November, 2005

  • Restructured Security Solutions Competency for Microsoft Partners

    Security is a top priority both for Microsoft and for our solutions partners. The critical need for Information technology (IT) security has created a high market demand for security services and software. Microsoft is committed to developing a security...
  • TechNet Business Group Webcast: Secure & Well – Managed Infrastructure. Schöpfen Sie zusätzliches Potential aus Ihrer IT

    Language: German only Date/Time: Tuesday, 20.12.2005, 16:00 – 17:00 Uhr Eine moderne und zielgerichtete IT-Architektur muss sich schnell, effektiv und agil den Anforderungen der Geschäftsziele anpassen können. Dieser Webcast beleuchtet hierzu die...
  • TechNet Webcast Office Visio Professional: IT Documentation with Visio 2003 and the Visio Resource Kit for IT Professionals

    In this webcasts you will learn how you can use Office Visio Professional and the Visio Resource Kit for IT Professionals to efficiently create IT documentations such as Active Directory or server overviews and networking plans. This webcasts will...
  • Virtual Server 2005 R2 Release Notes

    These release notes provide information about how to install and use Virtual Server R2. They include information about performing new and upgrade installations, as well as descriptions of the new features and known issues of this release. It is important...
  • Migrating Parallel Applications

    This paper provides an overview of the effort and steps required in migrating UNIX HPC applications to Microsoft Windows Compute Cluster Server 2003 (CCS). In particular, it discusses the two migration paths available to the UNIX programmer. Download...
  • New Virtual Server Pricing announced...

    As part of its broad strategy to help you realize the benefits of virtualization and progress toward self-managing dynamic systems, we have released to manufacturing (RTM) Virtual Server 2005 R2, which will be available in volume licensing and retail...
  • Release of New Product Based Solutions for SMS 2003 and MOM 2005

    In an effort to provide you with functionality that will be built into the next versions of MOM and SMS, we released the following ITIL-based Microsoft Operation Framework (MOF) solutions for SMS 2003 and MOM 2005. SMS 2003 Desired Configuration Monitoring...
  • Microsoft RAW Image Thumbnailer and Viewer for Windows XP

    The Microsoft RAW Image Thumbnailer and Viewer is a free “PowerToy” for Microsoft Windows XP that provides the ability to view, organize, and print photos captured in RAW image formats from supported Canon and Nikon digital cameras. More information...
  • Beta 2 Reviewers Guide for the Distributed File System Solution in Windows Server 2003 R2

    This guide provides system requirements, installation instructions, and step-by-step walkthroughs for deploying namespaces and DFS Replication using the Beta 2 release of Windows Server 2003 R2. Download the Guide
  • Integrated Management Solution for Small and Medium Sized Businesses, through System Center Essentials

    One more announcement from the Management Division at IT Forum. I think this is quiet essential as the product implies as well. System Center Essentials is an integrated product that helps IT professionals in midsize organizations (50-500 PCs) easily...
  • Microsoft Color Control Panel Applet for Windows XP

    The Microsoft Color Control Panel Applet adds a new 'Color' item to the Windows control panel, providing a single place to view and edit color management settings in Windows XP. Using it, you can install and uninstall color profiles, change color profile...
  • Debut of a Host of New Products and Solutions at IT Forum

    At the IT Forum that is taking place this week in Barcelona we announced a a couple of products to enhance business computing. These products were disclosed by Bob Muglia in the key note in front of more than 3000 IT Professionals from around Europe....
  • Q&A: Microsoft Announces Strategy for High-Performance Computing

    On the eve of Bill Gates' keynote at the Supercomputing 2005 conference, Microsoft releases Beta 2 of Windows Compute Cluster Server 2003 and establishes 10 Institutions for High Performance Computing worldwide. Advancements in high-performance computing...
  • Bill Gates Shares Microsoft’s Vision for Technical Computing

    Today at Supercomputing 2005, an international conference for high-performance computing (HPC), networking and storage, Microsoft Corp. Chairman and Chief Software Architect Bill Gates delivered the opening keynote address to more than 7,000 attendees...
  • Sony's DRM to be removed by Microsoft Anti-Spyware

    We haven been asked frequently whether our Anti-Spyware solution will detect and remove the Sony DRM-Rootkit. To make it short, yes we will. You will find the corresponding blog-entry by Jason Grams: http://blogs.technet.com/antimalware/archive/2005/11...
  • VOIP Security Whitepaper

    On the Microsoft Switzerland Security Blog you find a referral to a Whitepaper about VOIP security. According to our security specialists it is worth reading and very interesting. Go to Security Blog
  • Learn All About the New SQL Server 2005

    Check out SQL Server 2005, and its integration with Visual Studio 2005, with free E-Learning, webcasts, virtual labs, and more. Microsoft Learning (courses, books, E-Learning) MSDN webcasts - SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2005 Developer Center...
  • Debut of IT Heroes Blogcast

    Today we launched the pilot of a new weekly blogcast interview program called "IT Heroes": Stories from the Trenches, the real stories of men and women in IT making a difference everyday. We talk with authors, innovators and implementers about emerging...
  • Microsoft Virtual Labs

    Ever wanted to test Microsoft software in a sandbox environment? What about being able to test new applications immediately, without having to set up a test environment of your own? Now you can, with MSDN and TechNet Virtual Labs. Virtual Labs are guided...
  • ‘Live’ Signals New Opportunity

    Bill Gates called it “a dramatic sea change” and a “revolution in how we think about software.” According to Steve Ballmer it is “as big a day as we’ve ever had in terms of describing a key part of the future path of the company.” The “it” they...
  • LAUNCH! Steve Ballmer live on IT's Showtime on Nov 7th!

    The keynote of Steve Ballmer during the worldwide launch of Visual Studio 2005, SQL Server 2005 and BizTalk 2006 in San Francisco will be broadcasted live on IT’s Showtime. In addition to the live broadcast, a MS expert will answer live attendees questions...
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  • Microsoft Will Unveil Internet Push

    Bill Gates, Microsoft Corp.'s chairman and chief software architect, this week will address a critical challenge facing the company: making software that better suits the Internet. Microsoft is holding a briefing in San Francisco Tuesday, at which...
  • What to expect in Visual Studio 2005

    The technology A key aspect of Visual Studio 2005 is the underlying technology, which includes .NET Framework 2.0 as well as ASP.NET 2.0. The major push in ASP.NET 2.0 is to increase developer productivity and enhance application performance. Updates...