Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 8.5 is available for download. This useful tool is on fast release cycle and in this version offer the following features:
- Newly designed user interface
- Lync 2013, SharePoint 2013, and Exchange 2013 Usage Tracking Support
- Enhanced Virtual Machine discovery
- Windows Volume Licensing scenario helps to Identify license status of computers running Windows Vista SP1 and newer
You can download it from this link.
Another course from MVA. This time is about using Solution Accelerators tools for Windows Server 2012:
Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 7.0 Module
Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Update 1 Module
Microsoft Security Compliance Manager 3.0 Module
This is Session 2 focusing on MAP toolkit. Presenter is Martin Becheen. Session is Level 100. Click and watch.
In order to turn you Datacenter into a Private Cloud you have to start from somewhere. Microsoft offers free tool called Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP). This tool will analyze you current environment and will propose you with solutions what can be virtualized. Also can give you rough Return of Investment (ROI) report. This videos is Module 1 Session 1 of Microsoft Solution Accelerators for the Datacenter and Private Cloud. Presenter is Lisha He – Senior Development Engineer.Click and watch.