- December 21, 2009
IT pros offer book recommendations ranging from mainstream to super geeky.
- December 10, 2009
Of all the improvements made to PowerShell 2.0, the new remote management capabilities are expected to be the biggest hit among admins.
- December 09, 2009
Want to get on your CIO's good side this holiday season? Here are some suggested smart technologies that might help your enterprise cut costs and help you score points with the boss.
- December 07, 2009
If you are installing new desktops or upgrading to a new version of Exchange and would like some help, these services from Microsoft are one option.
- December 04, 2009
Microsoft has a long way to go before it reaches its goal for MinWin. Windows expert Mark Minasi talks about what MinWin means to IT professionals.
Sponsored by Rackspace - In today’s complex business landscape, it’s no longer enough for IT departments just to maintain control or react to changes in their technology environments. Instead, modern IT is expected to transform and differentiate the business by getting in front of dynamic requirements and proactively implementing technologies that deliver services that support fluid business needs See More
Sponsored by Dell - Many companies today are considering a move to the cloud. Organizations may believe that a hosted service, such as Office 365, will be easier and or cheaper to maintain than on-prem email. Also, Microsoft and other industry leaders may have influenced a move. Whatever the reason, moving to the cloud isn’t as easy as it appears and results are often mixed if you haven’t adequately prepared your Active Directory. See More
Sponsored by Juniper - Network architects have more choices than ever when it comes to data center switches. From emerging categories such as white box switches to new powerful cloud spine switches built on custom chip sets, networks can now be designed with maximum flexibility to address a diverse range of price/performance requirements. See More
Sponsored by NetApp - Enterprise storage systems have evolved through four distinct stages. First, there were monolithic storage arrays. These gave way to modular SAN/NAS systems and distributed storage networks. Next, advanced software techniques led to storage virtualization, with storage volumes abstracted from the underlying physical devices. Finally, in the current era, cloud storage services have emerged that combine virtualization with unprecedented economies of scale. See More
- November 30, 2009
The trend toward Web-based apps and hypervisors of all kinds has changed the role of the operating system. How far will it go?
- November 30, 2009
Microsoft is closer to delivering System Center Service Manager, but after long delays, the company may have missed the boat.
- November 23, 2009
Whether you call it cloud, SaaS or hosting, putting applications outside the enterprise data center is an increasingly attractive option.
- November 16, 2009
The general state of the economy has increased interest in IT certification training across the board.
- November 05, 2009
The latest management release from Citrix will leverage virtualization features for Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 and SCVMM.
- October 22, 2009
With the arrival of Windows Server 2008 R2, IT managers can look forward to upgrades to Active Directory, Terminal Serivces and Hyper-V, to name a few.
- October 19, 2009
The grown-up SharePoint 2010 has big plans to simplify migration while adding tons of new features. This version looks great on paper, but can it be everything to everyone?
- October 08, 2009
IT pros are more excited about the new Active Directory features in Windows Server 2008 R2 than anything else, including Hyper-V with live migration
- August 17, 2009
There are fewer jobs in IT, and employers pay new hires less. But the news is not all bad. SharePoint experience, for one, is in demand in Windows shops.
- August 17, 2009
The evaluation code for Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM is now available to volume license holders.