Migrating VMs from VMware to Windows Azure and Hyper-V – Build Your Private Cloud

Today, Yung Chou and I are back in our Build Your Private Cloud in a Month series to discuss virtual machine migration steps – specifically, we’ll review the process for migrating existing VMware VMs to Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V and Windows Azure Infrastructure Services.  This  provides a super-easy path to begin leveraging your new Private…


VMware or Microsoft? What does Availability mean in YOUR Cloud?

When evaluating public and hybrid cloud services, carefully inspecting a cloud-provider’s Service Level Agreement (SLA) is an important step in understanding the level of availability you can expect.  Of course, we all want our applications and VMs to be as close to 100% available as possible, and at an initial glance, the SLA’s of many…