There are loads of documented changes and improvements to the RemoteFX technology stack in Windows 8 Server, so of course I’m keen to try it out.
I’ve now got my hands on three Dell Optiplex 990 systems, each with 12GB RAM and a Radeon HD5450 GPU. Not cutting-edge perhaps, but fine for testing basic functionality.
OK…I have a teensy confession to make. The title of this blog post is a little misleading because at this point in time you can’t install the SCVMM Console on a non-domain-joined workstation. Domain membership is checked before the installer runs, and so far there’s no way to bypass this.
In general, an SCVMM system [...]
Because I now do so much work from my home office, I needed to ramp up my capacity for running up test servers and labs. I have a couple of test machines, but when you’re running up environments which need a few servers to support them (SCCM testing, for example), single machines don’t really cut [...]