Archive for the 'Microsoft' Category

Zabbix: Monitoring Windows Services

Posted on March 9th, 2015 · Posted in Microsoft, Zabbix

This time we’re going to look at how to monitor any Windows Service with the Zabbix agent. Zabbix website guide is quite clear, but none the less here’s a short.. read more

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Windows Server NTP Sync from external source

Posted on December 11th, 2013 · Posted in Microsoft

One thing most forget is that the Windows Domain Controllers also need to be configured properly for time synchronization. It’s easy to forget as it takes quite a few months,.. read more

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Missing disk cleanup utility in Windows Server “Fix”

Posted on December 3rd, 2013 · Posted in Development, Microsoft

Microsoft has for some reason left Disk Cleanup utility as a Desktop Experience component in the previous Windows Server 20xx editions which has made quite a few of us sad,.. read more

WSUS 3.0 – Client machines replace previous clients in WSUS

Posted on August 13th, 2013 · Posted in Microsoft, Miscellaneous

In a virtual environment (VMware, Citrix, Hyper-V ….) it’s easy to clone VM’s back and forth, and sometimes it has some unexpected results which aren’t noticed right away. One of.. read more