RSAT Tools

RSAT – Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows is a component of the Windows Server to enable remote management of other computers to run operating system on them. RSAT allows us to manage servers remotely that ensures security. RSAT tools help us to manage the things properly so that in this article, we’ll learn about the RSAT tools.

Remote Server Administration Tools :

The following are the tools given, server administration offers on Windows:

  • Active Directory Domain Services and Lightweight Directory Services Tools
  • Active Directory Certificate Services Tools
  • DHCP Server Tools (used to configure and manage DHCP server on Windows Server)
  • DNS Server Tools
  • Failover Clustering Tools
  • File Services Tools
  • BitLocker Drive Encryption Administration Utilities
  • IP Address Management (IPAM) Client
  • Data Center Bridging LLDP Tools
  • Network Controller Management Tools
  • Remote Access Management Tools
  • Remote Desktop Services Tools
  • Group Policy Management Tools
  • Server Manager
  • Shielded VM Tools
  • Storage Migration Service Management Tools
  • Network Load Balancing Tools
  • Storage Replica Module for Windows PowerShell
  • System Insights Module for Windows PowerShell
  • Volume Activation Tools (KMS server console)
  • Windows Server Update Services Tools

The RSAT tools allow you to manage the following things :

  • Installed server roles and features
  • File Services
  • Hyper-V
  • Additional Powershell Functionality