Microsoft Virtualization Channel on YouTube

Want to understand the basics of Server or Client Virtualization, see how you Configure Hyper-V, App-V or Med-V, or need an idea how to manage VMware and Hyper-V from one tool? Easy, visit the Microsoft Virtualization Channel on YouTube to watch the videos on how it is done. https://www.youtube.com/user/MicroVirtualization


Swiss TechNet Seminars – Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7

For the RTM Releases of Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7, we are offering the appropriate Swiss TechNet seminars. The new features and functions will be discussed and Demo’d. Presentation language will be in German. 28 August 09 Windows 7 – alles, was Sie als IT Professional über die finale Version wissen müssen (Repeated…


Virtualizing Free Linux Distributions in Windows Server 2008 R2

Jason Perlow, a ZDnet columnist who has been writing about Open Source for over 10 years, was so intrigued by the new capabilities in Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V and Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 that he spent the last week installing various Linux distros (CentOS, Scientific Linux, OpenSUSE) atop Hyper-V R2. The result is…


Microsoft Connection Days

At five locations in Switzerland from 28 September up to 8. October 2009, Microsoft Connection Days (ex Partner Days), an event for Partners and IT professionals will be held. This year, Microsoft Partners and now IT Professionals will have the opportunity, under one roof, to network and make interesting contacts. Five IT professional topics will…


Swiss IT Pro User Group – Virtualization (VMware and Microsoft)

  Subject:    Virtualization – What’s New (VMware / Microsoft) Language:  German When:       Tuesday 7 July 2009, 17:45 – 21:00                 (Small Apéro 17:45 – 18:15)    Where:      Digicomp Academy AG  (Zürich)                Limmatstrasse 50                CH-8005 Zürich Registration here Session #1: Hyper-V v2.0 – Was ist Neu? Der Hyper-V V 2.0 in Windows Server 2008 R2 beinhaltet viele…


Windows Server 2008 Product Activation in a Virtual Environment

OEM-, ROK- and FPP Licenses Windows Server 2008 OEM-, ROK- and FPP Products are supplied with 2 license keys, one Product Key and a Virtual Key. Importantly, you must use the Product Key for the Physical System (Parent Partition) and the Virtual Key for the Guests (Child Partitions). If a Product Key is used in…


Hyper-V R2 – News from Tech Ed USA

Yesterday at Tech Ed USA, we announced the following relating to Hyper-V R2 (Hyper-V release that will ship with Windows Server 2008 R2): Support for 64 physical processors per server Support for 512 virtual processors per server Support for 384 Concurrently Running Virtual Machines per server (Highest Density of VM’s per server on the market)…


Server Virtualization Battle Continues……

In the past week, a number of “anonymous” and unfounded accusations have been going around over Microsoft’s Hyper-V Server Virtualization product. For an understanding on the lack of credibility that those claims have, and who is behind them, have a look at the 2 blog entries from Jeff Woolsey, Microsoft’s Hyper-V Product Manager. Look at…


Invitation to IT Pro Momentum

Wanting to do Projects with New Technologies? It sounds exciting, but does have an element of risk. Why does one want to be an Early-Adopter of new Technology? Generally, new technologies have new, and marked improvements in features. In most cases, real-world problems and requirements are solved by a new version of software, and sometimes…


Heidihosts.ch – Modern Hosting Solutions using Microsoft Technologies

Hosted services have always been a favorite for Companies and Individuals. The trend of “Services On Demand” has been growing consistently for Internet Based Services and will grow exponentially in the next few years.Microsoft is committed to it’s Software + Services (SaaS) strategy, for example http://www.officelive.com or http://www.microsoft.ch/online. Both solutions are based on Windows Technologies…