Setting the ASP Configuration in IIS7

Configuring your ASP application environment in IIS 7 differs from the process used in previous versions of IIS. Microsoft has centralized the settings and made them easier to maintain. ...

How to fight hacker attacks on Exchange servers

As most security folks know, the holidays are a peak time for hacker activity. Not only do the levels of spam and phishing attacks increase, but direct assaults on Exchange servers ...

Windbg Minidump Tutorial:Setting up & Reading Minidump Files

This is a tutorial on how to set up and read your minidump files when you receive a BSOD (blue screen of death) in the attempts to gain further insight as to the cause of the problem. ...

MANAGING VMWARE ESX USING VMM

For machine virtualization, the most popular hypervisors on the market today include Citrix Xen, Microsoft Hyper-V and Virtual Server, Linux KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine), and ...

Installing Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server

Introduction to Table Storage in Windows and SQL Azure

In addition to SQL Azure, Windows Azure features four persistent storage forms Tables, Queues , Blobs and Drives. In this article we will focus on Tables. Table Storage Tables are a ...

How to Enable and Disable Global Audit Policy

Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) auditing in Windows Server 2008 haschanged significantly from previous versions of Windows Server. Microsoft introducedmore granular auditing ...

SSRS Reporting Services & Architecture

SQL Server Reporting Services [SSRS] is Reporting system based on SQL Server. It provides a set of tools & services enabling us to create, manage, and deliver reports for ...

Data Compression in SQL Server 2008

Data compression is a new feature introduced in SQL Server 2008. It enables the DBA’s to effectively manage the MDF files and Backup files. There are two types of compressions, 1. Row ...

PowerShell Tutorial – Loops (For, ForEach, While, Do-While, Do-Until)

Loops are an essential construct in any programming language as they enable a block of code to be repeatedly executed. This can be useful for iterating through items in an object or ...