Massive new enhancements to Microsoft Azure

We are receiving a lot of announces from TechEd North America 2014, maybe one of the best are the massive new set of features and enhancements to Microsoft Azure, many of them very expected, the list of enhancements are: You can get more details about all this new features and enhancements from the Scott Guthrie…


Disaster-proof enterprise cloud solutions with Windows Azure

Every Solution Architect or IT Manager eventually, needs take care of one of the most challenging tasks for an IT organization: dispose of disaster recovery capabilities to support the business continuity requirements. These concerns are not different when you are using a Cloud platform as Windows Azure, you always need bear in mind that anything…


Do you know what Hyper-V Server is?

Sometimes I have heard in different circles that VMware has a “purpose built hypervisor”, and can be installed independently of the host operating system and free, while Microsoft’s not. The reality is that Hyper-V is installed under Windows Server (between the hardware and the host operating system). Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 is a hypervisor-based…


Be ready to Transform the Datacenter

Bed of Cloud by Prashant Dobhal As probably you know (if not, now you know), Windows Server 2012 R2 and System Center 2012 R2 will be available for download evaluation version for elegible customers through the TechNet Evaluation Center on October 18, 2013. They comes with a lot of new features and more power to…


Office 365: three features users love!

You won’t be surprised if I tell you: the Cloud is changing quite quickly. From the very first Microsoft Productivity Suite in the Cloud (known as BPOS) until the new Office 365, the number and quality of the improvements we’ve added is just amazing. 27th Feb was the date the new Office 365 was available…

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Windows Azure Virtual Networks now supports Software VPN devices

The Windows Azure team announced last friday new capabilities for cross-premises connectivity between Windows Azure and your on-premises, including the support of software VPN devices to create Site-to-Site VPN connections. With this new capabilitiy now you can use a plain Windows Server 2012 with RRAS (Routing and Remote Access) enabled to create the VPN connection…


Windows Azure Infrastructure Services General Availability

Source: cloudswave.com via Victor on Pinterest Everyone here at Microsoft are proud and excited with the announce of the Windows Azure Infrastructure Services General Availability, and maybe you are asking yourself ¿what is it Windows Azure Infrastructure Services?, well Infrastructure Services is the name of the Windows Azure services set of Virtual Machines and Virtual…


New Azure Virtual Machines Intensive Memory Instances

The new Windows Azure Virtual Machines Intensive Memory Instances are available now at windowsazure.com and in four flavors (plain Windows, plain Linux, with Microsoft SQL Server or with Microsoft BizTalk server), to do with them wichever you need…. This new intensive memory instances are a key piece in your infrastructure on Azure to enable you…


MMS 2013 Sessions on demand

The Microsoft Management Summit (MMS) 2013 is the place where you meet the most skilled IT professionals around Microsoft Infrastructures. There are great sessions lead by experts in desktop, device management, datacenter and cloud technologies, but what happend if you are not in La Vegas for this event?. Well, no problem you can follow the…


System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 Beta is available

The System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 Beta is available for download, this SP1 add compatibility with Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, enhancements to support Windows Azure Virtual Machine and capabilities for Hosted Service Providers. the list of updates and enhancements is: Virtual Machine Manager Improved Support for Network Virtualization Extend the VMM console with…