Get up to speed on the new features of Windows Server 2008 R2 with this indispensableguide. Designed for busy IT professionals, it′s the perfect go–to resource for quick answers and real–world solutions as you administer the new server OS. You′ll find easy–to–read lists, quick–reference tables, helpful thumb tabs, and much more in a handy, compact format that puts the information you need at your fingertips.
Getting started and adding roles and functionality
Managing users, groups, directories, and the centralized desktop
Handling folder security, disk management, storage, backup, and recovery
Monitoring and maintaining web servers
Troubleshooting IP and managing remote access
Doing performance tuning and maintaining virtual servers
2 Add Server Roles and Functionality.
3 Automating Administrative Tasks with Windows Server 2008 R2.
4 User and Group Maintenance.
5 Directory Management and Replication.
6 Maintaining and Controlling the Centralized Desktop.
7 Folder Security, Access and Replication.
8 Backup and Recovery.
9 Disk Management and Storage.
10 Web Server and Maintenance.
11 Administrating DNS.
12 IP Troubleshooting.
13 Managing Server Remote Access.
14 Maintaining Your Virtual Servers.
15 Performance Tuning and Monitoring.
16 Keeping Your Servers Up to Date.
Chris Henley, IT Professional Evangelist for Microsoft, has worked in IT for more than 15 years. Chris specializes in client and server technologies.