Windows Server 2012 Deep Dive – Day 1

Today was the day 1 of Microsoft’s 2 day session on Windows Server 2012 called Windows Server 2012 Deep dive. The day started with a general summary by Dave Northey (@ieitpro), followed by (my favourite) session on storage, presented by Aidan Finn (@joe_elway). After lunch John Mc Cabe (@mccabej) ran through improvements in Server 2012 networking, and the day concluded … Continue reading

Windows Server 2012 first view

Microsoft has released the Release Candidate of its latest Windows Server operating system. If you wish to get your own taste, you can download it from Microsoft’s Technet site. For all the rest, here are my first impressions. Coming from a Windows Server 2008 (R2) background the new Metro style UI just doesn’t feel natural. Many time i found myself … Continue reading