Jeff Alexander's Weblog

Technical Evangelist - Windows Infrastructure

November, 2004

  • Virtual Server 2005 on Windows XP

    Technically Virtual Server 2005 is not supported on Windows XP but it will happily coexist with Virtual PC 2004 on the same machine which is great if you need to test scenarios and don't have a server machine at your disposal. For me it means I can do...
  • Virtual Server 2005 Administrator's Guide

    I came across this today and thought it would be useful for you folks. The Virtual Server 2005 Administrator's Guide is the core resource you will need for deployment, operations and technical reference. Enjoy!
  • Infrastructure SIG in Australia - November Dates!

    Hi all, If your interested please get along to the Infrastructure Special Interest Group in your city. We would love to see you there to here about how you can build secure networks using Windows Server 2003 SP1 and Windows XP SP2. Infrastructure: Building...
  • Application SIG in Australia - November Dates!

    Hi all, If your interested please get along to the Application Special Interest Group in your city. See how you can integrate Content Management server in a Portal Environment. Application: Integrating Content Management Server 2002 into the Portal Environment...
  • Melbourne Update

    Hi folks, I'm in Melbourne at the moment sitting in on the Melbourne Biztalk User Groups inaugural meeting and attendance in impressive! Around 40 attendees learning all about the in's and outs of Biztalk 2004. Our Biztalk MVP, Bill Chestnut is doing...
  • SQL User Group - November Dates!

    Hi all, Lots of activity this month in the SQL User Group. Register in your city and get along to one of the sessions below. SQL User Group Please see www.sqlserver.org.au for more information and to register for all SQL events. Sydney, Adelaide &...
  • Happy Birthday to Frank!!

    Everybody please wish our man Frank Arrigo Happy Birthday for today. He is the godfather of blogging in my eyes so all the best for today Frankie boy!
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  • Virtual Server 2005 Download

    Hi folks, I forgot to mention one tiny little bit of information in post yesterday about clustering on Virtual Server. Ok so it's not so small! If you are an MSDN Universal or Enterprise subscriber you can download the Enterprise and Standard Edition...
  • ITE - Week 3

    Well...It's my third week as an IT Pro Evangelist and it's been an eventful one for sure. I spent my first week in Singapore at an IT Pro Summit which was alot of fun. The second week I spent sick with something I caught in Singapore. Hmmm..this was weird...
  • Everything Virtual

    Well I've done a couple of sessions now on our Virtual Machine technology and I have to say its way cool. If you are thinking of using this technology in your business we have some great information on our website. Virtual PC 2004 SP1 has just been released...
  • Earth will never be the Same!

    Well, you've probably seen the hype and watched the videos and seen the ads! Well at 12:01 AM tonight the wait is over! Halo 2 for XBOX will be launched and Earth will never be the same! Sorry for the shameless plug but this is a big launch and its going...
  • Melbourne Visit - Day 2

    Well the rain fell today and the temperature dropped and guess what I forgot to bring a jacket. I have a habit of forgetting key items when I travel. When I went to Singapore about a month ago I forgot socks so I had to buy kangaroo socks at the airport...
  • Clustering on Virtual Server 2005

    Well I had a chance to play around with Clustering Technologies on Virtual Server 2005 and I have to say this is way cool. If you want to test clustering on Windows Server 2003 and don't have all the hardware then Virtual Server is the way to go. I've...
  • New Consolidation Whitepaper

    The Windows Server marketing team has just released a new whitepaper focusing on Mixed Workload Consolidation on Windows. This is the most comprehensive whitepaper we have ever released so if you are working on consolidation projects this mey help. Hope...
  • Golf Today - Yippee!!

    Hi all, Well this morning I'm playing golf for the first time in about a month or so. If you don't know already I've been a keen golfer all my life. I currently play off a handicap of 6 but today I wouldn't be surprised if alot of shots go sideways. It...
  • Microsoft Technet Plus 2.0

    Microsoft Technet Plus 2.0 has officially been announced and has 2 very important new features that IT Pros will be glad to hear about. Full-version evaluation software with NO time limits - This is cool because now you don't have the time bombed versions...