Licensing Terminal Server in Windows Server 2003 R2
Describes the licensing model for Terminal Services clients and servers in Windows Server 2003 R2.
Single Instance Storage in Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 R2
This white paper describes the basic architecture of the Single Instance Storage (SIS) feature of the Microsoft® Windows® Storage Server 2003 R2 operating system. This feature helps organizations reduce storage needs for file servers by identifying duplicate files within hard disk volumes and providing an efficient mechanism for consolidating them. The paper also examines the benefits of using SIS, based upon deployment by the Microsoft Information Technology (Microsoft IT) group for Microsoft branch offices and data-center servers. The paper closes with a collection of best practices.
Introduction to DFS Replication
Describes the changes in DFS for Windows Server 2003 R2, particularly the new Remote Differential Compression algorithm for DFS replication.
Step-by-Step Guide for File Server Resource Manager
Step-by-step procedures to create file quotas, file screening templates, and other tasks associated with the new File Server components in Windows Server 2003 R2.
ADFS Step-by-step Guide
This guide provides instructions for setting up Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) in a small test lab environment. This guide walks you through setup of a claims-aware application and a Windows NT token–based application (either Microsoft® Windows® SharePoint® Services or Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Portal Server 2003) on an ADFS-enabled Web server. It also explains how to configure two federation servers that authenticate and authorize federated access to both types of applications.
Delegating DFS replication in Windows Server 2003 R2
This article describes how to directly modify the permissions on the configuration objects for DFS replication groups.
Administering an ADAM instance
Provides an introduction to ADAM, a step-by-step guide to ADAM administration, as well as a troubleshooting guide and FAQ.
Identity Management in Windows Server 2003 R2 ADFS
This technical session is based on the Identity Management scenario in Windows Server 2003 R2. After briefly reviewing Active Directory Application Mode (ADAM) and UNIX Identity Management features, it then segues into significant depth and detail about Active Directory Federation Services.
Windows Server 2003 R2 Helps Integrate the Branch Office
A collection of resources for Branch Office deployment and management in Windows Server 2003 R2.