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Microsoft Best Practices Analyzer (BPA)

Microsoft BPA is a native tool on the Windows Server that can be started from Server Manager or through PowerShell. With BPA, you can scan your server to check the configuration of multiple components and verify their compliance with Microsoft recommendations.

BPA will analyze the following components:

  • Configuration
  • Operation
  • Policy

After analysis, the report can show three possible states for each validation:

  • Information: In this case, BPA validated the compliance, and your server meets the required configuration. No action needed.
  • Warning: In this case, BPA verified that the item is not fully compliant, but the item is not critical. For example: a Hyper-V Host should be domain-joined. This is a recommendation, ...

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