Nano Server – How to install Nano Server as IIS

Hi everyone, In previous post, you learned how to create Nano Server image on two different ways, with PowerShell and Nano Server Image Builder. In this post, I will show you how to create Nano Server as IIS and make functional web sites. Before start, I want to share some information with you about Nano…

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Nano Server – How to prepare Nano Server image

Hello everyone, In the first post of “Nano Server” series, I have briefly introduced Nano Server.  Now is time to learn how to prepare Nano Server image. Nano Server cannot be selected as installation option from DVD, ISO or bootable USB. In order to create .vhd / .vhdx file with installed Nano Server, you need to…

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How to install and configure DHCP – Basic

One of the most important network services is DHCP. Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is a client/server protocol which allows hosts to obtain necessary TCP/IP configuration information from a DHCP server, with IP address and other related configuration information (subnet mask, default gateway, name servers). From Microsoft Windows Server 2003 operating system, DHCP Server service is standard…

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How to install Exchange 2016

Hello everyone, In this post, I will show you how to install Exchange 2016 CU4. Installing process in pretty simple, but some prerequisites need to be met. Prepare Active Directory Install Unified Communications Managed API (UCMA) 4.0 If you forget to do that, Exchange installation wizard will stop installation process after checking prerequisites, and show you what…

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Installing Windows Server 2016 Essentials

Windows Server Essentials (formerly known as Windows Small Business Server or SBS) is an integrated server suite from Microsoft, designed for running network infrastructure of small and midsize businesses having no more than 25 users or 50 devices. With Windows Server 2012, Microsoft started with developing Essentials edition, and latest version is Windows Server 2016…

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How to install SQL Server 2016

This is a first post in “How to install” series. I will show you how to install SQL Server 2016, ie. how I like to install SQL Server, and for this purpose I will use SQL Server 2016 Enterprise edition. At the first place, hardware need to be prepared before installation. This means that the disks for…

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