Microsoft Virtualization for VMWare IT Pros

Recently Symon Perriman and Corey Hynes presented two days of live sessions focused at helping VMWARE ITPRO’s to understand and implement Microsoft’s Virtualization technology. This content has now been placed on TechNet EDGE in HD format for everybody to view. You can view the content through the following short link. @MS_Virt @virtualization


TechED 2011 – Keynote Speakers Announced

    We are excited to announce that two of our senior leaders, Corporate Vice President, Server and Tools Marketing, Robert Wahbe and Corporate Vice President, Visual Studio, Jason Zander, will come together to showcase a broad array of technology in the 2011 Tech·Ed Keynote. Both are great speakers, so looking forward to what they…


Foundational Sessions at TechED North America

We have just published the foundational sessions for TechED 2011. These are demo heavy sessions which are delivered by key leaders in the company which directly follow the keynote and allow the audience to drill into a specific area and get a better cross company view. Last year we did 3, and this year we…


Will Office 365 get you fired?

There was an interesting article this morning in InfoWorld, discussing whether moving from on premises Exchange, Sharepoint, Communications and Office to the cloud with Office 365 will put the IT Admin out of a job? The common belief has been that this would be true, but most IT Admins I speak to in smaller businesses…


Microsoft Management Summit – Day 2 Keynote

  Brad Anderson delivered another great keynote session on day 2 of the Microsoft Management Summit this week. You can see the recording on TechNet EDGE The second day was all about the Consumerization of IT and showed some great demos for managing different non-Microsoft wireless devices using the new System Center Configuration Manager 2012…


The process to take down Waledac

Just watched a great screencast on EDGE where Keith Combs interviews T.J. Campana and Richard Boscovich who talked about the legal process and technical involvement in the takedown of the Waledac botnet. You can see the screencast here ( )


January 2011 Security Bulletin release on TechNET EDGE

Today as part of our monthly security bulletin release we have two bulletins addressing three vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows and Windows Server. This first bulletin is rated Important, while the second is rated Critical. You can find more information by watching the screen cast on TechNet EDGE. MS11-001. This bulletin resolves one reported issue rated…


Microsoft Security Bulletins for May 2010

This week we are released two security bulletins, MS10-030 and MS10-031 to address two vulnerabilities in Windows and Microsoft Office, both rated Critical. As always, we recommend that customers test and deploy both security updates as soon as possible. MS10-030 is a Windows-based update resolving one vulnerability affecting Outlook Express, Windows Mail and Windows Live…


How does Microsoft Secure it Cloud Infrastructure?

David and TechNet EDGE team have just published a screencast on Microsoft’s security of our cloud infrastructure. The interview is with John Howie and Mark Estberg who are part of Global Foundation Services Online Services Security and Compliance group, and they talk about how Microsoft secures it’s cloud infrastructure. You should be able to take…


TechEd Europe 2009 – Keynote Recap

Here is a great recap of the keynote for TechED Europe. Pretty funny that 3 people got to go on stage in comfy chairs and watch the keynote while drinking beer. Stephen Elop closed out the day with the announcement of general availability of Exchange 2010.  In the keynote, he talked about some of the…