Speaker: Keith Mayer

(Part 1) Hybrid Cloud for Small Businesses

In this first video in a three part series on Hybrid Cloud, we will define what hybrid cloud is as well as thoroughly examine the value of hybrid cloud solutions over fully on premise or fully cloud based scenarios. This video will provide a highly detailed examination of how small business customers can take advantage […]

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Improve Speed and Reduce Overhead with Containers in Windows Server 2016

Learn about how containers work in Windows Server 2016 and how they can be used to increase speed, workload density and decrease server overhead to create a more efficient server environment.  Workload candidate and security options are also discussed to help you understand how containers may best fit in your server environment. Finally watch a […]

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Massive Performance Gains in Hyper V with Windows Server 2016

Watch this video to learn about the huge performance improvements made available with Hyper-V in Windows Server 2016. This video covers the specific performance enhancements, what kinds of new virtualization workloads this makes available for such as SQL, the ease of moving and clustered VM improvements.   [1:05]  What’s new in Hyper-V for Windows Server 2016? […]

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(Part 3) Windows Server 2016 Storage will Blow your Mind

The third in a three part series covering the amazing storage features found in Windows Server 2016. In this third video we will focus on the amazing capabilities provided by Storage Quality of Service features in Windows Server 2016. [1:39] Let’s talk about Storage Quality of Service in Windows Server 2016. What is it and […]

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(Part 2) Windows Server 2016 Storage will Blow your Mind

The second in a three part series covering the amazing storage features found in Windows Server 2016. In this second video we will focus on the amazing capabilities provided by Storage Replica features in Windows Server 2016. [1:10] What is Storage Replica? [2:24] What is Block Level Replication and why is this important vs. file […]

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(Part 1) Windows Server 2016 Storage will Blow your Mind

The first in a three part series covering the amazing storage features found in Windows Server 2016. In this first video we will focus on the amazing capabilities provided by Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) features in Windows Server 2016. [2:23] Let’s kick off our discussion about Storage with Storage Spaces Direct in Windows Server 2016. What […]

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What’s New in Windows Server 2016 Networking

What’s New in Windows Server 2016 Networking

The Azure inspired software defined networking stack that is built into Windows Server 2016 reduces the complexity and cost of network infrastructure. Not only that, you can now define your network infrastructure so that it is portable to your application requirements. What does this all mean exactly and what other new networking features does Windows […]

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Windows Server 2016 Security – What You Need to Know

Windows Server 2016 Security – What You Need to Know

Learn how Windows Server 2016 addresses the increasingly complex landscape of security with on prem, hybrid and cloud server scenarios that create the need for new security models and features. Windows Server 2016 delivers huge leaps ahead in security through specific features like Shielded VMs, Hyper V Containers, Nano Server, integrated Windows Defender, Log Analytic […]

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Windows Server 2016 Overview: Get the Goods on the New Server

Windows Server 2016 Overview: Get the Goods on the New Server

Watch this video to learn what Windows Server 2016 key features are providing breakthrough productivity, security and cloud readiness value for customers. Also get an overview on the differences between the editions and licensing options including how core licensing works.  [2:02] What are some of the new security features in Windows Server 2016? [6:42] And […]

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(Part 5) Microsoft Azure for Amazon AWS Cloud Professionals: Migrating to Azure

(Part 5) Microsoft Azure for Amazon AWS Cloud Professionals: Migrating to Azure

Concluding our Microsoft Azure for Amazon AWS Cloud Professionals series, Keith Mayer and Gerald Tiu shows us three ways to migrate to Microsoft Azure. [1:24] Do you have control over code deployment? If not, how do you go about migrating Linux workloads to Azure? [27:30] DEMO: Using Azure Site Recovery to migrate Windows VMs Additional […]

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(Part 4) Microsoft Azure for Amazon AWS Cloud Professionals: Virtual Networks, Scale Sets & Containers

(Part 4) Microsoft Azure for Amazon AWS Cloud Professionals: Virtual Networks, Scale Sets & Containers

In Part 4 of our Microsoft Azure for Amazon AWS Cloud Professionals series, Keith Mayer and Gerald Tiu discuss Virtual Machines, Scale Sets and Containers. [1:45] Let’s chat about the main compute continuum differences found between Azure and AWS   [19:30] DEMO: Virtual Machines+ Provision new Linux VM via portal+ Export Template+ Using Azure CLI to […]

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(Part 3) Microsoft Azure for Amazon AWS Cloud Professionals: Storage

(Part 3) Microsoft Azure for Amazon AWS Cloud Professionals: Storage

In Part 3 of our Microsoft Azure for Amazon AWS Cloud Professionals series, Keith Mayer and Gerald Tiu discuss the various storage options and features available in Microsoft Azure. [1:50] What’s the difference between Standard and Premium Storage? [17:20] DEMO: How to setup and manage an Azure Storage account Additional Resources Microsoft Azure and Amazon […]

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