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What’s new with Microsoft cloud infrastructure and OSS for modern IT Pros   Recently updated !

It’s time to embrace cloud infrastructure, maximize your current resources and enhance datacenter flexibility to deploy new technologies.   Ready to learn more?Attend this free, full-day training session and discover first-hand how to integrate cloud solutions with your existing, on-premises datacenter – without sacrificing security, control, reliability and scalability. You’ll […]


Hyper-V for VMware Experts Part 2–Webcast

We are seeing a great deal of momentum for Hyper-V in a wide range of companies from small to large. Microsoft has made great progress in providing functionality and capabilities that make it a viable server virtualization alternative for all environments from test and development to mission-critical applications. This webcast […]


Create Bootable USB Thumb Drive Key with Windows 8 Media to Install Windows 8 Windows Server 2012 or Other Operating System–Step by Step

These procedures were written using Windows 8 Release Preview but will work with prior versions of Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7 and Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2.  There is a video walkthrough of this process at the bottom of this post. If […]


Windows Server 2012 Licensing and Pricing Demystified

In today’s episode of IT Time, Blain Barton welcomes newest Florida Microsoft Server MVP, Adnan Cartwright to the show as they discuss some frequently asked questions regarding Windows Server 2012 Licensing and Pricing. Tune in as they discuss the key differences between standard and datacenter editions, its key features, the […]


Windows 8 Install (or Server 2012) Using Dual Boot to Native Boot To VHD (Boot2VHD) – Video Walk-through of Installation Step-By-Step

Word Doc: Step-By-Step Guide  1) Download Windows 8 http://aka.ms/guruWin8   =>  Links to Microsoft download page (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/apps/br229516.aspx) OR Download Windows 2012 http://aka.ms/GetWin2012 2) Follow Step-By-Step Instructions to configure BIOS Configure BIOS Before Installing Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V 3) Press the <ENTER>to boot from DVD 4) Follow remaining steps in Video […]


Configure BIOS Before Installing Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V

Bios Requirements for Enabling Hyper-V. Short video to show exactly where you might find these settings. *X64 Server with Hardware Assisted Virtualization (Likely found under Configuration then “Virtualization” or “Processor” Intel: Intel VT AMD: AMD-V *Hardware enables Data Execution Prevention (Likely found under Configuration then “Security”) Intel: XD bit (Execute […]