A few things to avoid if you are installing Server 2012 Essentials R2

Most companies that purchase a Server 2012 Essentials R2 server will receive the unit preloaded.  However, if you are loading the server yourself there are a few things you need to watch out for in order to make your life…

Update Dell firmware using Dell Server Build and Dell Server Update disks and UEFI

You can update firmware on Dell servers that are NOT running Windows using either the Dell Server Build disk along with the latest copy of the Dell Server Update Utility disk (monster download, so be prepared to wait for it)…