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SharePoint Server Cumulative Updates Will Arrive Monthly

Microsoft announced that its cumulative updates (CU) for SharePoint Server will now arrive every month.

Practical PowerShell Part 1: 1-Line Commands

Before you can run, you have to learn to walk.

Pop Quiz: Migrating to Windows 8.1

Applies to the "Install and upgrade to Windows 8.1" objective of Exam 70-687.

Microsoft Security Update for July Released, 29 Flaws Addressed

Microsoft today released its monthly security update, which includes two items rated "critical," three "important" bulletins and one "moderate" fix.

Microsoft Tweaks Windows Update Client

An update to Microsoft's Windows Update/Microsoft Update client was released this week.

Exchange Online Service Restored after Outage

Microsoft had an Exchange Online service outage in the North American region that lasted most of the day on Tuesday, June 24.

Import CSV Cleanup into PowerShell

Here's a quick way to import a CSV file without the need to heavily edit it for compatibility.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2: Upgrading SYSVOL to DFSR

Applies to the "Configure the Active Directory infrastructure" objective of Exam 70-412.

Microsoft Launches Office 365 Roadmap Program

Looking to bring some transparency and clarity to the Office 365 software release schedule, Microsoft has released a new service that will keep users up to date on changes made.

Function Junction: Running Functions with PowerShell Remote

Here's how to launch a function when you're not physically at the intended system.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 IPAM Architectures

Applies to the "Configure Network Services" objective of Exam 70-412.

SQL Server 2012 SP2 Released

Microsoft this week released SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 2.

Creating EXE Aliases in PowerShell

Here's how to create an alias in PowerShell to save time.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 Backup and Restore

Applies to the "Implement business continuity and disaster recovery" objective of Exam 70-412.

Man-in-the-Middle OpenSSL Vulnerability Gets Fix

Those using the online encryption protocol OpenSSL are urged to upgrade their client due to a recently discovered flaw, according to the OpenSSL Foundation.

Windows Server 2012 R2 VM Support Through Amazon Now Available

Amazon's Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) offerings now supports access to Windows Server 2012 R2 virtual machines.

Microsoft Offers Security Bulletin Reporting Tool

Microsoft this week has released the "myBulletins" online service -- a tool that allows IT to pick and choose which product patches to be informed about.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 Access Denied Assistance

Applies to the "Configure file and storage solutions" objective of Exam 70-412.

PowerShell PSDrive In

Here are a few tricks that you can use in conjunction with a PSDrive.

Internet Explorer Dev Update Site Goes Live

Status.modern.ie, a Microsoft Web site aimed at keeping the public informed on what new features and tweaks will be making their way into future updates and versions of IE.

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