Building Clouds on TechNet Radio! DevOps, and Automation, and Configuration Management, Oh My!

Hello Readers, Listeners, and Viewers! Did You Know? Michael Green and Charles Joy of the Building Clouds Blog each had a part in the June 2014 TechNet Radio Series: Accelerating DevOps with the Cloud using Microsoft Azure and Friends! So – If you did know, and have watched the series, Thank You! And if this… Read more

Application Management through Monitoring – Part 1 of 3

One of my favorite sayings has always been, “you can’t manage what you don’t monitor“. Best I can do for giving credit to the quote is that Candle Corporation in the late 90’s had a marketing campaign built around this concept, I still have the shirt. When you think about why we do what we… Read more

Exclusive First Look: The Long-Awaited Application Lifecycle Management Demo Video

Building and deploying a private cloud is a big deal for any organization, and to help our partners better understand how create their own private cloud, we built one of our own. What can this hybrid cloud environment look like?  We’ve put together a sneak peak below. This quick video features a key feature in… Read more

Introducing Application Management

With the recent release of System Center 2012 SP1 we have embarked on an approach that allows more collaboration between development and operation teams than in the past – and this will have a big impact on the topic of Application Management. First, who am I? I’m a Sr. Program Manager who joined Microsoft through… Read more