January, 2007

  • Presentations: Virtualization Seminar 18th Jan

    We had Ronald Beekelaar an independent consultant from the Netherlands over on Thursday presenting Microsoft's Virtualization technologies in the Guinness Storehouse. I have put the presentation online and you can download it here .
  • Windows Server Virtualization Calculator

    We've just released an online calculator to assess Operating System licensing costs for virtualisation. This covers the OS licensing for Host OS and for the VM’s. It DOES NOT cover licensing for application such as SQL\Biztalk etc within the VM’s....
  • Microsoft European Sharepoint Conference

    This is Microsoft's premier European Sharepoint conference. It runs from Feb 12th – 14th in Berlin and has TDM, Developer and IT Pro tracks. Have a look at the agenda here . Also see this website for the general info. The need for companies of all...
  • SQL Server 2005 Compact Edition

    Hot off the press - Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Compact Edition has just been released and can be downloaded from this website . Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Compact Edition is the next version of SQL Server Mobile adding the desktop platform. SQL Server...
  • Download - Operations Manager 2007 RC2

    System Center Operations Manager 2007 (OpsMgr) RC1 the successor product to Microsoft Operations Manger 2005 (MOM) has just been released. You can download it here . Keep in touch with all the updates in our management products by signing up to our...
  • Quest Software Event: Are you ready for Exchange 2007

    Quest Software Event: Are you ready for Exchange 2007? Quest Software is hosting an event on Exchange Server 2007 in the Guinness Storehouse from 09:00 - 13:00 on 21st February 2007. The seminar will cover: - Assessing your Exchange 2007...
  • BCS Northern Ireland - IT Professional of the Year 2007

    The BCS Belfast branch are hosting its Northern Ireland - IT Professional of the Year 2007 Awards Ceremony & Luncheon on in Belfast Castle on Friday 19 January 2007, 12.00 noon. Check out all the details here .
  • TechNet Magazine: Security Watch - I Just Got a Security Bulletin. Now What?

    I discovered this great article in the TechNet magazine yesterday. It outlines an approach to dealing with the Security Bulletins that Microsoft publishes every month. It does this under the headings below. Click here to get the full report. ...
  • Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for January, 2007

    Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for January, 2007 Published: January 9, 2007 View the whole bulletin here . An end-user version of this information is available by visiting the following Web site . Protect Your PC: Microsoft has provided...
  • John Craddock Dublin Event: Building End-to-End Infrastructure Security

    I'm delighted to announce that I'm bringing John Craddock and Sally Storey back to Dublin to host an event on End-to-End Infrastructure Security on February 15th in the new Griffith College Conference Centre. For further details and registration...
  • Get 70% Discount Off Microsoft Certification Courses - FAS CDP Programme

    FÁS has launched its Competency Development Programme , which is a programme to promote the training and certification of the employed. Now many Microsoft Certification Courses are available under that programme. What does this mean to you? FÁS...