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I'm a Senior Solutions Architect at a Philadelphia area IT consulting firm. I currently focus on Microsoft technologies, but I have a background in vSphere, Cisco 802.11, and OS X deployment and management as well.

I occasionally blog about work related things that interest me. Click on the website link to the left if you're interested.

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comment Can anybody explain why DFS-Replication is not supported on Cluster Shared Volumes (CSVs)?
I'm curious. Why do you want to replicate your CSVs with DFS-R? Why not use the native Hyper-V replica?
Mar
12
answered How to stop DISM resetting activation?
Mar
11
comment Windows Active Directory naming best practices?
At the time this was written, it was not reserved.
Mar
10
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Mar
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comment How to cause workstations on network to install msi package?
SMS was rebranded to SCCM over a decade ago.
Mar
4
comment Remote desktop connection to WinPE 8.0
WinPE isn't meant to be an application runtime environment like that.
Mar
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comment Remote desktop connection to WinPE 8.0
You didn't answer my question. why?
Mar
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comment Remote desktop connection to WinPE 8.0
Why? What is the larger problem you're trying to solve?
Feb
26
comment Set NTP server on all AD members (old and newly connected) using w32tm or PowerShell?
Why? Why not just sync the PDC Emulator to an external source and let everything else in the domain sync from it automatically the way the system was designed to work?
Feb
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Feb
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comment Automate domain join and computer name in deployment
This depends entirely on how you're deploying the OS. What toolset are you using? MDT? WDS? Something else?
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