The days of Microsoft playing catch-up to anyone are, simply put: O-v-e-r. For some, this will be hard to believe, but when you see what’s cookin’ over at Uncle Bill’s, there’s little left to doubt.
Microsoft has lots to offer in 2012 around literally everything, including but not limited to:
From my extensive studies, if I learned nothing else it was this: get to the point. So this quick blog isn’t going to be a feature shootout in painful detail between Microsoft SCVMM 2012 and VMware vCenter 5 or any such nonsense. Let’s just drop the nuclear bomb and move on! ;-)
Still not convinced? Click here for all the technical reasons why Microsoft will win.
Come what may, your best bet is to partner with dinCloud and get at least “one leg in the Cloud”. Mere virtualization doth not a Cloud make, simply because you don’t get the same pricing, licensing, features, DR and more in a DIY model.
So enjoy the show. 2012 is the year of Microsoft, any way you cut it. You heard it here first!