Breaking Into Windows Server 2019: Network Features: High Performance SDN Gateways

Another happy Wednesday to all of our great readers! Brandon Wilson here again to give you another pointer to some more information from the Windows Core Networking team on the Top 10 networking features in Windows Server 2019. This time around, they are once again covering some of the new Software Defined Networking (SDN) capabilities… Read more

Breaking Into Windows Server 2019: Network Features: Software Defined Networking (SDN)

Happy Wednesday to all of our great readers! Brandon Wilson here once again to give yet another pointer to some more outstanding content/information from the Windows Core Networking team on the Top 10 networking features in Windows Server 2019. This time around, they are covering some of the new Software Defined Networking (SDN) capabilities in… Read more

Breaking Into Windows Server 2019: A Faster, Safer Internet

Happy Thursday all! Brandon Wilson back again to introduce you to yet another new post in the blog series by the Windows Core Networking team on the Top 10 networking features in Windows Server 2019. Here is a light overview from the Product Group…. “This week, the Windows Core Networking team continues their Top 10… Read more

Breaking Into Windows Server 2019: LEDBAT: Latency Optimized Background Transport

Happy Thursday all! Brandon Wilson here to give a heads up to all of our outstanding readers about a new post in the blog series by the Windows Core Networking team on the Top 10 networking features in Windows Server 2019. To say it in the Product Group’s own words, here you go… “This week, the… Read more

Breaking into Windows Server 2019: Network Features: Accurate Network Time (Seriously!)

Happy Wednesday Everyone! Brandon Wilson here to give a quick heads up to all of our outstanding readers about a new blog series being posted by the Windows Core Networking team on the Top 10 networking features in Windows Server 2019. This has some seriously cool implications on time services in Windows, in addition to being some awesome… Read more

Let’s Build a Switch Embedded Team in SCVMM!

Hello, my name is Michael Godfrey and I am a Platform’s Premier Field Engineer (PFE) at Microsoft. I have been a Fabric Administrator for the past few years and have made it a habit of building quite a few Hyper-V Clusters with System Center Virtual Machine Manager. I have helped a lot of customers deploy… Read more

Simple PowerShell Network Capture Tool – Update

Hello all. Jacob Lavender here once again for the Ask PFE Platforms team to give you an update on the little sample tool that I put together at the end of last year. The original post is located here: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/askpfeplat/2017/12/04/simple-powershell-network-capture-tool/ But before you fly off to read that post – as good as it was,… Read more

Infrastructure + Security: Noteworthy News (January, 2018)

Hello there! Stanislav Belov here to bring you the next issue of the Infrastructure + Security: Noteworthy News series!   As a reminder, the Noteworthy News series covers various areas, to include interesting news, announcements, links, tips and tricks from Windows, Azure, and Security worlds on a monthly basis. Enjoy!  Microsoft Azure Start/Stop VMs during off-hours… Read more

Demystifying Schannel

Hello all! Nathan Penn here to help with some of those pesky security questions that have lingered for years. Recently I have been fielding several questions on “How do I make sure that I am only using the TLS 1.2 protocol?”, “Can you disable 3DES and the legacy ciphers?”, and the “I just got back… Read more

Infrastructure + Security: Noteworthy News (September, 2017)

Hi there! Stanislav Belov here to bring you the September edition of the Infrastructure + Security: Noteworthy News series! As a reminder, the Noteworthy News series covers various areas, to include interesting news, announcements, links, tips and tricks from Windows, Azure, and Security worlds on a monthly basis. Enjoy! Microsoft Azure Backup and disaster recovery… Read more