microsoft MVP, author, and speaker. He blogs at derekh.com and ardentdev.com, and he co-hosts a developer podcast at devcasting.com.
When you host a Web server, you put a part of your organization on display and open it up to the poking and prodding of the anonymous masses. Remotely exploitable flaws in the Web server platform can be disastrous. Case in point: Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 5.0 left a trail of lost productivity and revenue.
Whether you’re on Windows Server 2003 and eyeing the impending end of support, or your Active Directory is running a newer version of Windows Server, there is a ton of new functionality available as you migrate to Windows Server 2012 R2. Join Brian Desmond for 3 technical sessions that will walk you through all the new Active Directory features in Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2.