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April, 2009

  • Windows 7 Release Candidate Update

    As per the Windows Team Blog , the RC is on track for April 30th for  download by MSDN and TechNet subscribers. Broader, public availability will begin on May 5th – these are the US dates, so for NZ expect May 1 for MSDN/TechNet downloads and May...
  • Office 2007 SP2 – Download Now

    The 2007 Microsoft Office Suite Service Pack 2 (SP2) is available now and provides customers with the latest updates to the 2007 Office suite.  This download includes two types of fixes: Previously unreleased fixes that were made specifically for...
  • Virtualisation - Never Been Easier

    Earlier this week I talked about System Center ( One Tool to Rule Them All ), and how you can manage both server and desktop resources, both virtual and physical assets, and both Microsoft and third-party hypervisors, all with the same platform; as well...
  • Exchange 2010 Public Beta

    Exchange 2010 is part of the next wave of Microsoft Office-related products and is the first server in a new generation of Microsoft server technology built from the ground up to work on-premises and as an online service. This release of Exchange 2010...
  • Your Imagine Cup 2009 National Finals Invitation

    You are invited to see the top teams compete in the Imagine Cup Finals in Auckland! Imagine Cup is a competition which encourages students to use technology to transform great ideas into real world solutions every year. Student teams from around New Zealand...
  • SQL Server 2008 SP1 Now Available

    Service Pack 1 for SQL Server 2008 is now available for download here and is primarily a roll-up of previous cumulative updates, quick fix engineering updates and minor fixes made in response to requests reported through the SQL Server community. While...
  • One Tool to Rule Them All

    When it comes to your environment odds are you have a mix of physical and virtual machines.  And, in all likelihood moving forwards, a mix of hypervisors.  Which leaves you needing a tool to manage your physical environment, a tool to manage...