I stumbled across this by reading about Windows Server 2019, it is a Host Guardian Service (HGS), which is responsible for providing attestation and key protection services that enable Hyper-V to run Shielded virtual machines. This “Host Guardian Service” (HGS) was introduced in Windows Server 2016 actually, and since that time, it’s possible to run shielded VMs (VMs […]
What is Azure File Sync?
With generalization of cloud storage services, many vendors, including Microsoft offers syncing services. In this post, we’ll talk about What is Azure file Sync and what’s the different scenarios for usage. If you’re already using Azure File Sync or you think you know all about this service from Microsoft, you can skip to another post. […]
Windows Server 2019 GA Download
Yes, the news just came out a few hours ago, Windows Server 2019 GA download is available. This is a major news today. The new Microsoft Server OS came out just a week after Ignite so here we go, Microsoft released Windows Server 2019. It seems that the price of Windows Server 2019 is up […]
Windows Server 2019 What’s new?
As you know, Windows Server 2019 shall be out this year. While nobody has really the exact date, you can get some of the latest info from those guys who will discuss some of the most important features that will be in that release. We have a post about Windows Server 2019 (based on preview […]
What is Microsoft MSIX Packaging Tool?
MSIX Packaging Tool enables you to update your existing (or older) win32 application packages to the MSIX format. You can run your older desktop installers through this tool and obtain an MSIX package that you can install on your machine and upload to the Microsoft Store (coming soon). According to Microsoft, it will be manageable […]
Remote Desktop Web Client for Windows Server 2016 and 2019 Preview is Generally Available
The announcement came out on Twitter later today, that Microsoft Remote Desktop Services Team has released a new product. In fact, a Remote Desktop Web Client for Windows Server 2016 and 2019 Preview is Generally Available. A production-ready Remote Desktop Web Client for Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019 Preview. Available through PowerShell deployment, via […]
Windows Server 2019 What’s New – Insider Preview Build 17666
About a week ago, Microsoft has released Windows Server 2019 Insider preview build 17666. We’ll have a look at this build and check what’s new in this release. We have already reported on Windows Server 2019 here and also we have reported on Microsoft has released the new build of the Windows Server vNext Long-Term Servicing […]
Microsoft Windows Admin Center is GA – Free Download
Microsoft surprisingly released Project Honolulu that we recently wrote about here and here, under a new name – Windows Admin Center. This sounds good, but not only sounds, we like this project so much that we decided to write and promote this product once more time. What is Windows Admin Center and why we like it […]
Project Honolulu and Windows Server 2019
We were playing with Windows Server 2019 (Tech Preview) in the lab, as well as with Project Honolulu. The Windows Server 2019 was installed on vSphere 6.5 in the lab, as a new VM with default settings of Windows Server 2016. As you can imagine, everything worked as it should. After installing VMware tools, I […]
Windows Server 2019 Announced
A new announce from Microsoft about an upcoming release of Windows Server 2019. The product is in an early stage of development but there has been quite a lot of details published already. No, Microsoft isn’t leaving the server space so Windows Server 2019 will not be free, but prepare to pay more for this […]