Creating remediation actions for System Insights

This post was authored by Garrett Watumull, PM on the Windows Server team at Microsoft. Follow him @GarrettWatumull on Twitter. Quick overview System Insights enables you to configure custom remediation scripts to automatically address the issues detected by each capability. For each capability, you can set a custom PowerShell script for each prediction status. Once… Read more

Manage Storage Spaces Direct in Windows Server 2016 with Windows Admin Center (Preview)

Hi! I’m Cosmos. Follow me @cosmosdarwin on Twitter. At Microsoft Ignite 2017, we teased the next-generation in-box management experience for Storage Spaces Direct and Hyper-Converged Infrastructure built on Windows Admin Center, known then as ‘Project Honolulu’. Until now, this experience has required an Insider Preview build of Windows Server 2019. The most consistent feedback we’ve… Read more

(Cross post) Industry Collaborates on Standards to Tackle Management Challenges of Multi-Vendor Data Centers

Hi folks, Ned here again with some words from our MS colleagues in private cloud management and Mohan Kumar at Intel: Private and hybrid cloud datacenters with software defined infrastructure increasingly deploy horizontal, scale-out solutions, which often include large quantities of simple servers. Microsoft recognized this shift in industry early on and started to invest… Read more