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US Navy pays 10 million to Microsoft for Windows XP!

US Navy is paying millions to Microsoft in order to keep its 100,000 computers afloat because it has yet to transition away from Windows XP. A source from the Navy wing added that by the year 2017, the federal organizations plans to migrate to Windows 10. 231 more words


Windows Server 2003: The “Window” Is Closing For You and 1.76 Million Others

This is a strong summary of the pitfalls associated with continuing to run Windows Server 2003 after the July deadline.  Upgrading is an absolute necessity from a security and/or compliance perspective. 11 more words

Security News

July 14th Windows Server 2003 End-of-Life 

Microsoft will stop supporting Windows Server 2003 on July 14, 2015. According to a recent survey published on CIO.com, more than half of respondents did not even know about the deadline. 66 more words

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Taking the plunge: Windows Server 2003 into 2012

Depending on your situation, this post provides some information worth considering when planning to upgrade from Windows Server 2003 to 2012.

At the time of writing, 14 July 2015 was Microsoft’s extended date for… 470 more words


Debugging problems with the network proxy (via: The Chromium Projects)

In this case, another tool didn’t obtain the right Proxy settings.

Chrome to the rescue as chrome://net-internals/#proxy shows you the system proxy settings:

When browsers are experiencing network problems, generally the first thing to test is your network proxy settings.

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Power User

Migrating DHCP Server Role using Windows Server Migration Tools

After July 14, Microsoft will no longer issue security updates for any edition of Windows Server 2003/R2. If you are still running Windows Server 2003 in your datacenter, you need to take steps now to plan and execute a migration strategy to protect your infrastructure. 848 more words

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