Tag Archives: Windows 8

Windows Client OS Life Cycle

End of Support of Windows Client Operating Systems End of Sales of Windows Client Operating Systems Reference: Windows lifecycle fact sheet

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How to deploy VDI using Microsoft RDS in Windows Server 2012 R2

Remote Desktop Services is a server role consists of several role services. Remote Desktop Services (RDS) accelerates and securely extends desktop and applications to any device and anyplace for remote and roaming worker. Remote Desktop Services provide both a virtual … Continue reading

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VMware vSphere 6.0 VS Microsoft Hyper-v Server 2012 R2

Since the emergence of vSphere 6.0, I would like to write an article on vSphere 6.0 vs Windows Server 2012 R2. I collected vSphere 6.0 features from few blogs and VMware community forum. Note that vSphere 6.0 is in beta … Continue reading

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How to configure SMB 3.0 Multichannel in Windows Server 2012 Step by Step

SMB Multichannel The SMB protocol follows the client-server model; the protocol level is negotiated by the client request and server response when establishing a new SMB connection. Windows Server 2012 introduces a feature called SMB 3.0 Multichannel. Multichannel provides link … Continue reading

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Data Deduplication in Windows Storage Server 2012 R2

Deduplication in Windows Server: Data deduplication involves finding and removing duplication within data without compromising its fidelity or integrity. The goal is to store more data in less space by segmenting files into small variable-sized chunks (32–128 KB), identifying duplicate … Continue reading

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Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter: Switching from vSphere to Hyper-v Made Easy

Are you having difficulty funding a renewal license of expensive VMware vSphere? There is an alternative brand that adds greater value to the business reducing costs, and accelerating your journey to the cloud. Making the shift from VMware to Microsoft … Continue reading

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Windows Server Patching Best Practices

This article provides actionable advice about how to manage patches to reduce downtime while still maintaining the security of software services through the proactive reduction of dependencies and the use of workaround solutions. Patching Requirements Windows Server patches, hotfixes and … Continue reading

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