Microsoft.com Operations

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    Remote Desktop has changed the way we interact with our servers. However if you have a farm of 50+ servers…heck even 10 servers, having to Remote into each server can not only be time consuming but cause your fingerprints to wear off. Utilizing tools such as WMI (Windows Management Instrumentation),...
  • Blog Post: Top 10 Topics for MSCOM Ops…Jobs and 3rd Party Tools

    We're just gonna keep feeding this stuff to you as we get replies... Question: What's your one 'must-have' software product that isn't produced by MS? Good question. I would have to say Keynote. We use this 3 rd party, (O/S and platform agnostic), tool to measure our internet availability. It has...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft.com Operations Scripts…Coming To TechNet Magazine

    One of the first comments we received after we kicked off this blog was: What are the top 10 scripts we use What problems do they solve What technology did we use to create them Could we show you some examples. Wow…what a timely and great question, and what a great way for us...
  • Blog Post: Top 10 Topics for MSCOM Ops…The TOOL MAN Cometh!! (Part 3)

    Well we were rummaging around in our collective tool box and we came up with the following: FILEMON – Used for tracking down which processes are accessing particular files or particular drives on your system. http://www.sysinternals.com/Utilities/Filemon.html KERNRATE – Very useful for tracking down...