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What are System Center DPM 2016 limitations?

By Stephen J. Bigelow 01 May 2018

Not every tool is right for the job of backing up data. Find out what limits System Center DPM 2016 protection and which alternatives cover what it lacks. Read More

Copy files from the host to a Hyper-V machine

By Nirmal Sharma 18 Jan 2018

There are many ways to copy files from the host to a Hyper-V machine, including Enhanced Session Mode and the Copy-VMFile PowerShell cmdlet. Follow these steps for each method. Read More

Windows 7 launches, offers salvation from Vista

By Bridget Botelho 22 Oct 2009

With Windows 7, IT shops now have a desktop operating system they can look forward to, plus, they gain a handful of administration tools. See more articles related to Windows 7 adoption and migration, application ... Read More

Guard the line with Windows Defender features

By Ed Tittel 11 Jan 2018

The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update took Windows 10 security up a notch by adding advanced features to Windows Defender, including Application Guard and Exploit Guard. Read More

How desktop virtualization vendors are improving management

By Robert Sheldon 06 Feb 2018

IT pros want to see better security and more monitoring capabilities in their virtual desktop management tools. The ultimate goal is a quality user experience, though. Read More

Windows application management software comes to IT's aid

By John Powers 25 Apr 2018

Application management software is a necessity for organizational continuity and security. Without any such software, absent patches threaten end users' applications. Read More

PowerShell Core's march ahead gives pause for IT admins

By Tom Walat 31 Aug 2017

As Microsoft's PowerShell Core open source project progresses, some question the future of Windows PowerShell in the company's cloud-focused strategy. Read More

2 ways to attach SQL Server database files to Linux containers

By Michael Otey 16 Aug 2018

SQL Server files can be stored outside of Docker containers in host directories or volumes. Here's how to set up SQL Server on Linux databases and attach them to containers. Read More

Systems management software heads for the cloud

By Ed Scannell 01 May 2018

Systems management providers are pushing their on-premises offerings to the cloud, as well as developing or acquiring pure cloud-based software in hopes of staying relevant. Read More

Server OS patching doesn't have to be as painful as you fear

By Stuart Burns 19 Jun 2017

OS patching is like a mechanic's job -- you need different tools for different makes and models. SCCM, Satellite and Landscape provide upkeep for IT's sports cars and SUVs. Read More