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Performance Video – Windows Server 2012 ODX on EMC arrays

May 31, 2013 Leave a comment

If you’ve ever wanted to know like how fast data can be copied in Windows Server 2012, watch this video .

All new technologies with the new ODX and SMB3 technologies in Windows Server 2012, it is now possible to speed up data copy with EMC Storage


Capacity Planner for Hyper-V Replica

May 23, 2013 Leave a comment

A good guide to plan your Hyper-V replica.

Microsoft Jumpstart Videos for Windows Server 2012 Exam 70-417 Prep

November 7, 2012 Leave a comment


for all,  that has the Microsoft Jumpstart could not see live , here are the links to the session videos.

Session 1: Installing and configuring servers based on Windows Server 2012 – no link

Session 2: Monitoring and maintaining Windows Server 2012  – no link

Session 3: Managing Windows Server 2012 by using Windows PowerShell 3.0

Session 4: Managing storage for Windows Server 2012

Session 5: Implementing network services

Session 6: Implementing Direct Access

Session 7: Implementing failover clustering – no link

Session 8: Implementing Hyper-V

Session 9: Implementing failover clustering with Hyper-V

Session 10: Implementing Dynamic Access Control

Session 11: Implementing Active Directory Domain Services

Session 12: Implementing Active Directory Federation Services


Thanks to Rick Claus & Ed Liebermann



Windows Sever 2012 – KMS Setup Key’s for Deployment

October 15, 2012 Leave a comment

Hi all,

anyone who wants to install a server (or client) by an unattended installation (not necessarily) need a applicable setup key. You can use these setup key’s for your new KMS client.

Windows Server 2012 Setup Keys

Operating system edition KMS Client Setup Key
Windows Server 2012 Core BN3D2-R7TKB-3YPBD-8DRP2-27GG4
Windows Server 2012 Core N 8N2M2-HWPGY-7PGT9-HGDD8-GVGGY
Windows Server 2012 Core Single Language 2WN2H-YGCQR-KFX6K-CD6TF-84YXQ
Windows Server 2012 Core Country Specific 4K36P-JN4VD-GDC6V-KDT89-DYFKP
Windows Server 2012 Server Standard XC9B7-NBPP2-83J2H-RHMBY-92BT4
Windows Server 2012 Standard Core XC9B7-NBPP2-83J2H-RHMBY-92BT4
Windows Server 2012 MultiPoint Standard HM7DN-YVMH3-46JC3-XYTG7-CYQJJ
Windows Server 2012 MultiPoint Premium XNH6W-2V9GX-RGJ4K-Y8X6F-QGJ2G
Windows Server 2012 Datacenter 48HP8-DN98B-MYWDG-T2DCC-8W83P
Windows Server 2012 Datacenter Core 48HP8-DN98B-MYWDG-T2DCC-8W83P

and Windows 8 Setup Keys

Operating system edition KMS Client Setup Key
Windows 8 Professional NG4HW-VH26C-733KW-K6F98-J8CK4
Windows 8 Professional N XCVCF-2NXM9-723PB-MHCB7-2RYQQ
Windows 8 Enterprise 32JNW-9KQ84-P47T8-D8GGY-CWCK7
Windows 8 Enterprise N JMNMF-RHW7P-DMY6X-RF3DR-X2BQT


Source: Appendix A- KMS Client Setup Keys