Techgenix Article: Manage on-premises servers using Azure Server Management Tool

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Hello folks,

Last week, I published an article explaining the process to configure SMT (Server Management Tool) which in Preview on Microsoft Azure. A second article is coming up and on that one I will review all features available to manage the server.

Ever think about using Microsoft Azure to perform a series of management tasks on a server located on-premises? You can by using a preview feature called Server Management Tools (SMT). This feature allows remote management of Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2016 using a graphical user interface through a web browser. And the cherry on top of the sundae? Once we configure SMT, we can use the PowerShell command line!

For now, the focus is on the installation and configuration of the feature, read more at source: http://techgenix.com/azure-server-management-tools-on-premise-servers/

Written by Anderson Patricio

Anderson Patricio

Anderson Patricio is a Canadian MVP in Cloud and Datacenter Management, and Office Server and Services, besides the Microsoft Award he also holds a Solutions Master (MCSM) in Exchange and several other certifications. Anderson has been contributing to the Microsoft Community with articles, tutorials, blog posts, twitter, forums and book reviews. He is a regular contributor here at ITPROCentral.com, MSExchange.org, Techgenix.com and Anderson Patricio.org (Portuguese).

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