Tip of the Day: Azure File Sync is now Generally Available

Today’s tip… On July 19th, it was announced that Azure File Sync is now generally available! This is big.   Azure File Sync extends on-premises Windows Server File Servers into Azure, enabling our customers to quickly and efficiently start adopting the benefits of Azure while maintaining the local performance of their on-premises Windows Server. Essentially,…


Tip of the Day: First-Ever Microsoft Business Applications Summit 2018

Today’s tip… Earlier, we tipped on the packaging of the Windows Server Summit content into an ‘Event-in-a-box’. As it happens, earlier this month saw the introduction of a new event with the holding of the first-ever Microsoft Business Applications Summit. Session categories include: Strategy and vision of the Microsoft Power platform PowerApps & Microsoft Flow…


Tip of the Day: Announcing Windows Server 2019 Insider Preview Build 17723

Today’s tip… On July 31st,  we are pleased to release a new build of the Windows Server vNext Long-Term Servicing Channel (LTSC) release that contains both the Desktop Experience and Server Core in all 18 server languages, as well as a new build of the next Windows Server Semi-Annual Channel release in English. In addition,…


Tip of the Day: Confusing Blog About Native VM’s in Windows 10

Today’s tip… Question of the Day   Q: My customer saw this article: , “Microsoft plans to add native support for Virtual Machines in Windows 10 and is confused. Windows already has native virtual machines with Hyper-V. What is this?   A: Short answer and detailed answer below.   Short answer First, Windows 10 already…


Tip of the Day: Windows Server Summit Event-in-a-Box

Today’s tip… Did you watch any of the informative sessions at the recent Windows Server Virtual Summit? Well, all of that content is now available for download as an ‘event-in-box’! Download the complete package here.   Event Summary Recently, we held our first ever Windows Server Summit. The event was a great opportunity to engage…


(RDS) Tip of the Day: Azure Marketplace June container offers

Today’s tip… We continue to expand the Azure Marketplace ecosystem. In June, 42 container offers from Bitnami successfully met the onboarding criteria and went live. See details of the new offers below: Reference: Azure Marketplace June container offers – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/azure-marketplace-june-container-offers/ ACME Solver Container Image: ACME Solver is part of the Cert Manager project. It will…


(RDS) Tip of the Day: RDS at Microsoft Inspire 2018!

Today’s tip… Deployment of hosted Remote Desktop Services (RDS) environments in Microsoft Azure allows Partners to create compelling services for their customers.   At Microsoft Inspire 2018 we demonstrated how partners can build on RDS technology in Windows Server 2016 today and continue to grow their businesses by leveraging upcoming improvements in both Windows Server…


(RDS) Tip of the Day: Apply for the RDmi Private Preview! [Update – Private Preview now closed]

[Update] Private Preview has been closed. Continue to check out the RDS blog for news on any upcoming opportunities.   Today’s tip… Want to get hands-on experience with RDmi?   You can apply to participate in the RDmi Private Preview. You will be notified if you made it into the preview program shortly after applying….


(RDS) Tip of the Day: Deprecation of the Remote Desktop 8.0 client for macOS

Today’s tip… The Microsoft Remote Desktop 10 client for macOS with its redesigned user experience and new code base has been available in the App Store since last November and the feedback has been incredible, helping us continuously improve the client.   As more and more customers have switched to the new client for their…