[BONUS] Tip of the Day: Announcing the public preview of Windows Virtual Desktop

Today’s tip… Windows Virtual Desktop is a desktop and app virtualization service that runs in Azure that enables you to create a full desktop virtualization environment. With Windows Virtual Desktop you can: Set up a multi-session Windows 10 deployment that delivers a full Windows 10 with scalability Virtualize Office 365 ProPlus and optimize it to…

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(Azure) Tip of the Day: Instantly restore your Azure Virtual Machines using Azure Backup

Today’s tip… We are delighted to share the release of Azure Backup Instant Restore capability for Azure Virtual Machines (VMs). Instant Restore helps Azure Backup customers quickly recover VMs from the snapshots stored along with the disks.   In addition, users get complete flexibility in configuring the retention range of snapshots at the backup policy…

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(RDS) Tip of the Day: Updated RDS HTML5 client is available for download!

Today’s tip… Version 1.0.7 of the Remote Desktop web client has been released with offline access and other improvements. Updates for version 1.0.11 Enabled connection to RD Broker without an RD Gateway in Windows Server 2019. Sorted feeds alphabetically (i.e., RemoteApps first, Desktops second). Fixed multiple accessibility bugs improving screen reader compatibility. Updated our build…

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Tip of the Day: Windows Update for Business and the retirement of SAC-T

Today’s tip… By now most of you should are probably familiar with the concept and cadence of the LTSC and SAC release cycles. Occasionally however, twists and turns in the evolution of servicing and the use of potentially unfamiliar terms such as CB, CBB, and SAC-T may leave you feeling a little…fuzzy. Here is a…

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Tip of the Day: Networking Blog Migration

Today’s tip… We’re moving! After a many years on TechNet, Microsoft is retiring the existing blogging platform.  We will soon be migrating over to a Tech Community which many of you have already been familiarized with.  We appreciate all the many helpful comments and consistent viewership we’ve seen over the years and hope you’ll join…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Microsoft opens first datacenters in Africa with general availability of Microsoft Azure

Today’s tip…  I am pleased to announce the general availability of Microsoft Azure from our new cloud regions in Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa (3/14/2019). Nedbank, Peace Parks Foundation, and eThekwini water are just a few of the organizations in Africa leveraging Microsoft cloud services today and will benefit from the increased computing resources…

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Cloud) Tip of the Day: Feature update: Serial console for Azure Virtual Machines

Today’s tip… The serial console for Azure Virtual Machines now enables you to reboot your VM from within the console experience. This ability will help you if you want to reboot a stuck VM or enter the boot menu of your VM. In addition, we’ve added two new fonts that you can choose from: Inconsolata…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Azure Cost Management now generally available for enterprise agreements and more!

Today’s tip… As enterprises accelerate cloud adoption, it is becoming increasingly important to manage cloud costs across the organization. Last September, we announced the public preview of a comprehensive native cost management solution for enterprise customers. We are now excited to announce the general availability (GA) of Azure Cost Management experience that helps organizations visualize,…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Azure Guest OS Family 6 (Windows Server 2019)

Today’s tip… Azure Guest OS Family 6, based on Windows Server 2019, is now generally available. Windows Server 2019 is the operating system that bridges on-premises environments with Azure, adding layers of security while helping you modernize your applications and infrastructure. Learn more about the latest Azure Guest OS releases in the documentation.

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Announcing the general availability of Lsv2-series Azure Virtual Machines

Today’s tip… After wrapping up a successful preview with fantastic customer engagement, we are excited to officially announce the general availability of the Lsv2-series Azure Virtual Machines (VMs). Customers from all over the globe and across a broad range of industries participated in the Lsv2-series VMs preview during the second half of 2018. General overview:…

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