Dude where's my PFE?

I was a Premier Field Engineer (PFE) for Microsoft. This is legacy stuff. I'm transitioning to big data. Transition with me at http://libromagica.com/

Browse by Tags

Related Posts
  • Blog Post: Windows 10 VDI Optimization Script

    Hello party people! Dude here. Carl Luberti has worked some scriptastic magic on WIndows 10 to make it a friendly (er) VM guest for VDI. Edit - non-persistent pooled VMs may have issues. Undocumented/untested/etc. Twitter post is here and includes a nice picture I took at Gibbs Gardens in North...
  • Blog Post: How To: Collect ETL/WPT tracing diagnostics when you can never logon to the host.

    First, guess who's back ?! Me! I left Microsoft of my own accord last year. I came back. I wrote this about my experience, I hope you enjoy it. There and back again, an IT tale... Anyways, I was asked a few times recently, Dude, how do you collect an ETW trace for boot/logon if the machine...
  • Blog Post: The Microsoft Premier Field Engineer (PFE) view on Virtual Desktop (VDI) Density

    For some, VDI is about density. How many guests can we stuff into a host with performance and user experience still at acceptable levels? This script is the clarion call for those, a herald in dark times of performance degradation. It is, the script a couple PFEs wrote… It makes an image lean...
  • Blog Post: How to redirect Serial Ports in Windows Server 2012 RDS/VDI

    This tip came to me from a question someone posed internally that we had to find an answer for by hunting someone down .   This property isn’t exposed in Server Managers’ UI, so you can set it by calling this powershell command:   Set-RDVirtualDesktopCollectionConfiguration –CollectionName...
  • Blog Post: TechStravaganza 2012, now with added flair!

    In the immortal words of Ali-G, buyakasha! Check it out, TechStravagana 2012 Atlanta is coming soon to the Microsoft office in Alpharetta! Much more information, including registration is located here: http://www.atltechstravaganza.com/ . But below is the teaser, yes, the Dude will be presenting...