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DPM named finalist for Product of the Year — storage management category

We were recently informed that System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 has been named a finalist for 'Product of the Year' for eWeek Channel Insider … in the Storage Management category. There are some other good finalists, but DPM is the only backup/replication technology in consideration.  As part of System Center, we see ourselves as...

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Hyper-V RC available now

Today, our Hyper-V group has announced the availability of the Hyper-V Release Candidate (RC) build.  This is a very important release and step towards the final release of Hyper-V.  Hyper-V is one of the key technologies behind our strategy of providing virtualization products from the datacenter to the desktop. As Hyper-V progresses and nears release,...

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Configuration Manager 2007 SDK released

System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SDK Released Overview This software development kit (SDK) contains documentation and samples for developing Configuration Manager 2007 applications that integrate with the Configuration Manager console, the SMS Provider (server-side applications), and the client-side applications. The SDK enables developers to build plug-ins for the Configuration Manager console, to build automation scripts...

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System Center Essentials 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Now Available!

Congratulations…it’s a Girl! No! It’s a Boy! No…it’s a brand new healthy and happy Service Pack from the proud System Center Essentials 2007 family. System Center Essentials 2007 SP1 has been delivered, or Released-to-Manufacturing (RTM), and is now available for download here. This happy new arrival marks an important milestone for System Center Essentials 2007,...

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Better Together: Windows Server 2008 and the System Center Suite

Benefits and Compatibility OverviewCan you feel it!? The anticipation is growing as we count down to the Windows Server 2008 launch. Appropriately, the launch theme is “Heroes Happen Here.” Heroes are big these days. Just ask my wife how much she has spent on superhero action figures and books for our son this past year....

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System Center Operations Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Now Available!

The System Center Operations Manager 2007 team is excited to announce that System Center Operations Manager 2007 SP1 has Released-to-Manufacturing (RTM), and is now available for download!  This release of SP1 marks an important milestone for the System Center Operations Manager 2007, making the product easier to support, easier to use, and easier to deploy....

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System Center Service Manager FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions About System Center Service ManagerWhat is Service Manager?System Center Service Manager is the IT service desk product that is currently under development by Microsoft. This product will provide enhanced support for IT service management, with functionality such as a self service portal, and incident, problem, asset and change management for end-to-end automation...

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