How to configure ASR in Windows Server Essentials 2016

Hello Windows Server Essentials friends, Windows Server Essentials (or the Essentials Experience role found in Windows Server Standard or Datacenter) can be leveraged to quickly provision and enable a full Disaster Recovery site in the cloud using built-in Microsoft Azure integration features. The solution is composed of two Azure products: Azure Virtual Network: Azure… Read more

Windows Home Server 2011 End of Mainstream Support

Windows Home Server 2011 mainstream support ended in the second quarter of 2016. You can see all of the support lifecycle dates on the Microsoft Lifecycle page here. What does this mean for you? This means that Microsoft will no longer issue security updates for the Home Server-specific components that make up Windows Home Server… Read more

Windows Server Essentials 2016 – Update two on Remote Web Access

Hello, An update for the remote web access feature went live in May and so the workaround suggested in this previous blog can be undone. Users will now be able to get to http://servername/remote or without errors, regardless of how long the server has been online. Thanks, Scott Johnson    … Read more

Information about SBS 2008 Product Support Lifecycle

This blogs post underlines the Product Support Lifecycle of the Windows Small Business Server 2008 and its individual components. The support lifecycle for Windows Small Business Server 2008 is determined by its individual component’s support lifecycles. We are publishing this information as a few SBS 2008 integrated components have reached its end of support. Here… Read more

Windows Server Essentials 2016 – Update on Remote Web Access

Hello, Remote Web Access, a feature inside Windows Server Essentials 2016 (also used in the Windows Server Essentials role that is available in Windows Server Standard 2016 and Windows Server Datacenter 2016) may cause users to experience trouble connecting remotely. The issue occurs after Office 365 with AAD Integration is completed and a certain amount… Read more