Server Naming Conventions And Why They’re Important

It’s always interesting to see what naming conventions other sysadmins use when it comes to deploying servers.

Some of the common naming conventions I’ve seen over the years are named after characters from cartoons, the planets, colours, girls names, months, and of course the default name entered during the Windows install.
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Manage Local Administrator Passwords (LAPS)

Having to managed local password across a network can be a pain. Some people find they need to jumping onto each computer to reset the password which can be time very consuming for a lot of sysadmins. There are tools out there that make these things easier but Microsoft have their own tool called LAPS (Local Administrator Password Solution).

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