(Part 5) Open Source + Microsoft Azure - Deploying Linux Containers in the
Cloud with Docker and Azure
In part 5 of our “ Open Source + Azure ” series, Keith Mayer welcomes
Tatiana Lavrentieva to the show as they discuss how you can deploy Linux
Containers in the cloud using Docker and Microsoft Azure.
[ 2:32 ] What is Docker and how are organizations using Docker and Azure
[ 6:24 ] What are the main components of Docker? [ 10:00 ] Traditionally,
Docker tools run on Linux ... is there support for running Docker tools on
Windows as well?
[ 18:00 ] How does networking work with Docker... (read more)
What is the Largest Single Cost Category in Your IT Hardware Budget?
If you're like most of the enterprise customer organizations that were
surveyed when we were designing Windows Server 2012, your answer is probably
the same as theirs: STORAGE! For the organizations we surveyed, we found that
as much as 60% of their annual hardware budgets were allocated to expensive
hardware SAN solutions due to ever-increasing storage requirements.
Wouldn't it be nice to have some of that budget back for other IT
projects? YES! We agree too ... that's why the server team included "Storage
Windows Server 2012 can provide key advantages in one of the areas that is
near-and-dear to every VMware administrator's budget: Storage! In this
article, we'll explore the storage enhancements that Windows Server 2012
offers, and along the way, we'll see how it can help to "right-size" your
VMware storage costs so that you have more budget for strategic IT
Do I need to migrate to Hyper-V to benefit from Windows Server 2012?
Not necessarily. Sure, lots of IT Pros have migrated to Hyper-V in Windows
Server 2012 - or Hyper-V Server 2012, our FREE bare-metal enterpris... (more)
There’s been lots of buzz on the virtualization front over the past month
… In August, Microsoft announced the RTM version of Windows Server 2012
R2 and System Center 2012 R2, the latest major releases of the Windows Server
and System Center families. In addition, at VMworld this year, VMware
announced the latest edition of their vSphere hypervisor platform: VMware
IT Pros have been very interested in learning about the pros and
cons presented by each offering – particularly because the total cost of
Windows Server 2012 R2 + System Center 2012 R2 can be quite attr... (more)
Microsoft Learning partnered with the Microsoft Server and Tools team and
Developer and Platform Evangelism (DPE) to deliver the "Windows Server 2012
Jump Start: Preparing for the Datacenter Evolution" on June 20-21, 2012.
Thanks to an amazing product and a phenomenal team effort, this event
shattered two Jump Start records with 2,064 attendees from 103 different
countries and extremely positive event feedback!
We are excited to announce the release of the HD-quality video
recordings available on TechNet Videos now!
Special thanks and congratulations to the instructor team of Ric... (more)