On Monday, here at TechEd North America, Microsoft took the wraps off of some new technology that will be shipping when Windows 8.1 is released later this year. I had had a preview of this technology a few weeks ago and was happy to see it finally made public. At the time I told the people presenting about DSC that it was the most excited I’d been about a Microsoft systems management innovation…
Hi folks. Just a quick note about next week’s Microsoft TechEd North America conference in New Orleans. If you plan to be at the show and are looking for Group Policy sessions, you will be surprised, as I was, to learn that NO Group Policy sessions are being offered this year. I suspect it’s a sign of the times– Group Policy is old news, has nothing to do with the “Cloud” and is not SharePoint…
If you’re headed to MS TechEd next week in Orlando, SDM Software will be there in spirit. We won’t have a booth there, but I’m speaking on Monday at 3pm on “Best Practices for Group Policy Design”.
In addition, I’ll be hanging out in the booth of those great guys from Sweden–SpecOps Software–makers of SpecOps Deploy, Password Policy and a few other Group Policy-enabled products.