Are you ready to move to Private Cloud?

Often the question that comes up during my presentations or while talking with customers is: why should I move to a private cloud? Instead of answering this question, we usually show the “evolution of the data center” and how the traditional operational mode that was done in the past is not effective for today’s needs….


Follow up from DFW IT PRO Meeting

Hello Folks, First I would like to thank you all for attending the DFW IT PRO Meeting yesterday (May 3rd) at Microsoft Las Colinas here in Irving, Texas. During our presentation we discussed the Concepts and Implementation of a Private Cloud Infrastructure using Windows Server 2012. As we said, the documentation to build your cloud…


Understanding Private Cloud Security

Today ISSA released the ISSA Journal May 2012 issue featuring one article written by me and Tom Shinder. If you are ISSA Member make sure to logon here and access the whole content of this issue. If you want to read our article you can access here. We hope you enjoy !


Private Cloud with System Center 2012 and the Cloud Security Challenges – Part 1

Introduction If you were at Share Cloud Dallas last month in our presentation about Private Cloud Security you probably remember one topic that we discussed called “Cloud Security Challenges Secondary to Cloud Essential Characteristics”. This series of post that I’m going to write (at least one per week) will explain how Private Cloud with System…


To the Cloud with Security as a Wrapper !

Hello Folks, My last post was 18 days ago when I talked about the Cloud Infrastructure using Windows Server “8” Beta. On the same token I would like to let you know that soon (probably in the next couple of days) we will release Episode 17 of From End to Edge and Beyond where we…


Shared Cloud Dallas 2012

Me and my friend Tom Shinder, along with John Weston will be speaking at Shared Cloud Dallas 2012 in March. Me and Tom will share the stage to talk about Private Cloud Security and we will also use this opportunity to record an special edition of our Security Talk Show – From End to Edge…


Private Cloud Security

Yesterday we released a new version of the Private Cloud Security Hub at TechNet Wiki, you can access it from here: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/6642.a-solution-for-private-cloud-security.aspx The good news with this release is that you can also access the full set of DOCs (3) that corresponds to those TechNet Wiki articles from one single place. That’s right, we compiled…