Application Virtualization And All Things Enterprise IT.
On February 25th the Calgary IT Pro, Calgary Systems Management User Group and the Calgary Virtualization user group are getting together for the Cloud OS MVP Roadshow event in Calgary. There will be lunch, refreshments and an Xbox One giveaway. Below is an overview...read more
Over the summer Nicke Kallen and myself put on a presentation called the Application Packaging Smackdown in Chicago for Briforum 2013. Our goal was to help people understand some of the tooling available for packagers when making both traditional and virtual...read more
I’ve been a skeptic about cloud and mostly writing it off as a fad but once in a while you see where different types of cloud infrastructure can come together to form a beautiful solution that empowers the end user. Keep in mind that Office 365 is more than just...read more
Worried about consumerization or employee owned devices? Maybe you are looking to empower users with more flexible work styles or cope with the demands of integrating contractors into your organization. Microsoft, Calgary Systems Management User Group and the Calgary...read more
It is not often I get a chance to break from the usual pace of consulting to take the time to share some of my knowledge through the classroom. I thought it would be worthwhile to do some shameless self-promotion and mention a few course dates coming up where I’ll be...read more
This meeting we will explore some of the solutions from Atea that integrate into System Center to optimize operations in a typical enterprise IT environment. We will be exploring thier new take on software asset management using an Azure based solution that can easily...read more
If you are using the primary user attribute to define some of your software installations in CM2012 it can be useful to audit the deployed devices in your environment to help troubleshoot issues with application deployment. I use primary user to help define software...read more
Last year in London I did a presentation on advanced sequencing scenarios with App-V. Basically I broke the session into using application compatibility shims, device drivers and finally how to use Procmon with App-V to do some basic troubleshooting. The presentation...read more
This year at Briforum Chicago 2013 Nicke Kallen and myself were selected to deliver a presentation titled Application Packaging Smackdown. What we attempted to do is bring some sort of clarity as to the tooling options that are available to packagers since much has...read more
Generally when deploying App-V 4.x packages with CM 2012 the publishing is one thing you don't worry about because the information harvested from the package is often sufficient. The problem is that I've found one instance where this can be broken, for example I have...read more
Enterprise IT Management and Automation
Kevin Kaminski shares the latest trends in Enterprise Management. Check here for the latest in Microsoft Systems Center Configuration Manager and Operations Manager.