KEMP's VLM for AZURE Exciting times for KEMP Technologies as they have recently released a new Virtual LoadMaster for Windows Azure. This brings new Load Balancing features to Windows Azure. You can request a copy from KEMP's Website: http://kemptechnologies.com/load-balancer-for-azure The current Version is free and comes with free email support. Windows Azure's Load Balancing features only offers round... Continue Reading →
The release of vCenter Server 5.0 Update 2 | 20 DEC 2012 | Build 913577 now provides support for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8. The upgrade can be completed by running the installation from the CD and following the instructions on screen. You would also be required to patch the ESXI Hosts using the... Continue Reading →
Windows 8 / Windows Server 2012 is listed as Tech Preview support for ESXi 5.0 Update 1 in the Guest OS compatibility guide. For more information on the Tech Preview support level, see Understanding guest operating system support levels (2015161). Windows 8 / Windows Server 2012 is fully supported for ESXi 5.1. For more information, see What’s New... Continue Reading →
Data Protection Manager 2012 is part of Microsoft System Center 2012 Stack and is designed to help business's to manage their IT infrastructure. Data Protection Manager is a hybrid data replication and archival product that uses features found in common backup products to provide centralised management for Microsoft-based Servers/End-user workstations. Data Protection Manager Provides disk-to-disk, disk-to-tape, and disk-to-disk-to-cloud data... Continue Reading →
Microsoft have anounced that Windows Server 2012 will be released on the 4th of September.
Single Server Deployment Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations manager is one of the first next generation monitoring tools. It provides new network capabilities that provide IT pros the ability to monitor and diagnose efficiently and effectively. Operations Manager provides monitoring to most network devices and includes SNMP V3 support. This post shows you how to deploy... Continue Reading →
Server Core was introduced to admin's in Server 2008 and provided minimal maintenance but had limited capabilities. Server 2012 introduces Private Cloud and the power shell feature is one of the main focuses. As we move towards centrally managed IT environments, automation will take a crucial role when deploying and scaling up systems. Windows server 2012 has advanced dramatically and the number of cmdlets for power shell have largely increased since the early days of windows server 2008.