Resources

Here are some additional resources.

Presentations, Videos, and Blogs

  • Active Directory: Running Active Directory on AWS (here)

  • DNS: Architecting DNS for Windows on AWS (here)

  • File Servers:

    • Running Windows File Services on AWS (Amazon FSx for Windows File Server)(here)
    • Video: Creating and using an Amazon FSx for Windows File Server: Video (here). Slides (here).
    • Video: Use DFS Namespaces with Amazon FSx for Windows File Server: Video (here). Slides (here).
    • Video: Empowering users to restore files with shadow copies on Amazon FSx for Windows File Server: Video (here). Slides (here).
    • Video: Migrating your data to Amazon FSx for Windows File Server using AWS DataSync: Video (here). Slides (here).
    • Blog: Migrate to Amazon FSx for Windows File Server using AWS DataSync (here)
  • License Management:

    • Blog: Using AWS License Manager to track your Microsoft SQL Server licenses (here)
  • .NET Development:

    • .NET on AWS Overview (here)
    • .NET and Databases integration (here)
    • .NET and using AWS Elastic Beanstalk as a deployment environment (here)
    • .NET Development onto AWS Containers and Serverless (here)
  • SQL Server:

    • SQL Server on AWS - Overview (here), (here)
    • SQL Server on AWS - Design Best Practices (here)
    • SQL Server on AWS - Migration (here)
    • SQL Server on AWS - Lesson Learned from the Field (here)
    • Running SQL Server on AWS (Bini Berhe 6/25/20 presentation) (here)
    • Introduction to Amazon Aurora, Schema Conversion Tool (SCT) and Database Migration Service (here)
  • Supporting End of Support Workloads (e.g. Windows 2003, Windows 2008, SQL 2008)

    • End of Support Migration Program (EMP) for Windows Server Overview: Slides (here) Demo Video (here)
  • System Management:

    • Managing Windows in AWS with System Manager (here)
    • Monitoring and Logging Windows with CloudWatch (here)
    • Running PowerShell on AWS (here)
    • Building and Maintaining the Golden AMI with EC2 Image Builder (here)