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Windows Server 2019 Administration Fundamentals - Second Edition

By : Bekim Dauti
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Windows Server 2019 Administration Fundamentals - Second Edition

By: Bekim Dauti

Overview of this book

Windows Server 2019 is the server operating system introduced by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems, developed concurrently with Windows 10. This book will not only get you started with Windows Server 2019, but will also help you prepare for the MTA 98-365 exam. With step-by-step instructions and easy-to-understand graphics, you will become well-versed with the roles, features, and functions of Windows Server 2019. Starting with the installation process, upgrades, and basic configuration, you will move on to explore roles and features such as Active Directory, Hyper-V, remote access, storage, and printers. The book then takes you through maintenance and troubleshooting tasks to guide you in efficiently managing Windows Server 2019. In addition, it covers Windows Server 2019 best practices using real-world examples. Complete with questionnaires, and detailed answers at the end of the book, you can test your understanding of the concepts covered in each chapter. By the end of this book, you will be equipped with the knowledge you need to troubleshoot, update, and maintain servers so as to ensure business continuity.
Table of Contents (21 chapters)
Title Page

Understanding GP

You may need to configure the home page of a company's website to open when the browser is launched on the organization's computers, deny access to all removable media drives on the organization's computers, or block Microsoft accounts from being used on the organization's Windows 10 computers. All of these things and many other advanced configurations can be accomplished via GP in a Windows Server domain-based network without the need to use third-party applications. It enables you to set up advanced configurations that will limit the user's ability to change settings both on local computers and on domain-joined computers.

That being said, GP is a Windows Server 2019 feature that applies restrictions at the user and computer level, whereas GPOs are administrative templates that enable system administrators to configure what users...