Windows server

From my mailbag:

I turn off the PC at home or the office once in a while. Now, I’ve server at colocation center. Do we need to run server 24/7? I do reboot the server once a month. Is it advisable to completely power off a server once in a while instead of 24/7 running?

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Linux captures the ‘green’ flag, beats Windows 2008 power-saving measures Independent tests show that Red Hat Linux pulls as much as 12% less power than Windows 2008 on identical hardware.

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Five useful command-line tools built into Windows for finding out if system has been hacked / cracked or not.

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Describes how to setup iSCSI under Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 2003 server using Microsoft iSCSI Software Initiator.

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Microsoft has announced Open Source Interoperability Initiative. From the announcement press release : The Open Source Interoperability Initiative exists to foster more open engagement between Microsoft and open source communities. It will encompass a broad range of facilities, events, and resources supporting interoperability, including labs, plug fests, technical content and opportunities for ongoing cooperative development. […]

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FastCGI is a language independent, scalable, open extension to CGI that provides high performance without the limitations of server specific APIs. I’m very big fan of FastCGI. Almost all my Apache / Lighttpd servers are powered by php FastCGI. Today Microsoft announced the official release of their FastCGI extension for IIS server version 5.1 and […]

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Does any one know if the Evolution will work with Microsoft Exchange Server 2007? I’ve client and she needs to connect to corporate Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. The problem is – connectivity doesn’t work. If anyone has any information or workaround please comment back. Update 31/Dec/2007: Rocky pointed me to a thread about MAPI based […]

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