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Windows 10 and App Compat (Part 3): How do I get to the Edge?

In part 3 of our Windows 10 and App Compatibility series, “The App Compat Guy” Chris Jackson and I discuss the enigma that is the Edge web browser found in Windows 10. Why is it here?  Why do we need a new browser?  And more importantly, will it work with my web applications?   Next… Read more

Windows 10 and App Compat (Part 2): How do I get to IE11?

“The App Compat Guy” Chris Jackson and yours truly are back for part 2 in our Windows 10 and App Compatibility series.  In today’s episode we discuss Internet Explorer and what to do about compatibility concerns for your web applications. Next Steps Learn: Azure RemoteApp Core skills Try: Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility Virtual Lab… Read more

Windows 10 and App Compat (Part 1): What about my Windows Apps?

In this episode I welcome the “App Compat Guy” himself, Chris Jackson to the show, as we kick off a 3 part series on Windows 10 and App Compatibility. In part 1 we address concerns surrounding application or scenario compatibility during the move to Windows 10. Next Steps Learn: Azure RemoteApp Core skills Try: Windows… Read more

Windows Update for Business-More Info

Greetings! While my team and I have been busily traveling around delivering “Ignite Your Business” events, speaking to literally thousands of IT Professionals about the benefits of Windows 10 in their business, Microsoft has continued to roll-out new business-focused features; both in the device products and in the cloud.  One such newer feature now available… Read more

Coming in November, our “Ignite your Business” Tour!

Connect. Learn. Innovate. Whether you’re a Technical Decision Maker, IT Professional or Developer – Ignite Your Business is the event to attend. Learn why Windows 10 is the best platform for business. Connect with our valued partners at the showcase, engage with experts and get hands-on experience. Whether you build, manage or design, this is… Read more

Hyper-V Nested Virtualization? In Windows 10?!

The title of this article was my reaction when I saw the news.  And I was even more excited when I read that I already have the Windows 10 Insider fast ring preview installed (build 10565) that will allow me to try it out!  Considering that my work machine I have installed it on (not… Read more

Beta.MN Startup Showcase: Dose Health

This is next in a series of articles highlighting the Startup companies that participated in the recent Beta.MN 2.5 event, held Sept 8, 2015 in Minneapolis, MN. As we age, how do we keep track of things?  Or, for those of you who are (much) younger than me, how might we help our aging parents… Read more

Beta.MN Startup Showcase: Homi

This is first of a series of articles highlighting the Startup companies that participated in the recent Beta.MN 2.5 event, held Sept 8, 2015 in Minneapolis, MN I have a couple of questions for you.. Did you go to a college? Are you currently GOING to a college? Do you represent a business interested in… Read more

Dev-Test Starts with IT: (Part 2) Testing Enterprise Applications on Azure

Drew McDaniel and I are back for part 2 in our "Dev-Test Starts with IT" series and in this episode they dive into some of the details on how enterprise applications can be tested and managed on Azure.       [1:25] So Azure can be used for testing Enterprise Applications. Which types of Enterprise Applications… Read more

Video: Start Stop Restart and Delete VMs in Microsoft Azure with PowerShell

I recently recorded this video as a companion to the Azure Documentation page – “Deploy and manage virtual machines using Azure Resource Manager templates and PowerShell”, and specifically showing off the tasks: Start a Virtual Machine Stop a Virtual Machine Restart a Virtual Machine, and Delete a Virtual Machine I hope you find it useful!… Read more