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Microsoft Crib Sheet: Get Started with Windows Containers and Docker

A few people have been asking about where to start with containers on Windows 10 and Windows server, and with deployment to Azure (thinking about ACS and ACIs). Before you even worry about how you host and deploy containers in Azure, it’s probably best to start with a quick 101 list of reading and video […]

Liquidware: App Layering and UEM Podcast – Episode 285

In Episode 285, I caught up with the CTO of Liquidware, Jason Mattox. There have been many changes in the application layering and user environment management (UEM) market in the last year. Liquidware remains the independent solution for Workspace Environment Management, including UEM, App Layering, and User Experience Monitoring. We spend most of this podcast […]

Microsoft Video: This Week on Windows: Remix 3D, Fable Fortune, Imagine Cup

This week’s highlights include a great new feature for, the launch of Fable Fortune in Game Preview on Windows 10, the Imagine Cup winners and more! For more details on this week’s news, check out the Windows blog: This video is from the fine folks at Microsoft.

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16257 for PC & Build 15237 for Mobile

Today we are excited to release Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16257 for PC to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring and also in Skip Ahead! We are also releasing Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 15237 to Insiders in the Fast ring. We won’t have a new Windows Server Insider Preview build for Windows […]

VMware: Getting up to speed with Micro-Segmentation

High-profile cyber attacks are frequently in the news these days, putting IT security at the forefront of everyone’s minds. The WannaCry and Petya ransomware assaults, in particular, hit major businesses across the world in nations as diverse as the US, Russia, India, Taiwan and Britain. The WannaCry extortion attack alone impacted more than 300,000 PCs […]

Microsoft Windows 10 Tip: How to use Surface Dial with Paint 3D

Did you know that, with the Windows 10 Creators Update, you can now use Surface Dial with Paint 3D? Whether you’re an artist, student or mobile professional, Surface Dial optimizes your digital workflow by bringing your most-used shortcuts and tools to your screen with simple presses and turns of the Dial. You can also use […]

Liquidware ProfileUnity and FlexApp – Role Based Access and Auditing Video

Overview of Liquidware ProfileUnity and FlexApp’s Role Based Access and Auditing. Enterprises with multiple Administrators and Multi-tenant environments will find Role Based Access very helpful in their daily management of User Environment Management and FlexApp Application Layering. Auditing is helpful to know which team members have made changes to configurations. These two powerful features are […]

Microsoft Video: Teacher Toney Jackson Brings Creativity to the Classroom with Windows 10

Toney Jackson teaches fourth grade like no one else by using drawing and rap to create unforgettable lessons. Combining poetry, rap, and illustration he encourages each of his students to be a performer. See how adding Inking in Windows 10 to the mix will change the way he teaches. Windows 10 PCs do more. Just […]

Microsoft Update 1707 for Configuration Manager Technical Preview Branch – Available Now!

Hello everyone! We are happy to let you know that update 1707 for the Technical Preview Branch of System Center Configuration Manager has been released. Technical Preview Branch releases give you an opportunity to try out new Configuration Manager features in a test environment before they are made generally available. This month’s new preview features […]

Microsoft Introduces the new Microsoft keyboard that brings Windows Hello to any Windows 10 PC

The Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID and Microsoft Modern Mouse are now available for sale for $129.99 and $49.99. We’re excited to introduce you to the Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID, a premium quality keyboard that brings the convenience and security of Windows Hello fingerprint sign-in to any PC running Windows 10, and […]

Microsoft Windows 10 Creators Update fully available for all Windows 10 customers

For the past several months, I’ve shared insights on our roll out approach for Windows 10 Creators Update (version 1703). We’re now moving from a targeted offering to full availability for all compatible devices running Windows 10 globally via Windows Update. Similarly, our commercial customers should feel confident to deploy this release broadly across their […]

Microsoft Video: This Week on Windows: Imagine Cup, Shark Week and More!

This week’s highlights include Imagine Cup, Shark Week, a new helpful tool for selecting a Windows 10 PC for you, and more. For more details, check out the Windows Blog: This video is from the fine folks at Microsoft.

Updates to the Windows as a Service Model – Microsoft Video

With Windows 10, there is a shift to delivering Windows as a Service. Catch up on the new way Microsoft builds, deploys and services Windows. Michael Niehaus, Director, Windows Commercial, defines the core components of the Windows as a Service model and recent updates Microsoft announced. He will also review the build release process and […]

Microsoft Hyper-V Virtual Machine Gallery and Networking Improvements

In January, we added Quick Create to Hyper-V manager in Windows 10.  Quick Create is a single-page wizard for fast, easy, virtual machine creation. Starting in the latest fast-track Windows Insider builds (16327+) we’re expanding on that idea in two ways.  Quick Create now includes: A virtual machine gallery with downloadable, pre-configured, virtual machines. A […]

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