Optimize Your Virtualization Deployments

Hi, I’m Larry Orecklin, general manager of System Center product management and virtualization marketing.   I’m in San Francisco this morning at a virtualization conference hosted by Bernstein Research, who provides investment research to institutional investors. It’s been interesting for me to see the investment community awaken this summer to the impact of virtualization software. … Read more

Defining and Engaging in "Community"

"Community" is one of those great, big, giant words that can mean many different things. Its exact meaning in a context can shift depending on who you talk to, what they're into, and how they see the world. It's a word that holds so much promise because it's such a large container for the needs… Read more

Remote Site IT Management (or “Who unplugged the server this time?”)

“In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow There is a lot to be said for simplicity, especially when it comes to IT management. Fewer, more centralized systems mean less complexity. Less complexity means less cost and effort to ensure the infrastructure that your business needs to… Read more

TechNet Webcasts: Geek Out with System Center Experts

Don’t miss out on upcoming opportunites to participate in live TechNet webcasts as our experts delve into critical topics on how to maximize deployment of System Center. Live participation features interactive technical presentations and the ability to participate in real-time question-and-answer sessions. So don’t delay, register now! Software Distribution with System Center Configuration ManagerThursday, December… Read more

IT Forum and After: Upward and Onward

I was in Barcelona at ITForum a few weeks ago and it was a huge event for System Center. We’ve now officially launched SC VMM, SC DPM and SCCM. Along with those launches there have been a bunch of announcements from our partners. We’ve also corralled a number of them into the System Center Partner… Read more