An IT Geeks experiences with Office on an iPad

I’ve been an iPad user for a while now and also working with my Surface 2 RT (see https://www.catapultsystems.com/cfuller/archive/2014/04/09/using-the-surface-2-rt-like-a-pro-fessional-1.aspx for details). One of the major reasons I favored the Surface was the ability to use Word, PowerPoint and Excel on the device. With the recent release of Office for the iPad it was time to…

QuickTricks: How can I tell where my VMM database is?

I recently had a situation where I was trying to determine where the VMM database was in my environment. It would not start because the database was not online. The registration on the VMM server provides this information under: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager Server\Settings\SQL in the MachineFQDN and/or MachineName field shown below. Summary:…