Instructions that control most of the computer's input/output functions, such as communicating with disks, RAM, and the monitor kept in the System ROM chips, are known as the ________.
BIOS (basic input/ output system).
a __________ is installing the software from scratch on a new drive or on a newly reformatted drive.
One way to install Windows Server 2008 R2 is to use _________________ software such as Norton Ghost or Novell ZENworks. to create an image file, which is a sector-by-sector copy stored in a large file.
Traditionally, hard _______ are half electronic/half mechanical devices that store magnetic fields on rotating platters.
_____________ is software contained in read-only memory (ROM) chips.
The component that brings all the parts together is the _____________.
Without ___________ a network connection, the server is not able to communicate with other servers or the clients.
____________ are plug sockets that enable you to connect an external device,such as a printer, keyboard, mouse, or external drive to your computer.
____________ blood of the computer or supply's electricity to the computer.
The computer, including servers, are built around one or more integrated chips called the__________.
______, which stands for random access memory, is the computer's short-term or temporary memory.
A ________ is a computer that is meant to be a dedicated service provider, and a client is a computer that requests services.
_____________ installation provides a minimal environmental with no Windows Explorer shell for running specific server roles and no Start Button. Only the Command prompt is available.
Windows Server 2008 R2 _____________ are software programs that are not directly part of role.
A ___________is a primary duty that a server performs.
Duties: File services Printer services Web Services Remote Access Application servers Email servers Database servers Monitoring servers Threat management servers
You run the _____________(Sysprep), which removes the security identifiers and all other user-specific or computer -specific information from the computer before you run the disk cloning software to make the cloned image.
system preparation tool
An ______________ is an installation that requires little interaction to install.
In some instances, you will want to take a current system and upgrade from an older version of Windows to Windows Server 2008 R2. You can upgrade (using an __________________) from the preious versions of Windows to Windows Server 2008 R2.
Virtual Machines or ____________ technology enables multiple operating systems to run concurrently on a single machine.
Microsoft product activation, including __________________, is an anti-piracy technology designed to verify that software products are legitimately licensed.
______________ is a technology from Microsoft for network-bound installation of Windows Operating Systems including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003, and Windows Server 2008.
Windows Deployment Services (WDS)
After installing Windows , check whether Microsoft has any _____________ including fixes, pacthes, service packs, and device drivers, and apply them to the Windows system.