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Microsoft raising exam prices

Just got the following email: New Prices for Microsoft Certifications Exams Effective July 1, 2011, the retail price of certain Microsoft Certification exams will increase.* This change reflects the significant value that our certifications provide to our customers and our continual investment in new and enhanced Microsoft Certifications and other program improvements. For more information … Continue reading

Windows Phone 7 at Mix 11

Microsoft’s MIX development conference has just finished and there have been a lot of great announcements for the future of Windows Phone 7. The next update is called “Mango” as has a whole host of updates: Internet Explorer 9 Mango will bring with it a new browser which will have the same rendering engine as … Continue reading

Hyper-V Server Backup

Hyper-V complicates the backup process on a Windows Server 2008 R2 server. The major issue is whether to backup the host server which runs Hyper-V or backup the VMs (virtual machines) individually. Both options have their own advantages and disadvantages. Hyper-V Host Server Backup If you elect to backup the Hyper-V host server, it is … Continue reading