The TechNet Events Team has been hard at work recording “How-To” videos covering a wide variety of Microsoft Technologies, and they are now available in a single location up on TechNet.
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Featured Topic: Windows Server
Windows Server 2008 Initial Configuration
In this video, Keith Combs shows you the initial configuration tasks that need to be completed once you install Windows Server 2008.
Windows Server 2008 Virtualization
In this video, Keith Combs discusses a general overview of Windows Server 2008 Virtualization including how you create and manage virtual machines.
Granular Password Setting
In this video, Chris Henley shows you a new feature in Windows Server 2008 Active Directory that allows you to set additional password policies beyond the domain settings.
Server Core Role Installation
In this video, Keith Combs demonstrates how to install roles and features associated with the core installation option.
Windows Server 2008 Server Manager
Join Chris Henley as he provides a look into Windows Server 2008 Server Manager which consolidates tools into a single interface to allow you to more effectively administrate and manage your server.
In this video, Keith Combs describes why to consider the core installation option from a technical overview perspective.
Server Core Hyper-V Prerequisites
Join Keith Combs as he shows prerequisites to think about when you install Windows Server 2008 Server Core.
Server Core Networking
In this video, Keith Combs goes through a demonstration of Windows Server 2008 – Core Installation Option, where he configures a virtual machine and shows you how to establish baseline network connectivity.
Server Core Activation
In this video, Keith Combs continues his demonstration of Windows Server 2008 – Core Installation Option, where he configures a virtual machine and shows you activation.
Server Core – Domain Join
In this video, Keith Combs continues his demonstration of Windows Server 2008 – Core Installation Option, where he configures a virtual machine and shows you how to join this virtual machine to the Contoso.com domain.
Featured Topic: Terminal Services
Terminal Services – Overview
In this video, Matt Hester gives you a general overview of the new features available with Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services.
Terminal Services – Gateway Server
In this video, Matt Hester talks about terminal services gateway service, which enables a secure scenario and authorize remote users to connect to resources on another network.
Terminal Services – Remote Apps
In this video, Matt Hester talks about the remote app. capabilities inside terminal server, that allow us to share out apps across the different areas in our environment.
Terminal Services – Gateway Server Monitoring
In this video, Matt Hester talks about terminal service gateway monitoring capabilities, specifically around the auditing events.
Terminal Services – Web Access
In this video, Matt Hester talks about remote app. capabilities built into Windows Server 2008 terminal services, specifically the terminal services web access component.
Terminal Services – Gateway Server and NAP
In this video, Matt Hester talks about enhancing security within the terminal services gateway server, called the network access policy services.