Monthly archives: August, 2015

Ignoring Conversations in Outlook

Recently, I received an e-mail which was also sent to 10 other people about organizing a meeting.  In my usual timely fashion, I replied only to the sender that I was unable to attend.  And, as I’m sure many of you have experienced, I continued to receive emails regarding the invitation by the other people …

Upgrading to VMware vCenter 6

The new VMware 6 brings a host of new features, but comes with some caveats.  Users currently on ESXi 4.x hosts will not be able to join or be managed by vCenter 6.  Only ESXi 5.x and 6.x hosts are now supported.  In addition, ESXi 4.x hosts cannot upgrade directly to ESXi 6, you must …

Blocking Win 10 on the domain

Windows 10 is here and frankly it’s great.  You will, however, want to be careful to put some controls in place to stop the uncontrolled install of this new OS directly by end users.  Every firm has them, those users who really wish they were in IT and want to be on the bleeding edge …