Microsoft Operations Management Suite

Microsoft launched their exciting cloud-based monitoring and automation product – the Operations Management Suite (OMS) at Ignite last year.The Operations Management Suite extends the capabilities of Microsoft System Center and Azure to provide a complete management experience across any datacenter or cloud. What can OMS do for the Enterprise? OMS provides organisations with a broad ...

Pets Vs. Cattle Workloads in the Cloud

Recently I heard the analogy “Pets Vs. Cattle” and it was used to explain that the future of IT workloads in the cloud, with organisations running 100s or 1,000s of servers … Wait… What? Didn’t we just go through the process of centralising and consolidating our IT environments? Why would I want to run 100s or 1,000s ...

What’s new in Office 365

With Office 365’s rapid update cycle, it’s often a challenge to keep abreast of changes to each technology. Here’s my take on the coolest and most important new features in Office 365 released in June and July of this year, as well as a few notable features that are coming soon. Here now: Office 365 ...

Azure Active Directory support in Windows 10

Microsoft are introducing Azure Active Directory (AAD) support in Windows 10 to “bring the cloud to enterprise desktops”. AAD support provides a number of benefits, including: – Self-provisioning and MDM auto enrolment of corporate devices – Single sign-on to company resources such as Office 365 and SharePoint – Support for modern devices that cannot be ...