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In this episode, Dan is joined by Cameron Fuller, Daniele Grandini and Stanislav Zhelyazkov (AKA the Brains Trust) to discuss Azure Operational Insights, Microsoft's new cloud based Log Management, Capacity Planning, Change Tracking and Update ASsessment tool (among other things).

Join us as we give you an overview of this new service and discuss how it enhances and extends the capabilities of you on-prem SCOM environment.

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Direct download: Inside_Central_49_-_Azure_Operational_Insights.mp3
Category:Inside Central -- posted at: 9:22am AEST

In this epsiode, Dan and Pete discuss the recently announced and launched Windows 10 Technical Preview. What hasn't got a lot of media was that Microsoft also announced the Tech Preview for Server and System Center (which we also discuss in this epsiode).

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Direct download: Inside_Central_46_-_Technical_Previews.mp3
Category:Inside Central -- posted at: 6:28pm AEST

In this episode, Dan and Pete discuss (what little information there is about) the newly announced Micrsoft Unified Conference. They also start a journey into the seedy world of DevOps!

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Direct download: Inside_Central_45_-_DevOps__MS_Unified_Conference.mp3
Category:Inside Central -- posted at: 7:11pm AEST

Come friends and gathered around. Sit with me a listen to the Nostradamus-esque predictions on Mr Pete Zerger!

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Direct download: Inside_Central_44_-_The_Crystal_Ball_Edition.mp3
Category:Inside Central -- posted at: 7:45pm AEST

In this epsiode, Dan is again joined by MVP Paul Keely this time to discuss some of the gotchas and pitfalls when designing and implementing SCCM.

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Direct download: Inside_Central_42_-_SCCM_Notes_fromthe_Field.mp3
Category:Inside Central -- posted at: 4:49pm AEST

In this episode:
-Service Manager: Rise of the Phoenix
-Desktop-as-a-Service in Windows Azure
-Free Azure IaaS Training 

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Direct download: Inside_Central_41_-_DaaS_in_Azure_and_Rise_of_the_Pheonix.mp3
Category:Inside Central -- posted at: 10:47pm AEST

This epsiode is a must for any and all system admins. I know it's not as upbeat as some of our usual episodes but security and compliance is something that virtually everyone has to deal with.

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Direct download: Inside_Central_40_-_Security_and_Compliance_Manager.mp3
Category:Inside Central -- posted at: 5:22pm AEST

What better way to kickoff Inside Central for 2014 than sitting down with Paul Keely and chatting about his new edition of the SQL Guide for System Center 2014.

I won't bore you here as you have some reading to do. What are you waiting for, download the guide, run the bath, pour yourself a wine and enjoy some time with Paul ;)

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Direct download: Inside_Central_38_-_SQL_2012_and_System_Center_2012_R2.mp3
Category:Inside Central -- posted at: 10:51pm AEST