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Yung Chou is back for today’s Azure overview and in this episode he demos for us the Windows Azure website feature. Tune in as he shows just how easy it is to deploy and manage a website within minutes. This is a tool to quickly establish a solid web...(read more)
Yung Chou kicks off this special edition Windows Azure series as he covers the basics of cloud computing and how this recent release will greatly impact IT Pros. Tune in as he explains the Infrastructure as a Service model and how this new functionality...(read more)
In Windows Server 2012 , a Server Message Block (SMB) file share can now store virtual machine (VM) and SQL Server resources in addition to traditional end-user files like office documents. SMB protocol is a network file sharing protocol allowing applications...(read more)
Build your test lab with Boot-to-VHD. Here are the steps. Deploy a VM to cloud and build your lab in Windows Azure with 90-day free trial. Here's how. Preping for Microsoft certifications? Join our Windows Server 2012 "Early Experts" Study Group...(read more)
In today’s episode, Yung Chou kick starts his Windows Server 2012 series by focusing on installation options for Server Core. Tune in as he demos for us how to configure and switch to this option from full install mode to the Minimal Server Interface...(read more)
A cloud OS, Windows Azure is. OS here is a collective term to signify the abilities to identify and manage computation, networking, and storage  resources in data center and form a multi-tenant environment to host application instances relying on...(read more)
New and flexible ways to make changes of a Windows Server 2012 installation after the fact are available. And IT pros can now convert a server from and to Server Core, and change the availability of server components that are previously committed at an...(read more)
CTP2 offers customers an opportunity to evaluate both System Center 2012 and Windows Server 2012 , both are the enabling technologies for constructing private cloud with hybrid scenarios . There are important updates and enhancements to System Center...(read more)
About This Video Sr. IT Pro Evangelist Yung Chou is back with his guest Joe Rubino as they discuss the free Family Safety program found within Windows Live Essentials which can help parents monitor their kids computer activity. Tune in they cover how...(read more)
About This Video Jamie Schmidtke and Craig Currim from Citrix Systems are here for episode 3 in our Better Together series and in today’s show they walk us through the benefits of using Citrix NetScaler and Microsoft technologies to help make your applications...(read more)
About This Video Jamie Schmidtke from Citrix Systems is back for episode 2 in this 3-part Better Together with Microsoft and Citrix series. ( 1 , 3) And in this show we’re covering Desktop Virtualization and the integration between Citrix XenApp, XenServer...(read more)
About This Video Microsoft and Citrix Relationship Manager, Jamie Schmidtke joins us on this show as we talk about how the two tech giants have teamed up to provide the best in class solutions for their customers and end-users. Tune in as we discuss private...(read more)
This is the last article of my 3-part blog post series for facilitating experienced Windows system administrators to get productive on Windows Server 2012 with a keyboard and a mouse as the input device. Part 1 and Part 2 are focusing on basic user operations...(read more)
This is part 2, a continuation of the 3-part series of getting productive on Windows Server 2012 , should you not have a touch device readily available. The user operations walked through here are fundamental and for most Windows users this post will...(read more)
This 3-part article details the 12 routines that I consider a Windows Server 2008 user ought to know first to accelerate the learning and adoption of Windows Server 2012 without the need of a touch device. For those IT professionals who are working towards...(read more)
Highly managed systems and private cloud are the future of IT, and the future is now. In Part II of our IT Camp series, you will build a test lab with an AD domain, learn what you need to know to start or continue building a private cloud with the test...(read more)
Today cloud computing facilitated by virtualization continues emerging as the service delivery vehicle for IT to shorten go-to-market while facing unpredictable data patterns and workloads. The increasing complexities and growing user expectations make...(read more)
Building a private cloud is the next step for enterprise IT. A 7-year research with 15,000 data points, as shown below, provides overwhelming evidences and concludes a noticeable increase in efficiency with significant reduction of TCO by moving IT from...(read more)
A private cloud delivers business functions as services, while virtualization virtualizes computing resources supporting the private cloud . They are two different concepts, address different issues, and operate at different levels in enterprise IT. A...(read more)
Virtually speaking about Cloud Computing series by Yung Chou includes What Is Cloud Understanding Cloud Computing What is Private Cloud How Does Cloud Computing Apply to Me Becoming The Next Private Cloud Expert in Your Organization (This video) About...(read more)
Virtually speaking about Cloud Computing series by Yung Chou includes What Is Cloud Understanding Cloud Computing What is Private Cloud How Does Cloud Computing Apply to Me (This video) Becoming The Next Private Cloud Expert in Your Organization About...(read more)
Private Cloud is the future of IT, and the future is now. Spend the day at our IT Camp and learn about Microsoft's virtualization solution, Hyper-V, the first step on your path to mastering Private Cloud. You'll embark on an interactive journey as you...(read more)
This webcast builds on your understanding of Microsoft System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager. We do an architectural review and highlight the requirements, steps, and operations to construct a private cloud from a service standpoint, including constructing...(read more)
Virtually speaking about Cloud Computing series by Yung Chou includes What Is Cloud Understanding Cloud Computing What is Private Cloud (This video) How Does Cloud Computing Apply to Me Becoming The Next Private Cloud Expert in Your Organization About...(read more)
Virtually speaking about Cloud Computing series by Yung Chou includes What Is Cloud Understanding Cloud Computing (This video) What is Private Cloud How Does Cloud Computing Apply to Me Becoming The Next Private Cloud Expert in Your Organization About...(read more)
Virtually speaking about Cloud Computing series by Yung Chou includes What Is Cloud (This video) Understanding Cloud Computing What is Private Cloud How Does Cloud Computing Apply to Me   Becoming The Next Private Cloud Expert in Your Organization...(read more)
This 5-part series listed as below highlights the steps to deploy StockTrader as a service to a private cloud using the service template . After successfully importing the StockTrader service template in VMM 2012 in Part 2, we can then customize the service...(read more)
To deploy an application as a service to a private cloud in VMM 2012 , a service template is the key. In this second article of the 5-part blog post series as shown below, let’s walk through the process to make a service template ready for use. Part 1...(read more)
To accelerate the learning of private cloud , a direct and effective way is to walk through the process of deploy one. And that is what this blog post and screencast series will deliver by detailing the essential operations and steps to deploy and manage...(read more)
Download WMV Download | WMA | MP3 If you attended one of our Live Private Cloud TechNet events delivered recently in the major metros along the US east coast, hopefully we’ve inspired you to build out your own private cloud test environment with...(read more)
Amid the many benefits of having the NIST SP 800-145 as a tool to facilitate the understanding, the classification and some definitions of the four deployment models are redundant and inconsistent. Particularly, the definition of “community cloud” is...(read more)
Among the members of System Center 2012 release, App Controller is probably getting more attention than the others in the suite. And the reason is probably because App Controller directly answers the need to have a single pane of glass to manage both...(read more)
eBooks Private Cloud Tools Posters eBooks                 Must-Read Reference Document Private Cloud Whitepapers   Private Cloud Assessment Tool Windows Server 2008 R2 Feature Component Poster (Download SP1...(read more)
Aside from public cloud, private cloud, and something in between , the essence of cloud computing is fabric . The 2 nd article of this 5-part series is to annotate the concept and methodology of forming a private cloud fabric with VMM 2012 . Notice that...(read more)