Happy Friday, folks! Before you run for the hills, impress your friends and colleagues with this weeks news and views from the blog.

 TechNet Flash technical article: Inframon on Fighting the War on Cost with System Center

Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard trial now available

Make a date with the SharePoint UK User Group

Complete our Cloud Computing survey for a chance to win an Xbox and Kinect

Microsoft Hyper-V Cloud: helping you deploy private and public clouds

Have a great weekend – see you next week.