Alan's World of IT

The trials and tribulations of an IT Pro working in a Marketing team.

September, 2009

  • Want to Reduce Desktop Costs? (Part 2 or 3) Supplemental

    In the main part two of this post I covered Desktop virtualization. As you’ve read it, and I trust found it useful, you may ask about Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) . What wasn’t it included? It wasn’t in the main post mainly because of it’s potential...
  • Want to Reduce Desktop Costs? (Part 1 or 3)

    Is the cost of ownership of your Microsoft client systems rising? Are you looking for ways to reduce the costs associated with deploying Windows and managing it thereafter? There are two solutions available to help combat these costs. In this 3 part post...
  • Want to Reduce Desktop Costs (Part 3 or 3)

    The question posed in the first part of this series was “Is the cost of ownership of your Microsoft client systems rising?" Are you looking for ways to reduce the costs associated with deploying Windows and managing it thereafter? “ There are two...
  • Want to Reduce Desktop Costs? (Part 2 or 3)

    The question posed in part 1 was Is the cost of ownership of your Microsoft client systems rising? Are you looking for ways to reduce the costs associated with deploying Windows and managing it thereafter? There are two solutions available to help combat...
  • SQLBits 5 Registration Now open

    Registration is Now Open The registration for  SQLBits goes West , the 5th instalment of SQLBits conferences, is not open. It is now even bigger and better than last time, now spanning 3 days, and still keeping everything that has worked so well...
  • Springboard Virtual Roundtable - Sept 24 - Windows 7 AppCompat Part 2: Virtualization

    On Thursday, September 24, Mark Russinovich will host a virtual roundtable for IT Pros worldwide to discuss Windows 7 Application Compatibility Part 2: Virtualization. This is a chance for IT Pros to learn all about Windows 7 Application Compatibility...