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Musings about Marketing and the Microsoft IT Academy program....

February, 2007

  • Looking for User Groups in the Redmond area....

    ...or Seattle, or Bellevue, or Kirkland, or just about anywhere I can get to in a couple hours from Redmond. I have not been a registered member of a user group in a LOOOONG time. Now that I am well settled into my new home and area, I think it is time...
  • Future Potential in Computing...

    Today I am at Willamette University in Salem, Or sitting on a panel discussing the topic above. There are some interesting topics being discussed today - Kathleen O'Reilly from LAIKA is going to speak about Computers and Animation (go to the LAIKA site...
  • SharePoint in eCommerce?

    This blog entry is for the students of Petar Stojadinovic at National University. It is to help facilitate some communications around using SharePoint in or as part of an overall eCommerce solution. To help spark the conversation, I did a search over...
  • My Brother thinks I'm huge....

    ....of course, I am his older brother and based upon how much weight I have gained since the holidays, I am prone to agree with him. He sent me an email consisting of the Subject: Dude! and Body: Dude! You're Huge! and then a weblink. I expected it to...
  • Flick this! you Tablet!

    subtitle - "I need more brain RAM..." One of the pitfalls of being a technology evangelist, is the sheer magnitude of information that exists about technology. Just take a look at the Microsoft Product Catalog . Hundreds and hundreds of products and technologies...
  • Upcoming FREE Technet Seminars....

    For those of you that miss the "official" launch events, I will be delivering the same material at some post-launch Technet Briefings starting in March. Why am I posting about this now.....a month in advance? Because I expect these to be standing room...
  • Vista and IPSec webcast tomorrow...

    Tomorrow I am delivering a webcast entitled - Deploying IPSec with Windows Vista . I don't like the title very much because I won't be making a deep dive into deploying IPSec on a wide scale. It is more of an intro to IPSec on Vista and how we can control...
  • What am I supposed to know?

    This week in Seattle, Microsoft is bringing together IT Evangelists (ITE's), Developer Evangelists (DE's), Technology Specialists (TS's), Architects, and many other technology specific roles for an semi-annual event called TechReady. As the name suggests...
  • As Blondie says.......Call Me....

    I updated my blog with better contact information. If you see my picture to the left, just below I have placed an Email Link as well as my cell number. Feel free to email or call if you need some information about a product or technology and I will do...
  • Securing Applications with ISA 2006...

    I am delivering a webcast on this subject in a couple of hours. I wanted to get some resources online to support some of what I will be discussing. If you are interested in attending, please register here . Here are some of the resources I will be touching...
  • How Big can I get....

    I have received a dozen or so emails/calls about my interview from friends/family/co-workers. All but one pointed me to the Yahoo! Finance article as the reference point ( see my earlier posting ). Makes me wonder why so many of my acquaintances are going...