A new Microsoft Virtual Academy Jump Start it is on its way. This time on focus will be Windows Azure Pack. I would like to recommend to attend this Jump Start or at least watch it later when it is available later. Details: Continue reading “MVA Jump Start: Windows Azure Pack: Infrastructure as a Service”
Quick Look at Windows Azure Pack Management Pack
Windows Azure Pack MP for SCOM is quite easy to install and configure. Actually you just import it and it works without setting any accounts and etc. Continue reading “Quick Look at Windows Azure Pack Management Pack”
Infrastructure-as-a-Service Technical Guidance for Hosting Service Providers
Microsoft published a guide for Hosting Service Providers that use or will use System Center and Windows Server. The guide just gives an overview from which you will be able to get the big picture on where to start but it is useful for starters. Download this document from here.
Infrastructure-as-a-Service Product Line Architecture Fabric Architecture Guide and Management Architecture Guide
If you are working in one of those companies that are building IaaS there are two guides from Microsoft to help you with the basics. Check them out:
Windows Azure Virtual Machines and Virtual Networks by Mark Russinovich at TechEd North America 2012
Another great session by Mark at TechEd. In this session you can learn all bout the new IaaS capabilities of Windows Azure. Just watch the session and I promise you that this one hour won’t be wasted. The video is here.