Monthly Archives: January 2016

Next-generation storage for the software-defined datacenter

/ January 25, 2016/ Web Hosting

Next-generation storage for the software-defined datacenter This is a post from Siddhartha Roy, Group PM Manager, High Availability and Storage and Paul Luber, Group PM Manager, Storage and File Systems Storage is a foundational component of the datacenter fabric and is an intrinsic part of Microsoft’s software-defined datacenter solution.  Our storage investments are centered on bringing value to customers in

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Microsoft Mechanics to bring you the latest on new server options

/ January 25, 2016/ Web Hosting

Microsoft Mechanics to bring you the latest on new server options As technologists, it can be hard to keep up whether it’s to do with understanding new server options or the growing ubiquity of technology approaches for resource management and automation. Beyond the news and our blog announcements, it makes sense that you may want to see the technology for

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Unveiling The Microsoft Cloud Platform System, powered by Dell

/ January 25, 2016/ Web Hosting

Unveiling The Microsoft Cloud Platform System, powered by Dell Yes!!! At last we can talk about what we have been working on for close to 18 months – “San Diego” – that was the code name for what is now “Microsoft Cloud Platform System” (CPS), which was announced earlier today by Scott Guthrie. These 18 months have been a journey

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Microsoft Loves Linux

/ January 25, 2016/ Web Hosting

Microsoft Loves Linux In a press and analyst briefing a few months back, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella put up a slide proclaiming “Microsoft ♥ Linux”.  Wow!  What a great slide and what a change for Microsoft!  The trade press picked up on this slide in a major way, with a number of articles echoing this new approach to Linux and

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August updates for Windows Server 2012 R2

/ January 25, 2016/ Web Hosting

August updates for Windows Server 2012 R2 In today’s Windows Experience blog, we communicated our intent to deliver regular improvements to Windows in order to address feedback quickly while continuing to bring you an enterprise-class platform.  We also provided a heads up that the next update for Windows happens on August 12.  On August 12, we will also release an update

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What’s new in Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 2

/ January 25, 2016/ Web Hosting

What’s new in Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 2 Earlier today we announced the release of Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 2. We hope that in the coming weeks, you’ll take the time to try the preview and experience the new features first-hand. But to give you a snapshot of the technology innovation being delivered, we have compiled a favorites

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