Discovery Method: Brainstorming

Anyone who knows me knows that the activities and interests of my young child often dominate conversation in our household. Growing up one of her favorite Disney shows was the Imagination Movers. You might ask yourself why a “30-something” year-old would admit to watching a kitschy, musical TV series for pre-school and elementary age children…

Dual Boot to Server 8 Beta

So I am taking a quick detour from all things Office 365 to check out and play with Server 8 Beta. I have been running Windows 8 Beta on my Acer Iconia Tab and like it. Takes a little bit to get use to no start button but the touch interface with the Metro Start…

Private Cloud Proof of Concept

There is a lot of excitement around the upcoming RTM release of Microsoft System Center 2012. One of our Austin clients has just engaged us to assist with a Proof of Concept of System Center 2012 Operations Manager, beginning with an agent installation on about 20 servers. Upon completion of the POC and the RTM…

Mobile Office 365 Management App

Loryan Strant (@thecloudmouth) A Office 365 MVP and all around great guy, has developed a Mobile App for Office 365 Administration. I have been using this to administer my Office365Evangelist.com Office 365 environment and really like it. This is V1 of the app and currently can only administer Online Only Accounts but Loryan is working…