Windows Server 2012 http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9303/more en More Fine-Tuned Firewall Rules http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/more-fine-tuned-firewall-rules <div class="field-deck"> Tweak that firewall rule with ICMP support and IP address ranges </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This article rounds out our coverage of Windows Firewall with two more tools to let you refine your firewall rules: ICMP support and IP address ranges.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/more-fine-tuned-firewall-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/more-fine-tuned-firewall-rules#comments Windows Server 2012 R2 ICMP ICMP IP address ranges IP address ranges Ping Ping PowerShell PowerShell Windows Firewall Windows Firewall Windows Power Tools Tue, 17 Feb 2015 17:59:00 +0000 129741 at http://windowsitpro.com Migrating Core Infrastructure Roles from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012 R2 - Starts March 25th http://windowsitpro.com/node/130221 <div class="node-body link-body">Presented by Orin Thomas | March 25th @ 11am, 1pm, 3pm EST: The end of extended support for Windows Server 2003 is fast approaching. This course will take you through the process of upgrading important server roles from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012 R2.Orin will focus on migrating Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, File Servers, WSUS, Certificate Services and IIS workloads from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012 R2.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/fingerprint_0.jpg?1424703951" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/node/130221" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows Server 2012 R2 Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:11:00 +0000 130221 at http://windowsitpro.com Controlling Windows Firewall with PowerShell http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/controlling-windows-firewall-powershell <div class="field-deck"> Stop turning off Windows Firewall and learn how to tame it! </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One of the most important (and overlooked) parts of Windows Server setup is configuring Windows Firewall. Instead of (gasp!) just turning the silly thing off, learn how to configure it automatically.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/controlling-windows-firewall-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/controlling-windows-firewall-powershell#comments Windows Server 2012 automated setup automated setup PowerShell PowerShell Server setup Server setup Windows Firewall Windows Firewall Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:00:00 +0000 122681 at http://windowsitpro.com Free eBook on Windows 2003 Server Migrations http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2003/free-ebook-windows-2003-server-migrations <div class="node-body article-body">A short eBook, released as a free resource from Dell, contains links and information on developing a proper migration plan.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2003/free-ebook-windows-2003-server-migrations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2003/free-ebook-windows-2003-server-migrations#comments Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2003 eBook eBook Windows Server 2003 Windows Server 2003 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 Mon, 08 Dec 2014 13:04:00 +0000 124481 at http://windowsitpro.com Update Rollup Released for Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/update-rollup-released-windows-81-windows-rt-81-and-windows-server-2012-r2 <div class="node-body article-body">November's Update Rollup for Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 has been released.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/update-rollup-released-windows-81-windows-rt-81-and-windows-server-2012-r2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/update-rollup-released-windows-81-windows-rt-81-and-windows-server-2012-r2#comments Windows 8.1 Windows Server 2012 R2 Update Rollup Update Rollup Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Windows RT 8.1 Windows RT 8.1 Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:50:00 +0000 123131 at http://windowsitpro.com A Fixed MS14-066 Being Reoffered to Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012 http://windowsitpro.com/security/fixed-ms14-066-being-reoffered-windows-server-2008-r2-and-2012 <div class="node-body article-body">A fixed MS14-066 update is heading out through the Windows Update wires.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/fixed-ms14-066-being-reoffered-windows-server-2008-r2-and-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/fixed-ms14-066-being-reoffered-windows-server-2008-r2-and-2012#comments Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2008 Security TLS TLS windows server windows server Windows Update windows update Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:43:00 +0000 123101 at http://windowsitpro.com Cumulative Update Information Added to Windows Update History in November Updates http://windowsitpro.com/windows-update/cumulative-update-information-added-windows-update-history-november-updates <div class="node-body article-body">A new, permanent history entry has been added to Windows to allow users to see quickly the current state of the operating system level.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-update/cumulative-update-information-added-windows-update-history-november-updates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-update/cumulative-update-information-added-windows-update-history-november-updates#comments Windows 8.1 Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Update Update History Update History Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Windows Update windows update Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:00:00 +0000 122531 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Cloud Platform System Brings Azure to On-Prem http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/microsoft-cloud-platform-system-brings-azure-prem <div class="field-deck"> Azure in a box </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft on Monday held an enterprise cloud event in San Francisco and announced, among other things, the Cloud Platform System. This is a sort of "Azure consistent cloud in a box"—well, a datacenter-friendly rack or set of racks—that will let enterprise customers take advantage of its private and hybrid cloud capabilities. Microsoft also announced new Azure VM and storage capabilities and a new Azure Marketplace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/microsoft-cloud-platform-system-brings-azure-prem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/microsoft-cloud-platform-system-brings-azure-prem#comments Cloud Hybrid Cloud System Center 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Azure Azure Azure cloud cloud cloud platform systems cloud platform systems Microsoft Microsoft on-premises on-premises private cloud private cloud public cloud public cloud Satya Nadella Satya Nadella storage capabilities storage capabilities Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:40:00 +0000 120131 at http://windowsitpro.com Worth Knowing: Security Updates Fail for Windows Server 2012 if BitLocker is not Installed http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/worth-knowing-security-updates-fail-windows-server-2012-if-bitlocker-not-install <div class="node-body article-body">If you've uninstalled, or not installed, BitLocker on Windows Server 2012, you'll not be able to install security patches without this hotfix.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/worth-knowing-security-updates-fail-windows-server-2012-if-bitlocker-not-install" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/worth-knowing-security-updates-fail-windows-server-2012-if-bitlocker-not-install#comments Windows 8 Windows Server 2012 Security BitLocker BitLocker Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:52:00 +0000 115981 at http://windowsitpro.com Bug Fixed: Let the Windows Server 2003 Migrations Continue http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/bug-fixed-let-windows-server-2003-migrations-continue <div class="node-body article-body">A just released hotfix will fix Kerberos communication issues in mixed Windows Server environments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/bug-fixed-let-windows-server-2003-migrations-continue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/bug-fixed-let-windows-server-2003-migrations-continue#comments Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2003 hotfix Hotfix Windows Server 2003 Windows Server 2003 Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:50:00 +0000 114851 at http://windowsitpro.com