Understanding Features on Demand and role persistence in Windows Server 2012

A new option in Windows Server 2012, Features on Demand, allows for the removal of unwanted feature payloads from a Windows Server 2012 image before or after deployment. The way Features on Demand works is that it takes the payload (binaries for all components and permissions, registry settings, etc. for previously installed and configured components)…

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Now that we’ve RTM’d, what you can expect from the blog

As many of you probably heard, we RTM’d Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 and Windows RT yesterday.  In the event that you’ve been under a rock, you can read the release about RTM here: http://windowsteamblog.com/windows/b/bloggingwindows/archive/2012/08/01/windows-8-has-reached-the-rtm-milestone.aspx Now that we have hit RTM and bits will soon be available for some of you, I wanted to give…

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