Big Data, the new Cloud thing

Big Data is a new term you hear all the time now about the Cloud or Cloud Computing. When you think in terms of the scale of the internet today and where the Cloud is going in the future dealing with extremely large volumes of Data will be important.  A few weeks ago we made…


Do you have an idea for something using Kinect? Want $20K?

How does $20K investment to get your idea off the ground? Add in all the tools you need, and even 3 months of office space to get it done.  Yep, we have a program called The Kinect Accelerator as part of our BizSpark program. 10 Startup companies will be given the opportunity of a lifetime…


System Center Central

With the Private Cloud being so new, finding resources is always good and I want to share. Lately I have been going to a bunch lately.  It is a great source of information on our System Center products.  Many of our MVP’s are adding into the conversation.  Go check it out for yourself.


More Cloud Resources Yung Chou

  My Co-worker Yung Chou  has done a bunch of work lately online about Cloud Computing. I thought I would share those resources here with you.   Chou’s Theories of Cloud Computing: The 5-3-2 Principle System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) 2012 as Private Cloud Enabler (5-Part Blog Post Series) Cloud Computing for IT Pros…


Hey Students IT Imagine Cup Challenge Quiz #3 tomorrow

  Are you up for the Challenge? If you answered yes, and if you are you a student, do you know a student or are you going back to school and can you answer a question like this then your ready for Round 1 of the Imagine Cup 2012 IT Challenge: You are the administrator…


Cloud Assessment Tool

Are you ready for the Cloud? Are you working with a Microsoft Partner?  Do you need a tool that can help you assess where you are and how to get ready for the Cloud?  Well I have the app for you.  This is for both Partners and Customers. It’s written in Windows Azure to show…


Office 365 get’s first major update.

REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 29, 2011 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the first major service update for Microsoft Office 365, the company’s next-generation cloud productivity service for businesses of all sizes. The service will also be available to try in 22 additional markets today, including Argentina, Iceland, Indonesia, South Africa and Taiwan. Look who is…


Where to see John Weston Present in December 2011

  December 1st  DFW IT Professionals   6PM at Microsoft offices Dallas(Las Colinas)  I will be presenting Office 365 December 5th Houston I will be speaking on Cloud and Office 365 December 6th San Antonio I will be speaking on Cloud and Office 365 December 7th Austin I will be speaking on…