13. Windows Management

IN THIS CHAPTER

Building headless servers

Accessing Windows Management Instrumentation

Using new command-line tools

What's New

A large number of Windows Server 2003's most visible changes are in the area of server management. An entirely new Group Policy Management console, for example, makes it easier to manage enterprisewide Group Policy configuration, automate that configuration, and more. A wide array of new command-line tools make management more efficient and easier to automate through batch files and other means. Windows Server 2003 even includes command-line utilities that enable you to directly work with Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI), the universal management foundation in Windows. Unix administrators ...

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