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System Center 2012 App Controller is a component and part of the self-service portal solution in System Center 2012 SP1.  By connecting to System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) servers, Windows Azure subscriptions, and 3rd-party host services, App Controller offers a vehicle that enables an authorized user to administer resources deployed to private cloud, public cloud, and those in between without the need to understand the underlined fabric and physical complexities.

In part 13 of our 19 part “Migration and Deployment” series, my friend from the east, Yung Chou (and by “from the east”, I mean east coast of the US) brings us a primer on using App Controller to manage all of your clouds, and step-by-step instructions for making those connections.

READ HIS EXCELLENT ARTICLE HERE