Douglas R. Spindler

Douglas R.
Spindler

Douglas R. Spindler is a technology consultant and technical trainer living in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is president of the San Francisco Networking Technologies Users Group and a Microsoft MVP.

Articles
Windows Security Vulnerability You Should Know About 3
There's a Windows zero-day vulnerability all IT pros should know about. This zero-day exploit has been out there for at least 10 years and may go all the way back to NT. It turns out there is a subtle error in the way the Windows shell (which displays icons, Start Bars, menus, shortcuts, etc.) parses the icons of .LNK files or shortcuts.
netOctopus Enterprise Systems Manager
Athough this product might be a good choice for a small business that needs help with asset management, software distribution, and remote configuration, larger businesses will want to look elsewhere.
LANDesk Management Suite 8
Thorough and easy to use, this management tool offers features that many others don't.
Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 SP1 1
Read our reviewer's take on this Windows-only management program.
Novell ZENworks 6.5
Find out what our reviewer thinks of this multiplatform client-management suite.
My Horror-to-Glory DNS Tale 2
IT Hero Douglas R. Spindler spins a DNS success tale.
Start Clustering! 7
It's not just for the enterprise anymore. Learn how to set up a simple high-availability cluster and why you should do so.
iSCSI Essentials
iSCSI, the standard for encapsulating SCSI commands in TCP/IP packets, is the low-budget solution for clustering and load balancing.
Master-Level Microsoft Stack Training with John Savill

Get 30 hours of comprehensive training covering the complete Microsoft solution stack. Invest a few hours each week and become the #1 Microsoft expert in your organization.

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* Deploying, Managing, and Maintaining Windows
* Key Features of Active Directory from Windows 2000 to Windows Server 2012
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* Using PowerShell to Automate Common Tasks
* PLUS a preview of Windows 10

 

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