IUSR vs Application Pool Identity – Why use either?

(pasted from my email clippings. I’m on holiday right now, catching up on paperwork!) The TLDR version is: using AppPoolIdentity as both the App Pool Account and Anonymous user account lets you have multiple isolated anonymous websites on one box. IIS 7.x and upwards (as of Win2008 R2 and Windows 2008 SP2, also in IIS 8.x in Windows Server…


Migrando o Network Information Services (NIS) e Windows SFU 2003 para Subsystems for UNIX-based Applications e Identity Management for UNIX – Active Directory Domain Services

Por Caio Cesar – Revisado por Josue Yen Uma das dúvidas de nossos clientes sobre a atualização do Active Directory Domains para o Windows Server 2008 R2 AD DS Domains é o que deve ser preparado e alterado quando se tem um SFU instalado no domínio 2003 e existem vários clientes UNIX/Linux se autenticando através…


Exchange Server 2007 Management Shell/Scripting

Por Caio Cesar, reviewed by Eduardo Tavares de Almeida Neste post irei mostrar alguns comandos comuns que administradores utilizam para a gerência e troubleshooting do Exchange Server 2007 (Hub/CAS/Edge/Mailbox Roles). 1. Habilitando uma resource mailbox e configurando-a para o auto accept de reuniões: Primeira fase, habilitando: a) Set-Mailbox -Identity “MailboxName” -Type Room Segunda fase, habilitando…


Migrando para o Forefront Online Protection for Exchange

By: Caio Ribeiro César / Technical Reviewer: Eduardo Tavares de Almeida Este artigo faz uma referência à documentação da Microsoft que pode ser acessada atraváves do link abaixo: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh228011.aspx Irei explicar os passos envolvidos na migração de seu ambiente que pode ser um Postini, Barracuda, IronPort, IronMail para a solução da Microsoft Forefront Online Protection…


Edge Cloning para High Availability e Disaster Recovery

Por Caio Ribeiro César / Technical Reviewer: Eduardo Tavares de Almeida Esta ação permite que um administrador exporte e importe a configuração de um Edge Transport server. Isto nos dá a habilidade de implementar configurações idênticas dos Edge Transport Servers, testar alterações de configurações em um ambiente clonado ou até nos ajudar em um disaster…


The Basics of SMB Signing (covering both SMB1 and SMB2)

SMB Signing Overview Server Message Block (SMB) is the file protocol most commonly used by Windows. SMB Signing is a feature through which communications using SMB can be digitally signed at the packet level. Digitally signing the packets enables the recipient of the packets to confirm their point of origination and their authenticity. This security…

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FIM Management Agents from Partners

Update 11 October 2010: This blog post has been converted into a Wiki page instead so that we can provide a more living document. Please go to: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/fim-2010-management-agents-from-partners.aspx Forefront Identity Manager includes a number of different management agents to connect to a variety of data sources. To enable you to connect to other data sources,…


MOSS 2007 Blob caching and it’s limitations

A really nice new feature coming with MOSS 2007 is blob caching. A similar feature existed in MCMS 2002 was a predecessor of the WCM layer in MOSS 2007. Blob caching allows caching of binary objects like images, style sheets and documents on the MOSS front end server machine which heavily reduces the traffic to…

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MaxUserPort – what it is, what it does, when it’s important

What can we say about MaxUserPort that hasn’t already been said? Not a lot, it would seem. He’s a beautiful dancer, perhaps? Ahh, such gentle humour, and nary a kitten drowned anywhere. But TCP port shenanigans are fairly frequently misunderstood, so let’s talk about the very basics of MaxUserPort. NB: This is all pre-Vista behaviour…