Performance IT Management

This week’s IT Forum in Barcelona clearly produced a great deal of interest in the new System Center products. One other aspect of that show that strikes me is the number of conversations that referenced that the System Center tools and IT management in general are becoming vital components of organizational success.  Given that the… Read more

System Center and the Datacenter

Hello. My name is Paul Ross and I’m a Senior Product Marketing Manager in the System Center team. I recently joined Microsoft from Business Objects and one of the key things I’ve been working on in the past few months is the launch of the new System Center products. It’s clearly been a busy week… Read more

Download System Center Capacity Planner 2007 Release Candidate!

Greetings! My name is Beckett Thomsen and I am the product manager for System Center Capacity Planner (SCCP), among other responsibilities.  I’m excited to let you know that the Release Candidate for SCCP 2007 is now available for download.  SCCP 2007 helps size and plan deployments of Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, with capacity planning models… Read more

Links for 11.13.2007: System Center Launch

There’s a lot going on with System Center these days, specifically this week, as numerous announcements are being made at IT Forum in Barcelona, along with the publication of tons of supporting content in various places around and about the Web, including MSCOM Web updates, blog posts, and videos. Check out these sites for the latest… Read more

Facilitating Conversations Between Microsoft and the Analyst Community

Greetings! My name is Robb Mapp and I’m the industry analyst relations manager for Microsoft’s System Center family. In my role, I work with industry pundits who focus on systems management product and instrumentation technology. These are all of the analyst firms you’ve come to know and love- Gartner, Forrester, IDC, EMA, RedMonk, MWD, FreeForm… Read more

Managing Mobile Devices with System Center

Hi there, my name is Eric Berg and I am the director of product management for System Center. My team is responsible for the future product planning and current product marketing of the System Center products. I get a lot of our customers asking me about how they should be thinking about managing mobile devices in their… Read more

Handling the "In Between": The System Center Partner Ecosystem

As you’ve probably read throughout all of our product literature and all of our blogs—some of which you’ll see linked on the left in the blogroll—we feel we have an extremely strong, extremely functional product family. This product family continues to grow and grow, both in terms of additional products as well as additional functionality…. Read more