Working on our Private Cloud project this week…

This week I am in San Jose working on a very cool project. The US IT Evangelist team has been building a REAL Private Cloud that we can use for training, testing, and showing our customers how it all works in the real world. Usually, when we deliver presentations to a live audience or during…

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IT Camps for Seattle (Bellevue) and Portland!

Two days ago I posted about the Technet Events that are coming to Bellevue and Portland in November. I am happy to announce that we are bolting on some additional events in the same location on the same days. We will be having IT Camps in the same locations as the Technet events so now…

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Free Technet Events for IT Professionals on the West Coast

We have a series of events coming to some cities here in the west that are focused on Private Cloud. In some cities we will also be having IT Camps on the same day which will allow you to carry on the conversation about Private Cloud and other subjects important to IT Pros. I will…

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November WNUG Meeting Reminder

Our next monthly meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at Lincoln Square Center in Bellevue at 6:00PM. Session Details Our guest speaker will be Joe Davies, a Principal Writer for Windows Server at Microsoft. The topic of his presentation is "Network Access Protection (NAP) Technical Overview." Please join us for an in-depth technical…

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How to get started with System Center Operations Manager…

I recently installed SCOM 2007 R2 and SCOM 2012 beta on my home network as a lab for learning, testing and doing demos. Being a SCOM n00b, I have been a little perplexed as to what I should be doing with SCOM. After I installed it and loaded up the console, I asked myself “Now…

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TechNet Video: How to Enable Editing of Company Knowledge in System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2

TechNet Video: How to Enable Editing of Company Knowledge in SCOM 2007 R2 Download WMV Download | WMA | MP3 System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 has a feature in management packs that allows for adding “Company Knowledge” to management packs thus enabling a local knowledge base for more information about monitored systems. In this…

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Seattle Interactive Conference is only a couple of weeks away!

  Technical Content, Technical Experts The Cloud Experience track at SIC is for experienced developers who want to learn how to leverage the cloud for mobile, social and web app scenarios.  No matter what platform or technology you choose to develop for, these sessions will provide you with a deeper understanding of cloud architecture, back…

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TechNet Video: (Part 1) Managing Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 using System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2: Finding and Importing the Management Packs

TechNet Video: (Part 1) Managing Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 using System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2: Finding and Importing the Management Packs This screencast will walk you through the basics of finding and importing the management packs used for managing and monitoring Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010. We will discuss where and how…

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Making changes to my blog site….

Please bare with me folks over the next few days while I am working on my blog site. I have had the same format for a long time. It is also a near duplicate of Keith Comb’s site and I want to differentiate myself. I will likely end up with a completely different look and…

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