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TechNet Radio: (Part 1) – What’s New in 2012 R2 – Empowering People-Centric IT

I had the privilege of welcoming Brad Anderson, Corporate Vice President for Windows Server and System Center to the show.  We discuss the latest features and enhancements made in Windows Server 2012 R2, System Center 2012 R2, SQL Server 2014, Visual Studio 2013, Windows Intune as well as several new Windows Azure services.  Tune in… Read more

Can (or will) Configuration Manager and Windows Intune work together? (So many questions. So little time. Part 13.)

For lucky 13, I reproduce a question here from Scott L, who asked it at our Saint Louis TechNet Event several weeks ago: “Any plans for a hybrid option with both SCCM and InTune in an organization?” No.  At least none that I’m aware of.  I will expand on my blunt answer in a moment,… Read more

Top 10 Reasons You Should Consider Windows Intune

(Re-posted with John Weston’s permission.) Overview 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 that helps you centrally manage and secure your PCs through a simple, web-based console.  Released back in March 2011, Windows Intune has already… Read more

Are you ready for “the Cloud”? John can help.

Today in part 3 of our 30-day “Cloud on Your Terms” blog post series, John Weston discusses: Virtualization and getting highly virtualized desktop virtualization Windows InTune and some considerations on where you should host your “apps”. Enjoy it HERE! And if you have missed any of the series posts, check out my summary post for… Read more

InTune with the Cloud (“Cloudy April” – Part 15)

In my opinion, one of the most ingenious ways “the cloud” is being used is in providing services that link tightly or directly with resources that are in-house. “What does that mean?” Well… I’m talking about services are cloud-based, but which monitor or somehow allow interaction with devices you manage.  A great example of this… Read more

The Springboard Series Tour Is Back, and Partly Cloudy! (“Cloudy April” – Part 14)

They’re back!  Once again the road to TechEd is paved with Springboard Series goodness.  The new tour starts May 2, 2011 in Toronto, and wings its around the country for several stops, delivering lots of great sessions and useful information, all on their way to TechEd in Atlanta. “But is it information about the cloud? … Read more