August 29, 2014
The coming months will be exiting…
#1 New job at Crayon
My focus area at Crayon will be Microsoft Hybrid Cloud Solutions to Hosting, Service Provider and Enterprise customers.
#2 TechEd Europe in Barcelona
Hope to see you there!
#3 Rumored public preview of the Threshold release (Windows 9)
Cant wait to get the news…
C’ya in the binary space
August 21, 2014
Only 10 weeks to TechEd Europe!
Today the first version of the Content Catalog is live showing a lot of session from a huge amount of speakers. More content like sessions and labs will be added in the weeks to come, so make sure to check it out regularly so that you don’t miss anything of the good stuff. J
Make sure you watch the now weekly TechEd Countdown shows to get information about the latest news in and around TechEd Europe.
Watch the latest episode is of the The One with the Content Catalog
Previous episodes are:
The Other One with Barcelona Dining Tips
The One with Dining Tips
If you haven’t registered yet, why not use the content catalog to boost your arguments 🙂
You will find the registration page and some help convincing your boss and much more by visiting the TechEd Europe website.
If you have any questions or comments about TechEd Europe you can post them in the TechEd Europe Forum or use Twitter or Facebook and reach out to:
Twitter handles for the people bbehing the Countdown Show:
August 15, 2014
Yesterday I posted a short article covering Windows Azure Pack video training resources. Today I will guide you to free hands on resources. 🙂
In case you dont know what Windows Azure Pac is the following text is taken from TechEd North America page on Channel 9
The Azure Pack is a collection of Microsoft Azure technologies available to Microsoft customers at no additional cost. Once installed in your datacenter, the Azure Pack integrates with Microsoft System Center and Windows Server to help provide a self-service portal for managing services such as websites, Virtual Machines, and Service Bus; a portal for administrators to manage resource clouds; scalable web hosting; and more.
Windows Azure Pack: Introducing Windows Azure Pack
Windows Azure Pack: Installation and Configuration
Windows Azure Pack: IaaS Management
Windows Azure Pack: Service Management Automation
Windows Azure Pack: Virtual Machine Roles
August 14, 2014
July 16–17, 2014 Microsoft had a Live training event called Windows Azure Pack: Infrastructure as a Service Jump Start ft a instructor team of Microsoft employees.
During two days you could learn how to use Windows Azure Pack to deliver Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) in your datacenter. The content is now available on Microsoft Cannel 9
Have you checked out the Ch9 App for Xbox 360? Pretty nice to be able to watch the content on your home entertainment system 🙂
Full course outline for the two days:
So join the Instructor Team for an exploration of Windows Azure Pack’s (WAP’s) infrastructure services (IaaS)
Windows Azure Pack builds on the power of Microsoft CloudOS brought to your local data center that enables you to deliver an enterprise-class, cost-effective solution for self-service, multitenant cloud infrastructure and application services based on Microsoft Azure, Windows Server and System Center technologies.
· Andrew Zeller | Microsoft Senior Technical Program Manager
· Symon Perriman | Microsoft Senior Technical Evangelist
· Joe Levy | Microsoft Program Manager
· Shriram Natarajan | Microsoft Program Manager
· John Ballard | Microsoft Principal Program Manager
· Vybava Ramadoss | Microsoft Program Manager
· Anshuman Nangia | Microsoft Program Manager
August 4, 2014
I saw a tweet from my good friend and TechEd Roundtable member Dieter Rauscher about a good app for Windows Phone.
I gave a quick search and found that the app I had in mind wasn’t there to be found. Anyway here is a link to the App so you can install it on your phone.
Once installed you have options to start a new blog at WordPress.com, add your blog hosted on WordPress.com or add your self-hosted wordpress blog.
I have blogged about creating a Azure hosted WordPress blog in 7 clicks if you would like to try that out.
When you have created your blog or added your existing one you get to the Actions page, from there you are given options to:
- Add a post
- View Stats
- Add a page
- Blog Settings
- View Admin
- View Site
Swiping to the sides takes you to Comments, Posts and Pages.
To add a new blog post tap the tile and start blogging from Windows Phone to your WordPress Blogg.