Windows Server 2008 R2: Tips on Automating and Managing the Breadth of Your IT Environment
Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 provide the automation platform and a set of solutions that empower your customers to manage the breadth of their IT environment. This demo-heavy session shows you how you can use Windows PowerShell 2.0, WMI and WinRM 2.0 to fully automate your Windows world all the way from hardware and Server Core to System Center products. It also helps you optimize your Server Management capabilities and shows you how you can scale your management experience as you move from Windows Server 2008 R2 Management tools to Microsoft System Center. Solution demos include Server Manager, Remote Server Administration Tool enhancements and Best Practices Analyzers (BPA) a new addition to Windows Server 2008 R2 that helps you diagnose server configuration problems and maintain optimal server configurations.