TechNet: Optimize Your Desktop Infrastructure

  Analyzing 15,000+ IT Environments World Wide: what have we learned? In the last 3 years Microsoft has been using the Infrastructure Optimization (IO) model, and has collected a lot of information from our customer base worldwide. In fact, approximately 15,000+ clients have been analyzed. Microsoft has dissected the 3 models, compiled the statistics and…


IT Pro Momentum Program: New Technologies

Do Need some help to test/pilot/deploy the latest Microsoft infrastructure technologies list here? What is the Momentum Program? Momentum is a Microsoft program focused on supporting “early adopters” – IT professionals who bet on the newest technologies to drive business value for their companies and advance their career. And it is for free! Is IT…


TechNet Chopsticks: Microsoft Licensing and Virtualization

Do you want to learn more about Microsoft Licensing? Go ahead and check out the following TechNet Chopsticks videos where Patrick Viaene (Licensing Specialist) explains the different licensing possibilities and also focus onto Licensing in Server, Presentation and Applicatoin Virtualization environments. Microsoft Licensing – Part 1: General Overview The first part gives on overview on…


TechNet Chopsticks latest Community updates

Here are the latest TechNet Chopsticks additions: Import / export GPPE settings "office 2007 browserflags" In this session we will illustrate how you can use the new import export feature in group policy preferences, how you can use this to change the default behavior of office 2007 opening in IE and the problem you may…


Events: IT-Talks: “The ultimate secure domain controller”

IT-Talks: “The ultimate secure domain controller” In december IT-Talks and Winsec run a joint event on Windows 2008 Security. During this event we will focus on Windows 2008 Active Directory while zooming in on  AD security, RODC deployment, server core and bitlocker The event will be split in 2 parts: IT-Short talk and Full day…


December Edition of TechNet Magazine Online

Interop: Authenticate Linux Clients with Active Directory Many IT shops are divided into two camps—the Windows team and the Linux team—but we all have the same ultimate goal of providing high-quality and cost-effective IT services. One way you can do this is by sharing core software infrastructure. Think Windows and Linux don’t mix? See how…


New Infrastructure Planning and Design Guide: Exchange Online

New Infrastructure Planning and Design Guide-Now Available for Download Exchange Online — Evaluating Software-plus-Services The Infrastructure Planning and Design team has released a new guide, Exchange Online — Evaluating Software-plus-Services. Download the guide here. We’ve heard your requests, and now we’re delivering! In addition to our continuously growing collection of IPD guides focusing on architectural…


TechEd IT Professionals – Day 4 Interviewing Mark Minasi and Mark Russinovich

Alex de Jong from NGN is shooting video’s at TechEd IT Professional and share what the attendees are experiencing at the event. On the fourth day of the event he interviewed one of the candidates of Speaker Idol. Further in this video you will also see an interview with two of the event’s top speakers,…


TechEd IT Professional – Day 2 Interview with Richard Campbell and Me

Alex de Jong from NGN is shooting video’s at TechEd IT Professional and share what the attendees are experiencing at the event. On the second day he interviewed with Richard Campbell ( and with myself being a track owner for the Windows Server track.     Technorati Tags: Richard Campbell,RunAsRadio