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The Adventures of Justin Zarb and Dave Falkus in the Virtual Jungle

July, 2008

  • How Microsoft IT does server Virtualization and Hyper-V

    How Microsoft IT does server Virtualization and Hyper-V So you want more evidence on Hyper-V, our friends at TechNet Edge have just posted this great interview.  Worth a watch. In this interview we met up with Devin Murray (Group Manager) and David...
  • Madagascar Madness! And they need your help!

    It was a weekend when Natalie (My better half) was away, and an email arrived from Paul Norris (Director in PFE) asking for people to help a good cause! This cause meant do 420km cycle ride in 4 days across Madagascar all for Charity!!!!……. so I explained...
  • From 1305 to 1308…..New RC version of the Desktop Client and Management Server now available!

    Now if your like me you all be watching the forums and seen some of the problems that some peps have been experiencing with the first RC release. Well the Product Group have just released an updated up on connect. Andrew posted a quick post up on the...
  • SCCM SP1 R2 Release Candidate is out!!!

    The System Center Configuration Manager team would like to announce that the following has been released and available for download: R2 Release Candidate build 6335 Get on http://connect.microsoft.com and download it today (All the lovely App-V 4.5 RC...
  • App-V OpsMgr 2007 MP Now Available on Connect!

    The Peps over in Boston Released the OpsMgr Management Pack for testing RC up on connect! To simplify Application Virtualization Server management, the App-V team is excited to make available a RC version of our App-V 4.5 System Center Operations Manager...
  • John Sheehan: Inside Application Virtualization

    Gene pinged me the other day about a cool little video up on channel 9! Its a really cool deep dive into App-V that John did. Here’s a good overview of our Application Virtualization product our Architect, John Sheehan, presented a few weeks ago. Here...
  • RealWorld and App-V 4.5

    Kevin Sullivan is one of our great TSPs state site! well Kevin pingedVs a mail that had a greatarticle about Fairfax County's implementation. Good InformationWeek article on MAV 4.5 and State of IN and Fairfax County PS implementations...but here is a...
  • Back and getting ready for more 4.5 blogging

    So I took a bit of time off to go and see a friend get married! It was a nice break, plus as I was an usher i got to wear a smart suite and looked respectable for once ;o) …… well thats what my better half would say!……. and now I have come back to work...
  • App-V ADM Template Now Available on Connect!

    Just whilst I am playing catch up. Not only did the team post about the OpsMgr Pack but also the ADM Template! The App-V team is excited to make available a RC version of our App-V 4.5 ADM template. It has just been posted over on the Microsoft Connect...
  • Interesting developments over at VMware

    So it looks like all change at the top of VMware. “VMware's Board of Directors ... has made a change in the leadership of the company with the departure of Diane Greene as President and CEO. VMware's Board of Directors has appointed Paul Maritz as President...