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Posts Tagged ‘Windows Server 2019’

General availability of Azure Files on-premises Active Directory Domain Services authentication

Migration updates – Migration Manager general availability and SPMT adds Teams support

Using Azure Update Management to Automate On-Premises Server Patching

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/core-infrastructure-and-security/using-azure-update-management-to-automate-on-premises-server/ba-p/1337422

Update Management solution in Azure:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/automation/automation-update-management

You can use the Update Management solution in Azure Automation to manage operating system updates for your Windows and Linux machines in Azure, in on-premises environments, and in other cloud environments. You can quickly assess the status of available updates on all agent machines and manage the process of installing required updates for servers.

Azure Service Fabric 7.1 Release + Feature Roadmap

MSIX Packaging Tool April 2020 release is now available

Windows Admin Center update 1910.2 is now generally available

Azure Backup support for SQL Server 2019 and Restore as files

Introducing the new Microsoft Edge and Bing

Announcing the general availability of Windows Admin Center, version 1910

DSC Resource Kit Release

Windows Server 2019 adds support for Office 365 ProPlus

https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/windowsserver/2019/10/07/windows-server-2019-adds-support-for-office-365-proplus/

  • Run Office 365 ProPlus on Windows Server 2019
  • Leverage flexibility of Windows Server 2019 to implement single and multi-session capabilities
  • Deploy FSLogix to ensure smooth user profile roaming and end user experience at log on
  • Use OneDrive with the Files On-Demand capabilities for optimized storage and retrieval of user files

Improving the Office app experience in virtual environments (FSLogix)

September 30, 2019 Leave a comment

Security baseline (FINAL) for Windows 10 v1903 and Windows Server v1903

September 24, 2019 Leave a comment

How to use X-Forwarded-For header to log actual client IP address?

September 24, 2019 Leave a comment

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/IIS-Support-Blog/How-to-use-X-Forwarded-For-header-to-log-actual-client-IP/ba-p/873115

The directory the custom logs are stored in:

  • In IIS 7/7.5/8: %SystemDrive%\inetpub\logs\AdvancedLogs
  • In IIS 8.5+: %SystemDrive%\inetpub\logs\LogFiles

Improving the Office app experience in virtual environments – FSLogix – Windows Server 2019

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2019/07/01/improving-office-app-experience-virtual-environments/

  • FSLogix technology, which improves the performance of Office 365 ProPlus in multi-user virtual environments, is now available at no additional cost for Microsoft 365 customers.
  • Windows Server 2019 will add support for OneDrive Files On-Demand in the coming months.
  • Office 365 ProPlus, our flagship Office experience, will be supported on Windows Server 2019.
  • And we’ve added new capabilities to Outlook, OneDrive, and Microsoft Teams in Office 365 ProPlus to improve the user experience in a virtualized environment.

What is FSLogix? https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/fslogix/overview

FSLogix solutions include:

  • Profile Container
  • Office Container
  • Application Masking
  • Java Version Control

Heres what you can do with FSLogix solutions:

  • Maintain user context in non-persistent environments
  • Minimize sign in times for non-persistent environments
  • Optimize file IO between host/client and remote profile store
  • Native (Local) profile experience, eliminating many compatibility issues with solutions using visible redirection, such as User Profile Disk (UPD).
  • Simplify the management of applications and ‘Gold Images’
  • Specify the version of Java to be utilized by specific URL and applications

ConfigMgr: VIDEO – Peer Caching / Branch Caching

Infrastructure + Security: Noteworthy News (May, 2019)

Windows Admin Center 1904 GA update is now available!

May Patch Tuesday updates are out with fix for new “ZombieLoad” CPU vulnerability

Service Fabric Patch Orchestration Application Open Source Announcement