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  • Blog Post: Hyper-V and SCVMM 2008: Mounting ISO’s from a network share

    We get a lot of questions on why you cannot mount an ISO from a network share in System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008. Well.. you CAN mount an ISO but it requires some additional configuration. You need to take the following steps: 1. Open Active Directory Users and Computers and open the Hyper...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Dynamics AX2009 (AIF) BizTalk Adapter Configuration for Data Exchange, Part II

    This white paper provides hands-on instructions for reading, updating, and deleting a sales order from BizTalk. This white paper is an extension of the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 AIF BizTalk Adapter Configuration white paper. This white paper is designed for BizTalk developers and Microsoft Dynamics...
  • Blog Post: Red Hat Enterprise Linux will be supported on Hyper-V

    Just a quick post to share the good news! See: http://blogs.technet.com/virtualization/archive/2009/02/15/Microsoft-and-Red-Hat-Joint-Technical-Support.aspx
  • Blog Post: MAP 4.0 Released

    The Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 4.0 is Now Available! With Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 becoming available in the near future, the Solution Accelerators Team is offering customers and partners a head start on deployment planning with the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit...
  • Blog Post: Gartner reports on MDOP, SA and risks of skipping Vista

    Gartner published several interesting reports around Microsoft's Desktop Optimization Pack , Software Assurance (SA) and the risk of skipping Vista. These reports are publicly available! Quantifying the Value of Microsoft's Desktop Optimization Pack http://mediaproducts.gartner.com/reprints/microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Server Virtualization Validation Program: Support policy wizard

    Our colleague Matt McSpirit wrote an article about the SVVP support policy wizard. http://blogs.technet.com/mattmcspirit/archive/2009/07/03/the-svvp-wizard.aspx The SVV Support policy wizard can be found here . The support policy wizard can be used to check which version of Microsoft server software...
  • Blog Post: TechNet Virtual Lab: Introduction to Opalis

    There is a 90-minute introductory virtual lab available at: https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032454353&EventCategory=3&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US Lab description: Opalis Integration Server allows you to automate IT operations. It provides orchestration...
  • Blog Post: Whitepaper: Deploying a Virtualized Session-Based Remote Desktop Services Solution

    The “Deploying a Virtualized Session-Based Remote Desktop Services Solution” is finally available. See: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=8d454921-72d6-45b4-b6ba-ac1c26d337bd Also see the original post on the “ Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services) Team...
  • Blog Post: Dynamics AX 2009 Management Pack sneak release

    Met ruime vertraging staat sinds 11 juni het Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Managmeent Pack voor Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 op de SCOM site als download. YES! http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/opsmgr/cc539535.aspx Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Management Pack for Systems Center Operations...
  • Blog Post: New virtualization resource available for partners!

    Interesting new virtualization content has been released: Partner Resources Guide (Must read) http://www.partnersalesresources.com/Hosted%20Assets/Virtualization%20Partner%20Assets%20-%20for%20partners.pptx This powerpoint deck directs you to the most useful resources for building a virtualization...
  • Blog Post: First post by Edie

    Hello everyone, My name is Edie van den Berge and I'm also a PTS in the Dutch PTS team. This is my 7th year at Microsoft and I followed a similar route as Andre to where I am now. I started in Product Support Services as a support specialist in the Windows Core team. My main focus here was troubleshooting...
  • Blog Post: Server virtualization as it was meant to be!

    Looking at the evolution of server virtualization it's obvious that it's starting to become a commodity technology and it's on everybody's mind. What we notice a lot in the field is that often different technologies are compared on a product/feature basis, but not on a platform/strategic basis. Using...
  • Blog Post: “Opalis Grant Request Process for SMSE/D Customers” on Microsoft Connect

    The Opalis grant is available to existing System Center Server Management Suite Enterprise (SMSE) and Server Management Suite Datacenter (SMSD) customers with active Software Assurance. The grant will include use rights for the Opalis Integration Server, Integration Packs, and Process Catalogue software...
  • Blog Post: Licensing Microsoft Server Products in Virtual Environments

    Finally a new version of the Licensing Microsoft Server Products in Virtual Environments whitepaper is available. A must read! Edie
  • Blog Post: DPM 2007 Configuration Analyzer (BPA) available

    We have released the DPM Configuration Analyzer. Brief Description DPM Configuration Analyzer is a diagnostic tool that verifies configuration settings on your Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2007. Overview The DPM Configuration Analyzer (DPMCA) is a diagnostic tool you can use to evaluate...
  • Blog Post: System Center: Voorlopige licensing Opalis

    Met de overname van Opalis wordt er een heel mooi stuk technolgie aan de System Center familie toegevoegd. Opalis biedt kant en klare processen en workflows voor complexe datacenter beheertaken over verschillende omgevingen en omvat onder andere verregaande integratiemogelijkheden voor het orchestreren...
  • Blog Post: Running applications in the parent partition

    The parent partition, also known as the root partition, is the partition from which you manage Hyper-V. Besides running child partitions or Virtual Machines, you can install and run applications in the parent partition as well. This however is a bad idea as the parent partition is unlike other Virtual...
  • Blog Post: Now available: Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 5.5

    The new MAP toolkit is now available for download . What’s New The Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit 5.5 includes the following new features for simplified IT infrastructure planning: Windows Azure platform assessment for easier migration to the cloud Heterogeneous database discovery for...
  • Blog Post: Hyper-V: Multi processor virtual machines and physical processor utilization/over subscription

    Lately we’ve had quite a few questions regarding virtual processor assignment, processor over subscription and host processor utilization. And since systems with 8 physical cores or more are starting to become more common I thought I’d provide some additional information. I found a very good post by...
  • Blog Post: Free ebook: Understanding Microsoft Virtualization Solutions, 2nd Edition

    This is a free 450-page downloadable e-book offering from MS Press. The new version includes updates for Windows Server 2008 R2, Cloud Infrastructure, and more content around Desktop Virtualization. We’ve also added the best practice guidance for virtualizing Microsoft workloads – SQL, SharePoint and...
  • Blog Post: Connector for Microsoft Dynamics

    Op Convergence 2010 Den Haag waren een aantal nieuwe zaken te zien en te horen. Een daarvan, de Connector, is al beschikbaar voor Dynamics GP en komt nu ook voor Dynamics AX en NAV. Ervaring leert dat als de connector na een uur configureren eenmaal loopt er geen omkijken meer naar is. De verwachting...
  • Blog Post: Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2 eBook Available as Free Download

    From the Windows Server Devision Weblog . Download the “Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2” e-book here .
  • Blog Post: Announcement: Hyper-V Linux Integration Services v2.1 Now available

    This offers: Driver support for synthetic devices Fastpath Boot Support Timesync Integrated Shutdown Symmetric Multi-processing (SMP) Support Heartbeat Pluggable Time source For more information see “ Linux Integration Services v2.1 Now Available ” on the Windows Virtualization Team Blog.
  • Blog Post: Microsoft and Red Hat Complete Cooperative Technical Support

    Finally we have a formal announcement! http://blogs.technet.com/virtualization/archive/2009/10/07/microsoft-and-red-hat-complete-cooperative-technical-support.aspx
  • Blog Post: Announcing: Virtualization Solutions Competency

    Great news! In the next coming months the new Virtualization Solutions Competency will be added to the competencies available under the Microsoft Partner Program. The Virtualization Solutions competency is launching later in 2009. Attaining this competency assures that you have the skills to build your...