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An update to Azure AD Conditional Access for Office.com

Howdy folks, Today I’m writing to provide some background about a change in how conditional access policies will soon be enforced when users access Office.com. Notifications about this change have been sent out, but several of you have asked for additional details. What’s changed? On August 24th, a change will roll out that requires users...

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Check Out the New Citrix Service Template for XenDesktop 7.1

Just a couple years ago, Service Templates were introduced in Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 (SCVMM).  Service Templates represented a new way to enable complex, multi-VM services that could be quickly, easily, and accurately installed.  To get an idea of just how easy Service Templates can make things, check out this quick overview...

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SAP, HP and Microsoft Set New SAP World Record Using Hyper-V

Back in May, I discussed how technologies such as Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V, and System Center 2012 SP1, provide the most scalable, reliable, and feature-rich platform to run key, tier-1 workloads like SQL Server, SharePoint and Exchange, at the lowest cost. To help customers virtualize these workloads, we’ve recently published a number of best practice...

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ITC podcast, Episode 7: Better Together – MSFT Workloads & Platforms

In episode 7, I take some extra time to look at Wednesday’s “Better Together’ post in greater detail. In particular, we talk about the performance benefits of running Microsoft workloads (Exchange, SharePoint, etc.) on Microsoft platforms (Windows, Windows Server, Hyper-V, System Center, etc.), and how IT teams can combine these tools to maximize the speed,...

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