Finding WMI classes that contain methods

Summary: Learn how to find methods from WMI classes. Sometimes when working with WMI, it might seem as if you are entering a strange territory with dangers lurking around every corner. Unfortunately, there might not even be a sign such as the following to alert you to the hidden dangers: But by using the CIM…


On .NET Framework 4.6.1 and Skype for Business/Lync Server Compatibility

Hello Everyone! As you may know, .Net 4.6.1 is now available and has been made a recommended update on Windows Update. At this time, the Exchange team is recommending that you do NOT install this update on your Exchange servers: http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2016/02/10/on-net-framework-4-6-1-and-exchange-compatibility.aspx. As a result of this recommendation from the Exchange team, the Skype for Business…


Modern management for the cloud world: Jeremy Winter speaks at System Center Universe

Last month in Houston, Catapult System hosted System Center Universe, a one-day technical event featuring Microsoft product gurus and community experts. Jeremy Winter, Director of Product Management at Microsoft, was the keynote speaker for the event, covering the ways that operations management is currently evolving to meet the challenges of the cloud-first world. See the…


Support Corner Webcast: Active Directory Synchronization, Domain Management, Federation – 18/2/16

In this session we will talk about how customers can add, verify and manage a custom domain. We will briefly include the PowerBI takeover, under domain management. We will talk about how AD syncronization works, sync tools, advantages and limitations. In the last part of the session we will cover the benefits of Federation, and…


PowerTip: List all WMI classes

Summary: Use the Get-CimClass cmdlet to easily list all classes in current WMI namespace.  How can I use Windows PowerShell to list all of the WMI classes in the current WMI namespace?  Use the Get-CimClass cmdlet.


Manage your Windows Server from anywhere

We are pleased to announce the public preview of server management tools, a set of web-based remote GUI tools that can be used to manage installations of Windows Server 2016 (now in technical preview). This is a free set of tools that allows you to manage the Windows servers in your datacenter or running in…


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How Does Technology Heal Smiles?

Technology has grown by leaps and bounds, which has made our lives more convenient, while enabling efficiencies in businesses like never before.   But do you know that technology also has the ability to heal smiles?   Since 1982, Operation Smile has been providing more than 220,000 free surgical procedures in over 60 countries for…


Cortana Analytics Helps Insurer If P&C Tackle Big Data Analytics Workload

This post is co-authored by Katherine Lin, Data Scientist, Trond Brande, Principal Solutions Specialist, and Tao Wu, Principal Data Scientist Manager, at Microsoft.  Data has been an important part of the insurance industry for centuries, but the emergence of big data has brought unprecedented challenges to insurers around the world. Today, insurance companies large and…