How to manage and configure BitLocker Drive Encryption – Group Policy and backup and restore to and from Active Directory

It is very simple to configure automatic backup of a recovery password in pure server environment. If you have clients then you will probably want to configure self-service portal to get recovery passwords (or at least delegation for Service Desk) but in server environment it is usually enough to use default configuration that only Domain […]

Building Microsoft SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups – Part 4 – Enable Availability Groups and create Listener

Enable AlwaysOn Availability Groups on all cluster nodes AlwaysOn Availability Groups needs to be enabled on every instance where you want to use it. Select Properties of the instance in the SQL Server Configuration Manager. Tab: AlwaysOn High Availability [x] Enable AlwaysOn Availability Groups Restart the service of the reconfigured instance. Create share for the […]