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  • Blog Post: I Don’t Need a Private Cloud. I Already Have One!

    How many times have you heard that? When speaking to IT managers or business decision makers about a Private Cloud or a Hybrid Cloud , most think that they already have one. But, do they, really? Most IT professionals already know that virtualization does not equal cloud. Although virtualization may...
  • Blog Post: Cloud OS Video Series 5–Monitoring the Private Cloud

    The Cloud OS Video series is a collection of videos that help you understand the technology, deployment, and management of the Cloud OS leveraging Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 SP1. Each video is designed to be less than 10 minutes and cover a specific topic. These allows you to target your...
  • Blog Post: Switch to Hyper-V with the Hyper-V Switch Program – Part 1 by Michael Lubanski

    Switch to Hyper-V with the Hyper-V Switch Program – Part 1 By Michael Lubanski If you are thinking about travelling down the road to the Microsoft Private Cloud, one of the challenges you might face is how to migrate your virtual machines from your current VMware platform to a Hyper-V platform. Sure...
  • Blog Post: Cloud OS Video Series 4–Enabling Chargeback in System Center

    The Cloud OS Video series is a collection of videos that help you understand the technology, deployment, and management of the Cloud OS leveraging Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 SP1. Each video is designed to be less than 10 minutes and cover a specific topic. These allows you to target your...
  • Blog Post: What is Automation? by Michael Lubanski

    Automation is "the use of machines or technologies to optimize productivity in the production of goods and delivery of services. The correct incentive for applying automation is to increase productivity, and/or quality beyond that possible with current human labor levels so as to realize economies...
  • Blog Post: Cloud OS Video Series 2–VMware Integration

    The Cloud OS Video series is a collection of videos that help you understand the technology, deployment, and management of the Cloud OS leveraging Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 SP1. Each video is designed to be less than 10 minutes and cover a specific topic. These allows you to target your...
  • Blog Post: Switch to Hyper-V with the Hyper-V Switch Program – Part 2 by Michael Lubanski

    As a follow-up to Part 1 on March 8, Microsoft has released version 2 of its Virtual Machine Migration Toolkit in the Hyper-V Switch Program. Version 2 makes it easier and faster to migrate virtual machines to the Hyper-V platform.     What’s New Hyper-V Switch now runs on System Center 2012...
  • Blog Post: Self-Service in System Center 2012 by Michael Lubanski

    “Self-Service” is one of the core features of a Private Cloud. Self-Service gives the user the ability to request computing resources for his/her use with minimal or no interaction with their IT staff. In some cases, it may be as simple as browsing to a website, entering some information, such as the...