NY Metro Core Infrastructure Team

Announcements from NY Metro Core Infrastructure Team

NY Metro Core Infrastructure Team

  • Introducing Microsoft Azure StorSimple

    Available August 1, this new offering builds on the success of previous StorSimple offerings that automate and eliminate one of the biggest problems facing IT organizations – double digit data growth and the storage capacity and data protection complexities...
  • Software-Defined Networking with Windows Server and System Center Jump Start

    Free online event with live Q&A with the WAP team: http://aka.ms/WAPIaaS Two half-days – Wednesday July 16 th & Thursday July 17 th – 9am-1pm PST IT Pros, you know that enterprises desire the flexibility and affordability of the cloud, and service...
  • The NEW Azure Portal

    Have you taken the tour of the new Portal yet? If not, don't waste any time and explore this really cool new design. It was recently featured at TechEd North America in Houston by Scott Guthrie. Its a radical shift from today's portal, it delivers...
  • Microsoft Azure Infographics

    Now Available - the all new Architecture Posters for; Microsoft Azure Cloud Identity and Access Management Cloud Security API Management Media Services Mobile Services SharePoint with SQL Server AlwaysOn Infrastructure Services Building real-world cloud...
  • Early Experts is a great way to enhance your Windows Server 2012 R2 skills…

    Microsoft Early Experts is a free, online study group for virtualization professionals who want to extend their Microsoft Hyper-V, System Center and Microsoft Azure knowledge with official Microsoft certifications. We've organized our high-impact...
  • Win an XBOX ONE while enhancing your Windows Server and System Center skills with Cloudwalker!

    Courtesy of Blain Barton http://www.questofthecloudwalker.com/ Hark beleaguered IT Professionals! We know of the evils which plague you daily—mountains of help desk tickets, crashing computers, ridiculous requests from management, and far, far worse....
  • TechEd in Progress

    TechEd 2014 has launched and as expected there are loads of announcements flowing out. Stay up to speed on Channel9 A lot of exciting stuff no matter what track your focus is on, but if your like me on the Azure side loads of news there so far. Static...
  • TechEd – Houston Area System Center User Group: (Day 5)

    Courtesy of: The System Center Blog Team If you are a System Center geek like me and you are going to be in Houston on May 16th you should check out Day-5. Day-5 is a community built event focused on providing some additional System Center content for...
  • Build 2014 Delivering lots of Goodness

    Well Build 2014 is in day 2 in San Francisco, there has being update after update coming down the pipe. Stay on top of all the latest developments in this new exciting era of Microsoft at http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/news/events/build/ Be sure to check...
  • Using Azure Backup with DPM

    The SC team released a great overview on the use of Azure as your backup destination within DPM. Check it out and upgrade your backups with very little effort! http://blogs.technet.com/b/systemcenter/archive/2014/03/16/using-azure-backup-with-dpm.aspx
  • Free eBook: Introducing Microsoft System Center 2012 R2

    We recently announced a new eBook titled Introducing Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 that is free to download right now. Whether you are new to System Center or are already using it in your business, this eBook has something that should interest you....
  • Webcast: Bare Metal to Private Cloud

    The System Center team posted a 8 part video series on bare metal provisioning that is really worth checking out. See all the details here: http://aka.ms/BareMetalProvisioning
  • Azure: ExpressRoute Dedicated Networking, Web Site Backup Restore, Mobile Services .NET support, Hadoop 2.2, and more

    This week we released a massive amount of enhancements to Windows Azure. Today’s new capabilities and announcements include: ExpressRoute : Dedicated, private, high-throughput network connectivity with on-premises Web Sites : Backup and Restore Support...
  • Just Released: System Center PowerShell Cmdlets

    We have just released a number of documents containing all of the PowerShell Cmdlets available for the System Center 2012 Suite. The downloads are available from here: http://aka.ms/Yl1i3x
  • *NEW FREE EBook*- Microsoft System Center: Building a Virtualized Network Solution

    This book is geared to private and hybrid cloud architects preparing to design and build a virtualized network solution based on Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 SP1, or later. Written by experts on the Microsoft System Center team and with...
  • Autoscale in Azure + more

    Recently I have being asked about Autoscale capabilities with Azure for PaaS and IaaS, below is a great presentation from the build conference from 2013 delivered by Chandrika Shankarnarayan and Stephen Siciliano which is focused on Monitoring, Management...
  • Virtualizing Your Data Center with Hyper-V and System Center

    Free online event with live Q&A: http://aka.ms/virtDC Wednesday, February 19 th from 9am – 5pm PST If you're new to virtualization, or if you have some experience and want to see the latest R2 features of Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V or Virtual...
  • Free eBooks: Now on the Microsoft Virtual Academy site

    From the Microsoft Press Blog; No doubt, our blog is a great site for announcing new books and other quick bits of news; however, we really needed a great landing page to host our free eBooks in an elegant, easy-to-browse way. Our coworkers at the Microsoft...
  • Windows Azure Pack (WAP) Resources

    Recently a couple of Microsoft MVP’s (Hans Vredevoort Twitter: @hvredevoort and Marc van Eijk Twitter: @_marcvaneijk ) put a post up on TechNet with a mountain of Windows Azure Pack resources from scattered locations. Its really worth checking out. See...
  • Savision Announces Cloud Reporter for System Center

    New solution brings additional proactive capacity planning to Microsoft environments, helping reduce unplanned downtime and hardware expenditures. Savision , a leader in enterprise management solutions for System Center, recently announced immediate availability...
  • Snowed In (Again)?

    Why not take advantage of some of the most recent training options available over at Microsoft Virtual Academy? Its FREE… There are loads of training modules on System Center, Windows Server, Azure just to name a few. System Center Windows Server Azure
  • *NEW* Azure Compute Instances Available

    Today we are announcing the general availability (GA) of two new instances for use with Windows Azure Cloud Services. Called A8 and A9, they feature 8 virtual cores with 56 gigabytes (GB) and 16 virtual cores with 112 GB of memory , respectively. A8 and...
  • System Center Updates Available

    Yesterday (1/28/14) J.C. Hornbeck posted information on newly released updates that are available for System Center 2012 R2. Additional information can be found here Additionally J.C. also released today 1/29/14 that Service Pack 1 Update Rollup 5 is...
  • NEW Mini Posters Available

    Check out this new set of mini-posters highlighting the key private cloud storage and virtualization technologies in Windows Server 2012 R2. Download the collection here: http://msft.it/6184eig2
  • Solartech Virtualization Specialist Training and Certification Program

    Discounted Training courtesy of Solartech, an award wining Microsoft and Certified Training Partner. It's time for Virtualization. In an increasingly multi-hypervisor world, more and more IT organizations are using Hyper-V from Microsoft. With nearly...