Tech Round-up: 3/12/12-3/16/12

By Gotham
Posted in Virtualization
On March 16, 2012

  • The Windows Blog: Microsoft released App-V 4.6 Service Pack 2 Public Beta, aimed at customers testing the Windows 8 Consumer Preview: http://bit.ly/wgCSFB
  • ZDNet: Microsoft, Citrix-Dell to debut next-gen VDI solutions, promising greater ease of implementation: http://zd.net/A5Zr8J
  • CRN: Microsoft patches critical Windows vulnerability in Remote Desktop Protocol service: http://bit.ly/z7wjjJ
  • USA Today: iPad preorders sell out, demand 'off the charts': http://usat.ly/xmP2Eo
  • InfoWorld: 5 big security mistakes you're probably making: too much trust in patches, overlooking anomalies, and more: http://bit.ly/AjEblg
  • CIO: What do the new, smartphone-like Windows and OS X operating systems mean for IT? http://bit.ly/xQU9yz
  • InfoWorld: 5 signs you've lost control over your cloud apps: password proliferation, orphan accounts, and more: http://bit.ly/xRKZlP
  • ReadWriteWeb: 4 ways to boost SharePoint performance: move BLOBs, move streaming media, clean out old files, and upgrade hardware: http://rww.to/yNGbgy