India's first Azure Conference – 20th & 21st March

Dear friends, Hope to see you at the 1st ever Windows Azure Conference that we are organizing this month. If you haven't registered yet, please do 🙂 REGISTER AT – Flexible track is for the IT Professionals out there. Enclosing the eDM eDM – WAC.docx


OVEN FRESH — Private Cloud Virtualization and Storage Poster (and Mini-Posters) for Windows Server 2012 R2 is released !!

Yeah really freshly created from the poster team 🙂 :). Its called the "Windows Server 2012 R2: Private Cloud Virtualization and Storage" poster. Like the last poster, its available from the Microsoft download center. You can also download each component of the poster separately and just print the pieces you need. In addition, each piece has a Microsoft…


NUMA – Understand it & its usefulness with Windows Server 2012

  I have mostly got puzzled look whenever I spoke about NUMA support on Hyper-V so thought of penning the concept & benefits down. As the high end servers & blades are available to further consolidate datacenters, its critical to understand how NUMA can help you to take full advantage of those pricey hardware ! Before we get…


VMware or Microsoft? Quick Comparison between vSphere 5.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V

In lots of customer discussions, the one thing that comes out often – How does Microsoft Virtualization stcak ( Hyper-V & System Center 2012 R2) compares with VMWare virtulization stack (vSphere 5.5 Enterprise Plus + vCenter Server 5.5). I have tried focus on real-world perspective based on my experience implementing both solutions in the field throughout my career.  In this article,…