1 March 2012
As you are all aware we have a new Services Model in VMM, which is being pushed as the global replacement for VM Templates. This new Model which richly embedded in the framework for VMM 2012 has a number of problems which you should be cautious about.
16 February 2012
Resetting my lab I needed to remove my App Controller installation after a problem on the VM hosting the software. The approach i tool was to use SQL management studio to remove the AppController database from the server, and refreshed the Virtual Machine which I am deploying to.
9 February 2012
After downloading the new IP pack from the MS download center, the file is simply a compressed archive containing the 7 new Integration packs which we need to extract.
8 February 2012
These are the ones we have being waiting for, and today is the day the read carpet can be rolled right out.
1 February 2012
How To Figure out the Service Manager Dependencies
17 January 2012
Today – during the announcement of System Center 2012 RC availability) – seems the perfect occasion to announce our book called Microsoft Private Cloud Computing. Mid-2011 four MVP’s decided to make a joint effort at writing a practical book on deploying a Microsoft Private Cloud. The four authors are:
4 January 2012
Mark you calendars … January 17th is a big day for System Center. There will be a public web cast with Satya Nadella (President of Server and Tools) and Brad Anderson (CVP of System Center and management) on that day to lay out the new System Center 2012 vision.
1 January 2012
What a great year 2011 was; I had the opportunity and pleasure to meet a lot of very talented people, while having a lot of fun working on a range of new products from Microsoft ranging from Windows 8 through to the suite of new System Center 2012 products.
1 December 2011
Microsoft just unleashed the newest Integration Components for Linux operating systems hosted on Hyper-V today.
28 November 2011
Installing some new Orchestrator 2012 RC servers, 2 of these started to exhibit a new error when attempting to access the Web Services URL. This of course has the knock on affect of rendering the Operator Console useless, as it relies on web services.