Alan's World of IT

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

October, 2010

  • MED-V 2.0 Beta Available

    The beta of the next version of Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization (MED-V) is now available. For those not familiar with MED-V , it’s part of the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP). The purpose of MED-V is to remove the barriers to Windows...
  • Microsoft Press Books for Sale on Apple's iBookstore

    EBooks are an increasingly popular format. My own E-Reader has a number of publications on it. I can carry way more information to various engagements than before I switched. Since the distribution partnership between Microsoft Press and O’Reilly, many...
  • Virtual Machine Servicing Tool (VMST) 3.0 – Now Available!

    The increasing use of virtual machines—for purposes ranging from support of older operating system environments, power savings through to the deployment of Private Clouds—has created new challenges for IT. In particular, virtual machines may be left offline...