Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Poster and Companion Guides; System Center 2012 SP1 Beta Orchestrator Integration Packs; NUIVerse Appl; My Server Phoen App for 2012 Essentials; Telerik's Microsoft Platform Guidance 2012

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Component Architecture Poster and Companion References is now available that step through some of the finer details of Hyper-V Replica and Hyper-V Clustering."Provides a visual reference for understanding key Hyper-V technologies in Windows Server 2012 and focuses on Hyper-V Replica, networking, virtual machine mobility (live migration), storage, failover clustering, and scalability."System […]

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Component Architecture Poster and Companion References is now available that step through some of the finer details of Hyper-V Replica and Hyper-V Clustering.

"Provides a visual reference for understanding key Hyper-V technologies in Windows Server 2012 and focuses on Hyper-V Replica, networking, virtual machine mobility (live migration), storage, failover clustering, and scalability."

System Center 2012 SP1 Beta - Orchestrator Integration Packs now avilable extend the core System Center 2012 SP1 beta - Orchestrator component to enable the authoring of datacenter automation using System Center 2012 Components.

This download includes Integration Packs for the following System Center 2012 SP1 Components:

  • System Center 2012 SP1: Virtual Machine Manager
  • System Center 2012 SP1: Operations Manager
  • System Center 2012 SP1: Data Protection Manager
  • System Center 2012 SP1: Service Manager
  • System Center 2012 SP1: Configuration Manager

Also, you can download the NUIVerse application that shows the power of PixelSense on the Samsung SUR40. David Brown gave the demo at Worldwide Partner Conference a few months back - has now made the application available to anyone.

My Server phone app for Windows Server 2012 Essentials now available is designed to help users keep seamlessly connected to servers through smart phones while working on the move.

"It is one of the various ways of accessing Windows Server 2012 Essentials, covered by the Anywhere Access feature," Chungang Liu, program manager posted.

For Windows Server 2012 Essentials, "the app is updated with new features including file browsing and opening, server quick status, recent history of file operations, as well as a new appearance," added Liu.

There's no need to install anything on the server side for My Server to work with Windows Server 2012 Essentials.

My Server phone app for Windows Server 2012 Essentials

Telerik has delivered a new version of its Platform Guidance document "Microsoft Platform Guidance 2012," that aims to provide prescriptive guidance for .NET developers trying to determine the best .NET technologies to use for specific software challenges.

The eight-page Platform Guidance PDF is a free download, available as of September 18.

The Platform Guidance 2012 includes a chart to help developers evaluate whether XAML or HTML is a better choice for building a Metro-Style -- now know officially as "Windows Store" -- application:

Telerik's Microsoft Platform Guidance 2012 SAML or HTML Chart

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