July, 2011

  • Sneak Peak into Hyper V vNext in ‘Windows Server 8’


    If you haven't seen it already, we gave a sneak peak into next release of Hyper V coming with “Windows Server 8” at Worldwide partner conference last week.

    We only demonstrated 2 of hundreds of features which is going to be available with next release of Hyper V to help your Private Cloud initiatives.

    You can take a look at these cool two features in the video hosted on WPC site

    1. Atleast 16 virtual processor support.
    2. Hyper V Replica.


    Skip to At 36:50 of this online video to see them in action.

    And stay tuned for our BUILD conference in September for more revelation Smile

  • Bollywood Bytes: My first Windows Phone App

    I am happy to announce my first app for Windows Phone 7 is now available at Marketplace. I am not really a professional developer but I like coding and this time I took the opportunity to brush up some of my programming knowledge from my school and college days.

    Please review and provide feedback at Marketplace. App is not perfect and there may be some bugs unhandled, so please report them I promise to work on them in my free time.

    Have fun Smile


    App Name: Bollywood Bytes

    App Description:

    • A quality Bollywood news app on Windows Phone 7.
    • Bollywood Bytes collates latest Bollywood news feeds from popular Bollywood websites and brings it on your fingertips.
    • Be up to date with latest Bollywood news, gossips about your favourite Bollywood celebs, movie and music reviews from industry experts and previews of upcoming movies.
    • Also read what people talking about Bollywood on twitter with minute by minute updates.
    • You can share interesting articles with your friends and family through Email, Facebook and Twitter. If what you see on your screen is not enough, load the links to go directly to the website using your browser.








  • PTS Power Start Workshop : Understanding the Latest Management Packs for Operations Manager 2007 R2, SharePoint 2010 and Exchange 2010

    Microsoft Partner Network


    Dear Microsoft Partners,

    My team is delivering some great webinars on Microsoft System Center technologies. In our continuous effort to ramp up our Microsoft partners on Microsoft technologies we are bringing some interesting of 1:Many Technical Webinars.

    If you are partner company focused on Systems management and networking and would like to learn more about new Management packs for System Center Operations Manager, I would strongly recommend you to attend the following webinar.

    Title: Power Start Workshop : Understanding the Latest Management Packs for Operations Manager 2007 R2, SharePoint 2010 and Exchange 2010.

    Description : This session will describe the features and configuration for the latest management packs from Microsoft and how that can be leveraged by IT professionals.


    • Deep dive into the newest packs for OpsMgr 2007 R2
      • Exchange 2010 Management Packs
      • Operations Manager R2 Core Management Pack
      • SharePoint 2010 Management Packs
    • Feature and Configuration Walkthrough.
    • How these MPs affect your role.
    • Understand and leverage MP improvements

    Date & Time : July 8th 2011, 11:00 AM Pacific Standard Time 


    These sessions will be delivered through Microsoft Office Live Meeting with no extra cost, but time will be deducted from your available Partner Advisory Hours (Microsoft Partners are entitled to 10, 20, or 50 hours of Partner Technical Services Advisory Benefits based on your partner level or competencies.)

    Please contact me or email askpts@microsoft.com with your Partner ID, and contact number if you need more information.

    In case you need further information about the Partner Technical Services benefits,

    please visit us at the Partner Technical Services Web site, call us today at 1-800-MPN-SOLVE (1-800-676-7658), or email us to start taking advantage of your benefits.

    Latest Information! To stay updated on the latest offerings and Web seminars on new Microsoft technologies and solutions, subscribe to the U.S. Partner Technical Services Newsletter.

    Check out PTS Web seminars to view the lists of upcoming live Web seminars. Also, for more information download the PTS Catalog.

    Thank you,