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“Lunch Break” deleted scenes:  How to Fix Flat-lining Productivity & Why Azure Stays Competitive

“Lunch Break” deleted scenes: How to Fix Flat-lining Productivity & Why Azure Stays Competitive

Today Season 3 starts to wrap up with the first in a pair of outtakes episodes – it’s all the best stuff we couldn’t fit into the other shows, but it’s just too good to leave on the cutting room floor. In this episode, I talk with Jim Fowler, (CIO, General Electric), Paul Fipps (CIO & EVP, Under...

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Partnership Update:  Microsoft & Citrix

Ever since Microsoft and Citrix announced a significant reinvigoration to our long-standing partnership at Citrix Synergy in May, things have been very busy. At today’s Citrix Summit event, Scott Guthrie (the EVP of Microsoft’s Cloud + Enterprise organization and my boss) and Kirill Tatarinov (Citrix CEO and President) shared an update on the status of...

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The CTO of Azure Talks About Writing Novels & Why Cloud Adoption Keeps Accelerating

The CTO of Azure Talks About Writing Novels & Why Cloud Adoption Keeps Accelerating

After a great first half of our discussion before the holiday break, Mark Russinovich (CTO, Microsoft Azure) and I spend the second part of our drive talking about his successful side-career as a novelist, the amazing rate of public cloud adoption by enterprises over the last year, and we play the “Is This a Real...

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MyCloudIT for Desktop Hosting in Microsoft Azure Released to Azure Market Place

Hello everyone, this is Clark Nicholson from the Remote Desktop team. I am writing today to let you know that Microsoft Partner MyCloudIT has recently announced general availability of the MyCloudIT App Service on the Azure Market Place. The MyCloudIT App Service provides a simple but flexible web interface to automatically deploy and manage Remote...

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May updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of May 2015, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: We fixed an issue when publishing applications using path which showed a generic icon and now displays the proper application icon. Fixed issue when users are removed from Azure Active Directory prevents adding or removing users to same...

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April updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of April 2015, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: Deploy Azure RemoteApp collection to your Azure Virtual Network (with support for Express Route), read full blog post. Ability to use platform gallery image in a Hybrid deployment, read more Microsoft Platform images and Azure RDSH gallery image...

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How to get support for Azure RemoteApp

With the release of Azure RemoteApp to General Availability in December of 2014 we have seen strong increase in the number of customers using Azure RemoteApp.  One of the questions we are receiving is how do users of Azure RemoteApp get support.  Azure services including Azure RemoteApp are covered under the general Azure support model,...

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Microsoft Azure Desktop Hosting: RemoteApp and Remote Desktop Session Host Farm Deployment Guides

Hello everyone, this is Clark Nicholson from the Remote Desktop team. We have just published additional guidance to extend a basic Remote Desktop Services (RDS) deployment in Azure virtual machines. The RemoteApp Programs Deployment document provides steps to create a RemoteApp collection. This allows users to access Windows applications that are running in Azure virtual...

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