Microsoft working with OVF community to improve virtual machine interoperability

Hello, I wanted to send out this quick note to update everyone on our continued focus on and commitment to portability and interoperability using OVF.  We have gained valuable on-the-ground experience to ensure interoperability with our partners such as Citrix and VMware for Open Virtualization Format (OVF).  Portability and interoperability of virtualization technologies across platforms…

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Update on VMM refreshers – what has changed and what this means to you

Good day, folks! Since System Center 2012 SP1 Beta was released last week, we’re super excited to receive raving interests & feedback just over the past few days.   I’d like to briefly talk about one of the major investment areas in System Center 2012 SP1 Virtual Machine Manager – overall system scalability and performance,…

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System Center 2012 SP1 CTP2 SPF Installation Issue

Greetings folks, After we released our System Center 2012 SP1 CTP2 release, we’ve received a lot of feedback. Thank you very much for trying out our latest preview on our exciting SP1 release! Among all new features / improvements in SP1, Service Provider Foundation (SPF) is one new component that received a lot of attention…

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System Center 2012 VMM OVF Export / Import Tool is available now.

Greetings folks!   Microsoft is committed to interoperability and openness in the products and services we provide, as evidenced by our multi-hypervisor and standard-based storage management features in System Center 2012. Today, we have taken this even further with the release of the System Center 2012 – Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) OVF Export/Import Tool, which…

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