February, 2006

  • Windows Vista Product Line-Up announced

    Now we have officially announced the product lineup for Windows Vista and confirm that the operating system – scheduled for release in the second half of 2006 - will be available in five versions. There will be 2 versions for businesses - Windows Vista...
  • March/April 2006 issue of TechNet Magazine now online

    This month’s issue includes feature articles on desktop deployment , systems management , and virtualization . There are also a number of exciting columns, including Blog Tales (on how Microsoft “does” blogging), Hey, Scripting Guy , Security Watch from...
  • Latest Version of MOM 2005 Resource Kit Now Available for Download

    This resource kit has been updated to support MOM 2005 SP1 and new tools have been added: Alert to RSS Utility – Enable subscriptions to alert information via RSS. DAS Role Update Utility – Tighten the security of MOM servers by removing the...
  • ISA Server 2004 Best Practices Analyzer

    The Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server Best Practices Analyzer Tool is designed for administrators who want to determine the overall health of their ISA Server computers and to diagnose current problems. The tool scans the configuration...
  • Live Webcast: What's new in Internet Explorer 7 (IE 7)

    Friday, March 3, 2006 / 09:00 - 10:30 (GMT+1) Registration We are pleased to announce an additional webcast about Internet Explorer 7. On short notice we were able to get hold of David Aronchick, who will present you IE 7 in this webcast. David...
  • Try Commerce Server 2006 Beta 1

    Join the Commerce Server beta team by registering for and downloading Commerce Server 2006 Beta 1. Learn first hand how you can achieve more on your Commerce Server infrastructure with the new functionality in Commerce Server 2006. Get more information
  • Systems Management Server 2003 R2 Beta Available for Download

    Evaluate SMS 2003 R2 today to provide your organization a comprehensive solution for change and configuration management for the Microsoft platform. Find out what's new with SMS 2003 R2 Download Beta Version This posting is provided "AS IS" with...
  • 2007 Microsoft Office System Packaging

    New suites, servers, and services in the 2007 Microsoft Office release will deliver additional functionality and new solutions. With updated packaging options, you will have more flexibility than ever before to adopt the specific technologies and solutions...
  • Server Clusters: Storage Best Practices for Windows 2000 and Windows Server 2003

    This document describes storage topologies, storage features in Windows Server 2003 and clustering, hardware-based storage features, storage tools and services, backup and restore, and storage management. Download
  • Scorecards Provide a Foundation for Business Performance Management at Microsoft

    Learn about how Microsoft IT integrates Microsoft Office Business Scorecard Manager 2005 into its business performance management system, making IT performance information easy to find and deliver, clearly associated with supporting contextual data, and...
  • SQL Server 2000 Management Pack for MOM 2005

    The Microsoft SQL Server Management Pack monitors SQL Server 2000 and 2005 for critical conditions indicating potential operational problems. Download
  • System Center DPM & HP Proliant DPSS

    Download this 24-page supplement that not only shows you how to implement a full backup, recovery and data protection service, but also explains how to perfectly incorporate DPM into an existing Windows Server environment (Windows Server, Active Directory...
  • MOM 2005 SP1 Evaluation Software Now Available in English, French and German

    The MOM 2005 with Service Pack 1 (SP1) evaluation software is now available for download in English, French and German. Receive the 120-day evaluation software and get a preview of the enterprise-class event and performance management that MOM 2005 SP1...
  • Windows Server 2003 R2 Now Available

    Windows Server 2003 R2 simplifies branch server management, improves identity and access management, reduces storage management costs, provides a rich Web platform, and offers cost-effective server virtualization. Download Windows Server 2003 R2...
  • IE 7 preview release of Beta 2 available for download

    The preview release for Beta 2 of Internet Explorer 7 is available for donwload. Please be aware that this Beta 2 Preview will only run on Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2). More information on IE 7 Download
  • Introducing System Center Capacity Planner (SCCP) 2006 exclusively available via TechNet Plus Subscription

    SCCP 2006 employs state of the art modeling technology to bring unprecedented functionality and flexibility to performance analysis and planning of Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 and Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 deployments. SCCP provides you...