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MMS Day 2: Managing the Dynamic Desktop

Today at the Microsoft Management Summit (MMS) in Las Vegas, Brad Anderson, General Manager in the Management and Services Division at Microsoft, kicked off the day with the keynote “Managing the Dynamic Desktop.” He introduced the concept of the dynamic desktop. A desktop environment that  understands the flexible work and lifestyles of your now mobile workforce...

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Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF) 4.0, Simplifying IT Service Management

On Tuesday at the Microsoft Management Summit we presented a breakout session on the new Microsoft Operations Framework 4.0.  It was really exciting to finally be able to show MOF 4.0 off, since we’ve been working on it for the last year.  And today Brad Anderson formally announced the release MOF 4.0 in his MMS...

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Operations Manager 2007 goes CROSS Platform!

If you haven’t heard about it already, you surely soon will!  At this morning’s keynote at MMS 2008 in Las Vegas, Bob Muglia (assisted by Barry Shilmover) announced the introduction of the Operations Manager 2007 Cross Platform Extensions Beta (Ops Mgr Cross Plat).  What does mean?  Well, with Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 Cross...

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Anticipating the Big Show

Quick note to everyone to say we’ve got quite a line-up coming next week for the Management Summit in Las Vegas (April 28-May 2). We’ll have announcements galore, videos, blog posts, new content, and a brand-spankin’-new product marketing site to unveil. So, next week look to this blog and the System Center site (which goes...

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TechNet Radio Podcast: Extend NAP with SC Configuration Manager

Extend Network Access Protection Using Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager Learn how Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager can extend the capabilities of the Network Access Protection (NAP) feature in Windows Server 2008.  Jeff Wettlaufer, System Center technical product manager, interviews Jeff Sigman, senior program manager for NAP, in this episode of TechNet Radio.  Listere here:...

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TechNet Radio Podcast: System Center and the Data Center

Listen in as Dave Morehouse, System Center product marketing manager,  interviews Jeff Wettlaufer, System Center technical product manager.  Learn more about how the System Center Family of products can integrate into typical data center-centric tasks such as: planning, consolidation, deployment automation, updating and patch management, health and performance monitoring, data backup and protection, regulatory compliance,...

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System Center in the News

Check back for more articles and blog posts about System Center products. Dave Marshall, a self-professed ‘virualization freak’ writes about how VMware predicts the death of the OS. Well, sort of. over at the InfoWorld’s Virtualization report.  He had a chance to speak with Zane Adam, Sr. Director of Virtualization at Microsoft about the benefits of Hyper-V as a componentn...

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TechCenter updates for System Center products

Check out the new look and feel for some of the System Center product pages on TechNet. The System Center Configuration Manager and Operations Manager Tech Centers sport new page designs that group content into related areas making it easier to find what you’re looking for.  All related System Center products will be updated to the new format over...

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