TechNet Webcast: 24 Hours of Windows Server 2008 (Part 22 of 24): Remote Location Technologies (Level 200)
Event ID: 1032525883
Language(s): English.
Product(s): Windows Server 2008.
Audience(s): IT Implem_IT Generalist.

In this webcast, we look at technologies in the Windows Server 2008 operating system that can help you enhance security and manageability at remote locations. First we explore the deployment and features of Read-Only Domain Controllers (RODCs), explain the advantages and limitations of RODCs, and describe why RODCs can benefit remote locations. Next we examine delegating the administrative role on RODCs. We then examine using Windows BitLocker Drive Encryption to protect data where physical security cannot be guaranteed. Finally, we discuss networking enhancements in the new TCP/IP stack that make connectivity to remote locations faster and more reliable.

Presenter: Blain Barton, IT Pro Evangelist, Microsoft Corporation

Three words to describe Blain Barton? Driven, enthusiastic, busy. In his 14 years at Microsoft, Blain has organized and delivered a wide array of educational programs. He has given over 800 live events and received six top presenter awards the last couple of years. Blain has also worked as a worldwide original equipment manufacturer (OEM) system engineer and also headed up the Microsoft Visual Basic support team. In his presentations, Blain is sometimes known as "the wig guy," who gets his audiences personally involved in every demo or event. Blain taught professional-level snow skiing in Washington State before moving to Florida. Blain plays the drums in his downtime. Visit Blain's blog at
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Duration: 1 hour(s) 34 minute(s)
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