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Windows Azure Service Bus Comes to Windows Server

As you have likely seen by now, every group at Microsoft that touches aspects of our datacenter solutions has been asked to optimize for our new Cloud OS strategy.  Specifically, this means delivering a common set of technologies across a variety of deployment platform.  This can be a customer’s datacenter, their hosting partner’s datacenter or...

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Announcing the Public Availability of Workflow Manager 1.0

Today is a great day in my organization as we’re able to publically announce the release of Workflow Manager 1.0, which is now available for download.  Workflow Manager 1.0 allows you to host and manage long-running Windows Workflow Foundation (WF) applications.  Workflow Manager was designed to meet the scale and multi-tenant needs of your modern...

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Important Changes to Forefront Product Roadmaps

Today, as a result of our effort to better align security and protection solutions with the workloads and applications they protect, Microsoft is announcing changes to the roadmaps of some of the security solutions made available under the Forefront brand. As part of this effort, the next release of Forefront Online Protection for Exchange, which...

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Windows Server 2012 is here — and so is the Cloud OS

Today’s launch of Windows Server 2012 puts a spotlight on the transformational shift underway across the entire IT ecosystem.  This transformation is being driven by an exponential growth of devices used for smarter, more personalized applications, which in turn create an explosion of data and the need for more computing power.  It is a world...

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We have our winners for the DidYouKnow2012.com “Did You Know about Windows Server 2012” Partner Contest

Microsoft Partners, Thank you for such strong engagement with the DidYouKnow2012.com Partner Contest (contest details here)!  We’d like to congratulate the following six partners on their wins: Day 1 Winners1.  Jean-Benoit Paux (France) 2.  Alex Melching (USA) 3.  Wojciech Kasjanowicz (Poland) Day 2 Winners1.  Rainer Jeschor (Germany) 2.  Capt Saurabh Ranjan (India) 3.  Nitin Bansal...

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Partner Contest: Question 3, Day 2 of “Did You Know” About Windows Server 2012

The “Did You Know” about Windows Server 2012 contest continues in celebration of www.DidYouKnow2012.com!  Here’s the third question of the day: Q3: Name two types of ROI that Windows Server 2012 provides beyond virtualization. A reminder on how the contest works: We’ll be posting three (3) questions related to Windows Server 2012 today (7/11), one...

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Partner Contest: Question 2, Day 2 of “Did You Know” About Windows Server 2012

The “Did You Know” about Windows Server 2012 contest continues in celebration of www.DidYouKnow2012.com!  Here’s the second question of the day: Q2:  Name a free tool Microsoft offers to help with Hyper-V deployment. A reminder on how the contest works: We’ll be posting three (3) questions related to Windows Server 2012 today (7/11), one per...

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