Dive into the summer with TechNet : Microsoft Virtualization Technology (Part 2)

We kicked off the TechNet Summer 3 weeks ago where we invited you to dive into the Microsoft Virtualization Technology (Part 1) and Desktop Deployment.   Now it’s time for the 3rd topic: Microsoft Virtualization Technology (Part 2) Microsoft has a virtualization strategy that will help you virtualize your Datacenter & Desktop in the Cloud….


Try before you buy with the TechNet Virtual labs

The TechNet Virtual Labs will enable you to quickly evaluate and test our products and technologies through a series of guided, hands-on labs that you can complete in 90 minutes or less. There is no complex setup or installation required, and you can use TechNet Virtual Labs online immediately, free. What labs are available today?…


TechNet Livemeetings: PowerShell, Cloud licensing en AD replicatie

Ontdek de kracht van PowerShell (deel 2) 12 mei 2011 14u00 – 15u30 Locatie: Live Meeting Spreker: Kurt Roggen Vraag je je af hoe te beginnen aan PowerShell? Ontdek hoe eenvoudig het kan zijn: eens je de basisconcepten van PowerShell onder de knie hebt en met slechts enkele basis commands kan je al snel zeggen…


Jan–March: Upcoming Dutch and English TechNet live meetings

25/01 – Group policies: Enhancing your Windows 7 deployment using GPO accelerator During this session we’ll see how you can use the GPO accelerator kit to enhance your Windows 7 deployment and what you can do to make your systems more secure, more flexible and managed using freely available GPO settings and some from the…


Upcoming French and English TechNet live meetings

  26/10 – Optimized Desktop series: Windows Server et Windows 7 better together Windows Server 2008 R2 présente de multiples fonctionnalités spécialement conçues pour collaborer avec des postes clients tournant sous Windows 7. Cette session est consacrée à la présentation de solutions telles que branch caching, Direct Access, Applocker et bien d’autres encore. Speaker: Arlindo…


Upcoming Dutch and English TechNet live meetings

  26/10 – Optimized Desktop series: Windows Server and Windows 7 better together Windows Server 2008 R2 heeft tal van features specifiek voor het werken met client computers die draaien op Windows 7. In deze sessie maken we kennis met oplossingen zoals branch caching, Direct Access, Applocker en nog veel meer. Speaker: Arlindo Alves –…


Screencast series on Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit 5.0

One of my colleagues created a 6 part screencast on how to use MAP. The MAP toolkit has been around for years.  MAP is a powerful inventory, assessment, and reporting tool that can securely run in small or large IT environments without requiring the installation of agent software on any computers or devices. The new…


Updated Requirements and Limits for Virtual Machines and Hyper-V in Windows Server 2008 R2

Last week during the VDI day I still mentioned that we only supported 64 virtual machines running on a clustered Hyper-V infrastructure. Well we’ve changed the support limits of virtual machines running in a clustered environment towards 1000 VM’s per cluster and still a max of 384 VM’s on each node. Below you can find…


VDI Day Sessions online

Last week we organized a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure day together with Citrix. We’ve published the sessions onto TechNet Edge. Session 1: VDI Day: Citrix & Microsoft Desktop Virtualization Strategy In this session we will guide you through the desktop virtualization strategy and show you how Citrix and Microsoft will help you reduce the costs of…


Interesting articles to help you Managing and Deploying Windows 7

  Building Windows 7 Installation Images for Multiple Audiences DirectAccess is Key to Microsoft IT Remote Access Strategy Protecting Removable Storage Devices at Microsoft Implementing Windows Internet Explorer 8 at Microsoft Managing Network Access Protection at Microsoft Maturing Deployment Methodology Yields Streamlined Windows 7 Deployment Microsoft CIO Tony Scott Talks About Critical Trends Within IT…