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  • Podcasts // Dec 2008

    Best Practices for Sizing Server Workloads With Microsoft Hyper-V and Intel Xeon Processor Families

    Server virtualization has been widely used in the past to consolidate development and test server workloads, but recent advances in virtualization technologies now support effective virtualization of production server workloads as well. By using a structured approach, one can optimize performance and scalability for a variety of production server workloads....

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2008

    Rights Management Services in Windows Server 2008

    In this podcast, the speaker speaks about some of the elements of the Windows Server 2008 operating system that enable robust protection of documents and messages. Information Rights Management (IRM) is a growing concern for all sorts of organizations. In this podcast, the speaker outlines common IRM needs and scenarios....

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2008

    BenkoTips Live & on Demand: Practical Applications Using VSTO With John Wiese

    Since the introduction of Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for the Microsoft Office System (VSTO), developers are able to extend and expand the functionality of the most popular computer applications to build functionality their users need. This podcast talks about the power and productivity of VSTO - a Microsoft .NET smart...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2008

    How Windows Server 2008 Affects Your IT Infrastructure

    This podcast is about some of the technologies that make a real difference to IT professionals. the speaker covers many new features included in Windows Server 2008 that reduce the cost of ownership, and one take a close look at specific technologies that improve administration, data center, and branch office...

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2008

    Real-World DBA Improvements for SQL Server 2008

    In this podcast, speakers' talks about the real-world improvements made to the Microsoft SQL Server tools that can help one regain an hour or more out of the Database Administrator (DBA) day. This podcast will help to learn how these new features - such as Windows PowerShell for SQL Server,...

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  • Podcasts // Oct 2008

    Building SQL Server Reporting Services 2008 Large-Scale Solutions

    In this podcast, one learns about successful configuration and architecture principles to maximize the scalability of the enterprise Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services (SSRS) environment. The speaker of this podcast provides the details, based on real customer scenarios, on how to make the most of the SSRS 2008 environment.

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  • Podcasts // Sep 2008

    Exchange Online Application Capabilities

    Microsoft Exchange Online is the messaging component of the Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS) from Microsoft Online Services. In this podcast, speakers explore the application capabilities of Exchange Online, including steps for configuring and managing the service, such as adding custom domains, configuring for external relay, provisioning mailboxes, creating distribution...

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