Windows Package Publisher: Publish Firefox updates with WSUS

The Windows Package Publisher is a free extension for the WSUS to update third-party products. This means that standard software such as Adobe Reader or various web browsers can be kept up to date. These instructions show the…

Windows Admin Center v2009: Advanced management of Hyper-V and file services, Docker installation

Just two months after the last release, Microsoft will submit another update from Windows Admin Center. This time, the focus is on improving popular modules such as those for Hyper-V and file servers. The container tool is now…

Subscription only: Microsoft announces Exchange 2022

At Ignite, Microsoft announced that it would bring new versions of the Office server in the second half of 2021. In addition to Skype for Business, SharePoint and Project Server, there is also an update for Exchange. It…

Microsoft completes Windows 10 20H2, preview for Windows Server available

The next version of the client OS should be available as October 2020 update will be available soon. It is a small release with few new features, but longer support. This announcement follows the preview of the next…

Create and manage a new team in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is divided into teams and underlying channels. Even members of cross-departmental projects can use it to organize themselves without the assistance of the IT department. This also applies to rights management, where administrators only have to…

Neu in VMware vSphere 7 U1: Tanzu-Integration, höhere Configuration Maximums, SMB-Support für vSAN File Services

Rund ein halbes Jahr nach dem Erscheinen von vSphere 7 legt VMware das Update 1 nach. Es bietet eine verein­fachte Variante der Kubernetes-Infra­struktur und eine höhere Skalier­barkeit für VMs, Hosts und Cluster. vSAN 7 U1 erweitert die File…

Migrate from Exchange to Microsoft 365 with MigrationWiz from BitTitan

Hybrid Exchange implementations offer a migration path from local servers to Microsoft 365. Especially with larger organizations, moving the mail system to the cloud is associated with considerable effort. MigrationWiz can automate many steps and identify dependencies in…

Convert Linux installations from WSL1 to WSL2

With Windows 10 2004 Microsoft introduced version 2 of the subsystem for Linux, which is based on a new architecture and uses a utility VM. If you have already installed distributions under WSL1, you can convert them to…

Automatically issue and renew SSL certificates through AD certification authority and GPO

If you issue certificates for internal web servers, RD Web Access or WSUS via a Windows CA, then you can automate this process. This also prevents services from failing due to expired certificates. Appropriate templates and a GPO…

Microsoft is disabling RemoteFX vGPU and removing it in February 2021

RemoteFX included an interesting graphics option for virtual desktops right from the start, in which Hyper-V can virtualize a GPU and make it available in the VMs as vGPU. Microsoft is retiring this feature for security reasons, first…