Windows OS and Deployment Blog http://windowsitpro.com/blog/56994/feed en Prowess Updates SmartDeploy http://windowsitpro.com/blog/prowess-updates-smartdeploy <div class="node-body blog-body">SmartDeploy is a tool for, as the name implies, deploying Windows more easily</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/prowess-updates-smartdeploy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/prowess-updates-smartdeploy#comments Windows Server deployment products TechEd Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Fri, 03 Jun 2011 19:02:00 +0000 57097 at http://windowsitpro.com Prowess Updates SmartDeploy http://windowsitpro.com/blog/prowess-updates-smartdeploy <div class="node-body blog-body">SmartDeploy is a tool for, as the name implies, deploying Windows more easily</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/prowess-updates-smartdeploy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/prowess-updates-smartdeploy#comments Windows Server deployment products TechEd Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Fri, 03 Jun 2011 19:02:00 +0000 57097 at http://windowsitpro.com Odyssey Athena: Best of TechEd Interview http://windowsitpro.com/blog/odyssey-athena-best-teched-interview <div class="node-body blog-body">Athena provides device management for a wide variety of device types, integrated with System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM). SCCM has some ability to manage a limited selection of Exchange ActiveSync-compatible devices, but Athena's agent-based management greatly expands the selection.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/odyssey-athena-best-teched-interview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/odyssey-athena-best-teched-interview#comments Windows Server Events events Products Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Wed, 18 May 2011 16:32:11 +0000 57047 at http://windowsitpro.com Odyssey Athena: Best of TechEd Interview http://windowsitpro.com/blog/odyssey-athena-best-teched-interview <div class="node-body blog-body">Athena provides device management for a wide variety of device types, integrated with System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM). SCCM has some ability to manage a limited selection of Exchange ActiveSync-compatible devices, but Athena's agent-based management greatly expands the selection.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/odyssey-athena-best-teched-interview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/odyssey-athena-best-teched-interview#comments Windows Server Events events Products Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Wed, 18 May 2011 16:32:11 +0000 57047 at http://windowsitpro.com JOOB: Best of TechEd Finalist Interview http://windowsitpro.com/blog/joob-best-teched-finalist-interview <div class="node-body blog-body">JOOB is basically middleware that makes it easier for you to connect enterprise systems to devices. It sits between an enterprise system—think of, for example, a CRM application—and an app on a device.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/joob-best-teched-finalist-interview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/joob-best-teched-finalist-interview#comments Windows Server Events events Products Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Tue, 17 May 2011 16:04:04 +0000 57850 at http://windowsitpro.com JOOB: Best of TechEd Finalist Interview http://windowsitpro.com/blog/joob-best-teched-finalist-interview <div class="node-body blog-body">JOOB is basically middleware that makes it easier for you to connect enterprise systems to devices. It sits between an enterprise system—think of, for example, a CRM application—and an app on a device.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/joob-best-teched-finalist-interview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/joob-best-teched-finalist-interview#comments Windows Server Events events Products Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Tue, 17 May 2011 16:04:04 +0000 57850 at http://windowsitpro.com Small Business Server Essentials and Small Business Strategy at TechEd 2011 http://windowsitpro.com/blog/small-business-server-essentials-and-small-business-strategy-teched-2011 <div class="node-body blog-body">Michael Leworthy. senior product manager for Windows Server SMB, presented about Windows Small Business Server Essentials on Sunday at the TechEd Reviewers' Workshop. He focused mainly on Essentials, but the most interesting thing to me was this slide, summarizing what different versions of Windows Server offer small businesses</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/small-business-server-essentials-and-small-business-strategy-teched-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/small-business-server-essentials-and-small-business-strategy-teched-2011#comments Windows Server Server small business TechEd Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Mon, 16 May 2011 18:03:17 +0000 57692 at http://windowsitpro.com Small Business Server Essentials and Small Business Strategy at TechEd 2011 http://windowsitpro.com/blog/small-business-server-essentials-and-small-business-strategy-teched-2011 <div class="node-body blog-body">Michael Leworthy. senior product manager for Windows Server SMB, presented about Windows Small Business Server Essentials on Sunday at the TechEd Reviewers' Workshop. He focused mainly on Essentials, but the most interesting thing to me was this slide, summarizing what different versions of Windows Server offer small businesses</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/small-business-server-essentials-and-small-business-strategy-teched-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/small-business-server-essentials-and-small-business-strategy-teched-2011#comments Windows Server Server small business TechEd Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Mon, 16 May 2011 18:03:17 +0000 57692 at http://windowsitpro.com MultiPoint Server: 20 Computers on One http://windowsitpro.com/blog/multipoint-server-20-computers-one <div class="node-body blog-body">MultiPoint was RTM'd in February, but this is the first time I'd heard of it. The gist of it is that MultiPoint Server lets you run lots of physical machines—which is to say, sets of monitors, mice, and keyboards—from one server.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/multipoint-server-20-computers-one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/multipoint-server-20-computers-one#comments Windows Server Education MultiPoint Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Sun, 15 May 2011 19:01:23 +0000 57312 at http://windowsitpro.com MultiPoint Server: 20 Computers on One http://windowsitpro.com/blog/multipoint-server-20-computers-one <div class="node-body blog-body">MultiPoint was RTM'd in February, but this is the first time I'd heard of it. The gist of it is that MultiPoint Server lets you run lots of physical machines—which is to say, sets of monitors, mice, and keyboards—from one server.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/multipoint-server-20-computers-one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/multipoint-server-20-computers-one#comments Windows Server Education MultiPoint Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Sun, 15 May 2011 19:01:23 +0000 57312 at http://windowsitpro.com SCCM 2012 at TechEd http://windowsitpro.com/blog/sccm-2012-teched <div class="node-body blog-body">Jeroen van Eesteren presented on System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) 2012 Sunday morning at the Reviewers' Workshop at TechEd in Atlanta.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/sccm-2012-teched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/sccm-2012-teched#comments Windows Server System Center Systems Management Events events System Center Systems Management Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Sun, 15 May 2011 13:40:07 +0000 57117 at http://windowsitpro.com SCCM 2012 at TechEd http://windowsitpro.com/blog/sccm-2012-teched <div class="node-body blog-body">Jeroen van Eesteren presented on System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) 2012 Sunday morning at the Reviewers' Workshop at TechEd in Atlanta.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/sccm-2012-teched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/sccm-2012-teched#comments Windows Server System Center Systems Management Events events System Center Systems Management Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Sun, 15 May 2011 13:40:07 +0000 57117 at http://windowsitpro.com How Ubuntu Ditched Me and Why I Ditched Ubuntu http://windowsitpro.com/blog/how-ubuntu-ditched-me-and-why-i-ditched-ubuntu <div class="node-body blog-body">Ubuntu Linux is the most well-known Linux OS, and it's presented as the user-friendly, free alternative to Windows that doesn't need a powerhouse machine. It's the Linux that, they say, is supposed to provide a nice transition away from Windows and into the peace, love, and understanding of the Free Software world. Well no, Ubuntu. I'm done with you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/how-ubuntu-ditched-me-and-why-i-ditched-ubuntu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/how-ubuntu-ditched-me-and-why-i-ditched-ubuntu#comments Windows Server alternate OSs Linux netbooks Ubuntu Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Wed, 11 May 2011 14:20:00 +0000 57508 at http://windowsitpro.com How Ubuntu Ditched Me and Why I Ditched Ubuntu http://windowsitpro.com/blog/how-ubuntu-ditched-me-and-why-i-ditched-ubuntu <div class="node-body blog-body">Ubuntu Linux is the most well-known Linux OS, and it's presented as the user-friendly, free alternative to Windows that doesn't need a powerhouse machine. It's the Linux that, they say, is supposed to provide a nice transition away from Windows and into the peace, love, and understanding of the Free Software world. Well no, Ubuntu. I'm done with you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/how-ubuntu-ditched-me-and-why-i-ditched-ubuntu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/how-ubuntu-ditched-me-and-why-i-ditched-ubuntu#comments Windows Server alternate OSs Linux netbooks Ubuntu Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Wed, 11 May 2011 14:20:00 +0000 57508 at http://windowsitpro.com Playing in the Consumer Cloud: Amazon Cloud Player http://windowsitpro.com/blog/playing-consumer-cloud-amazon-cloud-player <div class="node-body blog-body">You could call that offsite backup, but marketing people hate anything that isn't expressed in buzzwords. So you get products named like the recently released Amazon Cloud Player. Cloud Player is actually a few different products—there's Cloud Player for Web and Cloud Player for Android, and both work from Amazon Cloud Drive (which has been around for a while). All the players and tools to use them are free, and your first 5GB of storage is free too.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/windows-os-and-deployment-blog">Windows OS and Deployment Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/playing-consumer-cloud-amazon-cloud-player" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/playing-consumer-cloud-amazon-cloud-player#comments Windows Server cloud products review Windows Server Windows OS and Deployment Blog Tue, 03 May 2011 13:21:00 +0000 57127 at http://windowsitpro.com