Networking en Ensuring the best end user experience for your Microsoft workloads <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Ipswitch </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Wednesday, February 11, 2015 @ 2pm ET</p> <p>You architected well, deployed with care but unfortunately this does not mean your users are having a great experience as they access services from all over the globe. This event will look at how to maximize end-user satisfaction through the deployment of unified monitoring so if there is a problem you know about it before it affects your users. Attendees of this event will learn:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webcasts Networking Resources Sponsored Ipswitch Fri, 12 Dec 2014 23:08:00 +0000 126571 at Network Troubleshooting for IT Professionals - Available On Demand <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Presented by Alan Sugano | For IT professionals, unforeseen technical problems crop up every day. Your job, as the IT professional, is to get systems back up and running quickly. Alan provides real-world examples to help you develop a systematic method for tracking down and fixing problems quickly.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:11:00 +0000 115611 at Session 1: Troubleshooting Methodology <div class="node-body video-body"><p><strong>Running Time:</strong> 56 minutes | </p> <p>This session will focus on the troubleshooting basics. Alan will cover troubleshooting rules, problem isolation, how to search for a solution, tips for dealing with technical support, Google search tips, and Event Viewer review. The troubleshooting concepts in this first session will serve as the foundation for the next two sessions.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:38:00 +0000 123461 at Session 2: Network Troubleshooting Essentials <div class="node-body video-body"><p><strong>Running Time:</strong> 50 minutes | </p> <p>This session will cover troubleshooting of network building blocks such as TCP/IP, LANs, WANs, vLANs, cabling, firewalls, internet access, and VPNs. For each topic, Alan will cover best practices that he follows in his consulting practice. He will use real-world examples of troubleshooting scenarios to illustrate each topic.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:38:00 +0000 123471 at Session 3: Virtualization Troubleshooting <div class="node-body video-body"><p><strong>Running Time:</strong> 53 minutes | </p> <p>Most IT shops these days incorporate some level of virtualization into their environment. Improper Virtualization Infrastructure Configurations have their own set of troubleshooting challenges. This session will cover virtualization troubleshooting, including hardware configuration, ESXi, performance, SANs, clustering, sizing, and security. Alan will present best practices and real-world examples from his consulting practice.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:38:00 +0000 123481 at Taking the Mystery out of SDN <div class="node-body article-body">Interested in learning more about software-defined networking (SDN)? Swing by Channel 9 for a video module that can help you get started.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Private Cloud Rethink Your Datacenter System Center 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Azure Networking Networking software-defined networking System Center 2012 R2 Windows Azure Windows Server 2012 R2 Thu, 05 Jun 2014 13:18:00 +0000 106401 at SDN Aids Communication <div class="node-body article-body">SDN offers benefits for Lync by ensuring that VMs can be managed independently of the underlying network fabric. The Lync team also sees SDN benefits for unified communications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Rethink Your Datacenter Networking Lync software-defined networking Unified communications Fri, 23 May 2014 02:14:00 +0000 104901 at Surpass Simple Virtualization via SDN <div class="node-body article-body">Does your infrastructure support your applications, or is it the other way around? Networking should—but all too often, does not—focus on application and workload requirements. SDN changes this approach.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Rethink Your Datacenter Networking software-defined networking Tue, 13 May 2014 18:11:00 +0000 104831 at Using an Application-Centric Approach to Make the Most of Software-Defined Networking <div class="node-body article-body"><p>You might have read about software-defined networking (SDN) technologies, such as those found in Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V, which can provide a way for tighter integration between applications and the network. The goal of SDN is to have a network that is aware of and that adjusts to the needs of different applications, through software. SDN has the ability to deliver a network that is optimized for application workloads with varying communication needs.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hyper-V Rethink Your Datacenter Windows Server 2012 R2 Networking Apps Hyper-V software-defined networking Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:21:00 +0000 104771 at Software-defined networking solutions <div class="field-deck"> Network without limits for your datacenter without boundaries </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In order to transform your datacenter, you need to deliver your storage, compute, and networking resources as a shared, elastic resource pool. This datacenter-level abstraction is a critical part of Microsoft’s Cloud OS vision.....More.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:52:00 +0000 102491 at