October 10, 2013 Microsoft News Thursday: Partners Announce Support for New Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Solutions

by C&E Blogger Partners Announce Support for New Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Solutions This week, Microsoft unveiled a wave of new enterprise products and services to help companies seize the opportunities of cloud computing and several Microsoft partners announced their support. Equinix announced a strategic relationship with Microsoft that enables cloud connectivity to Windows Azure in… Read more

Microsoft Private Cloud News

by STB Blogger  Today, during an online webcast, “Transforming IT with Microsoft Private Cloud”, Satya Nadella, Microsoft Server & Tools Business president and Brad Anderson, corporate vice president of the Management and Security Division, discussed how Microsoft is making the private cloud real for customers now, helping businesses move faster, save money and better compete… Read more

September 8, 2011 News Thursday: Virtual Machine Manager 2012 RC, Microsoft Virtual Academy, and More Server and Tools News…

Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Release Candidate Available Today We are excited to announce today that the release candidate of System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) 2012 is available at the Microsoft Download Center as a product download or a pre-configured VHD. VMM is a key component of System Center 2012, which provides a common management… Read more

Frugal Fridays Podcast: Microsoft Technical PM, Kenon Owens

Checkout this week’s installment of the Frugal Friday’s Tech Show podcast with Jason Perlow and Ken Hess featuring Kenon Owens, Technical Product Manager on the Integrated Virtualization Team at Microsoft. Click here and learn about System Center Virtual Machine Manager R2 now.   addthis_pub = ‘wedsg’;… Read more

System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) 2008 R2 beta now available

Today, Microsoft announced the first beta release of System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 (SCVMM R2).  With feedback from our customers, Microsoft has made a number of new feature enhancements in R2 that support using a Windows platform including:   o   Support for Live Migration: With Windows 2008 R2 adding support for Live migration,… Read more

Get Virtual Now

Today at 9 AM PDT, Bob Kelly will take the stage at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, officially kicking off Microsoft’s five-month long worldwide event series to “‘Get Virtual Now.”   Product milestones will be announced through two live webcast keynotes, available for viewing at the Microsoft Virtual Press Room. ·         Bob Kelly- 9:00-10:00 AM… Read more

Microsoft’s investment in Cross-Platform and Interoperability

Today at MMS 2008 in Las Vegas, Microsoft and its Senior Vice President of the Server and Tools Business, Bob Muglia outlined the next phase in the company’s strategy to enable dynamic IT organizations.  (Watch the Day 1 keynote webcast).  As part of this strategy, Muglia announced technology innovations that are designed to expand Microsoft’s… Read more