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Microsoft 365 Explained In Three Pictures

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A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft announced with a new service bundle called Microsoft 365.   Until recently there was some confusion as to what  actual products and features was included in it.. I found this great explanation by Aaron Dinnage which explains many details in his blog post: Unpacking Microsoft 365 Here is my […]

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Walter Mossberg Retires on Charlie Rose

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Walter Mossberg ,  THE GO-TO technology columnist for many years, is retiring.      He announced his retirement  in early June 2017 and Charlie Rose interviewed him not only on his life as a journalist but they got to talk about the future.  Excellent conversation.   A truly accomplished and down-to-earth person.      Impeccable journey, […]

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Windows 10 v1507 – End of Life

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Now it becomes real! When Discussing the continuous update model of Windows as a Service, one of the first questions that comes out is: What would be the impact of not keeping up with Windows-as-a-Services updates? Although it has been stated by Microsoft a number of time, we now have a clear written statement from […]

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Mastering Chaos – A Netflix Guide to Microservices

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What a great presentation by Josh Evans  I just found on YouTube.  He talks about the chaotic and vibrant world of microservices at Netflix. Although it was recorded in June 2016 it has a lot of excellent insights very current today. Great insight into the future (today) Microservice architecture is the future of development. No […]

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Four Questions for the Future

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Disclaimer:   I  work for Dell EMC – #Iwork4Dell This presentation by Kevin Kelly  on Dell EMC World is excellent – Glad they brought him in.  Lots of great food for thinking. He covered 4 of the 12 questions he asks in his book: “The Inevitable, Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future.” […]

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21st Century Renaissance Time

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For a while now I have been following the major accomplishments and progress in the fields of Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and general computing power.    From a pure technology point of view, we live in absolutely amazing times, but on the other side, the social implications and changes just around the corner are truly mind-blowing. […]

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Tech Summit 2017: Windows 10 Deployment Whats New Video

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If you have not seen the latest Microsoft Tech Summit video from Michael Niehaus you are missing a lot ! Enhance Windows 10 deployment: What’s new with Windows 10 deployment? It is a wealth of information on current releases but also lots of insights as well!  Aside from answering audience calls, he talked about a […]

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Application Compatibility Testing with Windows 10 and Windows-as-a-Service

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Summary:  Microsoft’s Windows 10 new delivery and update cycles will drive significant change in the current enterprise application compatibility testing and verification operational processes.   These processes will need to be done on an ongoing basis as opposed to being done prior to large OS migration projects. Enterprises will need to quickly adjust to this new […]

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In-Place UEFI Conversion coming Window 10

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Looks like the next version of Windows 10, dubbed  Creator Update – will include a Legacy BIOS to UEIF in-place migration tool.  This is very good news for enterprises out there, as it was a difficult hurdle to overcome.    The Creators Update will also include a feature to help organizations that are replacing Windows […]

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Microsoft Ignite 2016 – Win10 / EMS Sessions

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  I have extracted a list of the Windows 10 / EMS and related sessions with links to the respective videos  online. Once again – THANK YOU Microsoft for publishing these to the folks that could not make t it the Microsoft Ignite 2016 (Atlanta) conference. If you have one that I may have missed, please […]

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