Windows server 2016 dns not updating
But in case you’ve been holding out for GA, or your working day consisting of endless tickets simply doesn’t allow you to find time to tryout betas and technology previews, we’ve prepared a closer look at the top 10 features in Windows Server 2016 that every sysadmin needs to know about.
The next evolution of Server Core – Nano Server, is an even more thinned down version of Windows Server 2016.
Typically, Windows environments were less worried about accurate time, and more concerned with a consensus of time, with a five-minute drift being acceptable.
Now in Windows Server 2016, the new time service can support up to a 1ms accuracy, which should be enough to meet almost all needs – if you need more accuracy than that, you probably own your own atomic clock.
This behavior can occur if there is no reverse lookup zone for the IP subnet, or if the reverse lookup zone is not configured to allow dynamic updates.
There are so many security improvements in Windows Server 2016 that we could do an entire post just on that, which, as a matter of fact, we will in the coming weeks.
For now, be aware that WS2016 includes improvements to protect user credentials with Credential Guard and Remote Credential Guard, and to protect the operating system with Code Integrity, with a whole host of improvements with virtual machines, new antimalware capabilities in Windows Defender, and much more.
Three new features take over the stage: Storage Spaces Direct enables you to combine commodity hardware with availability software, providing performance for virtual machines, Storage Replica replicates data at the volume level in either synchronous or asynchronous modes, while Storage Qo S guards against poor performance in a multitenant environment.
If you have set up an NTP server on your network, or subscribed to NTP services from an NTP pool, you know how important accurate time can be.Software-defined storage enables you to create HA data storage infrastructures that can easily scale out, without breaking the bank.