Two new SharePoint 2013 TLGs and a PPT showing the entire stack

Hey TLG and SharePoint 2013 fans, Two new TLGs for SharePoint 2013 have been published and I am excited about each of them for different reasons. The first new TLG is Configure eDiscovery for SharePoint 2013, written by my colleague Hal Zucati. This TLG configures a SharePoint three-tier farm and an Exchange Server 2013 email…


Spotlight on the Windows Server 2012 TLG stack

Hey TLG and Windows Server fans, Have you seen the Windows Server 2012 TLG stack lately? It’s HUGE and filled with content that lets you build out and demonstrate tons of great new Windows Server 2012 features. Right now, there are 30 modular TLGs (including the Windows Server 2012 base configuration TLG) and 4 TLG…


Introducing the SharePoint Server 2013 Business Intelligence TLG stack!

Hey TLG and SharePoint fans, My esteemed colleagues Mike Plumley and Joanne Hendrickson on the SharePoint writing team have just published the SharePoint Server 2013 Business Intelligence TLG stack, a collection of 11 new TLGs that build out and demonstrate the business intelligence features of SharePoint Server 2013: Create a Business Intelligence Baseline Environment Configure…


Spotlight on the new Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2012 TLG stack

My esteemed colleagues Thomas Willingham and Brian Lich on the Windows Server writing team have published a set of eight Test Lab Guides (TLGs) to build out and demonstrate the key functionality of Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2012. Here they are: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Quick Start Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Standard Deployment Managed Pooled Virtual…


Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 TLG stack is now available!

Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 (FEP) is a security and antimalware solution integrated into System Center Configuration Manager 2007. Together, they are a software solution that provides security and antimalware management for desktops, portable computers, and servers. Microsoft Support Escalation Engineer Kevin McKinnerney has published the following new Test Lab Guides (TLGs) for FEP: System Center Configuration Manager…


TLGs: Get your stack on!

The modular nature of Test Lab Guides (TLGs) allows you to create TLG stacks that build additional functionality into a test lab configuration. In a virtualized test environment, these test lab configurations can be saved as snapshots and restored at will for additional experimentation or to add functionality from a modular TLG or a TLG extension….