March 8, 2012 News Thursday: Windows Azure Pricing, TechNet Radio Features SQL Server 2012, and more Server and Tools News

by STB Blogger Announcing Reduced Pricing for Windows Azure Compute and StorageIn February, Microsoft announced significant price reductions and a new entry level database option to meet customer needs on both ends of the database spectrum. Today Windows Azure has announced a pricing reduction to its compute and storage offerings, in a continued effort to… Read more

January 12th, 2012 News Thursday: TechNet Radio, TwC 10 – Year Milestone, and more Server and Tools News…

by STB Blogger Tune into TechNet Radio! Microsoft Virtual Academy – Private Cloud Scenarios, SQL Server 2012, and Windows Server 2008 R2 Course Previews: In this episode of TechNet Radio, Alan Le Marquand discusses upcoming MVA courses on Private Cloud System Center 2012 scenarios such as Application Management, Orchestrator, Data Protection, Operations and Service Manager… Read more

December 22, 2011 News Thursday: Office 365 Integration Module for Windows SBS 2011 Essentials and more Server and Tools News

  by STB Blogger Office 365 Integration Module for Windows SBS 2011 Essentials Released Today Microsoft is pleased to announce the availability of the Office 365 Integration Module for Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials (OIM).  Currently available on the Microsoft Download Center, this Integration Module allows Small Businesses with fewer than 25 PCs to… Read more

TechNet Radio Feature: Microsoft’s and HP’s Enterprise Database Consolidation Appliance

 Check out this TechNet Radio spot featuring Group Product Manager for SQL Server, Bernardo Zamora and Sr. Technical Director for Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Mag, Mike Otey as they discuss Microsoft’s and HP’s Enterprise Database Consolidation Appliance, its key benefits and features and how it fits into Microsoft’s overall private cloud strategy.Click here… Read more