Procedure to reset the Administrator password for Windows Server

Procedure to reset the Administrator password for Windows Server Procedure for resetting the Administrator password for Windows Server: Download the Gparted live(gparted-live-0.29.0-1-i686.iso) from website https://gparted.org/download.php Right click on VM—Edit Settings Map the  .iso file to the VM. Boot the Server with the iso file. 5. Continue the boot. 6. Select “don’t touch keymap” and press…

VMware ESXi address side-channel analysis due to speculative execution

VMware ESXi, Workstation and Fusion updates address side-channel analysis due to speculative execution. “Spectra and Meltdown” are also know as “side-channel analysis due to speculative execution.” Bounds-Check bypass and Branch Target Injection issues CPU data cache timing can be abused to efficiently leak information out of mis-speculated CPU execution, leading to (at worst) arbitrary virtual…

Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing Cloud Computing is a model for enabling convenient, on-demand network access to a shared pool of configurable computing resources (for example network, servers, storage, applications and services) that can be rapidly provisioned and released with minimal management effort or service provider interaction. Formal definition of Cloud computing as proposed by NIST (National Institute…

Software testing

Software testing is the process used to assess the quality of computer software. Testing is a process of exercising or evaluating a system or system component by manual or automated means to verify that it satisfies specified requirements. Software testing is divided into two parts : 1) Functional testing 2) Non Functional testing Software Development…

Server Inventory Script in Powershell

Server Inventory Script Below mentioned script is Powershell based script. Copy the below script in notepad and save it as .ps1 extension and put in one folder and create one notepad named as Machines.txt and update with server names. Once you run the script then you will get the details like Host name, Operation System…

Server Inventory Script in VB

Server Inventory Script Below mentioned script is VB based script. Copy the below script in notepad and save it as .vbs extension and put in one folder and create one notepad named as Machines.txt and update with server names. Once you run the script then you will get the details like Host name, make, model…

Web Console Installation for SCOM

Web Console Installation for SCOM Prerequisites: Microsoft IIS services are required for both Reporting and SCOM Web console installation. If your server is Windows 2008, then follow the below procedure to enable the IIS services. Installation Steps: On your installation media, start exe. This starts the System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Setup on the Start…

SCOM reporting component installation

SCOM reporting component installation On your installation media, start exe. This starts the System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Setup on the Start page. 2. Under the Prepare heading, click Check Prerequisites to start the Prerequisite Viewer. 3. In the Components box, select the Reporting component, and click Check. 4. When you are done with the…

Install Base Management Packs

Install Base Management Packs Overview: This section provides the path to obtain latest Management Packs (MP), download, Install and importing MP procedure. Where can I get the latest MPs? All the updated management can be found in the below location. You can select based on your Operations Manager version which is shown in the below…

Following are the contents to Install the SCOM

To Install the SCOM , following are the contents Overview Prerequisites Hardware Configuration (Recommended) Software Configuration (Recommended) Service Accounts Bits Location SQL Server 2008 SP1 installation Overview Requirements Prerequisites Steps to install SQL Server SCOM Installation Overview Prerequisites Check prerequisites for RMS installation Installing RMS Backup the Encryption key POST Installation Steps Overview POST Installation…