Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Technical Overview. PLEASE READ (hidden slide) To deliver this presentation effectively, you need to be familiar with Windows Server 2008 R2 management.

Similar presentations

Presentation on theme: "Technical Overview. PLEASE READ (hidden slide) To deliver this presentation effectively, you need to be familiar with Windows Server 2008 R2 management."— Presentation transcript:

1 Technical Overview

2 PLEASE READ (hidden slide) To deliver this presentation effectively, you need to be familiar with Windows Server 2008 R2 management features and functions. Please read the accompanying document entitled Managing Windows Server 2008 R2 white paper to familiarize yourself with the content prior to presentation. If more technical knowledge is desired please become familiar with the resources mentioned in this presentation and the white paper.

3 PLEASE READ (hidden slide) This template is designed for use with Office PowerPoint 2007. The charts and graphics can be edited with PowerPoint 2007, but not with PowerPoint 2003. This template uses Microsoft’s corporate font, Segoe and Segoe is not a standard font included with Windows, so if you have not already done so, you need to install it on your computer How to install Segoe: Get the font at: \\Showsrus\images\Corporate_Fonts\PC\Segoe or Copy all the.ttf files into your c:\windows\fonts folder Questions: email

4 Today’s IT management challenges Streamlined management in Windows Server ® 2008 R2 Overview of Windows Server 2008 management features A closer look at Windows PowerShell™

5 Increasing demands for IT Reliance on technology for critical operations Always available, from anywhere Increasing complexity Adding capabilities adds management burden Most IT cost is managing existing systems Trends of the future magnify challenges Move to data centers – large scale, virtualization, remote management Outsourcing – lower skilled, high turnover users

6 New and improved consoles Windows Deployment Services Server migration Best Practices Analyzer Windows Reliability and Performance Monitor Windows ® virtualization management Windows power management Active Directory ® and identity management Windows PowerShell


8 Driver provisioning Multicasting VHD support Image multicasting IPv6 support Extensible firmware interface

9 The most common way of adding new servers to an existing environment Today it is time consuming and error-prone Migration guides provide detailed instructions for supported roles Preparation, migration, and verification Target roles: File, DHCP, Active Directory, DNS, Print Migration cmdlets help migrate: Core OS settings: Local Users and Local Group Memberships, Networking, Data/Share migration Data and settings for top roles: File, DHCP

10 Reduces improperly configured servers Validates configuration information Enhances infrastructure reliability Improves server compliance Provides corrective action advice Knowledge grows over time Supports command line scan

11 Consolidates several stand-alone tools Easily customize data collection and event trace sessions Provides reliability monitoring functionality Performs diagnostic reporting

12 Supports Open VHD format Permits management through WMI Exposes performance counters Support critical failure notification Supports Guest Operating Systems Permits the backup of running VMs Integrated Shadow Copy Supports point-in-time snapshots

13 Helps control costs Improves design and implementation methods Windows Server 2008 R2 makes power management easy Supported by: Virtualization Automatic power management features Manual features to measure power use and manage power configurations

14 Active Directory server role enhancements New forest functional level Windows PowerShell management Microsoft System Center Management Pack Active Directory Administrative Center Recycle Bin Offline domain join Managed service accounts Active Directory Federated Services update Authentication assurance

15 Designed to reduce the cost and effort required to manage your IT infrastructure Easy to adopt, easy to support, and easy to share Created to help standardize and automate all your management processes, improving administrator efficiency and minimizing human error Now includes the Integrated Scripting Environment (ISE) graphical interface Support for transactions enables you to group commands and treat them as a single task

16 Revolutionary interactive shell and scripting language Included in Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 Suports Script Remoting Reduces the time-to-results with consistent vocabulary and syntax Provides asynchronous execution Supports Eventing Allows delegated and consistent management Improved Server Role Coveage Contains a Cmdlet-based debugger Utilizes the.NET Framework Supports transactions Hundreds available cmdlets

17 Windows Server 2008 R2 is a significant advance in streamlining IT management Improvements include: New and improved consoles Best Practices Analyzer Windows Reliability and Performance Monitor Enhanced virtualization management Enhanced power management Extended identity management Windows PowerShell

18 © 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. Microsoft, Active Directory, Hyper-V, Windows PowerShell, Windows, and other product names are or may be registered trademarks and/or trademarks in the U.S. and/or other countries. The information herein is for informational purposes only and represents the current view of Microsoft Corporation as of the date of this presentation. Because Microsoft must respond to changing market conditions, it should not be interpreted to be a commitment on the part of Microsoft, and Microsoft cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information provided after the date of this presentation. MICROSOFT MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, AS TO THE INFORMATION IN THIS PRESENTATION.

Download ppt "Technical Overview. PLEASE READ (hidden slide) To deliver this presentation effectively, you need to be familiar with Windows Server 2008 R2 management."

Similar presentations

Ads by Google