If you are running WS2012 Essentials and upgrade your connected computers from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 then you may experience an Alert Viewer error after the upgrade is complete: But do not be concerned as the resolution is a simple reboot of the connected PC – Simple! From The Windows Server Essentials and Small […]
Ed Bott is highlighting a firmware upgrade from HP which enables the MicroServer to continue on with the installation of WS2012 Essential R2 without the system hanging. So if you want to install Windows 8.1 or Server 2012 Essentials R2 onto the ProLiant MicroServer N40L or the newer Gen8 N54L then make sure you update […]
The HP and Microsoft Blog Coffee Coaching has a short 4 minute video and a blog post on their new deployment options available in Windows Server 2012 R2 using the Windows Server Essentials Experience Role: You can find their blog post here.
The Windows Server Essentials and Small Business Server Blog have a nice write up on the My Server 2012 R2 Windows 8 and Windows Phone apps. Available in the Windows Store and the Windows Phone Store as a free download. My Server 2012 R2 allows you to access your business files and folders located on […]
Today, Seagate introduced the company’s newest business storage offering, the Business Storage Windows Server 4-bay NAS. Running a Dual Core 2.13 GHz Intel Atom CPU, 512MB DRAM, 4 SATA II channels with Hot swappable/lockable trays, the Business Storage 4-bay NAS is available in configurations of 4TB, 8TB, 12TB and 16 TB with RAID 0, 1, […]
Small Business Trends says the HP MicroServer is ideal for first timers: “When you get to the place that you need a server for your business, it seems a daunting task to purchase one. Hewlett Packard (HP) has made it easy with a new product aimed at business owners who are setting up their first […]
You may receive a 404 error when you use Internet Explorer 11 to access Remote Web Access (RWA) on a Windows Home Server 2011-based server. If this happens to you then there is a solution; as a update from Windows Update. More information on this error is available in Microsoft KB article 2885314.
If you are an owner of the WD Sentinel DX4000, then there is a software update for you. Version 01.07.03.13 has the following change log: Features Enhancements: Software images for WD Sentinel DX4000™ and WD Sentinel RX4100™ are now combined into one single image Server Recovery ISOs for WD Sentinel DX4000™ and WD Sentinel RX4100™ […]
For those of you wishing to know more about the HP ProLiant Gen8 MicroServer then we have a couple of reviews for you. The first is from Neowin which takes a look at the units setup and configuration, its management features, as well as storage features, noise and power: “The HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 looks […]
If you would like to try out Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, then a 180 day trial has become available at the TechNet Evaluation Center. This is a great way for you to test this latest version of WS2012 Essentials for 6 months and if you decide to purchase there is no need to reinstall […]