TechNet Radio Community Corner: Microsoft Private Cloud vs. VMware with Microsoft MVP Mitch Garvis

About This Video Microsoft MVP Mitch Garvis is back on the show and in today’s no holds-barred session, we’re giving a serious look at VMware vs. the Microsoft Private Cloud. Tune in as we give a “Just the facts ma’am” overview of the key differences between each of their virtualization offerings, management tools, certification exams…

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MMS 2012 sessions

I had two sessions at this year’s Microsoft Management Summit (MMS 2012).   On this post I will include the PowerPoints for the decks I used. Also I will update this post when the sessions become live on http://mms-2012.com  They were recorded and I understand they will be made public after the event is over. My…

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System Center 2012 on From End to Edge and Beyond Episode 18

About This Video In this episode, Tom Shinder and Yuri Diogenes interviewed John Weston, IT PRO Evangelist at Microsoft. During this interview John Weston talked about Private Cloud using System Center 2012. John presented the value proposition of System Center 2012 and explained how System Center can assist you to build your own private cloud….

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Windows Server 8 Beta released today!

Windows Server 8 (Beta) is finally here.  Yesterday was Windows 8, the Client operating system. Today one day later is the Server product for all you IT pros out there. Yes we know applications are king, but they have to run on something!   From the download page: Windows Server “8” is the broadest, most…

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview available for download

Probably the worst kept secret today.  Yes the Customer Preview is available for download today. Did we slow the internet today?   Get your Windows 8 Preview here Windows 8 Consumer Preview It’s Windows reimagined and reinvented from a solid core of Windows 7 speed and reliability. It’s an all-new touch interface. It’s a new…

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Cloud Fest Dallas March 27th Sharefest

I will be speaking at this conference March 27th in Dallas. Because I am a speaker, you get 25% off, use code  “MicroDal-25” when you register.  Look for my sessions on Private Cloud and Hybrid Cloud. Choose from Cloud and SharePoint Sessions: · Cloud o Cloud Overview & Roadmaps Track o Azure o Private Cloud…

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Microsoft Events coming to Dallas, Austin, Houston and other Central US cities “IT Camp”

Our next set of IT Pro events (“IT Camps”) in the US Central Region have been scheduled and are now officially open for registration! The events are free, go from 9:00am to 3:00pm, and include some light breakfast and lunch. But most importantly, they are full of new and useful information that all IT Pros…

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What is Windows Intune?

My article just got published on  Petri!  http://www.petri.co.il/what-is-windows-intune.htm What is Windows Intune? Many times over the last year I have been asked the question, “What is Windows Intune?” I like to describe Windows Intune as the cloud service helps you centrally manage and secure your PCs through a simple, web-based console. Released back in March…

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New Download links Private Cloud, System Center 2012

  I am updating/reposting this.   We just got new links to the System Center 2012 Release Candidates. · System Center 2012 Beta all in one download Cloud – Care: System Center 2012 Suite Download page I get asked all of the time, hey where is that or that software. We are always coming out with…

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Transforming IT with Microsoft Private Cloud

  On Tuesday, Microsoft’s Server & Tools Business division leaders participated in a webcast, “Transforming IT with Microsoft Private Cloud” where they announced the release candidate of System Center 2012 and simplified Microsoft’s private cloud management products.  You can give this software a try go to https://aka.ms/syscntr While this blog deals more frequently with discussions…

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