What is new in DPM 2007 Service Pack 1 – check out this EDGE video

At IT Forum last week, the general public got a chance to see DPM 2007 Service Pack 1. It isn’t quite released yet, but still tracking really well for December.  So, to give everyone else a taste of what is in SP1 — check out this video on EDGE.TECHNET.COM.   And look for a weekly podcast… Read more

TechNet Radio — Total Wine success story with System Center

Earlier this week, I sat down with our friends at Total Wine to talk about how they are using System Center.    It’s one of the first times that I’ve gotten to talk about technology and ‘wine’ instead of ‘whine” – so check out the TechNet Radio interview where we covered: SC Data Protection Manager –… Read more

Storage Solutions team at TechED IT Pro 2008

Storage team is bringing 8 sessions and 2 Hands-on Lab to Microsoft TechED IT Pro 2008!   Karandeep Anand, Jason Buffington, Ram Kailasanathan, Drew McDaniel and Edwin Yuen will be hosting the sessions from the Storage side. Clustering and High availability will also be there to talk about their biggest release to date – Clustering… Read more

UPDATED – Upcoming TechNet Chat: DPM Engineering talks about the updates to DPM 2007

Recently we received the notice that DPM Engineering chat was moved to May 29th. Here is the new invite and date information: As part of equipping you around the new features provided in the Q2 rollup update for DPM 2007, the product team will be hosting a live chat session where you can ask your… Read more

Upcoming TechNet Chat: DPM Engineering talks about the updates to DPM 2007

As part of equipping you around the new features provided in the Q2 rollup update for DPM 2007, the product team will be hosting a live chat session where you can ask your questions related to DPM 2007, the rollup, the upcoming SP1, or even provide suggestions for what you need to either deploy DPM… Read more

Tomorrow: Webcast on Upcoming changes in Data Protection Manager 2007

Webcast: Upcoming Changes to Data Protection Manager 2007 (Level 200); Wednesday, April 23, 2008; 8:00AM Pacific Time Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 delivers on the promises of blending continuous data protection and traditional tape backup for Microsoft workloads. This webcast answers the next question: What’s next for Data Protection Manager?   Brandon M…. Read more

New guides posted on Microsoft Downloads page

Hello, Just a quick update: we had new content posted on Microsoft Downloads page. Check it out below:Windows Server 2008: ·         Windows Server 2008 Step-by-Step GuidesContains interesting Step-by-step articles, like:–  Configuring a Two-Node File Server Failover Cluster–  Configuring a Two-Node Print Server Failover Cluster–  Check specifically: Creating and Deploying Active Directory Rights Management Services Templates;– … Read more

DPM 2007 awarded "Product of the Year"

This week we had great news for one of our team’s products, DPM (Data Protection Manager). SearchServerVirtualization.com awarded DPM with a gold medal as a “Product of the Year 2007”! To know more about how Data Protection Manager works, see the DPM website. Read  DPM Blog and Jason’s post about the award. —Malu Menezes  … Read more

Data Protection Manager videos from TechEd 2007 posted

Microsoft TechNet has posted several DPM videos that are worth checking out if you didn’t make it to TechEd this year. The link below shows the search results for Jason Buffington’s sessions. They are: Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2007: How to Protect Microsoft SQL Server   Data Back-up and Recovery for SQL, Exchange, and… Read more