This presentation discusses Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) infrastructure design and lessons learned from a series of customer deployments. Topics include Management and Reporting Server design, Shared Content placement/replication, Publishing Server placement, load balancing options, Rapid Scale-out solutions, sizing calculations, and data store configuration options. Examples for using Windows PowerShell to automate and bridge product gaps are demonstrated. Use cases discussed include Published Desktops vs. Applications, VDI Density Reduction, and IOPS/Application Footprint Reduction.
Non expiring admin accounts, over privileged accounts, personal Hotmail.com accounts used as the administrator account for the company’s Azure subscription, everything in the same resource group, the same service account credentials used for every service in the organization, disabled firewalls and help desk technicians with domain admin accounts. The first step to solving a problem is admitting that you have one. In this session I will discuss 30 Windows Server and Cloud Administrator terrible, bad, and just plain lazy habits, the steps you can take to determine if they are present in your environment, and what you can do to get over them.