Kevin's Resources: The Transformation of IT– From Virtualization to the Cloud

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Cloud Computing Essentials for IT Pros

Here is my 30-day "Cloudy April" Blog Series - covering all things "the cloud"

Microsoft Cloud Home Page –

Microsoft Online Services -

The NIST Definition of Cloud Computing (Word Doc) -

Windows Live SkyDrive –

Case Study: Kelly Blue Book -

Forrester Research “Why Not Run in the Cloud?” -

Gartner “Key Predictions for IT Organizations” -

Steve Ballmer on the Cloud – “We’re All In” -

Microsoft’s Global Foundation Services (The Datacenter People) -

The Economics of the Cloud (PDF Doc) - Microsoft Virtual Academy

Your Public Cloud: What, Why, and How imageOffice 365 –

Public Cloud Site –

Windows Azure Product Home -

SQL Azure Product Home –

SQL Azure Migration Wizard -

Case Studies –

Online Services Case Study: Coca Cola -

Windows Azure Portal -

Windows Azure Platform Offer Comparison Table - Deploying and Managing Windows Azure Applications

Cost Analysis -

TCO and ROI Calculator -

Windows Azure Team Blog -

Getting Started -

Platform Training Kit -

Windows Azure Security Whitepaper -

Azure User Groups -

Windows Azure on Facebook -

Your Private Cloud: What, Why, and How

The Private Cloud Home Page -

Hyper-V Cloud Deployment Guides -

Virtualization –

Hyper-V –

System Center Virtual Machine Manager: Download Evaluation of Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 Download Evaluation of SCVMM 2008 R2 SP1 Download Evaluation of SCVMM 2012 Beta SCVMM Self-Service Portal (SSP) 2.0 SP1

SCVMM Team Blog -