New Hyper-V Features with Windows Server 2012

The name Windows Server 2012 is now officially two days old. And with the new name comes a load of new enhancements. Here are some of the following new Hyper-V features brought forth in an MMS presentation this week: Clusters 32 nodes 4000 VMs Multi-tenancy Massive live migration (can migrate 60-70 machines at same time…

Knowledge House Neihaus Performs Task Sequence Surgery

Watching Michael Neihaus is always an interesting experience. You can bet that you’ll be watching a least a few progress bars while he fills in random facts about operating system deployment. And you can also bet that his presentation will include at least one connection failure to his demo environment. Nevertheless, Michael’s canny humor easily…

MMS 2012 Keynote 4/18: Summary for Geeks

The second keynote of MMS 2012 focused on users and their connected devices. Specific points from the keynote include the following items: Announcements: MMS 2013: New Orleans in June Brad Anderson said Microsoft will be providing "Deep integration with Windows, IOS and Android" Windows InTune Pre-Release announced GeekNotes: InTune: All lab systems at MMS 2012…

Lync Win for Austin Office!

A Texas state agency has engaged Catapult Systems to assist them in planning, designing, and implementing a Unified Communications (UC) solution based on Microsoft Lync. Already using Office Communications Server 2007 for IM and presence, the agency wishes to enhance their existing environment by upgrading to Lync Server 2010. Catapult has designed a Proof of…