Hyper-V Security Guide

The Solution Accelerators team has just released a new Hyper-V Security guide that may prove helpful in designing secure Project Server deployments in Hyper-V. The guide is available for download here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=2220624b-a562-4e79-aa69-a7b3dffdd090&displaylang=en Secure your virtualized server environment with the Hyper-V Security Guide For organizations that seek cost-effective operations, the benefits of virtualization are more evident…


Virtualization Learning Snacks

Here are some Silverlight "learning snacks" from Microsoft Learning that provide some basic information around Microsoft’s Virtualization solution. These are great for anyone that may need to present a Virtualization case to business decision makers in their organization.   Microsoft Virtualization (15 minutes) New The Microsoft Virtualization solution consists of four virtualization technologies: server, application,…


Newly Published Content!

After a short publishing hiatus, here is some content that we’ve been working on: Deploy Project Server 2007 updates   This article provides an overview of available Project Server 2007 updates. Checklist for deploying Project Server 2007 updates   This checklist describes the general sequence in updating a Project Server 2007 farm deployment to the most current…


New Enterprise Project Management Virtual Lab!

The very first EPM-related VirtualLab was recently released! A hosted Virtual Machine accessible to everyone via WEB is free to use with only registration being required.   Available via Project Server TechCenter http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/office/projectserver/. Direct link to the Lab is here.   The lab content:   Exercise 1:  Using built-in capability of Analysis Services in the…


Microsoft Project Server 2007 IT Professional TechNet Webcast Series

I just wanted to pass on word that starting October 1st, 2008, Michael Jordan (Lead Architect – MCS EPM Global Practice | WW COE for EPM) will present a series of Project Server 2007 webcast on TechNet targeted at IT Professionals.  These 60 minutes webcasts will present in details key aspects to consider when you…


Newly Published Project Server Content for September

GPS Assistance in Roadmapping an EPM Deployment: How do you create a roadmap for an EPM implementation? This is the latest white paper by Chris Vandersluis in the “From the Trenches — Deploying the EPM Solution in the Real World” column on the Project Server TechCenter page. Project Server 2007 Hyper-V guide This downloadable, 37-page…


Newly Published Project Server Content for August

Plan for using Project Server 2007 in a Hyper-V virtual environment   This article compares virtual server environments to physical server environments and explains special considerations for deploying and using Microsoft Office Project 2007 in a virtual server environment.  Manage Active Directory synchronization in Project Server 2007   This article has been updated to include additional best…


Microsoft Project Server Hyper-V Guides

I just wanted to leave a note on here for readers that we are currently working on getting a Project Server Hyper-V guide published within the next couple weeks. This week expect to see a “newly published” post that includes a link to a new article on TechNet titled “Using Project Server 2007 in a Hyper-V…