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Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory Domain Services
Windows Server 2008 R2 supports several new Active Directory features including Active Directory Recycle Bin, Managed Service Accounts, offline domain join, and the Active Directory Administrative Center.
Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V
The Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V role enables live migration, increased logicalprocessor support, dynamic virtual machine storage (hot-add/remove), processor compatibility mode, and virtual hard disk (VHD) performance improvements.
Windows Server 2008 R2 File Services
The Windows Server 2008 R2 File Services role provides technologies that help manage storage, enable file replication, manage shared folders, ensure fast file searching, and enable access for Windows-basedand non-Windows-based client computers.
Windows Server 2008 R2 Internet Information Services
Windows Server 2008 R2 includes the updated Web Server role, Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.5, and support for .NET on Server Core installations. IIS enables Web administrators to efficiently deploy and manage Web applications and provides increased customization capabilities.
WindowsPowerShell Active Directory Recycle Bin Execution Only The Active Directory Recycle Bin feature restores objects in their entirety to the same consistent logical state that they were in before deletion. Active Directory Recycle Bin Requirements Object Lifecycle (days) The forest functional level is Windows Server 2008 R2. Active Directory Recycle Bin must first be enabled with theEnable-ADOptionalFeature cmdlet. Live Object Deleted Object Recycled Object Physically Deleted Object
Hyper-V is a hypervisor-based virtualization role that allows multiple, isolated operating systems to share a single hardware platform. Management Operating System
User Mode Applications WMI Provider VMMS VMWP VMWP
Hyper-V Live Migration
Live migration moves running virtual machines from 1computer running Hyper-V to another, without any interruption of service.
Dedicated 1-GB Ethernet connection is recommended for the live migration network between cluster nodes. No changes required for virtual machines, storage, and network infrastructure. Live migration takes advantage of the new Cluster Shared Volumes (CSV) feature within Failover Clustering in Windows Server 2008 R2. Three...