Column for–New in Windows Server 1709 for virtualization

My fourth column for was just published (yesterday!), this time I cover what’s available in the first “Semi-Annual Channel” (SAC) version of Windows Server; 1709. The article focuses on containers, networking and virtualization. Read it here.

Enjoy! And thank you so much for your time and energy in reading my article.

Column for–Project Honolulu

My third column for was published a while ago but I forgot to blog about it here. In this article I look at the new web based management UI for Windows Server, with a focus on Hyper-V and hyper converged infrastructure. Read it here.

Enjoy! And thanks for reading.

I’m speaking at the SMB IT Pro conference on Office 365 Security

Here’s the resource page for my presentation at the Australian SMB IT Pro conference on the 27th and 28th of October 2017 in Brisbane. On the page you’ll find the PowerPoint deck, web links to all resources I mention in the presentation and videos with narration for the demo part of the session.

Find it here:

Migrating from the cloud for 4Sysops

There’s a trend today – my articles are being published online! I think today is the most I’ve ever had, three in one day.

Anyway, I’ve got an article up at 4sysops, this one deals with a project I did recently for a client, migrating them from Office 365 / Exchange Online back to an Exchange 2013 on-premises server. Read it here.

Enjoy! And thanks for reading Smile

Storage Spaces Direct in Windows Server 2016 for

Another article of mine is now also online at, where I look at Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) in Windows Server 2016. Honestly I wrote this one ages ago and then it was updated a few months ago and now it’s finally live. Read it here.

Enjoy and thanks for reading.