Recommendations for Ignite 2015

Better Dynamic Application Delivery through UE-V & App-V: Aaron Ruckman and myself will be discussing recent and forthcoming innovations with App-V and UE-V as well as some general recommendations including some you may have never heard of before. http://meme.ms/d5cdr3p App-V 5.0 SP3: Advanced Connection Groups: Briton Zircher and the Virtual Vibe Guy Thamim Karim will…


MDOP 2014 R2 is now Available!

The latest version of the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack has been released! This release includes UE-V 2.1 plus App-V 5.0 SP3! For UE-V, this includes some significant addition of features including: Credential Roaming Support Improved Office 2013 integration (especially email signatures) Support for cloud-based storage paths!? For App-V 5.0 SP3, we have fixed several issues…


Important Note for App-V 4.6 Users Upgrading to Windows 8.1

If you have not already heard, today MDOP (Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack) 2013 R2 became generally available for download to our MDOP customers. More information can be found here: http://blogs.windows.com/windows/b/business/archive/2013/12/02/mdop-2013-r2-now-available.aspx and http://blogs.windows.com/windows/b/springboard/archive/2013/12/02/announcing-mdop-2013-r2.aspx This latest incarnation of MDOP includes the release of: Application Virtualization (App-V) 5.0 SP2 and the virtualization of Office 2013 Application Virtualization (App-V)…


Come See Me at TechEd 2013 North America!

TechEd 2013 North America is 6/2 through 6/6 in New Orleans! http://northamerica.msteched.com/?mtag=TENAC9TEPage I’ll be there and I hope to see you there too! Alfred Ojukwu, Henry Schulman, and myself will be there from MCS presenting two sessions on App-V 5.0: Sequencing Applications Using the New Microsoft Application Virtualization 5.0 Sequencerhttps://channel9.msdn.com/Events/TechEd/NorthAmerica/2013/WCA-B205#fbid=UNR8sVE6CJMJune 5, 2013 from 3:15PM to…


Must have (User Experience Virtualization) Deployment and Management Resources!

It was no coincidence that the inaugural release of Microsoft User Experience Virtualization (UE-V) directly coincided with the release of APP-V 5.0 For most modern enterprise user scenarios (BYOD, flexible workspace, mobile computing, etc.) the need to have portable applications that roam user settings across application delivery formats is an essential ask from customers. UE-V also allows more…


Where Have I Been?

For once, I will switch gears and talk a little bit about myself personally. For the past several weeks, I have been contacted by several people wanted to know what happened and why there haven’t been any blog posts lately. Many also wanted to know if I would be continuing this blog. The short answers…