Introduction To C# And Visual Studio For Beginners

C# Tutorial For Beginners

In this tutorial we’ll start looking at the C# programming language. C# is a popular programming language that can be used to create programs for tablets, phones, web servers, and desktops. The Syntax of C# is similar to Java, C++, and JavaScript and is one of many languages that can be used for .NET programming. If you’re ready to learn about programming in C#, Microsoft makes available a wonderful community edition of their powerful Visual Studio IDE.…

77 Helpful Technet Articles For Advanced Microsoft System Administrators

77 Helpful Technet Articles For Advanced Microsoft System Administrators

In this post, we’ll cover a whopping 77 Helpful Technet Articles For Advanced Microsoft System Administrators! We have neatly arranged articles into categories such as Active Directory, Configuring Network Services, File and Storage Solutions, Configuring High Availability, Identity and Access Solutions, as well as Continuity and Disaster Recovery.

Active Directory Articles


3 Concepts of Administering Windows Server 2012

When Administering Windows Server 2012 you will often need to use Powershell commands as well as command line tools to complete important tasks. These commands and tools operate on very verbose IT jargon. This article aims to simplify the terms, commands, and tools required to make administering windows server an easier task.

Administering Windows Server

The Terms

Authoritative Restore
Specifies that the contents of a certain portion of the Active Directory on a domain controller should override any changes on other domain controllers, regardless of their sequence numbers.…

Domain Controllers in Active Directory


Domain controllers are the key piece of active directory network infrastructure since they are responsible to authenticate all users and computers in the domain. DNS or domain name service is a critical piece of supporting the logon and authentication process. Two types of domain controllers are read only, and read write. The read only version contains a copy of the ADDS database that is read only.…

What is Active Directory

active directoryActive Directory Domain Services are the core piece of software that power enterprise networks running the Windows operating system. An Active Directory Domain Services database is the means by which all domain objects, user accounts, computer accounts, and groups are stored. This provides a searchable directory, while providing a method to apply configuration and security settings for any object in the network. Other components of Active Directory Domain Services include, forest, domain, and organizational units (OUs).…