Virtualization Resources for Upcoming events Nov/Dec

Microsoft Virtualization Resources November 2011 – January 2012 You can find this resource document online (with live hyperlinks) at: John’s Blog: “Stories, Information, and random thoughts”: Kevin’s Blog: “Full of I.T.”: Technical Question E-mails: John Weston – Kevin Remde – Positive Feedback E-mails to our boss: Nathan Hancock –…


New Concept Video 5-10 years from now AMAZING!!

More information on this video at I love videos like this, it makes me excited to be in the Software business.


System Center 2012, new Betas released today

System Center 2012 Manage your private and public cloud applications and services with a common toolset. Download Pre-Release Products Overview System Center 2012 pre-release products help your organization achieve IT as a Service by enabling productive infrastructure, predictable applications, and cloud computing on your terms with a common management experience. You can deliver flexible and…


Microsoft new commercials

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Houston TechFest Video recordings Cloud and Lync topics from IT Pro track

This last Saturday I spoke at Houston’s Techfest (  It was a great event. Incase you missed it, I recorded 3 of the sessions and posted them up on my skydrive, but here they are: First up is Bryon Spurlock with Quartertechnologies   And the second session also with Bryon   And the last session…


Windows Intune new version today.

On March 23 of this year, our team delivered the first commercial release of Windows Intune, a subscription service that offers PC management and security through the cloud along with upgrade rights to Windows 7 Enterprise and future versions of Windows. Less than seven months later, the next release of Windows Intune is now available!…


How to get Lync 2010, all the downloads you need.

  I love to Demo Lync 2010 all the time.  I use it everyday, and love to show people how I use it.  When I show it, people want to know where they can get the software to download it. Here is what you need. First you will need Windows Server Windows Server 2008 R2…


Welcome Skype to the Microsoft Family

Tony Bates talks about Skype joining  Microsoft It will be interesting to see how Lync and Skype work together. REDMOND, Wash., and LUXEMBOURG — Oct. 13, 2011 — Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT”) has closed its acquisition of Skype Global S.à r.l. Negotiations of the definitive agreement under which Microsoft would acquire Skype, an Internet…


Private Cloud where to get all the information you need.

TechNet has just built a new Hub:  Private Cloud Solution Hub This hub is a great source of information.  It has a getting started section that had 4 great summaries. Overview of Private Cloud Architecture Private Cloud – A Technical Perspective Private Cloud – A Business Perspective Software to Services – A Journey by Microsoft…


Private Cloud, Public Cloud, everything Cloud Dallas TechFest on

I have done many presentations lately about Cloud Computing.   I did one about 6 weeks ago at  The great guys at  recorded the session.   Here is the link to go watch it:   I will be doing this same presentation at upcoming and