Virtualization Posts

Cloud Adoption: Tips and Considerations – by MVP Alessandro Cardoso

Are you thinking about Cloud Adoption? The Cloud can be a powerful platform and many organizations are building their business processes around Cloud capabilities as it addresses elasticity, agility, costs and time to market. Today, the decision to invest in cloud solutions has shifted to include other business units (e.g. HR, Finance, Marketing and Sales), each […]

System Center Universe 2015 APAC videos are now available on Channel 9! #SCUAPAC2015 #CH9 #SysCtr

System Center Universe 2015 APAC videos are now available on Channel 9! These include sessions by Raymond Chou, Alec King, Symon Perriman, Chris Ross, Pete Zerger, Marcel Zehner, Mike Resseler, Vincent de Vries and lots of other great speakers! Check it out the 22 SCU 2015 APAC videos at

Cloud Management: Keep your cloud assets healthy and your IT spend under control

Gartner recently held a webinar “Best Practices for Managing Public Cloud Services”, hosted by Research Director, Mindy Cancila. During the webinar, Mindy discussed the need for appropriate people, processes, and tools, stating “your cloud deployments will fail if you do not plan for management.”  At the same time, she also discussed the relative immaturity of public cloud […]

Getting Started with Self-Service VMware Deployment using Service Manager and Orchestrator

  How fast can your end-users get their hands on a new virtual machine for development, testing, or otherwise? The honest answer for a lot of us is…not very fast. A paradox of virtualization is that it makes deployment easy, technically speaking, but it doesn’t solve the process problem. And in a cloud infrastructure world, […]

Join #pzerger #CFullerMVP #MikeResseler for how to Automate Management of your Hyper-V Environment live on this Wednesday! #SYSCTR #SCORC #SCOM #Veeam

This Wednesday (1/14/2015) Pete, Mike and I will be teaming up for the first time ever for a presentation on how to automate management of your Hyper-V environment. It’s not often that you get three MVP’s with this much System Center background and diversity working together on one session. If you are interested in how […]

Day 100: Series Wrap-up for the “100 Days of DevOps”

It’s hard to believe the 100 Days of DevOps with PowerShell series is coming to completion (almost). It’s been a long round since we began in Summer 2014, and keeping on task has not been without it’s challenges. Within the series we covered several themes related to DevOps and PowerShell. In this, the final installment, […]