The latest Tech Tuesday Chat held an Open Chat discussion. The Dell TechCenter encouraged comments, ideas and expertise on any enterprise technology or data center subject the group liked to discuss. See the full transcript to catch the recent questions, comments, ideas and expertise discussed this past week.

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Recent TechCenter Activity:

Poll of the Week – What time would you be more likely to attend a live Technical Chat hosted by delltechcenter.com?

Featured Video of the Week – VIS Self-Service Creator − Integrating into an Existing Environment The video of the week is from technical marketing manager Ganesh Padmanabhan. In this video, Ganesh talks to us about how Dell’s VIS Self-Service Creator’s comprehensive workflow systems allows users to self-provision and request a workload and manage it from the Self-Service Creator. During the whiteboarding session, he also covers integrating into your existing environment.

Blog – Dell TechCenter at the Microsoft Management Summit 2011 − Day 4 Over the past four days there have been hundreds of sessions, hands-on labs, speeches and booth presentations all supporting the theme of empowering IT administrators to get the most out of the resources they have (which is also our goal on delltechcenter.com). Conference attendees will definitely have plenty of key learnings to take home, wherever in the world that may be.

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