Remote Server Admin Tools for Windows 8

If, like me, you’ve been keenly awaiting RSAT for Windows 8, there’s been a spot of confusion lately. Some people were declaring that the RTM tools were available even though the page was clearly labelled “Release Preview”, then the page disappeared from the Microsoft Download Center completely. Happily though, the wait is over and you can now download 32- or 64-bit versions: Remote Server Admin Tools for Windows 8 This is good news for people who want to use the new Server Manager to manage their infrastructure from their desktop (Windows Server 2012 will work natively, obviously, and you can … Continue reading Remote Server Admin Tools for Windows 8

Windows 8 Release Preview, PowerShell 3.0 and Windows Server 2012 Release Candidates – All the Links You Need

Yesterday Microsoft posted the Release Preview of Windows 8 for download. You can go and get the setup executable from: Download Windows 8 Release Preview If you want ISO images so you can prep some removable media, you need to go to: Windows 8 Release Preview ISO images Once you’ve installed the Windows 8 Release Preview, if you’re one of those lucky, lucky people who spends their day managing Windows Server, you’ll also want to get these: Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 8 Release Preview If you’re one of the enlightened people who uses Windows PowerShell, but you can’t … Continue reading Windows 8 Release Preview, PowerShell 3.0 and Windows Server 2012 Release Candidates – All the Links You Need