White Paper: Flexible Workstyles and Enterprise IT
This paper looks at the benefits and challenges of consumerization and provides details on how Microsoft solutions can help IT departments support flexible workstyles by optimizing application infrastructure, providing unified management, and supporting modern security and access models.
Video Series: Cloud Transparency as an Element of Trust
Mark Estberg, Senior Director of Microsoft's Global Foundation Services, discusses the importance of having a framework in place to help clarify the responsibilities of cloud providers and cloud customers when leveraging different cloud computing architectures.
Video: How Microsoft Uses Virtual Machine Manager 2012
System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 helps enable centralized management of physical and virtual IT infrastructure, increased server utilization, and dynamic resource optimization across multiple virtualization platforms. Microsoft uses Virtual Machine Manager for planning, deploying, managing, and optimizing the virtual infrastructure, and maximizing its datacenter resources.
TechNet Radio: The Evolution of Natural User Interfaces
In this episode we welcome Technical Evangelist David Tesar and Senior Director of Storytelling Steve Clayton to the show. Tune in as we discuss the latest trends on natural user interfaces (NUI), why it's more than just speech, touch, and gesture, and how it is being used at Microsoft.
White Paper: Deploying and Managing Lync
Microsoft IT replaced PBX systems in seven sites located in the three major regions. MSIT implemented user adoption strategies that resulted in a very successful deployment with high user satisfaction scores.
Video: How Microsoft Deployed System Center Configuration Manager 2012
Configuration Manager 2012 was built on the vision of a user-centric client management model with the vision of empowering the user, unifying infrastructure, and extending management control across the platform. With Configuration Manager 2012, we have improved client patching, endpoint protection, compliance, reporting, and management of devices synching with the network.
Webcast: From Virtualization to Private Cloud with System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012
February 1, 2012, 10:00 A.M. Pacific Time
In this webcast we demonstrate how you can use Virtual Machine Manager 2012 to create and deploy virtual machines and private clouds. We show how you can pool and dynamically allocate virtualized data center resources, enabling self-service infrastructure experience for your business, with flexible role-based delegation and access control.
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Conquer the Cloud
Stay flexible and in control as you move your data centers into the cloud. Microsoft training and certification helps you expand your IT skills to use Microsoft System Center to monitor, provision, and manage hosted data centers, providing standardized environments and applications. Start right now with a free online Jump Start course.
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June 11 - 14, 2012,
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Microsoft Management Summit 2012
April 16 - 20, 2012,
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Register by January 27 to save US$275. Get deep technical training and learn how Microsoft technologies enable a new breed of datacenter, cloud, and flexible workspace solutions. MMS typically sells out, so hurry!