Volume 13, Issue 19 | August 24, 2011
Cloud Considerations Before You Jump|
It's time to consider the right services and applications to migrate, and how to staff, manage, and control new cloud operations. TechNet's new Cloud Feature offers helpful advice for your planning.
System Center Monitoring Pack for Windows Azure
The final release of the System Center Monitoring Pack for Windows Azure is now available. This pack enables you to monitor the availability and performance of applications that are running on Windows Azure.
How to Avoid Tech Support Scams
Cybercriminals often use publicly available phone directories, so they might know your name and other personal information when they call. They might also claim to be from Microsoft.
Windows Intune Adds Hardware Reporting
Previously, Windows Intune displayed hardware information on a PC-by-PC basis. With the addition of the hardware reporting area, you can produce a variety of hardware reports, save your reports parameters, and, of course, export the results for further analysis and review.
Video: How to Build a Private Cloud (Part1)
In this session, we compare and contrast hosted versus on-premises private cloud options, and discuss the advantages and drawbacks of each. We also discuss the tools and techniques that you need to build your own private cloud.
From End to Edge and Beyond - Episode 5
Tom Shinder and Yuri Diogenes discuss the role of Direct Access when migrating resources to the cloud and the advantages of using Direct Access to access on-premises resources.