Clive Watson's Blog

Clive Watson, Datacenter Technical Specialist, Microsoft UK

May, 2007

  • Quest announces support for PowerShell

    Thanks to Kurt (at Quest) for this pointer, I had a quick play with this tool yesterday...may be a possible GUI for some bespoke SCVMM scripts :-) More details below: Quest has created a graphical user interface for PowerShell, PowerGUI ; built PowerShell...
  • Windows Server Virtualization Calculator(s)

    I stumbled on this today , it seems there is a second calculator now available (the first was made available in January ). The licensing page has been updated to reflect the two calculators: Calculator 1 - is designed to estimate the licenses and cost...
  • Windows Server 2008

    So the name just got announced at WinHEC during Bill's keynote, Windows Server "'longhorn" will be Windows Server 2008 ...were you surprised? Clive Technorati tags: windowsserversystem
  • Remember WinHEC starts today

    http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/winhec/default.mspx Last years WinHEC had some great Virtualization details, lets hope for more of the same this year Technorati tags: virtualization
  • SCVMM Beta as a VHD

    Half the fun (and sometimes pain) is installing new products and getting them to work...however if you don't have that mentality or the time you can now download SCVMM Beta2 as a VHD . I'm downloading my copy now: All you need is a Windows Live ID to...