Michael Otey

Michael
Otey

Michael Otey, senior contributing editor for Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Pro, is president of TECA, a software-development and consulting company in Portland, Oregon. Michael has covered the topic of virtualization extensively for Windows IT Pro, having written several features articles showing how to take advantage of virtualization in the enterprise as well as reviewing all of the major virtualization products. He also previously served as technical director for Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Pro. Email him at mikeo@teca.com
Follow Michael on Google+ and Twitter.

Articles
Tip: Setting up Hyper-V Storage Quality of Service
See how to use one of Hyper-V's best kept secrets -- storage QoS
Tip: How to Transfer Files to Azure VMs 1
See how to transfer files to Azure VMs
Inside the Windows 10 January Technical Preview 2 4
See the new features in Windows 10 Technical Preview 2 (Build 9926)
How do I see if a VM is Generation 1 or Generation2?
Use PowerShell to find your VM Generation type
Using PowerShell to find your operating system (OS) and service pack (SP) level 2
See how to retrieve your OS and SP level using PowerShell
Recap of 2014: The Top Ten Biggest Events of the Year in Technology
The Biggest Events of the Year in Technology for 2014
Get the Latest Updates for Windows 10 Tech Preview Now
See how to get the latest updates for Windows 10 Tech Preview.
Windows 10 Tech Preview Enterprise Features
Top Ten enterprise features in Windows 10
Outlook’s POP E-mail Occasionally Can’t Send 1
There have been times when I’ve been traveling and I’ve been unable to send email to the POP email account that I have in Outlook 2010. Fixing the problem is easy as changing the port settings.
Product Review: Citrix XenClient Enterprise 5.1 1
XenClient Enterprise 5.1 Extends Corporate Mobility
Windows IT Pro Tip: Showing All Files and Folders in Windows Server 2008 / R2
See how to show all of the files and folders in Windows Server 2008 / R2
NetApp Provides Multi-Cloud Private Storage
At the 2014 Microsoft World Partner Conference (WPC) in Washington D.C., NetApp announced their new private storage solution for multiple clouds. The new storage solution uses ONTAP storage physically located at data centers to create secure, high speed connections to Azure and Amazon.
Product Review: HP StoreEasy 5530
The HP StoreEasy 5530 provides plug-and-play highly available NAS & iSCSI storage
Product Review: HP RDX USB 3.0 Removable Disk Backup System
HP’s new RDX USB 3.0 is designed to provide fast and reliable backups for SMBs and remote offices where there might not be any technical IT resources.
Microsoft Azure Site Recovery Preview Provides Cloud-based DR
Microsoft releases Azure Site Recovery Preview
John Savill's Hyper-V Master Class

Join John Savill for 12 hours of comprehensive Hyper-V training. This master-level online training course will explore all the key aspects of a Hyper-V based virtualization environment covering both current capabilities in Windows Server 2012 R2 and looking at the future with Windows Server vNext.

 

Invest a few hours each week and become the #1 Hyper-V expert in your organization.

 

Sessions meet Thursdays, April 16th through May 7th

 

 

Reserve your space by April 6th for a chance to win one of five copies of John's book Mastering Hyper-V 2012 R2 with System Center and Azure!

Windows Forums

The Windows IT Pro forums are moving to myITforum.com! Get answers to questions, share tips, and engage with the IT professional community.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×