SBS 7 beta is running slightly behind schedule since it was originally due out by August. No word as to what the delay is, but Microsoft states its release will be before the end of September. Both Vail, and Aurora, Microsofts Windows Home Server release, and the hybrid-cloud small-business offering were released on schedule.
Microsoft to release Small Business Server 7 beta before October 2010
This paper examines the difficulties and pain points that organizations encounter as they seek to straddle the conflicting pressures of ever increasing email volumes on one hand, and the need for faster, more flexible accessibility on the other. It also explores what practices and policies are currently in use when it comes to archiving emails, and the ways in which businesses can improve practices in this crucial area.
There are, for example, options available which can bring email archiving up-to-date, with …
Intelligent N+X Redundancy, Placement Affinities, & Future Proofing in the Virtualized Data Center
Virtualization brought about the ability to simplify business continuity management in IT. Workload portability and data replication capabilities mean that physical infrastructure failures no longer need impact application services, and they can rapidly be recovered even in the event of complete site failure.
However, Enterprises and Service Providers face new challenges ensuring they have enough compute …