October, 2005

  • Are you attending the launch? Are you blogging about it?

    Are you planning on attending the SQL/VS/BizTalk Launch ? Are you planning on blogging about it? If you are, you may want to add your blog to the TechNet Event Bloggers site ( http://techneteventsbloggers.net ). As I mentioned in a previous post , you...
  • TechNet Tour - Edmonton and Winnipeg

    Last week I had the opportunity to visit both Edmonton and Winnipeg as part of the TechNet Innovations tour and User Group Tour. I had the opportunity to meet lots of great IT Pro's and answer lots of questions. For both the Edmonton Microsoft User Group...
  • The Mystery of Free Software

    For those of you that have asked questions about whether we will be handing out software at the Canadian launch events, Mark Relph has just written about this on his blog: http://blogs.msdn.com/mark_relph/archive/2005/10/28/486419.aspx Enjoy, ...
  • What does the new SQL Server release mean to ISV's?

    My Colleague Ryan Storgaard has just started a series of posts on his blog that focus on the benefits of SQL Server for an ISV. http://blogs.msdn.com/stoey/archive/2005/10/14/481345.aspx I think that Ryan hits on one of the key messages when he talks...
  • IT Pro Resource Guide available for download

    If you have attended any of my sessions in the last few months we have been giving out the IT Pro Resource Guide laminated info sheet. If you would like to get this electronically, or haven't had a chance to get one yet, we have made it available online...
  • Tag the Launch

    Are you blogging about the joint SQL Server / Visual Studio / BizTalk launch this November? If you are, you might want to consider tagging your blog posts to make it easy to search for anything "Launch 2005" related. Simply tag your posts with Launch2005...
  • SQL Server 2005 features and versions

    If you are trying to figure out which version of SQL Server 2005 has the feature that you are interested in, take a look at http://www.microsoft.com/sql/2005/productinfo/sql2005features.mspx for a great matrix that should help. Tags: [ Microsoft ]...