Jeff Alexander's Weblog

Technical Evangelist - Windows Infrastructure

September, 2005

  • Description of Office 2003 Service Pack 2

    Description of Office 2003 Service Pack 2 Hi folks, We recently released Office 2003 SP2 to the web. You can download it via Microsoft Update or go to the link above to find out more details and download. We have addressed a number of security issues...
  • Technet Plus: Special E-Learning offer

    Check this out! A special offer available for Technet subscribers in Q2FY06. Special e-learning offer: Special offer – Sharpen your skills with free e-learning included with TechNet Plus! Developed by technical experts...
  • SEARCC Conference 2005

    Hi all, Today I’m attending the SEARCC 2005 Conference at Darling Harbour which has been organised by the Australian Computer Society . What is SEARCC I hear you asking? Well it stands for this: SEARCC ( S outh E ast A sia R egional C omputer C...
  • Upcoming Webcasts: October 2005

    This just came into my email. Lots of webcasts coming in October. Microsoft Webcast: Introduction to Windows Server 2003 R2 Tuesday, October 04, 2005 - 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time Julius Sinkevicius, Sr. Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation Eric...
  • WS-Management submitted to DMTF and will ship with R2 and Windows Vista!

    This is way cool! Web-Services for Management (WS-Management) is a multi-vendor initiative to develop a standard protocol for remote management. WS-Management will allow management vendors and development tools to use a common method of communicating...
  • Rescue Data like a Hero!

    How's that for a post title! I'm excited because today marke the day that Microsoft enters the Backup and Recovery market with the launch of System Center Data Protection Manager . This is our first realease in the disk-based backup recovery space and...
  • Upcoming User Group Meetings

    Hi folks, Well there is alot of user group activity at the moment so I thought I would upate you with user groups that are meeting within the next few weeks. As I cover Sydney; Canberra and Brisbane I'll only touch on those. Michael Kleef covers Perth...
  • SQL Server Down Under Show 7

    Hi Folks, SQL Down Under show 7 with guest Roger Wolter discussing SQL Server Express is now available for download from www.sqldownunder.com . Enjoy! jeffa
  • Announcing: Online Technet Indexes are Live!

    Hi all, Ever wanted to search for a product in your Technet Subscription and find out which disc it was on? Well now you can with Online Technet Indexes! Check it out below Organize your subscription – The TechNet Index makes it easy! We have...
  • Teched 2005: My Impressions

    Hi Folks, I thought it was time to jot down my impressions of Teched 2005 on the Gold Coast. You are probably asking why am I doing this after the fact? Well I was very ill with the flu througout the event so I was keeping my computer use to an absolute...
  • Upcoming Webcasts

    These just came into my inbox. Checkout the upcoming webcasts in September . TechNet Webcast: Implementing Security Patch Management (Level 200) Wednesday, September 07, 2005 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Pacific Time Kai Axford, Security Specialist...