mcs.ireland.blog/infrastructure

Welcome to the blog of the Microsoft Consulting Services infrastructure team in Ireland

April, 2008

  • Get all the key technical information you need in 1 place

    Some of our colleagues in Microsoft UK publish a monthly "tech rollup" email which you can subscribe to internally. This is a great resource, put together voluntarily by some of our support engineers. From a consultant's perspective, the content...
  • How and why - BitLocker

    In recent days, everybody here in Ireland is talking about BitLocker and laptop encryption. In fact, when I took the train this morning and I was reading the newspaper, I found another article highlighting the importance of encrypting sensitive data in...
  • Windows Server 2008 - High Availability - Failover Clustering

    Microsoft IT Showcase is pleased to announce the publication of Windows Server 2008 - High Availability - Failover Clustering ,  which discusses how Microsoft IT uses failover clustering in the Windows Server 2008 operating system to support users...
  • New Storage Designs for Exchange Server 2007 in Microsoft IT

    Microsoft IT Showcase is pleased to announce the publication of New Storage Designs for Exchange Server 2007 in Microsoft IT , which discusses how Microsoft IT uses Exchange Server 2007 to enable large accounts to replace SAN with DAS solutions while...
  • Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF) 4.0-a Comprehensive IT Service Lifecycle

    We are pleased to announce that the MOF 4.0 Beta has been updated! We have updated the content based on customer and partner review and have added one new SMF (Team SMF). Beta members can download the content now. MOF 4.0 delivers practical guidance that...
  • Technet webcasts on Vista deployment techniques and App Compat

    In May, there will be a series of new TechNet webcasts focusing on Windows Vista deployment: • An Introduction to Microsoft Deployment Toolkit Tools • Lite Touch Installation Using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit • Zero Touch Installation...