IT Camp deck and resources: Modernizing Your Infrastructure with Hybrid Cloud

Thank you to those who attended my IT Camp event on Modernizing Your Infrastructure with Hybrid Cloud today in Chicago IL. I certainly enjoyed discussing cloud migration scenarios with everyone! In this article, I'm providing a copy of the deck we used for our sessions today, as well as a set of additional resources that…


Tools for Building Professional Cloud Architecture Diagrams

I’m frequently asked about templates, stencils and shapes that are available for documenting the architecture of cloud-based solutions on Microsoft Azure, Azure Pack and Office 365. Using the tools described in this article, you can quickly build professional architecture diagrams for cloud scenarios. These tools are also useful when creating presentation decks, training materials, whitepapers…


Modernizing Your Infrastructure with Hybrid Cloud – Getting Started with On-demand Private Clouds using Windows Azure Pack (Part 23)

This article is part 23 in our continuing series on Modernizing Your Infrastructure with Hybrid Cloud by our US IT Pro team. After you've read this article, be sure to catch all of the other articles in our series! As I’ve been traveling and speaking to IT Pros about the great scalability, resiliency and offerings…


Windows Azure Pack: Configuring Remote Desktop Gateway for VM Console Access

The free Windows Azure Pack (WAP) delivers the on-demand, self-service user interface from our Microsoft Azure public cloud platform to on-premises Private Clouds in your datacenter.  In a prior article, we walked through the steps of getting started with WAP by building the necessary components for a basic lab environment.  If you missed that article,…