Aug 21

Configure Windows Server 2008 R2 Lab Environment Hands-On Guide

Configure Windows Server 2008 R2 Lab Environment Hands-On Guide Overview: In this session we will teach you how to setup a cleanly installed Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 machine to run Hyper-V.  We will create a new virtual machine and … Continue reading

Aug 20

TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. Systems Management & Private Cloud (Part 1)

TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. Systems Management & Private Cloud (Part 1)       ITProGuru Dan Stolts welcomes Sr. Product Marketing Manager Kenon Owens and Sr. Program Manager Stephen Baron as they discuss why systems management is such a concern … Continue reading

Aug 16

Windows Server 2012 Launches With The Cloud OS Signature Series Introducing Windows Server 2012 and Windows Azure

Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 Launch Event   The Cloud OS Signature Series: Introducing Windows Server 2012 and Windows Azure Don’t miss your chance to see Windows Server 2012 in action! We’ve seen hundreds of thousands of downloads of … Continue reading

Aug 03

Guru vs. Community Radio Coming Soon

In an upcoming episode of Guru vs. Radio we discuss how the local technology community is taking to the massive wave of new products coming from Microsoft.  Video should be available in September, please stay tuned! A HUGE Thank You to: … Continue reading

Jul 26

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 … Continue reading

Jul 13

Installing Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8 Step-By-Step

Video: 8 mins Step-By-Step Guide 1) Download Windows Server 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 DVD4) Follow remaining steps in Video Happy … Continue reading

Jul 11

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 … Continue reading

Jul 06

ITProGuru vs. Virtualization with Matt McSpirit on How Microsoft’s Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Stacks Up Against VMware

TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. Virtualization About This Video ITProGuru, Dan Stolts is back and in this episode he welcomes Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Matt McSpirit as they take a deep dive into how Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 … Continue reading

Jun 22

Free Technology Training from TechEd NA 2012 Available NOW

TechNet 2012 – North America has wrapped and what a great show it was.  I was able to attend but had to work so I did not get the opportunity to sit in on many sessions.  However, now I am … Continue reading

Jun 22

Announcing the Windows Server 2012 Community Roadshow

Not everyone who wants to learn in-depth about Windows Server 2012 can make it to TechEd. Therefore, in cooperation with our co-sponsors Dell and HP, we’re sponsoring the Windows Server 2012 Community Roadshow, a complimentary series of events held around … Continue reading

Jun 09

TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. “Cloud Expansion”–GuruTip Get Certified on Cloud! Learn more about MCSE Certifications for Cloud and Private Cloud

About This Video We’re kicking off a new series today and your host, ITProGuru, Dan Stolts and his guest Todd Cioffi from Navis Learning tackle the big elephant in the room that is cloud computing. Tune in as they discuss … Continue reading

Jun 04

Introducing Windows Server 2012 Free eBook from Microsoft Press PDF, EPUB and MOBI

From the Microsoft Press Blog… Free ebook: Introducing Windows I’m excited to announce the most recent free ebook offered by Microsoft Press. Introducing Windows Server 2012, by Mitch Tulloch, is now ready for free download! Please see the links below … Continue reading

May 31

Need to remove or disable browser add ons– in IE, Chrome, or Firefox Here is the easy step-by-step on how

I wanted to create a post on disabling browser add-ons but stumbled on a post by Robert Borges that is perfect. He has a great Step-By-Step post on how to disable add-ons in the most popular browsers (IE, Chrome, Firefox).  … Continue reading

May 31

Windows 8 Release Preview (RP) and Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate (RC) Available for Download

Today, Windows 8 Release Preview is available for download in 14 languages. See the Windows Team Blog for details… I am downloading it from TechNet Now   Windows 8 Release Preview Download Windows 8 Client Release Preview Download Windows 8 … Continue reading