Useful commands for Windows administrators – Managing a Windows 2000 Active Directory with about 100 servers, over 1500 computers and 35 sites, the following commands often helped me answer questions or solve problems.<br /> Most commands are "one-liners", but for some I had to make an exception and go to the right directory first.<br /> <br /> These commands could all be used in batch files, though some may need some "parsing" with FOR /F to retrieve only the required substrings from the displayed information.
Security Event Descriptions – This article contains descriptions of various security-related and auditing- related events, and tips for interpreting them. <br /> <br /> These events will all appear in the Security event log and will be logged with a source of "Security."
Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2008 technical documentation, downloads, and additional resources – Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2008 are the most advanced Windows Server operating systems yet, designed to power the next generation of networks, applications, and Web services. With these operating systems you can develop, deliver, and manage rich user experiences and applications, provide a highly secure network infrastructure, and increase technological efficiency and value within your organization.<br /> <br /> <br /> (LOL)
10 iozone Examples for Disk I/O Performance Measurement on Linux – If someone is complaining that a database (or any application) running on one server (with certain filesystem, or RAID configuration) is running faster than the same database or application running on another server, you might want to make sure that the performance at the disk level is same on both the server. You can use iozone for this situation.