Entries:
Comments:
Posts:

Loading User Information from Channel 9

Something went wrong getting user information from Channel 9

Latest Achievement:

Loading User Information from MSDN

Something went wrong getting user information from MSDN

Visual Studio Achievements

Latest Achievement:

Loading Visual Studio Achievements

Something went wrong getting the Visual Studio Achievements

Edge Show 95 – Service Management Automation (SMA) with the Windows Azure Pack

Download

Right click “Save as…”

  • MP3 (Audio only)
  • MP4 (iPhone, Android)
  • High Quality MP4 (iPad, PC, Xbox)
  • Mid Quality MP4 (Windows Phone, HTML5, iPhone)

In this episode Symon interviews Eamon O'Reilly, a Principal Program Manager Lead in System Center, to discuss the features and benefits of the Service Management Automation (SMA) in the Windows Azure Pack (WAP).  SMA provides automation of administrative tasks (such as deploying virtual machines) through the WAP management portal, and integrates with System Center and Windows Server, while running on PowerShell workflows.

In this interview that starts at [07:05], we cover:

  • [07:30] Why is automation important?

  • [08:35] What are Microsoft's different automation solutions?

News:

 

Connect with the Edge Team:

Tags:

Follow the Discussion

  • Hans VredevoortHans Vredevoort

    Very interesting SMA topic. Thanks for this.
    Another source for a huge amount of Windows Azure Pack related content is the Windows Azure Pack Wiki which also has a lengthy SMA category. I try to keep this list updated every Friday.
    Go and check it out!

    WAP Wiki:
    http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/20689.windows-azure-pack-wapack-and-related-blogs-videos-and-technet-articles.aspx

    Cheers, Hans Vredevoort
    Hyper-V MVP
    @hvredevoort
    Www.Hyper-V.nu

  • Symon PerrimanSymon​Perriman Microsoft Senior Technical Evangelist for Windows Server, System Center & ​Virtualizat​ion

    @Hans Vredevoort: Nice, thanks for sharing Hans!

  • PushpaPushpa

    Hi Symon, Is it worthwhile to use orchestration in Public Cloud development which creates VM, Cloud Service, Storage Account etc.,

    If yes, please let me know how?

  • Symon PerrimanSymon​Perriman Microsoft Senior Technical Evangelist for Windows Server, System Center & ​Virtualizat​ion

    @Pushpa:Hi Pushpa - Yes, you can use automation across all types of infrastructure, including public clouds.  System Center Orchestrator has an Azure Integration Pack.  SMA for WAP can use PowerShell for Azure.  Last week, Azure released its own automation service: http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/automation/

    Thanks!
    Symon

Remove this comment

Remove this thread

close

Comments Closed

Comments have been closed since this content was published more than 30 days ago, but if you'd like to continue the conversation, please create a new thread in our Forums,
or Contact Us and let us know.