The Security Compliance Manager provides centralized security baseline management features, a baseline portfolio, customization capabilities, and security baseline export flexibility to accelerate an organization's ability to efficiently manage the security and compliance process for the most widely used Microsoft technologies.
This checklist is primarily for IT generalists, security specialists, network architects, and other IT professionals and consultants who plan application or infrastructure development and deployments of Windows Server 2016
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updated to FINAL - 2/3/2017
Added Resource - 3/20/2018
corrected resource / reference link - 9/12/2018
NIST checklist record last modified on 09/13/2018