.NET 2.0 and Server Core in Windows Server 2008 R2

This time I’ll cover what I meant last time by a subset of .NET 2.0, with future posts covering the other additions in more detail. Not everything required for full .NET 2.0 support is included in Server Core. Instead of increasing the Server Core footprint to add functionality that isn’t “core” to Server Core (couldn’t…


Server Core changes in Windows Server 2008 R2

Now that a build of Windows Server 2008 R2 has been released, I can start talking about what we have been working on. In a Windows Server 2008 R2 Server Core installation we have: ·         Active Directory Certificate Services is now an available Server Role. ·         WoW64 support for 32bit applications is now an optional…