Mar 26

A faster path to hybrid cloud with Azure Stack HCI

When Microsoft introduced Storage Spaces Direct with Windows Server 2016, I was really excited about Microsoft’s entry into hyper-converged infrastructure. No longer were IT administrators tied to purchasing expensive and proprietary SANs. They could now use industry-standard interconnects, x86 servers, and local drives. Microsoft promised simplicity, high... read more →
Mar 06

Post Show Recap NIC 2019

The first week of February, the XCES team took a flight to the Nordic Infrastructure Conference (NIC) at Oslo Spektrum. NIC has been organized since 2012. It is a conference dedicated to driving technical IT best practice across IT Professionals and IT-Decision Makers who want to learn from the best speakers... read more →
Nov 14
Oct 08

Microsoft Ignite 2018 Post Show Recap

What a great week for Team DataON and IT Heroes in Orlando for Microsoft Ignite 2018! This year’s event was exceptional. The convention center was more crowded. And there was an electricity in the air about the new enhancements and features coming in Windows Server... read more →
Sep 13

DataON at Microsoft Ignite 2018 – A Sneak Preview

It’s that time of the year again, when the temperatures start to cool, the leaves start to fall, football is back… and it’s time for MICROSOFT IGNITE 2018! The DataON team has been working hard to get ready for Microsoft Ignite 2018, and here’s a preview of what we’ll... read more →
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Jul 02

Experts Live Netherlands: Post-Show Recap

XCES and DataON was a gold sponsor at Experts Live Netherlands in June. Experts Live is the biggest Microsoft community event in BeNeLux, with over 1000 attendees. It held its inaugural event in 2009, and now hosts 7 international events, reaching over 5000 people. This event featured two keynotes... read more →
Jun 14

IT Hero Blog: Miss our Q2 webinar? Here’s the TL;DW!

Did you miss our quarterly webinar last week? Don’t worry, we’ve got the “too long; didn’t watch” (TL;DW), along with some helpful timestamps for all you busy SysAdmins out there. Daniel Lee of Microsoft kicked it off, talking about the new Windows Admin Center and DataON MUST Extension... read more →