The TechEd Challenge – It’s still not too late to enter if you’ve not done so – a sneak preview of what you could win!

    Have you entered the Tech Ed Challenge yet? If not, why not?  Just by entering you could win a ticket to TechEd Europe, that’s right, just by completing a form and downloading one of the products, you are entered into the draw.  If you download/sign up for all three then you’ve got three…


Tech.Days Online is Back! 24th/25th/26th April

  New years resolution: must blog more!  It’s only taken me to the end of January to start my resolution but I’m going to try one blog article per month.   We’re bringing back Tech.Days Online on the 24th/25th & 26th of April.  This time with more days and more topics.  Simon and Andrew will be back and we’ll be introducing…


System Center Orchestrator beta – a first look

Of all the bits of System Center to come out next year it is Orchestrator I am most interested in, as it is one of the enablers to create a private cloud. It’s a new bit of the System Center suite and is the glue that not only integrates the rest of System Center, but…


Tech.Days online today at 2pm – hear all about desktop virtualisation

Tech.Days online today at 2pm will be covering Desktop Virtualisation, leading on from the Practical Deployment from 8 March. This webcast will give you a practical guide to virtualising applications on Windows 7 to ensure compatibility for applications, including using P2V to accelerate deployments. Sign up here. You can see what else is coming up…


Kingston University – Large-Scale VDI with Quest and Microsoft

If you came along to IP EXPO 2010 you may have seen this presentation already, but it’s well worth a watch if you missed it. See Dan Bolton from Kingston University talking about their large scale desktop virtualisation project with Quest and Microsoft.


Top 10 reasons to buy Microsoft Desktop Virtualisation

Here on the TechNet blog we love a good top ten, so we love these top 10 reasons to buy Microsoft Desktop Virtualisation. Microsoft Desktop Virtualisation offers a comprehensive suite of solutions to address today’s business challenges, enabling your organisation to give your employees the flexibility to work everywhere on a range of devices, while…


Watch the on-demand Microsoft Desktop Virtualisation Customer Roundtable

On the 10th March we held the Microsoft Desktop Virtualisation customer roundtable. If you couldn’t make it, we have recorded it so that you can listen to the real stories of IT leaders from Kraft Foods, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., and LogIn Consultants. Moderated by Gartner analyst Mike Silver, this online discussion highlights the insights…


Microsoft Desktop Virtualisation Customer Roundtable – Thursday 10th March 5pm GMT

  Our counterparts over the pond are holding a roundtable not to miss. They will be featuring IT leaders from Kraft Foods, LogIn Consultants, Royal Caribbean and others. The online discussion will be moderated by Gartner analyst Mike Silver and will highlight real stories and insights of how IT is empowering their users through Microsoft…


Free ebook: Understanding Microsoft Virtualization Solutions

Ok, deep breath – long sentence coming up… This free, yes, free 400+ page ebook Understanding Microsoft Virtualization Solutions: From the Desktop to the Datacenter, 2nd Edition is the book for IT professionals who want to learn more about the latest Microsoft virtualization technologies, including Hyper-V and Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2008 R2,…


New! Springboard Series TechCentre for desktop virtualisation

The great Microsoft Springboard Series has expanded to include the topic of desktop virtualisation, a broad range of offerings to meet operating system, application, data, and user virtualisation needs. This new TechNet resource offers guidance and tools to help you deploy and configure these technologies in order to enable anywhere access, and improve security and…