Windows Server 2008 http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9302/more en Performing a System State Backup from the Command Line http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2008/performing-system-state-backup-command-line <div class="node-body article-body">In Windows Server 2008 and later, you can use the Wbadmin.exe command-line utility to perform a system state backup.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2008/performing-system-state-backup-command-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2008/performing-system-state-backup-command-line#comments Windows Server Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2008 command-line utilities command-line utilities faq FAQ security Security server configuration backup server configuration backup system state backups system state backups Wbadmin.exe Wbadmin.exe windows server windows server Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2008 Thu, 27 Mar 2014 16:00:00 +0000 99161 at http://windowsitpro.com Hortonworks Data Platform 2.0 for Windows Now Generally Available http://windowsitpro.com/windows-azure/hortonworks-data-platform-20-windows-now-generally-available <div class="node-body article-body">The folks over at Hortonworks have announced today that the latest Hadoop implementation for Windows has now released and is available for download.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-azure/hortonworks-data-platform-20-windows-now-generally-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-azure/hortonworks-data-platform-20-windows-now-generally-available#comments Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2008 Azure Hadoop Hadoop Hortonworks Hortonworks Windows Azure Windows Azure windows server windows server Tue, 21 Jan 2014 17:10:00 +0000 93421 at http://windowsitpro.com Configuring FTP over SSL in Microsoft IIS http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft/configuring-ftp-over-ssl-microsoft-iis <div class="node-body article-body">Here's what you need to know to set up FTP over SSL in Microsoft IIS 7.0 and later.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft/configuring-ftp-over-ssl-microsoft-iis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft/configuring-ftp-over-ssl-microsoft-iis#comments Windows Server 2008 Microsoft faq FAQ FTP FTP Microsoft Microsoft Microsoft IIS 7.0 Microsoft IIS 7.0 security Security SSL SSL Thu, 26 Dec 2013 22:37:00 +0000 91241 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows BranchCache Management Pack Joins the R2 Support List http://windowsitpro.com/operations-manager/windows-branchcache-management-pack-joins-r2-support-list <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has updated the Management Pack for Operations Manager 2012 to support the R2 wave of releases.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/operations-manager/windows-branchcache-management-pack-joins-r2-support-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/operations-manager/windows-branchcache-management-pack-joins-r2-support-list#comments Windows Server 2008 Operations Manager BranchCache BranchCache Management Pack Management Pack Operations Manager Operations Manager OpsMgr OpsMgr SCOM SCOM windows server windows server Mon, 16 Dec 2013 14:14:00 +0000 91121 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows PowerShell Failover Clustering http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/windows-powershell-failover-clustering <div class="field-deck"> How to set up and use the PowerShell FailoverClusters module </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The PowerShell FailoverClusters module is available when the Windows Server Failover Clustering feature is installed. Take advantage of its numerous cmdlets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/windows-powershell-failover-clustering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/windows-powershell-failover-clustering#comments Windows Server Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2008 PowerShell Failover Clustering Failover Clustering FailoverClusters module FailoverClusters module WFSC management WFSC management Windows Windows Windows PowerShell Windows PowerShell windows server windows server Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:26:00 +0000 90431 at http://windowsitpro.com Breaking News: Active Targeted Attacks Against Vista, Windows Server 2008, Office 2003-2010, Lync http://windowsitpro.com/security/breaking-news-active-targeted-attacks-against-vista-windows-server-2008-office-2003-2010-ly <div class="node-body article-body">Primarily, located in the Middle East and South Asia, right now, the situation is dire enough that Microsoft is releasing a Security Advisory (2986666) to help mitigate the effects until a proper security update is available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/breaking-news-active-targeted-attacks-against-vista-windows-server-2008-office-2003-2010-ly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/breaking-news-active-targeted-attacks-against-vista-windows-server-2008-office-2003-2010-ly#comments Windows Server 2008 Windows Vista Microsoft Office Security Lync Lync Microsoft Office Microsoft Office Office 2003 Office 2003 Office 2010 Office 2010 Security Advisory Security Advisory Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2008 windows vista Windows Vista Tue, 05 Nov 2013 22:21:00 +0000 87511 at http://windowsitpro.com KMS Host Support for Windows 8.1 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/kms-host-support-windows-81 <div class="node-body article-body">There's an update now available that brings Windows 8.1 support to your Key Management Service (KMS) host.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/kms-host-support-windows-81" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/kms-host-support-windows-81#comments Windows 8.1 Windows 7 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2008 Windows Vista Key Management Service Key Management Service KMS KMS Support Support Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Tue, 15 Oct 2013 13:38:00 +0000 85301 at http://windowsitpro.com Block IE11 from Automatically Installing for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-7/block-ie11-automatically-installing-windows-7-and-windows-server-2008-r2 <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft will distribute IE11 through Automatic Updates (AU) and Windows Update (WU) along with regularly scheduled patches. Like they have done in the past, Microsoft has released a toolkit that allows organizations to halt the automatic installation of IE11 so they can manage the distribution throughout the infrastructure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-7/block-ie11-automatically-installing-windows-7-and-windows-server-2008-r2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-7/block-ie11-automatically-installing-windows-7-and-windows-server-2008-r2#comments Windows 7 Windows Server 2008 Automatic Updates Automatic Updates GPO GPO IE11 IE11 Internet Explorer 11 Internet Explorer 11 Windows 7 Windows 7 Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows Updates Windows updates WSUS WSUS Thu, 10 Oct 2013 19:00:00 +0000 84921 at http://windowsitpro.com Performing Offline Domain Joins http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/performing-offline-domain-joins <div class="node-body article-body">With the djoin.exe command-line utility, you can join a Windows client computer to a domain, even in the presence of a read-only Active Directory domain controller or when the client computer is offline.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/performing-offline-domain-joins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/performing-offline-domain-joins#comments Windows Active Directory Windows 7 Windows Server 2008 Security Active Directory Active Directory djoin djoin faq FAQ security Security Windows Windows Windows 7 Windows 7 Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows Server 2008 R2 Thu, 26 Sep 2013 04:00:00 +0000 81941 at http://windowsitpro.com An Easy Way to Protect Active Directory Objects from Being Accidentally Deleted http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/easy-way-protect-active-directory-objects-being-accidentally-deleted <div class="node-body article-body">With Windows PowerShell, you can simultaneously enable the "Protect object from accidental deletion" property for all Active Directory user and computer objects with one simple command.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/easy-way-protect-active-directory-objects-being-accidentally-deleted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/easy-way-protect-active-directory-objects-being-accidentally-deleted#comments Windows 8 Active Directory Windows 7 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2008 PowerShell Security Active Directory Active Directory faq FAQ security Security Windows 7 Windows 7 Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows PowerShell Windows PowerShell Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 Thu, 19 Sep 2013 04:00:00 +0000 81921 at http://windowsitpro.com