Application Virtualization Product Team needs your help!

I want to get this as much press as I can for gene and the app-v team!  Please do take some time, especially in the change freeze period and answer this short survey!   Hi Everyone, The Application Virtualization team would like to get your input and ask you to help us with our planning…


TS: MS System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 Config – 71-403

I love challenges! However some challenges are more interesting than others! If you don’t remember my PFE buddy Dr Thomas decided to set me a challenge to pass the SCVMM Beta! Well I got an email from this blog from “Abdullah” who said they had there exam results (and passed!) ! hmmmmmmmmmmm I was curious!…


Microsoft Virtualisation User Group – January 2009 Meeting

Just to let everyone know Details of the next MVUG meeting now up on! I shall be making a staring appearance ;o) Microsoft Virtualisation User Group – January 2009 Meeting Microsoft London (Cardinal Place) Date & Time 29th January 2009 18:00 – 21:30 Agenda 18:00 – 18:15 – Arrivals 18:15 – 18:45 Simon…


MCS Talks Enterprise Architecture Session 10 – Application Virtualization

I was meant to post an article yesterday but decided against it until a certain operating system beta comes out in the future! So watch out for a cool post in first few months in 2009! Anyway time has flown by the last few months and am quite looking forward to the Christmas Break! I…


Where did November Go!!!

Its been a crazy crazy November in the field and I have been non stop all month. It actually feels like it been a 24/7 month with EMEA just going App-V 4.5 Crazy! awesome to see from a field perspective! Now I just need to play catch up on all the wonderful things that I…


PFE Hyper-V Ops Day – October

We ran a Hyper-V day at the end of October, and collated a series of useful links and best practice guidance. Well here we go: Architecture Informal Hyper-V Architecture Disucssions Guest Operating System Support Disk Performance Configuring Virtual Networks Backing up Hyper-V Server Core Server Core…


Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 3.2 Now Available

I am in Spain at the moment (no….not at teched , I had some family business to sort out :o( ) Anyway Baldwin (who will be coming to the MVUG on Monday the 10th after TechED) pinged me to say that the new 3.2 version of MAP had been released! This product is just HUGE!…


App-V 4.5 Resource Kit Available

  This defiantly creped out the door late at night while I was not watching. However my buddy Aaron Parker Spotted this whilst I was asleep! We finally released the resource kit tool for App-V. The Resource kit is a selection of Tools that can be used to help you manage your App-V 4.5 estate….


Virtual Application Management with Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.5 and System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R2

Steve pinged me earlier today to let me know that a new white paper that he had been working on was up. The white paper was around SCCM 2007 R2 and App-V 4.5 management. The Virtual Application Management with App-V 4.5 and SCCM R2 whitepaper is now available for download from the following site:…


Microsoft Application Virtualization Management Pack for Systems Center Operations Manager 2007

For all those that were waiting for the Ops Manager Management Pack for App-V 4.5….. its here. The Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.5 (App-V) Management Pack enables IT professionals to use Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 to monitor App-V server systems. The Management Pack is designed to maximize Application Virtualization Server availability for handling Application…