Transforming your Datacenter with Software-Defined Networking (SDN): Part I

With server virtualization, you are able to decouple a compute instance from the underlying hardware.  That enables you to pool compute resources for greater flexibility. However, to truly transform your datacenter, you’ve also got to deliver your storage, compute, and networking resources as a shared, elastic resource pool for on-demand delivery of datacenter capacity. Indeed,… Read more

Tips to Take Control of TechEd North America

From jambalaya to Po boys, from Windows Server to SQL Server, New Orleans is the place to be next week for TechEd North America 2013.  At this premiere event for IT pros and enterprise developers alike, you’ll be able to get a grip on Microsoft products at the Hands on Labs, flock together to join… Read more

Welcome to the Era of the Cloud OS for Infrastructure!

In case you couldn't make it to Orlando this morning, Satya Nadella, President, Server & Tools Business, kicked off TechEd North America 2012 with a keynote outlining Microsoft's vision for the new era of the cloud enabled OS.  We encourage you to go read about it on the new Server & Tools blog here.  Don't… Read more