Cortado Workplace

This is the first time I’ve ever tried a product from Cortado, so this is new for me as well. Cortado Workplace is cloud-storage solution like Dropbox, SkyDrive & Google Drive etc. You can register for a free account on http://www.cortado.com/euen/EN/Products/CortadoWorkplace/PCMac.aspx and get 2GB free storage. For PC and Mac Read more…

Office 365 preview

For a couple of days ago, Microsoft released a new preview of the office 365 family,http://www.microsoft.com/office/preview/en/try-more-products This release includes the new versions (2013 release) of SharePoint, Exchange & Lync (Which all of these was released for a few days ago as well) as well as Office 2013 Preview.Office 2013 release Read more…

Windows Azure in your own datacenter

Wow, a lot is happening around Microsoft these days. And just recently Microsoft released the Service Management Portal and API for Windows Azure free for download for hosting providers. http://www.microsoft.com/hosting/en/us/services.aspx Quick start guide –> http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9813519 Detailed step-by-step –> http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9813518 I have taken a quick walkthrough of the web part. Requirements: Read more…

Citrix Receiver on Linux (Ubuntu)

Quick post of how-to get Citrix Receiver up and running on a Ubuntu 11.04 the installation is the same for 12.04.First of go to Citrix Receiver download site and choose Linux on the “For desktops”http://www.citrix.com/English/ss/downloads/details.asp?downloadId=2323812&productId=1689163 From here you choose the .deb file. (This is part of the debian software package Read more…

Forefront TMG

Since I wrote previously about Lync 2010 and I stated there that you need Forefront TMG to use as an reverse proxy for Lync components. (You can also use other HLB products such BIG-IP or Netscaler but remember that they don’t have the security capabilities that TMG has, but then Read more…