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October, 2013

  • The Basic Mechanics of a Publishing Refresh with App-V

    With App-V we have something called “Full Infrastructure”, this is used to refer to an App-V Management Server based method of delivery for App-V packages. App-V 4.x In App-V 4.x we had the App-V Management Server role which was responsible...
  • TechNet Radio: (Part 3) Building Your Hybrid Cloud - Networking Enhancements in Windows Server 2012 R2

    Back for Part 3 of the “Building a Hybrid Cloud” series, Keith Mayer and Matt Hester demo the latest networking enhancements made in Windows Server 2012 R2 . [ 1:36 ] Series Review [ 10:11 ] What specifically has been enhanced to make Networking better in Windows Server 2012 R2? [ 20:22 ] DEMO : Dynamic Load Balancing across NIC teams – How is it implemented now in R2? [ 31:52 ] DEMO : Virtual RSS – do I have to do anything special to enable for VMs? [ 35:45 ] DEMO : Virtual Switch – Extended ACL...
  • TechNet Radio: (Part 1) Hyper-V from a VMware Admin’s Perspective - Managing Virtual Machine Hardware Resources

    Keith Mayer welcomes Andy Syrewicze , a Virtual Systems Administrator from Trivalent Group to the show as they kick off a multi-part series that examines Microsoft Hyper-V from a VMware Admin’s perspective. In this episode they’ll showcase the differences between managing virtual machine hardware resources between the two. [ 3:10 ] As an experienced VMware Admin, what’s some of the top capabilities that you look for in an enterprise-grade hypervisor [ 4:55 ] Does VMware support Hot operations across...
  • The Issues of Sequencing .bat Shortcuts in App-V 5.0

    It not unusual that in the mix of all your weird and wonderful applications you will have a handful that will leverage a .bat file shortcut to kick off your application. Let’s deep dive into the mechanics of sequencing and delivering these type...
  • TechNet Radio: (Part 2) Building Your Hybrid Cloud - Hyper-V Enhancements in Windows Server 2012 R2

    Keith Mayer and Matt Hester are back for part 2 of their Building a Hybrid Cloud series and in today’s episode they showcase the latest Hyper-V enhancements made in Windows Server 2012 R2 . [ 1:36 ] Series Review and Windows Server 2012 Scalability [ 8:17 ] With all of these scalability features already built into Windows Server 2012, what could possibly be so “new and improved” in the R2 release? Is R2 a major release or just a Service Pack? [ 14:55 ] DEMO : Hyper-V Manager managing Gen 1 and Gen...
  • TechNet Radio: (Part 1) Building Your Hybrid Cloud - Windows Server 2012 R2 Storage Foundation

    Keith Mayer and Matt Hester kick off their new multi-part series today on how you can build your hybrid cloud environment with Windows Server 2012 R2 , System Center 2012 R2 and Windows Azure by laying down a quick overview of what we can expect for the series as well as diving into the new features found in Windows Server 2012 R2 Storage Foundation. [ 1:31 ] Series Overview: Building Your Hybrid Cloud [ 8:12 ] Windows Server 2012 Review to what’s new in 2012 R2 [ 13:07 ] What are some of the new...
  • Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 and App-V 5.0 Integration – More Than Meets the Eye

    Anyone would be forgiven for thinking that App-V 5.0 and CM 2012 SP1 integration is just a simple managed way of using standalone mode. By that I mean that Configuration Manager simply sends out PowerShell commands to add and publish packages leaving...