June, 2007

  • VMRCPlus - A better way to manage Virtual Machines!

    As you can imagine, a company full of great developers such as Microsoft has a bunch of folks that crank out a lot of tools and utilities in their "spare" time. One of those that has been extremely popular internally is VMRCPlus, an alternate interface...
  • New SoftGrid Page on Microsoft.com

    There is some new SoftGrid content on Microsoft.com to check out. Softgrid is part of the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack and is highly complimentary to SMS and Terminal Services. For those not familliar with SoftGrid, here is the marketing definition...
  • Microsoft.com is running on IIS7 at 99.83% Availability

    Interesting post and stats over on www.iss.net www.iis.net . Microsoft.com has now migrated all but one server over to IIS7. 99% of apps worked unchanged. Most folks don't realize this but Microsoft.com has the 4th widest audience in the US and the 5th...
  • Marc Andreessen on Personal Productivity

    Marc Andreessen (of Netscape fame), started blogging recently at http://blog.pmarca.com/ . So far his posts are very interesting and several have great depth, particularly his series " the truth about venture capitalists ". My favorite though is his post...