Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – David Hitchen – System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Learn about what is in Virtual Machine Manager and how this will redefine the management space for virtual machines and provide unification with the physical world under the System Center umbrella. Scenarios to be covered are physical to virtual migration, new virtual machine provisioning, centralized management of virtual machines plus more.

Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Jeff Wettlaufer – System Center Configuration Manager: deploying Windows in the Enterprise

Learn how to execute large scale deployments of Windows, including Vista and Longhorn Server, in an enterprise using System Center Configuration Manager 2007. Automate the end-to-end process and drive down the cost of deploying clients and servers using task sequencing. Handle wipe-and-load upgrades, side-by-side migrations, bare metal provisioning, and deployments in low or zero network…

Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Richard Siddaway – Managing Systems with Windows Powershell

This session focuses on how to learn to manage your systems using Windows PowerShell. How to learn PowerShell, how to leverage the PowerShell community, how to discover the capabilities of the system, how to manipulate the system and how to migrate from ad hoc discovery of the system to formalized scripts.


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – David Hitchen – Windows Server virtualisation – solution scenarios

The powerful new Windows Server Virtualization infrastructure will be a core feature in Windows Server codename “Longhorn”. This session covers the right scenarios for server virtualization, how to identify virtualization opportunities, and the longer term strategy and roadmap for Microsoft’s virtualization technologies. In this session, we will also focus on the four main solution areas…

Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Paul Butterworth – Systems Center Service Manager overview

This session provides an overview of how Service Manager (Codename: “Service Desk”) integrates across the System Center suite of products to provide automation of MOF/ITIL based best practices. Topics covered include the out-of-the-box solutions, System Center integrations, and high-level over view of technology components like workflow, forms and the CMDB.


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Gordon McKenna – Managing Forefront Client Security in-depth using MOM Technology

Forefront Client Security helps administrators control their environment with reporting, alerting and monitoring that is built on Microsoft Operations Manager technology. This session will provide a deep-dive into the Forefront Client Security administration experience. It will show how Forefront Client Security uses existing infrastructure such as SQL Server, SQL Reporting Services, and Microsoft Operations to…

Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Ellis Paul – System Center Operations Manager 2007: deployment planning and best practices

Learn about the System Center Operations Manager architecture and deployment best practices. To get the most out of Systems Center Operations Manager 2007, this session demonstrates how to deploy and configure powerful new features such as Application Error Monitoring (AEM), the Audit Collection System (ACS), and network device availability monitoring. Demonstrations show how to leverage…