Application Virtualisation (App-V) 5.0

Everything you ever wanted to know about App-V 5.0 Guest post by Rory Monaghan An Introduction to App-V 5.0 This video is a good introduction to App-V 5.0 for somebody who has never used App-V before. It covers the topics of what it is, why you should use it, where you can get it and…


Windows Server 2012 Deep Dive – Two Days of free training

Is now all available online I will tidy this up (one day), but just to get the content out there, here it is: Day 1 (1) Dave Northey – Introduction and Fundamentals – 25 mins (2) Dave Northey – Manage and Maintain Availability – 25 mins (3) Dave Northey – Deploy and Manage Your Applications…


Windows Server 2012 training in Dublin

Last few spaces available for our Windows Server 2012 Deep Dive event We are running a two-day deep dive training session next Monday 22nd & Tuesday 23rd in Microsoft’s offices in Dublin. We have some great speakers with some great content. Registration is still open – but there really is only a few spaces available….


Everything you ever wanted to know about Installing and Configuring Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation and Configuration Guide Occasionally I’m asked if there are books that I’d recommend to help you learn Hyper-V Well, Aidan Finn gave me a copy of his one the other day.  It is currently being used as a paper weight I’m afraid (sorry Aidan)!  But I did have a quick…


Windows Server 2012 Deep Dive

FREE Training on Windows Server 2012 in Dublin – April 22nd & 23rd A two day session (not for the feint hearted) – in Microsoft Ireland, Dublin (22nd & 23rd April). More details and registration here. See you next week?


Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation and Configuration Guide

Two Irish Microsoft MVPs have just released their latest book for Hyper-V Big shout out to Aidan Finn and Damian Flynn. Go-to guide for using Microsoft’s updated Hyper-V as a virtualization solution Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V offers greater scalability, new components, and more options than ever before for large enterprise systems and small/medium businesses. Windows…


FREE Training on Windows Server 2012

Remote Desktop Services (RDS) & Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Alex Juschin (Microsoft RDS MVP) will be delivering a day of free training on Windows Server 2012 RDS & VDI in Microsoft’s Leopardstown offices on Tuesday 26th March. Places are limited, so register early. Details of the event (and the registration page) are here: http://microsoftrdsandvdi.eventbrite.com/#


FREE Hyper-V Training.

Introduction to Hyper-V Microsoft Virtualisation for VMware Professionals Microsoft Tools for VMware Integration & Migration The Microsoft Virtual Academy (www.MicrosoftVirtualAcademy.com) training portal offers quick and easy access to presentations, webcasts, whitepapers and other technical content about Microsoft’s Cloud technologies.  It is public, free and you learn at your own pace while earning awards and recognitions,…


Create a virtual machine and adding a VHD file using powershell

Or: How you can use Powershell to create virtual machines!  With a few keystroke you can create a virtual machine and attach an existing VHD(X) file to it! I usually look for the fastest and easiest way to get things done. Always manually rebuilding my lab was tiresome and demotivating so I started to look at…

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