Macca's Musings

Stuff that I find interesting, and hopefully you do too!

March, 2012

  • Windows Server “8” Hyper-V Replica UTG available now!

    Hi All! I have been playing around with one of the coolest new features in Windows Server “8” and that’s Hyper-V Replica.   With Hyper-V Replica, administrators can replicate their Hyper-V virtual machines from one Hyper-V host at a primary...
  • I WANNA COOL POSTER!!!!!

    Yep, so do I.   So I’m REALLY happy that my mates in the Hyper-V team have produced the sheer awesomeness of the Windows Server “8” Beta Hyper-V Component Architecture Poster!!!!!!!!!! YEAH!!!!!!  Print it out, stick it on the wall, give...
  • Dude, where’s my Apps?

    I was watching an internal video of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview launch in Barcelona last night and saw something similar to this photo .   I thought “that’s a Kindle App!!!!  Awesome, off to the Store for me!”.   I headed to...
  • Windows 8 Consumer Preview Installation Notes

    OK, so after a little trouble getting my Live Writer tool ready to go, I’m back with some info on my experience installing Windows 8 CP on my EliteBook 8540w.   Hopefully this will be of help to someone out there.   Overall, the process...
  • IT Camps running in Melbourne and Brisbane next week

    Well, I'm sitting at Windows 8 CP on my EliteBook 8540w and it's running very nicely thank you! More on the install experience soon, but I just wanted to call out that we have IT Camps running in Brisbane and Melbourne next week around the subject areas...
  • Welcome to my little corner of the Internet!

    Hi, great to see you, come straight in! Sorry about the mess, just moved in and there's still stuff everywhere, but I promise I'll have it all tidy in a few weeks. It's a big day today, I am about to finish backing up my current system (HP EliteBook...