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What’s New in R2 – The Executive Interviews

Brad Andersion - Sr. VP - Microsoft CorporationA couple of months ago I had the privilege to interview Brad Anderson.  Brad is a Sr. VP at Microsoft, responsible for the System Center and Windows Server product lines.  So…

“So this guy knows what he’s talking about?”

Exactly.  As a companion to his blog - In the Cloud – we recorded these three interviews around his nine-part “What’s New in R2” blog series.  So for today’s article in our current “Why Windows Server 2012 R2” series, I thought I’d give you another opportunity to hear what Brad has to say.  Here are the videos, and I’ll include the links to his blog series posts below as well.  Enjoy!

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TechNet Radio: (Part 1) - What’s New in 2012 R2 - Empowering People-Centric IT

TechNet Radio: (Part 2) What’s New in 2012 R2 – Transforming the Datacenter

TechNet Radio: (Part 3) What’s New in 2012 R2: Enabling Modern Business Applications

Brad Anderson’s “What’s New in 2012 R2” Series

  1. What’s New in 2012 R2: Beginning and Ending with Customer-specific Scenarios
  2. What’s New in 2012 R2: Making Device Users Productive and Protecting Corporate Information
  3. What’s New in 2012 R2: People-centric IT in Action - End-to-end Scenarios Across Products
  4. What’s New in 2012 R2: Enabling Open Source Software
  5. What’s New in 2012 R2: IaaS Innovations
  6. What’s New in 2012 R2: Service Provider & Tenant IaaS Experience
  7. What’s New in 2012 R2: Identity Management for Hybrid IT
  8. What’s New in 2012 R2: Hybrid Networking
  9. What’s New in 2012 R2: Cloud-integrated Disaster Recovery
  10. What’s New in 2012 R2: Enabling Modern Apps with the Windows Azure Pack
  11. What’s New in 2012 R2: PaaS for the Modern Web

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