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

September, 2009

  • SFT-Encoder

    Brilliant! I wanted to get your attention right from the go! There are some tools which you tend to use from time to time and some tools which you grow into and just cant live without. SFT-Encoder has all of a sudden become the latter for me and some...
  • Free App-V USB Tool available from Login Consultants

    Rodney pinged me on my blog ages ago now saying about another Free tool that Login Consultants have developed. The tool is the App-V USB Tool 1.0 which you can download here . I have not yet tried the tool but the word on the street is that its pretty...
  • Released: Hotfix Package 5 for Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.5 Cumulative Update 1: August 2009

    On Monday I posted a list of app-v versions based on releases that we have shipped. One of them was hotfix rollup 5 which J.C posted on the app-v blog . The hotfix package for August 2009 that contains the latest hotfixes for Microsoft Application Virtualization...
  • Microsoft Planning Tools for Your Server Virtualization Projects

    Baldwin, just posted a great load of info about using the IPD for your server virtualization projects over here . But to recap here is what he said… --------------- Planning is a crucial part of every successful IT project.  Unfortunately, who can...
  • MDOP 2009 R2: What's New in MDOP for Windows 7

    My buddies over on the mdop blog have just done another major announcement with the details of when the updates for the MDOP will add support for Win7. Bring on MDOP 2009 R2! --------------- Today I am excited to announce that Microsoft Desktop Optimization...
  • Updated Virtualization IPD Guides— Now Available

    Windows Server Virtualization System Center Virtual Machine Manager The Infrastructure Planning and Design team has released two updated virtualization guides, Windows Server Virtualization and System Center Virtual Machine Manager , now available for...
  • App-V 4.5 Versions

    I was chatting to Madelinde about client build versions and hotfix rollups etc etc! To cut a long story short it was about giving customers a simple and easy way to understand what build version they are on. So super Madelinde sat down and came up...
  • Back from the Wedding/Honeymoon!

    As some of you may or may not know I took a little time out. The last 3 months have probably been the most hectic for me in Microsoft as the number of Virtualization requests in EMEA have been staggering. Customers are doing some amazing stuff with Virtualization...