Aidan Finn reviews his highlights in the last year of Azure infrastructure improvements. Please share your highlights too.
Microsoft has finally released the Azure Site Recovery Planner to help you understand, design, and size your disaster recovery solutions in Azure for on-premises VMware and Hyper-V deployments.
Microsoft and VMware are friends again with both companies agreeing to work together to bring VMware products to Microsoft’s cloud.
Aidan Finn shares what he thinks about the recent reaction by VMware to Microsoft’s news that they would be enabling customers to run VMware in Azure data centers.
VMware is upset with Microsoft over its new Azure service and will not provide support for the platform.
Microsoft announced several improvements to its cloud-based disaster recovery service, Azure Site Recovery at Ignite 2017.
Amazon has announced that VMware Cloud is now available on Amazon’s AWS platform. With this update, users of VMware’s Software-Designed Data Center (SDDC) can now take advantage of the scalability and security provided by AWS.
Replication is one of the fastest and most effective high availability technologies for protecting and quickly restoring VMs in the event of a site or system failure. Find out how virtual machine replicas enable you to minimize downtime.
VMware announced a complete refresh of its vRealize Suite with support for intelligent operations, hybrid cloud, automation and DevOps
Aidan Finn looks at some of the best practices for using the StorSimple 1200 virtual appliance.
Microsoft announced that Azure Backup Server (MABS) added support for ESXi 5.5 and 6.0 (with or without vCenter) with the recently released Update 1 for Azure Backup Server. Find out what this means for VMware users.
Learn Microsoft’s method for calculating the storage account requirements and replication bandwidth requirements for the DR-in-the-cloud solution, Azure Site Recovery (ASR), for VMware and Hyper-V.
Some interesting announcements during the last week informed us about Yammer getting better at compliance and a new Office 365 connector. I’m not so hot on the bots, though. In other news, MyAnalytics has an unexplained love for Internet Explorer and the topic of password trimming and the Office 365 maximum password length caused some confusion – at least for one administrator! And some news about an interesting Exchange 20th anniversary video and a VDI collaboration project between VMware and Microsoft for Skype for Business rounds out the week.