How to rename Windows Server 2016 Domain Controller

This article is for you if… You want to rename your domain controller but haven’t yet You renamed your domain controller wrong and now you see DCDIAG errors and references to the old name (ack!) You manually updated the File Replication Service entries in Active Directory. You are worried your metadata is not correct You …Read More…

VMware vSphere ESX and vCenter Upgrade 5.5 to 6.0 or 6.5 or 6.7 best practices

Tips, tricks, and missing steps for the VMWare upgrade Having done several small / medium business upgrades from vCenter and ESXi 5.5 to 6.0 and 6.5 and 6.7, I wanted to share some best practices and lessons learned with the IT community. Table of Contents Upgrade from 5.5 to 6.7 cannot be performed in one …Read More…