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Auto-Deploy Container Images as Azure Container Instances (ACI)

Containers are pretty new in the Microsoft world, but are quickly getting traction. Microsoft Azure offers lots of container-related services such as Azure Container Instances (ACI), Azure Container Service (ACS), Azure Kubernetes Services (AKS) or Azure Container Registry (ACR). I … Continue reading

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Speaker @ Microsoft TechNet Event, March 11 2015

On March 11 2015, I will present two sessions during a Microsoft TechNet in Wallisellen/Switzerland. Together with my fellow itnetx colleagues Markus Erlacher and Martin Wüthrich we will introduce the audience to (parts of) the Windows Server and System Center … Continue reading

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Speaker @ System Center Universe (SCU) APAC 2015

This year I have a chance to present at System Center Universe APAC in Singapore – as far as I remember this is the first time I present in Asia More than 20 speakers that you might know from the … Continue reading

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PDT – Install System Center in 1 (one) hour

If you are a Microsoft System Center enthusiast like me, then you are faced with the challenge to install all those products over and over again. Well, when using the PowerShell Deployment Toolkit this gets a bit easier because it … Continue reading

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News in SCSM12 (Beta) #4 – Enable Self Service for Service Requests

In my last blog post I talked about automating Service Requests with Service Manager 2012, and I also promised to show how to allow end users and other consumers to directly create new Service Requests from a Web Portal. This … Continue reading

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News in SCSM12 (Beta) #3 – Automation of Service Requests

In my last blog post I talked about the new Service Request Work Item type and how to use them. Service Requests are great, but it would be even cooler to automate the IT processes behind it. This is possible when … Continue reading

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SCO (System Center Orchestrator) 2012 Beta 1 – Overview

The next Release of Service Manager (SCSM 2012) will be available around end 2011. To drive automation to the next level, SCSM 2012 will contain a connector to System Center Orchestrator 2012 (today known as “Microsoft Opalis”) that allows us … Continue reading

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