Windows to Linux Comparison Webcasts

Here’re some new comparison webcasts and podcasts that take a look at the same roles on Windows and Linux and what the main differences are.  Worth taking a peek if you are considering linux as an alternative operating system. Windows UAC compared to Linux Sudo: In this set of screencasts, we will compare how account control […]

Here’re some new comparison webcasts and podcasts that take a look at the same roles on Windows and Linux and what the main differences are.  Worth taking a peek if you are considering linux as an alternative operating system.

  • Windows UAC compared to Linux Sudo: In this set of screencasts, we will compare how account control is set in both the Windows Server 2008 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 environments, and which security areas they each cover. We will show you how to set the main features of each tool and what their settings mean in terms of access control.
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  • TechNet Webcast: Windows Compare (Part 1 of 6): Reliability in Windows and Linux (Level 200)
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  • TechNet Webcast: Windows Compare (Part 2 of 6): Supporting Linux Users in a Windows Environment (Level 200)
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  • TechNet Webcast: Windows Compare (Part 4 of 6): Windows for Your Web Workloads (Level 200)
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  • TechNet Webcast: Windows Compare (Part 5 of 6): IIS 7.0 vs. Apache (Level 200)
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  • TechNet Webcast: Windows Compare (Part 6 of 6): Open Source on Windows (Level 200)
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  • Configuring Web Proxy Servers: In this pair of screencasts we will examine how you can configure and monitor a web proxy server on both Windows Server 2003 and Ubuntu Linux.
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  • Learn about the IIS7 Security features and benefits: IIS 7 provides a security-enhanced, easy-to-manage platform for developing and reliably hosting Web applications and services. Moreover IIS7 is a major enhancement to the Windows Web platform and plays a central role in unifying Microsoft's Web platform technologies. In this TechNet Radio session we will discuss the IIS7 features, benefits and how it compares to competition.
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  • Monitoring Performance:Windows Vista and Ubuntu Linux: In this screencast series we will examine how you can monitor real time CPU and memory performance using Windows Vista and Ubuntu Linux.
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  • Managing a Virtualized Environment today and in the future: The challenges in managing virtualized environments span beyond administration of applications in both the physical and virtual layers. In this session we will review how the future datacenter can be managed with these complex scenarios. We will also cover the features and benefits of using Windows Server Virtualization and System Center working together and look at competitive differentiators for the current virtualization offerings.
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