Category Archives: VMware


How would you like to get some free training on Microsoft products and technologies? Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) if offering free Server training. The only thing the interested user needs to do to participate is to register on the platform with a Windows Live ID to get access to the training resources. There is no […]

Security in Windows Intune, a new free white paper published by Microsoft, describes the security features of the Windows Intune service and gives customers information they need to use Microsoft's cloud-based device management solution with confidence.The Security in Windows Intune Whiepaper covers the topics such as:Windows Intune Cloud Service ArchitectureIdentity and AuthenticationMachine AuthenticationUser Authentication and […]

The near-final Release Candidate of Windows Server 2012 is now serving up all search results worldwide. Microsoft describes a few of the features of Windows Server 2012, and their effect on the Bing Service, and why "Bing is adopting and deploying Windows Server 2012 as fast as they can," because Windows Server 2012 is […]

Microsoft created a new series of videos featuring "Tad", the fictional spokesperson for the equality fictional company VMlimited (an obvious dig at VMware)."About The hidden bummers of going too far beyond virtualizationSome IT providers are talking cloud, but still living in a virt-based world. See why Microsoft offers a private cloud solution that is built […]

System Center 2012 Orchestrator Integration Pack for VMware vSphere Beta is an add-on for System Center 2012 Orchestrator that enables you to connect System Center Orchestrator to your VMware vSphere server to automate actions in VMware vSphere to enable full management of the virtualized computing infrastructure."The Integration Pack enables you to connect System Center Orchestrator […]

The Microsoft War on Cost team conducted research to determine the on-going operations and management costs for Hyper-V in comparison with VMware's ESX and vSphere products.The research intended to answer two questions: which platform is less expensive in IT labor to operate on an on-going basis, and do the systems management products used to manage […]