All Backed Up

System Center Data Protecton Manager (DPM) and Essentials (SCE) dude ... as well as Husband, Father, Gamer, Geek, Scout leader, Christ follower and Microsoft marketeer

August, 2007

  • New webcast - DPM plus Virtual Server

    On August 30th, I finally get to talk about two of my favorite technologies in the same session - data protection and virtualization. For the past several years, two areas of computing continually get hotter and hotter - storage and virtualization...
  • How does DPM really protect data?

    Just because you know how DPM 2006 works ... you don't know DPM 2007. That statement is a little bold, since many folks know both products -- but lately, I have heard a surprisingly large number of assumptions from people on how DPM2007 does what it...
  • My son has a higher gamer score than yours!

    OK, serious gamers ... he hasn't beaten yours. But he does have a 1440 ... and he's six . It is amazing to me how Achievement Points have affected gaming in my family. Here are a couple of examples: We already owned Star Wars LEGO II for Xbox ....
  • Customer letter -- Thank you, DPM !!!

    Here is an email that I received from a DPM early adopter which was just too cool not to share. This customer has a distributed-infrastructure, is mid-market sized, and is using DPM 2007 beta 2 to protect Exchange 2007 SP1 beta (partipating in two Microsoft...
  • Have you met your Microsoft Storage Specialist ?

    I want to lift up a team of Microsoft individuals that you may not know about - the Storage Technology Specialists at Microsoft. If you are a Microsoft customer, you likely know who your Microsoft Partner or your Microsoft Account Team is. If...