Category Archives: Linux


Microsoft has recently updated Windows Azure SDK for .NET--now contains a number of great improvements. Also, an update to Windows Azure Mobile Services Public Preview, and a new Windows Azure Mobile Services video series launched. And, Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. has announced VM Depot, a community-driven catalog of open source virtual machine images for Windows Azure.

Gmail in Cherokee, yest! Google just launched the Gmail in 57th language. "Gmail in Cherokee (or ᏣᎳᎩ pronounced "jaw la gee"), and the Cherokee version of Google Web Search both include a virtual keyboard for typing the syllabary writing system invented by Sequoyah in the early 1800s," google posted. So, those who speak Cherokee (ᏣᎳᎩ) […]

System Center 2012 - Operations Manager Monitoring Packs for UNIX and Linux Operating Systems enable discovering, monitoring (both proactive and reactive), and managing UNIX and Linux computers.The management packs monitor components such as processes, resources, and server agents -- and also enable the installation of the Audit Collection Services for UNIX/Linux Management Packs."The monitoring provided […]

Linux Integration Services Version v3.3 for Hyper-V is a set of drivers that enable synthetic device support in supported Linux virtual machines under Hyper-V. "When installed in a supported Linux virtual machine running on Hyper-V, the Linux Integration Components provide."Driver support: Linux Integration Services supports the network controller and the IDE and SCSI storage controllers […]

IIS Transform Manager 1.0 RTW, an extensible media transform engine that enables "watch folder" job submission, queuing, management, integrated media transcoding/container format repackaging, and batch-encryption of on-demand audio and video files is now available throgu Microsoft Download Center. "One example of a media transform is transcoding Windows Media-formatted and MP4-formatted files, or other encoder-supported file […]