Introducing Windows Server 8: The InfoWorld special report

  Microsoft has said Windows Server 8 has 100 or so new features, but the main focus was on Hyper-V and a new feature called Hyper-V Replica that provides “asynchronous, application-consistent virtual machine replication.” At Windows 8’s recent partial unveiling, Microsoft demonstrated a mission-critical SQL VM being replicated from a private cloud to the offsite…


Microsoft Office 365 Deployment Guide for Enterprises – December Update

Microsoft announced the release release of December update to the Microsoft Office 365 Deployment Guide for Enterprises. In addition to the PDF version of the Deployment Guide, an updated web edition will be released . The web edition provides all of the same content of the document version, as well as the following: * Concise…


How Will You Secure the Cloud?

With cloud adoption on the rise, how will you secure your cloud-bound data? And, whose responsibility is your data security — the provider’s, yours, or a combination? In my opinion, the provider has the ultimate responsibility for network, system, and physical security — but you have the responsibility for password maintenance, application integrity, and data…