Upcoming Microsoft Events: Do you want to stay informed?

Whether or not you choose to believe me, here are a two things that I know to be true: Microsoft takes your privacy and preferences very seriously, and Microsoft wants you to stay “in-the-loop” about what’s coming. Often our marketing and operations people send out notices about up-coming events, such as our IT Camps or…


Join Early Experts: Enhance Your Skills And Career For Free!!

In an increasingly multi-hypervisor world, more and more IT organizations are using Microsoft Hyper-V and Microsoft Azure to achieve superior performance and workload flexibility at the best possible price. With nearly two-thirds of businesses on more than one virtualization platform, adding Microsoft virtualization and cloud skills to your technical repertoire can improve your career options…


TechNet Radio: (Part 5) Hyper-V from a VMware Admin’s Perspective – Virtual Machine and Service Templates

In today’s continuing series on Hyper-V from a VMware admin’s perspective, Keith Mayer and Andy Syrewicze take a look at how you can manage your Virtual Machine environments using Hyper-V Manager as well as Virtual Machine and Service Templates found within System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.   [5:02] DEMO:  Importing / Exporting /…


TechNet Radio: (Part 4) Hyper-V from a VMware Admin’s Perspective – High Availability

Keith Mayer and Andy Syrewicze continue their look into Hyper-V from the view of a VMware admin’s perspective and in today’s episode they discuss in detail high availability and how to set up and manage a Hyper-V cluster. [3:17] What does high availability look like in vSphere and how does it compare to Hyper-V? [8:10]…


TechNet Radio: (Part 2) Understanding BYOD: How to Make it Happen

Kevin Remde and Yuri Diogenes are back for Part 2 of their BYOD solution series and in today’s episode they explore some of the technologies from Microsoft and how you can implement them into your organization’s BYOD strategy. [2:39] Let's talk about device registration and management of BYOD devices. How can IT organizations do this?…


TechNet Radio: (Part 1) Understanding BYOD: What it Means for My Company

In this two part series with Sr. Knowledge Engineer Yuri Diogenes and Kevin Remde we explore the world of “Bring Your Own Device” or BYOD scenarios and how more IT organizations are trying to support it. In part one we try to help explain its benefits, challenges and considerations that need to be made around…


TechNet Radio: (Part 3) Virtualization: Did You Know…

In Part 3 of their “Virtualization: Did you Know…” series, Kevin Remde and Jeff Woolsey conclude their Top 10 list of Virtualization solution facts. [1:16] Did you know…”In a recent benchmarking test, ESG found that a single server running 12 Hyper-V VMs could support the requirements of 48,000 Exchange users” [12:04] Did you know…”With System…


TechNet Radio: (Part 1) Virtualization: Did You Know…

Kevin Remde welcomes Varun Chhabra to the show as they kick off their three part “Virtualization: Did you Know…” series which will discuss facts and facets of Microsoft’s Virtualization solution that, if you are currently using some other virtualization platform, you probably didn’t know but definitely should. [2:13] Back in August VMware held their annual…


TechNet Radio: Hybrid Cloud Integrated Storage with StorSimple and Windows Azure

Today I welcome Marc Farely from StorSimple, a cloud integrated storage which provides primary storage, backup and disaster recovery to your on-premise datacenter. Tune in as we discuss the benefits of a hybrid cloud solution as well as how StorSimple can drastically cut storage costs and increase data protection for enterprises.  Visit StorSimple’s website and…


TechNet Radio: (Part 3) Building Your Hybrid Cloud – Networking Enhancements in Windows Server 2012 R2

Back for Part 3 of the “Building a Hybrid Cloud” series, Keith Mayer and myself chat about and demo the latest networking enhancements made in Windows Server 2012 R2. [1:36] Series Review [10:11] What specifically has been enhanced to make Networking better in Windows Server 2012 R2? [20:22] DEMO: Dynamic Load Balancing across NIC teams…