July 18, 2013 News Thursday: CSS Announces Availability of System Center Operations Manager Management Pack

by STB Blogger CSS Announces Availability of System Center Operations Manager Management PackCertified Security Solutions (CSS), a leading provider of certificate and PKI management software and services, announces immediate availability of a System Center Operations Manager management pack for the Certificate Management System (CMS).The management pack provides the ability to generate System Center Operations Manager… 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

November 10, 2011 News Thursday: System Center Operations Manager 2012 Release Candidate

by STB Blogger NEW Pre-Release of System Center Operations Manager 2012: Helping Customers Manage and Monitor Applications Across Public and Private Cloud Environments Today, we made available the Release Candidate (RC) of System Center Operations Manager 2012, an essential part of Microsoft’s private cloud solution. Operations Manager provides IT professionals with a single, comprehensive monitoring… Read more

August 11, 2011 News Thursday: Microsoft & Intuit Partnership, SQL Server Code Name “Denali” CTP3 Product Guide, and more Server and Tools news!

by STB Blogger   Intuit and Microsoft Expand Partnership with Latest Windows Azure SDK for Intuit Partner Platform Yesterday, Intuit announced that the company is increasing its investment to more tightly integrate the Intuit Partner Platform with Windows Azure. This will provide developers and channel partners the tools to deliver solutions that reach the millions… Read more

Target Running Hyper-V in All 1,755 Stores; Microsoft Management Summit 2011 Begins Today

Microsoft’s annual Management Summit kicks off today and approximately 4,000 attendees are arriving in Las Vegas for the event.     As the show begins, today Microsoft highlighted the experiences of retailer Target Corp. using Microsoft virtualization and management technologies.   Target, the second largest discount retailer in the U.S., has virtualized inventory, point-of-sale, supply-chain… Read more

October 14th, 2010 News Thursday: System Center Configuration Manager R3 released, Wipro partners with Citrix and Microsoft… and more Server and Tools news.

Microsoft releases System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3 Today Microsoft announced the release and availability of System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3. Organizations of all sizes use System Center Configuration Manager for better insight and control of their servers, PCs and devices across physical, virtual and distributed environments. Now, R3 brings a complete set of… Read more

Trial Version of Operations Manager 2007 R2 Now Available

The trial version of Operations Manager 2007 R2 RTM (build 7221) is now available via the Microsoft Download Center.  General Availability of the product will be 1st July 2009, at which point new and existing customers will be able to obtain the bits from their respective customer download centers, such as MVLS. In addition to the… Read more

System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Release Candidate (RC) Released

The System Center Operations Manager team today announced the availability of the Release Candidate (RC) of Operations Manager 2007 R2, which is ready for download through Microsoft Connect.  Operations Manager 2007 R2 delivers key improvements including non-Microsoft system and workload monitoring, service level tracking, scalability and performance enhancements, and more.  More information can be found… Read more

TechEd EMEA- IT Adds Even More Business Value in Tough Economic Times

Today at TechEd EMEA Microsoft made several announcements to help customers evolve their IT infrastructure for the next generation of Dynamic IT environments: System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 beta. Microsoft’s new platform includes cross-platform monitoring for Windows, Unix and Linux servers and improved service level monitoring. For more information on this release please visit… 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