The cloud can help you rethink your approach to infrastructure in fundamental ways. Re-thinking your approach will deliver a more agile infrastructure, increase efficiency and reduce costs. In short: it's not a bad idea!
Since launching the preview at TechEd NA 2014, the System Centre Advisor Team has been hard at work delivering the new capabilities your fellow IT Pros asked for. Check out the two most recently announced features.
You’re probably well aware that this month marks the one year countdown to the end of support for Windows Server 2003. If you're gearing up to migrate from Windows Server 2003/2008 to Windows Server 2012 R2 a tonne of helpful info has just been rolled out for you.
There’s been many compelling reasons to back up your SQL server database to the cloud and now you can choose to backup to Microsoft Azure even for databases that aren’t running the latest version.
12 August 2014 There will be free pizza, drinks and an explanation on how the Unified Service Desk (USD) for Microsoft Dynamics CRM can help to provide phone, email, chat and social media support to your customers. Come to the Microsoft offices on August the 12th from 4.30pm. Register here.
9 -12 September 2014 TechEd New Zealand has just announced their two exceptional, world-class keynote speakers: James Whittaker and Steven Martin. Seeing these guys in flesh will be hard to forget. Have a sneak peak at these International stars. You’d better be quick, there’s now less than 500 tickets left for the IT Conference of the year. Don't miss out!
23 October 2014 Intergen are hosting Dynamics Day 2014 in late October. This is a unique opportunity to hear from leading practitioners in Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM offerings, providing a combination of product information, updates, practical information and customer insights.
Successful IT Pros are always upgrading their skills. Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) offers online Microsoft training delivered by experts. Watch videos, download PowerPoint slides and test yourself as you learn at absolutely no cost. Here are the two top courses for the week. If you want to learn something different, head over to MVA here!
Take a quick self-assessment and check out this PDF on the essentials of Azure security. Get a strong grasp on the security mechanisms included with Windows Azure at the physical, network, host, application, and data layers.
Back-to-basics slides and PDFs on how using System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 can help your business with building, deploying and maintaining a private cloud. Too easy.