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December, 2009

  • Microsoft Acquires Opalis Software

    Hi, Everyone, Great news for enterprise, government and service provider customers who use System Center. I’m excited to announce that Microsoft has acquired Opalis Software , a Toronto-based private company that is a leader in IT process automation software...
  • System Center Catalog now on Pinpoint

    You may or may not have noticed it yet, but the System Center Catalog has been transitioned over to Microsoft Pinpoint , which should be your first stop to find out about all the different management packs, connectors, extensions and applications available...
  • Deploying Windows 7 with System Center and MDT

    Hey everyone, recently Michael Niehaus recorded a video demonstration of how to deploy Windows 7 using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2. I wanted to get you guys the link to the video, it’s about 10 minutes...
  • System Center Vista Gadget to Be Decommissioned

    Some of our friends in the community have in the past year made use of a Vista desktop gadget that we put together to send out news and announcements. Because of expense in maintaining the gadget and its feed, we've decided to decommission it, effective...
  • Thinking about attending an event in 2010?

    Good morning (again) there seems to be a lot to share from the feeds and inbox this AM. In case any of you are ‘feet-up’ by the fire and thinking about the next 12 months of events, I wanted to pop a short list of events we in the System Center team are...
  • The Drive for Efficiency through 2009

    A few of us have started blogging on another site, called ‘ Because it’s Everybody’s Business’. I just placed a 2009 summary there, and I wanted our friends of this blog to see the posting. Check it out here …… Jeff Wettlaufer Sr. Technical Product Manager...
  • Microsoft “gets” Small Business

    This week, a new report from Compass Intelligence ranked Microsoft as #1 among the top technology vendors that are effectively serving small businesses. Stephanie Mehta at CNN Money.com published an article this week that listed the top ten vendors, with...
  • LiveMeeting Recap: System Center Support for Exchange 2010

    Earlier this week we held the fourth of our Live Meeting sessions with member of the System Center Influencers Program , this one on System Center support for Exchange 2010 , presented jointly by Leslie Kitz, Jason Buffington, and Jon Lecroy. For a write...
  • Technet EDGE record hit

    Happy Holidays everyone, we got some really exciting news this morning. The System Center and Windows 7 Technet Edge video recently recorded with Brad Anderson, CVP recorded the highest single month viewership, 29278, in EDGE history. This means a few...