Session Highlight: ‘Hybrid BI with the Power BI Gateway’

Howdy – it’s Aidan Finn, the Technical Sales Lead at MicroWarehouse blogging again. MicroWarehouse ran an event a few years ago in City West and our last session was by MVP Bob Duffy and Carmel Gunn. If you attended their session then there’s no way that you can forget it – they used publicly available…

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Session Highlight: ‘Azure Blueprint’ for Best Practice Governance in 60 minutes

Howdy – it’s Aidan Finn, the Technical Sales Lead at MicroWarehouse here. Imagine you have set up a company with one, several, or many Azure subscriptions. Developers, testers, and line-of-business app admins all have delegated rights, either at the tenant, subscription, resource group, or resource levels. But rights to do what exactly? Can they do…

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Session Highlight – Flying Into The Future With Windows Autopilot

Hi folks, Aidan Finn once again from MicroWarehouse. Windows 10 has forever changed how we work with devices. Never before have we had a Windows OS that was built so completely to allow out-of-the-box customisation and resets. How many hours do you think you, your customers’/employer’s users have lost while waiting on a new device…

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Session Highlight – All-In with Azure Monitoring

Hi all – Aidan Finn from MicroWarehouse here. Imagine this: You have deployed a critical application in the cloud, but something isn’t right. Every time a paying customer does some transaction, the system grinds to a halt. You want to figure out what went wrong, and to know when things aren’t behaving correctly … before…

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Session Highlight – Follow me to Honolulu – Windows Admin Center is here

It’s Aidan Finn writing here once again! Did you ever feel that the Windows Server admin tools were a bit outdated? Did Hyper-V Manager seem a bit … ugh? Has the lack of a Storage Spaces UI put you off software-defined storage? That’s because the underlying engine for the Remote Server Administration Toolkit (RSAT –…

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Session Highlight – Cloud Architecture Recipes for the Enterprise

Hi folks, Aidan Finn from MicroWarehouse here! Like most IT pros, I first approached the bits of Azure that I was familiar with: storage, networking, and virtual machines. In other words, I worked with Infrastructure-as-a-Service or IaaS. IaaS is great because it’s familiar and makes it easy to migrate existing or legacy workloads to the…

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Session Highlight – RDS on Azure or RDmi, Here’s What You Need to Know!

Hi folks, Aidan Finn here. One of the most interesting announcements at Microsoft Ignite 2017 was Remote Desktop Modern Infrastructure, or RDmi. This session will focus on that topic. I’ve worked with RDS on and off and similar since I first encountered Citrix WinFrame, based on Windows NT 3.51 Server, in the mid-1990s. It was…

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