Be a Microsoft MVP

What is a Microsoft MVP? Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals are technology experts who passionately share their knowledge with the community. They are always on the “bleeding edge” and have an unstoppable urge to get their hands on new, exciting technologies. They have very deep knowledge of Microsoft products and services, while also being able to […]

Parallels RAS 18.1

Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS) 18.1 is now available for download. This is an update that builds on the larger release of Parallels RAS 18 back in December 2020. The new Parallels RAS 18.1 includes stability, security and scalability improvements along with new functionality. I’m very happy to see that one of my feedback were implemented “Fixed: UPD configuration is not automatically disabled when […]

Azure File Sync

[Updated] – Azure File Sync v13

The Azure File Sync agent v13 is now available for servers which are configured to automatically update and as well as available on Microsoft Update and Microsoft Download Center. This is a major release so we have many new cool improvements and some bugfix: Authoritative upload Authoritative upload is a new mode available when creating […]

Attack Surface Reduction: why is important and how to configure in production

Questo articolo è disponibile anche in lingua italiana al seguente link: Attack Surface Reduction: cos’è e come configurarlo al meglio | WindowServer.it Attack Surface Reduction (ASR) are rules that are part of Windows Defender Exploit Guard that block certain processes and activities, with the aim of limiting risks and helping to protect your organization. Attacks […]

Microsoft Endpoint Manager: how to configure Windows Firewall policies

Questo articolo è disponibile anche in lingua italiana al seguente link: Microsoft Endpoint Manager: configurare il Windows Firewall | WindowServer.it The Cloud-Only scenario is becoming stronger in the client environment, especially for SMEs where many of the services are delegated outside the corporate infrastructure. However, there remains the age-old compliance issue that, in the absence […]

Windows Server

Windows Server 2022 RTM

Last week, Microsoft dumbfounded everyone with the announcement of the evaluation version of Windows Server 2022. The product is not yet in GA, so it is not for use in production or mission critical environments, but it is a build final with all the features present and working. The reason why they arrived earlier than […]

Azure File Sync

Azure File Sync v12.1

The Azure File Sync agent v12.1 it’s now on Microsoft Update and Microsoft Download Center. Improvements and issues that are fixed: Agent auto-update fails to update the agent to a later version FileSyncErrorsReport.ps1 script does not provide the list of per-item errors Note: If agent version 12.0 is installed on your servers, you will need […]