Hit the ground running

A little piece of the pie from my eyes

November, 2008

  • Running in style – Pimp your presentation

    Some of you will have seen my presentations and will have also seen the cool add-in that I use. If you haven’t heard of pptplex go find it: www.officelabs.com It will make presentations in powerpoint a whole lot less linear and more interactive! However...
  • Running on Empty – Critical Loss recovery

    This is something that is so easy to deploy and do that I just had to shout about it! Ok so the problem: Laptop/PC on site, something horrible and sticky spilt all over it….Hardware destroyed (or really any other scenario that results in a useless piece...
  • Team Run – 2 NICS on SBS 08

    So I have been asked a few questions based around using SBS 08 with 2 NICs teamed together. In doing a little research this a ‘Hardware supported’ answer in the fact that the software will only see (and look for) one NIC and therefore there wont be a...
  • Licensing SBS 08

    So a number of people have brought to my attention the licensing around SBS 08. So baring in mind that SBS is designed for small businesses where users are often changing, and often use temps, but don’t have an onsite IT guy to manage licenses, SBS 08...
  • Windows 7

    Well Hello…….There are so many screenshots and blog posts out there that covering windows 7 would be overkill. So I’m going to simply give you to the msdn Win7 blog link: http://blogs.msdn.com/e7/ I have to say apart from being very rapid in installing...
  • Train the trainer

    Tomorrow is an event in London where the one and only Nick King (Technical Product Manager) is flying over from the other side of the pond to give a presentation on the WESS gang. There will be all the usual content of a professional gathering, presentation...