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Here are the headlines from August 6, 2014:


Top News:


Build new sites in just hours with SharePoint on Azure IaaS

Success with Enterprise Mobility: A “managed everything” strategy for enterprises

Now available: Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET) 5.0

Office 365: What’s new in the world of apps for Office 365? 



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SQL Server 2014

Windows 8.1 Enterprise

Windows Server 2012 R2

System Center 2012 R2

System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Hyper-V Server 2012 R2

Windows Intune 30-day trial

Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials

Windows Azure Pack


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Featured Content


Success with Enterprise Mobility: The need for a “manage everything” approach

Step-by-step: Quickly build IaaS server farms in the cloud with Azure Resource Manager and PowerShell

Edge Show: New widgets and dashboards in System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager

Quick reference for Microsoft Azure VM pricing and configurations

Developing cloud-based automation for Azure VM migrations and self-service infrastructure

Building your hybrid cloud: A look at Microsoft Azure Pack Remote Console

Managing public key infrastructure in the enterprise

New strategies for guarding against pass-the-hash attacks and other credential theft

Case study: How IT cut costs while improving access to the enterprise data warehouse

MS Open Tech announces support for new open source container technologies on Microsoft Azure



Training and Books


Moving to hybrid cloud with Microsoft Azure

Free training: Windows 8.1 update for enterprise






August 14, 2014: Migrating legacy Windows Server to Windows Server 2012 R2 and Microsoft Azure

October 28-31: TechEd Europe in Barcelona: Grow your vision of what’s possible