Tech Futures: Anywhere, Anytime, Any Device: Creating an Accessible Future

Anywhere, Anytime on Any Device.  It’s the foundation and the core belief system for a completely accessible future where users can connect and be productive anytime they want. But how do we get there and what are the potential ramifications for providing this type of access? Join Matt McSpirit, Joe Breslin, Thomas Willingham, and I … Continue reading Tech Futures: Anywhere, Anytime, Any Device: Creating an Accessible Future

New TechNet Radio Series: Tech Futures

“Empowering every organization and every individual on the planet to achieve more.” It’s an ambitious statement and Microsoft’s vision for a more productive work force and everyday life experiences.  But how do we get there? Today we’re kicking off a new series entitled “Tech Futures” which is devoted to the idea of exploring new possibilities … Continue reading New TechNet Radio Series: Tech Futures

HP and Microsoft Reinvent the Classroom

Learn about a new technology range of PCs and software solutions for the education sector.  Join Gus Schmedlen,  VP of Education for HP and Lydia Smyers, Microsoft General Manager, Mobility and Windows Devices as they discuss the future of the classroom and the solutions that HP and Microsoft are making available. https://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/OEMTV/OEM1629/player Inspiring outcomes At … Continue reading HP and Microsoft Reinvent the Classroom

Breaking News: The IT Pro Career Center is LIVE!

“Evolve Your Career in Cloud Technologies” That’s the headline, and indeed the purpose of this new resource for IT Professionals! “The Microsoft IT Pro Career Center is a free online resource to help map your cloud career path. Learn what industry experts suggest for your cloud role and the skills to get you there. Follow … Continue reading Breaking News: The IT Pro Career Center is LIVE!

Breaking News: IT Pro Cloud Essentials–Free cloud, education, and support!

This is big news!  Today Microsoft is announcing a new subscription (but it’s free!) for IT Professionals.  The goal is to give IT Pros the tools they need to train, test, and eventually implement private and public cloud solutions. “Subscription?  Sounds like TechNet is back!” Well, yeah, in a sense it is.  It’s no secret … Continue reading Breaking News: IT Pro Cloud Essentials–Free cloud, education, and support!

A Future Look at Modern PCs

Join Marlowe Daily and I as we discuss what makes a modern PC, and peek into future hardware trends that are coming to market in the Windows device category. https://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/OEMTV/OEM1621/player [1:26] How do you define an “old” PC? [3:34] So then, what’s a “modern” PC? [16:00] Are there things happening in the hardware market today … Continue reading A Future Look at Modern PCs

On Demand: The TechNet Virtual Conference 2016

What a week!  As I write this, it’s Friday March 4, 2016.. and my head is still spinning from all the terrific information I was able to take in during the March 1-3 Microsoft TechNet Virtual Conference 2016.  Several hours and sessions each day were devoted to topics that IT professionals and IT organizations care … Continue reading On Demand: The TechNet Virtual Conference 2016

Windows Update for Business-More Info

Greetings! While my team and I have been busily traveling around delivering “Ignite Your Business” events, speaking to literally thousands of IT Professionals about the benefits of Windows 10 in their business, Microsoft has continued to roll-out new business-focused features; both in the device products and in the cloud.  One such newer feature now available … Continue reading Windows Update for Business-More Info

Coming in November, our “Ignite your Business” Tour!

Connect. Learn. Innovate.Whether you’re a Technical Decision Maker, IT Professional or Developer - Ignite Your Business is the event to attend.Learn why Windows 10 is the best platform for business. Connect with our valued partners at the showcase, engage with experts and get hands-on experience. Whether you build, manage or design, this is your opportunity … Continue reading Coming in November, our “Ignite your Business” Tour!

Video: Start Stop Restart and Delete VMs in Microsoft Azure with PowerShell

I recently recorded this video as a companion to the Azure Documentation page – “Deploy and manage virtual machines using Azure Resource Manager templates and PowerShell”, and specifically showing off the tasks: Start a Virtual Machine Stop a Virtual Machine Restart a Virtual Machine, and Delete a Virtual Machine I hope you find it useful! … Continue reading Video: Start Stop Restart and Delete VMs in Microsoft Azure with PowerShell