477 articles were published across 203 Microsoft Team blogs between the 3rd November and 16th November. Here is my summary of interesting news, software release announcements and key dates for your diary.
Software Releases – Released to Manufacturing (RTM) / Released to Web (RTW)
Windows Mobile: Silverlight 2 for Mobile: Read More...
Windows Mobile: Internet Explorer for Windows Mobile 6: Read More...
Dynamics CRM Accelerators: Read More...
Windows Small Business Server 2008: Read the official press announcement or the team blog for further information.
Windows Essential Business Server 2008: Read the official press announcement or the team blog for further information.
Microsoft Live Services:Read the official press announcement or the team blog for further information.
Office Communications Server 2007 R2: Read More...
App-V 4.5 (formally SoftGrid) Resource Kit Tools:Read More...
Software Releases – Updates and Service Packs (SP)
Forefront Product Suite: Announcing IAG Service Pack 2, further information about this Service Pack and how it supports Dynamics CRM can be found here: IAG SP2: Securely Publishing Dynamics CRM 4.0
SysInternals: Updates: ZoomIt v2.2, AccessChk v4.22
System Center: What is new in DPM 2007 Service Pack 1 -- check out this EDGE video
Windows Server Division: URL Rewriter RTW and More IIS Extension Updates
Software Releases – Alphas / Betas / Community Technology Previews (CTP) / Release Candidate (RC)
Dynamics CRM: Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online: Windows Services Connector
adCenter API for Developers: Announcing the new Live Search API, version 2.0 beta
adCenter for Advertisers: The adCenter Add-in Beta for Excel 2007: help build out your keyword lists
Microsoft Connected Information Security Group: An Update on Some Upcoming Free Tools
The Security Development Lifecycle: SDL Announcements at TechEd EMEA
Project Astoria Next Generation Data Programmability: Alpha preview of Project Codename "Astoria Offline" coming soon
Visual Studio: Visual Studio 2010 CTP is available!
Live Framework CTP: Live Framework: New Team Blog, Downloads
Identity Lifecycle Manager: Identity Lifecycle Manager “2” (ILM) Release Candidate
System Center: Operations Manager 2007 R2 Beta Announced
Key Dates for your diary – Microsoft Conferences
Microsoft SOA & Business Process Conference: January 26-30, 2009: Redmond, WA