IT Time – TechNet Radio:(Part 1) Implementing a Secure Cloud Infrastructure with Azure VMs and Virtual Networks

Microsoft MVP Regional Director and Principal Owner of Homnick Systems, Joe Homnick, joins for us for today’s show as we talk about Windows Azure’s Infrastructure as a Service features. Tune in for part one of this series as we cover Windows Azure Virtual Machines, licensing and pricing, what VHD Deploy options are available as well…


TechNet Radio: IT Time – PowerShell 3.0 Step-by-Step with the Scripting Guy

It’s IT Time and in today’s episode Blain Barton welcomes Ed Wilson to the show as he introduces his new book, PowerShell 3.0 Step-by-Step. Tune in as they discuss the process for writing this latest edition as well as what topics will be covered in the book and where you can find it. After watching…


IT Time–TechNet Radio–Blain Barton and Adnan Cartwright new Server MVP discuss Windows Server 2012 Licensing and Pricing FAQs

In today’s episode, Blain Barton welcomes Microsoft MVP, Adnan Cartwright to the show as they discuss some frequently asked questions regarding Windows Server 2012 Licensing and Pricing. Tune in as they discuss the key differences between standard and datacenter editions, its key features, the software assurance program and price. Download Windows Server 2012 RC If…


Ed Wilson’s “Top 5 Tips and Tricks with PowerShell 3.0”

Today I met with Ed Wilson and covered  his “TOP 5 Tips and Tricks for PowerShell 3.0” and here’s his latest blog post on the TOP 5 – http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2012/08/20/my-five-favorite-powershell-3-0-tips-and-tricks.aspx 1. His Favorite “Windows PowerShell trick is the automatic foreach 2. Where are squiggle brackets for Where-Object? 3. Using local variables in remote sessions 4. Flexible…


Setting Up Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) with Adam Carter–Windows Server Division

VDI in 13 clicks and a cup of coffee with Adam Carter from the Windows Server team where he demos for us the latest Virtual Desktop Infrastructure features found in Windows Server 2012. Tune in as he covers initial set-up, what the user experience looks like as well as why it’s the best value for…


TechNet Radio: Taste of Premier – Understanding and Using the Microsoft Client Lifecycle Enterprise Management Tool

Andrew Lockwood joins Lex Thomas for today’s “Taste of Premier” as they discuss the Microsoft Client Lifecycle Enterprise Management (CLEM) Tool. Tune in for this demo as they show us how it can help better align all aspects of IT operations into a more cohesive and efficient unit.   Click here to Send Your Comments…


IT Time – TechNet Radio: Microsoft Virtual Academy: In-Depth Look at Windows Server 2012 Course Previews

Blain Barton and Alan Le Marquand are back for this episode as we talk about the latest Microsoft Virtual Academy course on anything and everything Windows Server 2012. From virtualization to manageability, PowerShell, storage, access and identity, VDI and Remote FX this is a can’t miss preview of what’s coming out in the next few…


Rollup: TechNet Webcasts: Bare Metal to Private Cloud–8-Part Series

Here’s the rollup for the “Bare Metal to Private Cloud” – 8-Part Series TechNet Webcast: Bare Metal to Private Cloud (Part 8 of 8): Integrating System Center 2012 TechNet Webcast: Bare Metal to Private Cloud (Part 7 of 8): Installing and Configuring S … TechNet Webcast: Bare Metal to Private Cloud (Part 6 of 8):…


TechNet Radio: IT Time – Microsoft Virtual Academy: What’s New in Windows Server 2012

  Blain Barton and Alan Le Marquand are back for this episode as we talk about the latest Microsoft Virtual Academy courses on Windows Server 2012 that will focus on virtualization infrastructure, storage and file services, multi-server management and networking. We’ll also dive deeper into System Center 2012 licensing and pricing and overall updates to…


IT Time – TechNet Radio:In Depth walk through of the 5 Basic Protocols in the TCP/IP Stack

Principal Technical Account Manager for the U.S Premier Services team, Lex Thomas is back for today’s show as he delivers a protocol lesson with how TCP/IP works, what it consists of, what to look for in a trace, as we as what each protocol does in the TCP/IP stack. Click here to Download Windows Server…


TechNet Radio: IT Time – Increased Business Productivity and IT Management through Windows Phone

Sr. Technical Product Manager Alan Meeus and Mobility Solution Specialist Ken Milner are back on today’s show as we talk about the added benefits of using Windows Phone from a consumer, business productivity and IT management and security perspective. Tune in as we cover how Windows Phone integrates easily with Microsoft products such as Office…


TechNet Radio: IT Time – New System Center 2012 and Windows Server 2012 Course Previews

Alan Le Marquand, the “Dean of Students” for the Microsoft Virtual Academy is back for this month’s MVA update. In this episode we discuss new System Center 2012 courses covering Operations Manager, Orchestrator, Service Manager, Advisor, Licensing and Pricing as well as a deeper dive into Windows Server 2012. Click here to sign up for…


IT Time: TechNet Radio: “Road to TechEd 2012” – SQL Server 2012 session previews with Denny Cherry

Independent consultant and Microsoft SQL Server MVP, Denny Cherry joins us for this Road to TechEd installment and in this episode we preview what’s on track for him and the Database Platform sessions. Tune in as we cover pre-conference SQL Server 2012 training as well as Denny’s session on how to optimize SQL Server performance…


TechNet Radio: IT Time – A Day in the Life of a Technical Writer on the SQL Server Team

  Sr. Technical Writer for the SQL Server team, Jamie Westover joins us on today’s show as we talk about the day in the life a technical writer here at Microsoft. Tune in as we cover the basics from what writers do, how and where they publish their content as well as some recent projects…


IT Time – TechNet Radio: Episode 3 – Using Citrix NetScaler to Build an Advanced Cloud Network

Jamie Schmidtke and Craig Currim from Citrix Systems are here for episode 3 in our Better Together series and in today’s show they walk us through the benefits of using Citrix NetScaler and Microsoft technologies to help make your applications readily available for your end-users as well as how it integrates with System Center 2012,…


IT Time – TechNet Radio: Episode 2 – Desktop Virtualization with Microsoft and Citrix

Jamie Schmidtke from Citrix Systems is back for episode 2 in this Better Together with Microsoft and Citrix series, and in today’s show we’re covering Desktop virtualization and the integration between Citrix XenApp, XenServer, App-V, Windows Server and System Center 2012 Configuration Manager. Tune in as we discuss how these components complement each other when…


IT Time – TechNet Radio– Episode 1 – Better Together: Microsoft and Citrix

Microsoft and Citrix Relationship Manager, Jamie Schmidtke joins us on today’s show as we talk about how the two tech giants have teamed up to provide the best in class solutions for their customers and end-users. Tune in as we discuss private and public cloud technologies as well as virtualization and management solutions which in…


IT Time – TechNet Radio: IT Service Management Best Practices for Office 365

Khalid AlHakim, an Architect on the US Services Consulting for IT Operations team, joins us for today’s show as we talk about IT Service Management Best Practices for Office 365 users. Tune in as we cover the importance of having these processes in place prior to or during an Office 365 migration, as well as…


IT Time – TechNet Radio: New Updates to the Microsoft Virtual Academy

"The Dean of Students," Alan Le Marquand is back for today’s show and in this episode he’s highlighting the recent updates and improvements made to the MVA. Find out how you can get involved as well as print out certificates of course completions and how you can get some hands-on experience demoing some of Microsoft’s…


IT Time–TechNet Radio- Managing Office on Windows, iPAD and Android based tablets “6-Part Series” with Senior Product Manager Jeremy Chapman

Today we’re kicking off a “6-Part Series” with Senior. Product Manager Jeremy Chapman as he shares with us some tips and tricks on how you can manage and use your Office assets on any Windows, iPad or Android based tablet. Part 1 In Part 1 of this series, Jeremy discusses the primary ways to consume…


IT Time – TechNet Radio:Using SharePoint Designer to Troubleshoot SharePoint Online Issues

Technical Readiness Engineer, Patrick Kennedy joins us today as he shows us how we can use SharePoint Designer to troubleshoot SharePoint Online issues. Tune in as he covers the basics from what it is, to how it works, to how you can create custom workflows, email alerts, and Visio diagrams which in the end all…


IT Time – TechNet Radio:Troubleshooting Mail Flow in Office 365

Scott Landry, Sr. Program Manager on the Office 365 team joins us for today’s show as we discuss mail flow troubleshooting. Tune in as he covers the basics of mail flow for Exchange Online, then jumps into some techniques for fixing outbound and inbound mail, non-delivery reports, and bounce back messages. Learn more about Office…


IT Time – TechNet Radio: Troubleshooting Office 365 Single Sign-On with Fiddler2

  Jonathon Comfort from the Office 365 Technical Readiness team is back on the show and in today’s episode he demos for us some troubleshooting techniques for Office 365 single sign-on using Fiddler2, a free tool which can help diagnose and capture data traffic for single sign-on issues. Learn what it is, how to set…