Confessions of a Microsoft Consultant

Daniel Oxley is an Infrastucture Consultant working for Microsoft Consulting Services in Madrid, Spain. He specialises, amongst other things, in large-scale deployments of Microsoft Windows using technologies such as BDD2007 and the Microsoft Deployment

February, 2009

  • Telefonica España vs XBOX LIVE

    A good friend of mine has gotten me addicted to the XBOX 360.  He had been on and on at me to get one, and I had always brushed him off telling him that I am was not a gamer.  Anyway, after playing Guitar Hero III at his house one day I was...
  • Pink computing

    Last weekend I bought my wife one of those handbag sized netbook computers, an Acer Aspire 1 – 150, in a bright shiny pink case.  The guy in the shop tried to convince me to get the one that had Linux preinstalled on it because “it just works, and...
  • Not quite a perfect install of Win2K8 R2

    The beta releases of both Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 (WIN2K8R2) have really been the hot topics of the last month or so, as you’ve probably seen if you read various blogs on TechNet/MSDN or other IT news sources.  I’ve avoided commenting...