Deep Dive: Active Directory ESE Version Store Changes in Server 2019

Hey everybody. Ryan Ries here to help you fellow AD ninjas celebrate the launch of Server 2019. Warning: As is my wont, this is a deep dive post. Make sure you’ve had your coffee before proceeding. Last month at Microsoft Ignite, many exciting new features rolling out in Server 2019 were talked about. (Watch MS… Read more

TLS Handshake errors and connection timeouts? Maybe it’s the CTL engine….

Hi There!  Marius and Tolu from the Directory Services Escalation Team.  Today, we’re going to talk about a little twist on some scenarios you may have come across at some point, where TLS connections fail or timeout for a variety of reasons.    You’re probably already familiar with some of the usual suspects like cipher suite… Read more