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Mar
3
comment How to improve a Java build server's performance?
@user2784896: blogs.technet.com/b/askcore/archive/2012/02/07/…. The Disk Sec/ per Read/Write Performance Counter tells you how many seconds it takes to complete a 4K operation.
Mar
3
comment How to improve a Java build server's performance?
+1: I'd emphasize disk latency. Regardless of the theoretical limits of your system, if a single 4K read or write is taking longer than 10ms, then you have hit the practical limit of your disk system.
Mar
3
comment What does a developer need to know about Windows Server?
Every Windows developer needs to understand Active Directory.
Nov
20
answered hyper v force merge .avhd
Aug
2
accepted strange case of Domain admin != local Admin
Jul
21
comment System drive on SSD; pagefile to its own drive?
Pagefile on a ramdisk? Why not just get rid of that extra layer and just have more free ram??
Jun
8
awarded  Caucus
Feb
18
awarded  Yearling
Jan
26
comment How to convince a corporation to use DNS?
+1: To convince a business to endorse a solution, build a business case.
Dec
21
comment Configuring roaming profiles
Anytime. Did you ever post your other question?
Dec
18
comment Configuring roaming profiles
@Joe: That is a whole nother question that needs to be posted as such. Short Answer is: It depends on your configuration.
Dec
18
answered Configuring roaming profiles
Dec
9
comment Moving primary domain controller to new server
@MarkM: That doesn't change the fact that you can't demote a DC with the PDC emulator role. And if it goes down, you'll end up having to seize the role.
Dec
9
comment 10 servers to administer and I'm a history major
Nope, in his case, just 5 is a must.
Dec
4
comment When does it make sense to use Terminal Service Gateway?
Yes, it is filthy easy to setup.
Nov
30
comment Filesystem for web developing
@mailq: +1. Plus that should be posted as an answer.
Nov
15
comment Survive a Software Audit
@rosepost1150: Like we said earlier, it should be directed at Autodesk for a definitive answer.
Nov
10
comment set up another email server(@demo.local) within a large company(@example.com)
@Hooligan: That is not possible since that would be a syntax error.
Oct
31
comment How do I purge or empty Windows Explorer's network username and sharename cache?
@Abel: Actually, the shortcut is a Junction link. They are protected because they are there for backward compatibility. And older programs not Junction aware can possibly delete the folder target and not the link itself.
Oct
18
comment file ownership for new files with administrator - why is it giving ownership to the group administrators?
It becomes obvious once you realize what kind of privileges ownership of an object entails to you.