Server is Computer or Program which manages Centralized database, administration and security.
2.What is the difference between client and server operating systems?
Client requests for a service.
Server fulfills the requests of client
Client operating system is a single user Operating system – only one user can use it at a time.
Server operating system is a multi-user operating system- Multiple users can access at a time for shared resources.
3.Give some examples of Microsoft Server operating systems?
Windows NT 3.1 Advanced Server edition
Windows NT 3.5 Server edition
Windows NT 3.51 Server edition
Windows NT 4.0
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2003 R2
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Server 2016 (Coming Soon).
4.What the different flavors of windows server 2008 and 2012?
Windows server 2008
Windows server 2008R2
Windows Server 2012 and R2
Data center Edition
5.Tell me about different kind of servers/Components which we can configure in Windows servers?
Active Directory – for managing domain objects.
DNS – for Name resolution.
DHCP- for assigning Dynamic IP to clients.
File Server- Central location for saving and sharing files.
Windows Deployment services- for deploying applications to clients.
IIS – to manage websites
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