ReadTip: BranchCache Design Guide

Source: Microsoft This design guide provides information about BranchCache in both distributed cache mode and hosted cache mode that assists you in determining the best way to deploy BranchCache on your network. The Guide can be downloaded from here Related content: Windows7 BranchCache test results Playing with BranchCache BranchCache Deployment Guide for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7

Windows 7 IT Pro Guides

Microsoft has published Windows 7 IT Pro Guides. These documents include: 1) A What’s New in Windows 7 Guide, covering many new and changed Windows 7 features of interest to IT professionals, including DirectAccess, BranchCache and other networking technologies, VHD boot and other deployment technologies, and AppLocker, Biometrics, and other security technologies, and 2) A Windows 7 Manageability Overview Guide, covering the manageability improvements that can reduce total cost of ownership by helping to increase Read More …

Reading TechNet Magazine offline

staying up to date is key when working in IT. As mentioned in an earlier post, i spend nearly 2 hours a day traveling to work and back home. Today i just noticed that TechNet Magazine is also made available as a HTML help file, so looks like i have another source for reading now. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/cc135917.aspx Unfortunately the articles aren’t consolidated in one file, but every months issue is made available in a separate download. Read More …