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Hyper V in Windows Server 2012 at TechEd 2012

At TechEd North America, which is happing right now in Orlando, Microsoft has demoed some great features of Hyper V in Windows Server 2012. There are a few demos you’ve got to see: 64 virtual processors in a VM 985,000 IOPs from a single Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V VM o    4k Random IO; Queue Depth… Read more

All New Windows Server ‘8’ Hyper V Component Architecture Poster

Microsoft has just released brand new Windows Server ‘8’ Hyper V Component architecture poster, if you haven’t seen it yet, you can download it from following link DOWNLOAD NOW Cheers, Iftekhar tweetmeme_url = ‘http://blogs.technet.com/b/iftekhar/archive/2012/03/14/all-windows-server-8-hyper-v-component- architecture-poster.aspx’;… Read more

System Center 2012 Support for “Windows Server 8 Beta” CTP Now available

  While we are gearing up for General availability of System Center 2012, SC product group is constantly working on new capabilities and features to be included in future releases. Last Friday, Microsoft announced CTP (Community Technology Preview) version of an update to System Center 2012 which supports “Windows Server 8 Beta” This update is… Read more

Sneak Peak into Hyper V vNext in ‘Windows Server 8’

If you haven’t seen it already, we gave a sneak peak into next release of Hyper V coming with “Windows Server 8” at Worldwide partner conference last week. We only demonstrated 2 of hundreds of features which is going to be available with next release of Hyper V to help your Private Cloud initiatives. You… Read more

Private Cloud Management with VMM 2012 (Part 3): Adding an update server and enable orchestrated update management

This article is cross posted from my original post on PTS Official Blog See the first two parts of this series here: Private Cloud Management with VMM 2012 (Part 1): What’s new with System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Private Cloud Management with VMM 2012 (Part 2): Creation of a Hyper-V Cluster Using VMM 2012… Read more

Private Cloud Management with VMM 2012 (Part 2): Creation of a Hyper-V Cluster Using VMM 2012

This article is cross posted from my original post on PTS Official Blog See part one of this series here:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Private Cloud Management with VMM 2012 (Part 1): What’s new with System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Before you start deploying cloud and services, we need to first start prepare the fabric. A cloud can… Read more

Private Cloud Management with VMM 2012 (Part 1): What’s new with System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012

This article is cross posted from my original post on PTS Official Blog I have been delivering a lot of sessions on the all-new VMM 2012 lately to both external and internal audiences, so I thought of sharing some information with our online community as well. I am putting together a 3-part series of blog… Read more

Datacenter Automation using System Center : Part 2 : Register NOW

Microsoft Partners, if you have joined our web seminar today for Datacenter Automation using System Center : Part 1, you must have seen some cool demos how you can do an automated provisioning of Virtual Machines by triggering a workflow from System Center Service Manager and using Opalis to initiate a VM creation using VMM… Read more

Get Started with RemoteFX Deployment

      This article is cross posted from my original post on PTS Official Blog Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) is getting momentum and more and more organizations are looking at VDI to provide Operating system environment to their users. One of the challenges that VDI is facing today is to be able to provide the… Read more

PTS Workshop : Deploy VDI using RDS

  Dear Partners, As you know, the PTS teams are available to help you accelerate your sales cycle, win against the competition, reduce development costs, lessen your time-to-market, and architect and deploy successful solutions. Partner Technical Services is now offering a workshop on how to deploy Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) using Remote Desktop Services (RDS)…. Read more