Category Archives: General

Speaking at Experts Live 2015

Yesterday I got the message that I will be one of the speakers presenting at Experts Live 2015 in November. I am really happy that one of my sessions got accepted. The session will be about “What’s new in System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager?”. Have a look at the agenda! It is an awesome line up. -> http://www.expertslive.nl/programma/ Read more [...]

MCSD Azure Solutions Architect

Yesterday I successfully passed my last exam on the way to the Microsoft Certified Solution Developer Azure Solutions Architect. In comparison to the previous ones the 70-532 Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions was the hardest exam out of this three. It is targeting developer stuff and that made it really difficult for me. The other two exams are the 70-533 Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Read more [...]

Speaking at Microsoft Technical Summit 2015

After being a speaker at the first Microsoft Technical Summit in 2014, I’m invited once again to speak at the Microsoft Technical Summit 2015. The Technical Summit this year will take place in Darmstadt from 17th to 19th November. The first two days are the general conference days and on day three you can join different workshops, if you have signed up in advance. My session by the way will be Read more [...]

Using Veeam FastSCP for Microsoft Azure for on-premises workloads

This month Veeam released the RTM version of FastSCP for Microsoft Azure. -> http://www.veeam.com/blog/fastscp-microsoft-azure-available.html I really like the tool for my Microsoft Azure VM workloads. But you can use the tool also for your on-premises VM workloads. Just make sure you have enabled Windows Remote Management and the Port 5985 is open. You can easily test it with PowerShell and the Read more [...]

Speaking at System Center Universe Europe

In two weeks the SCU Europe takes place in Basel. I am happy that I have been chosen to present this year again at this top conference! My session will be right after the keynote on the first conference day about “Azure Site Recovery with VMware sites – Learnings from the field”. -> http://planning.systemcenteruniverse.ch/Planing/SessionDetail/123?DateId=0 If we have a look at the sessions, Read more [...]

MVP Award – System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management for the third time

Today I received the most important email in the year and I got the MVP award in the expertise area System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management for the third time in a row. I am totally happy and feel very honored! Ahead with Windows Server 2016, System Center 2016 and Microsoft Azure Stack it will be a very exciting award year! Furthermore I am looking forward to the MVP Global Summit in November Read more [...]

CeBIT 2015 – Slides and Videos online available

CeBIT 2015 is over and now the slides & videos are available online at Channel 9. If you are familiar with the German language then have a look and enjoy the videos. -> https://technet.microsoft.com/de-de/bb291022?it_product=cebit-2015&it_topic=aufbauen&f=255&MSPPError=-2147217396 -> http://channel9.msdn.com/Series/MSDN-und-TechNet-auf-der-CeBIT-2015 My sessions on this year’s Read more [...]

CeBIT 2015 – onstage at the Microsoft booth

From Monday 16.03.2015 till Friday 20.03.2014 I'm onstage at the Microsoft booth with some of my MVP colleagues. Here are my sessions. Date Time Topic 16.03.2015 09:30 Azure IaaS – What’s in for IT Pros? 17.03.2015 14:30 Windows Azure Pack – VM Role Gallery Items Advanced! 17.03.2015 16:30 Azure IaaS – What’s in for IT Pros? 18.03.2015 16:00 Azure IaaS – What’s in for IT Pros? 19.03.2015 13:00 Azure Read more [...]