Cloud/Consumerization: Manage it Well
The converging imperatives of managing consumer devices and realizing the economies of private clouds require a new class of management tools and the System Center 2012 family is ready for the challenge.
System Center 2012 will enable IT managers to deliver private cloud services that empower business teams, provide greater insights into application performance, and allow IT to carry forward current investments as they adopt public cloud computing.
Soon the System Center family will have several new additions to facilitate self-service, process improvement and automation.
Everyone has a smartphone, laptop and tablet these days, so having a solid strategy for secure device management is essential.
Download the System Center 2012 Pre-Release Software
Get the Windows Azure Application Monitoring Management Pack along with an evaluation guide, System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 VHD, a Windows Azure-ready application to deploy, the Windows Azure Software Development Kit and Tools for Visual Studio, and the Windows Azure Platform Trial.
Controlling the seemingly out-of-control landscape of connected devices and platforms requires a shift in approach, and Systems Center 2012 makes that shift.
The System Center product portfolio provides a unified management approach for applications and workloads across on-premises datacenters, private cloud and public cloud environments.