EBS Security Demo – TechNet EDGE

Lingan Satkunanathan shows off some of the security features in this recent interview on TechNet EDGE.  He’ll talk about how we lock things down out of the box, how you can change settings once you’re installed, and also talks about features like NAP and IPSec.  Definitely worth checking out!   EBS Security demo and PM…

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Videos from WPC

EBS activities continue at the Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston this week.  Visit www.VARvid.com to see and hear partners in Houston discuss their thoughts and plans around EBS. For example, a video interview with Ed Correia of Sagacent Technologies is here, and an interview with Oliver Sommer of Trinity Computer (and EBSfaq.com and EBS car fame)…

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The Security Server

The Security Server is the second server installed in a Windows Essential Business Server 2008 deployment. It integrates with the existing Management Server and it is automatically configured for the typical needs of a <300 seat business. The Security Server offers stateful and stateless firewall protection, higher-layer protocol filtering on all traffic, and spam and…

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The Management Server

Part of evaluating Windows Essential Business Server 2008 is about understanding how it all fits together.  As you hopefully know by now Essential Business Server 2008 runs on three Servers.  Today we’re going to cover what is actually installed on the management server and explain a little about its purpose. The Management Server is the…

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The EBS Configuration Store

Earlier this week we blogged about the mmsutils.exe /changeip feature for changing IP addresses on your servers.  We gave an example of what was actually happening when you updated the IP address and we mentioned some changes to the Configuration Store.  What is the Configuration Store you ask? As you know EBS is a Solution…

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Hidden goodness - a unique tool to change IP addresses across products

So you’ve set up your EBS environment and now you want to change the public facing interface on your Security Server.  Perhaps you’ve removed your old firewall or you simply have had an environment change.  As you can probably guess it’s not such a trivial task to do manually.  So in the spirit of making…

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