How to give the WSUAN writing team feedback

The Windows Server User Assistance for Networking (WSUAN) writing team is always looking for feedback from you. We want to ensure that the current documentation that is published is correct, complete, and effective. We are also very interested in what you would like to see for networking documentation in future versions of Windows. You can give…


This ain’t your granddaddy’s Windows Server

It used to be that cars were relatively easy to diagnose and repair. I’m no mechanic, but I know that troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairing a ‘53 Chevy was much different than doing the same for a Toyota Prius. As the systems in cars have become more complex and interdependent, so too has Microsoft networking software….


Spotlight on the Windows Filtering Platform

Windows Filtering Platform (WFP) is a new architecture introduced in Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008. WFP allows independent software vendors (ISVs) to filter and modify TCP/IP packets, monitor or authorize connections, filter Internet Protocol security (IPsec)-protected traffic, and filter remote procedure calls (RPCs). With WFP, you can examine or modify outgoing and incoming packets…


IT professional resources for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 networking

Here are links to the IT professional content published by the Windows Server UA Networking team in the Windows Server 2008 TechCenter: “What’s New in Networking” topic at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd391869.aspx   “What’s New in Network Access Protection” topic at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd378823.aspx    “What’s New in Network Policy Server (NPS)” topic at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd391911.aspx “What’s New in DNS” topic…


Great to see the networking MVPs at the Microsoft MVP Summit 2009!

I was fortunate to be involved in helping Microsoft product teams put together a series of presentations for networking-focused Microsoft Most Valued Professionals (MVPs) at the MVP Global Summit 2009 here in Seattle and Redmond. Although there was no official Networking track for MVPs, we had good attendance at our sessions. It was great to…


Additional networking blogs at Microsoft

Here is a list of other networking product team blogs at Microsoft: Microsoft Windows DHCP Team blog at http://blogs.technet.com/teamdhcp/default.aspx Network Access Protection Team blog at http://blogs.technet.com/nap/default.aspx Routing and Remote Access blog at http://blogs.technet.com/rrasblog/ Windows Core Networking blog at http://blogs.msdn.com/wndp/default.aspx Network Monitor blog at http://blogs.technet.com/netmon/default.aspx IPv6 blog at http://blogs.technet.com/ipv6    Additionally, take a look at the Microsoft…

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Welcome to the Windows Server User Assistance Networking (WSUAN) team blog!

The purpose of this blog is to provide timely information about the documentation for Windows networking technologies that is produced by the networking writing team in the Windows Server User Assistance group here at Microsoft. We also want to have a channel of communication between ourselves and you, the IT professionals and developers who work…