You Are Invited to Join Us at System Center Universe 2013

      On behalf of Microsoft and the event host, Catapult Systems, you are invited to join us at System Center Universe 2013! The second annual System Center Universe is a one-day globally available technical event featuring Microsoft product gurus and community experts who will highlight the interaction of the System Center 2012 suite and… Read more

Microsoft Management Summit (MMS) 2013 Registration Now Open

The Microsoft Management Summit (MMS) 2013 is going to be held in Las Vegas again next year.  The date is set – April 8-12, 2013.  MMS is the can’t miss Microsoft conference dedicated just to management.  You don’t want to miss out on five days of hands on labs, presentations, and community events with Microsoft… Read more

System Center Blogs: Now on iPhone, Android and Windows Phone

If you liked the original System Center Blogs app that was published last year for Windows Phone and Android, you’ll be happy to know that both apps have now been updated, plus there is a new version now available for iOS. The updates include bug fixes and feature additions as well as a current list… Read more

System Center Blog Relaunch

For the last few years, the System Center Blog here at has been run by the System Center marketing team.  They moved to a combined System Center + Windows Server + Cloud blog at about a year and a half ago.  Since then things have been pretty quiet on this blog.  The engineering… Read more

New Product Group, new Blog location….

Hello everyone, some of you may remember my posts over the past few years here regarding System Center, and Client Management topics. I wanted to post a brief update here on this blog about where I will be blogging moving forward. After an amazing year at RES Software, I am really excited to be back… Read more

System Center Cloud Services Process Pack RTM Now Available

The Microsoft Solution Accelerators team is pleased to announce that the System Center Cloud Services Process Pack is now available for download. The System Center Cloud Services Process Pack is Microsoft’s Infrastructure as a Service solution built on the System Center platform. With the System Center Cloud Services Process Pack, enterprises can realize the benefits… Read more

Building Cloud Infrastructure with Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 SP1

Read this great post on the Windows Server Blog by Anders Vinberg, a Technical Fellow in our Management Division.  In the post he describes how the Virtual Machine Manager component in System Center 2012 SP1, now available as a community technology preview, builds on the cloud optimizing features of Windows Server 2012 to take that… Read more

Simplicity is key to private cloud from Microsoft

Check out the recent blog post from Brocade’s Susan Hartford where she discusses her company’s ADX load balancer provider. This new offering provides integration between the Brocade ServerIron ADX series of application delivery switches and the Virtual Machine Manager component of System Center 2012, enabling provisioning of both application and network resources…. Read more