Hit the ground running

A little piece of the pie from my eyes

October, 2008

  • Running from one box to another

    As most of you aware there is migration documentation out there for going from SBS 2003 to SBS 2008. Transition Pack Migration Guide The migration in a virtual environment is essentially the same as real world. However the things to remember...
  • Running with a 6.2 litre V8 and 575 bhp :)

    Completely off topic I know, but I was bought a driving experience day for Christmas. Thought I would wait till summer for the good weather (along with EVERYONE else), so 8-12 weeks after booking it, I finally got to play with the super cool toys….Below...
  • Running around the Country - SBSC user groups with Prizes from the WESS Launch

    Over the next month I will be part of the team that travels around the country visiting SBSC User groups with the aim of delivering training and readiness on WESS. More details can be found here .. Just to wet your appetites there will also be some...
  • Running with SBS – I have the Answerfile

    Problem 1 getting SBS running in a test and dev environment…. The solution, using an 8Gb shuttle we set up SBS in a Virtual Machine on Windows Server 2008 (with hyper-V enabled). The set up of SBS is unbelievably simple, a complete guide all the way...
  • http://connect –> 2 local users on one machine…now what?

    After the http://connect is run, the user has the option of selecting a local user profile to copy across. But what if there are more than one local user on that machine....IE a PA and Director. Will one be locked out and the other gain access to the...
  • Touch Down and we are running

    So I attended the Misco Expo 2008, and the awards ceremony, where Microsoft picked up a Misco Star Award for "Best Software Vendor". It was a great event and was very interesting to hear peoples expectations of SBS 2008 and EBS 2008. Seems like a natural...
  • Holding Pattern

    Ok.....So in a very cliché and well used manner I will start by firstly welcoming you to not only my first blog but also an inside view from my new career. I began at Microsoft just over 4 weeks ago, and have not stopped learning. It is the inevitable...
  • Tray tables in their upright positions

      After training (death by powerpoint) and learning paths I have now not only a direction, but also some goals too....already, WOW, I KNOW....plus did i mention that I get to attend a black tie dinner and hold the pod/stand for Windows Essential...