Jeff Alexander's Weblog

Technical Evangelist - Windows Infrastructure

October, 2005

  • Exchange Support on Virtual Server 2005 R2

    Hi folks, One of the most requested applications customers want to see supported on Virtual Server is Exchange. Well today is a good day because we have just announced support for Exchange runnining on Virtual Server. With the release of Exchange Server...
  • Small Business Server 2003: Podcast

    Check this out folks! Vlad runs the South Florida SBS IT Pro Group http://www.vladville.com/2005/10/sbs-show-podcast-1-is-live.html Download: http://www.vladville.com/sbsshow/sbsshow-episode1.mp3 Blog RSS: http://www.vladville.com/sbsshow/blog.xml...
  • System Center Capacity Planning Manager 2006: Beta Refresh Now Available

    We are proud to announce public availably of the latest addition to the Microsoft System Center family of management products. System Center Capacity Planner 2006 (Beta Refresh) delivers state of the art easy-to-use modeling technology to bring unprecedented...
  • New Media PC Part 2

    Hi folks, Well my new shiny Media Centre PC arrived today and I have to say its impressive. It was supposed to arrive on Friday but alas the courier gods made me wait over the weekend. I’m just in the process of setting up the OS so I will...
  • New Windows Media Center PC

    Shhhh..Don’t tell anyone..I just ordered a brand new Windows Media Centre PC. Below are the Specs! Case: Coolermaster Cavalier CAV-T04 Motherboard: ASUS A8N-SLI Premium Memory: 1GB DDR Ram CPU: AMD 64 3000 Venice Chipset Storage: 200GB WD SATA...
  • Intensive Small Business Specialist Training with Harry Brelsford

    Hi folks, Check out this special SBS training offer due to run in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane in November. Intensive Small Business Specialist Training Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard and SMB Nation are proud to present this partner-only event hosted...
  • Upcoming Webcasts

    Check out some great webcasts that are coming up. I’m particularly interested in the session about How our own IT department is using Data protection Manager. Especially since I used to work on projects in my previous role with the presenter! ...
  • BizTalk 2006: Business Process Integration and Workflow - Workshop

    Hi all, Do you want to know more about Biztalk 2006? If so then check the details of the workshop below that is running in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane during October. BizTalk 2006: Business Process Integration amd Workflow - Workshop Dates: October...
  • Sydney Biztalk User Group: October Meeting 2005

    Hi folks, Please see below for the next meeting of the Sydney Biztalk User Group . If you are interested in Biztalk then please come along to this meeting. Location:Microsoft Offices North Ryde Date: 26th Oct Time: 4.30pm to start at 5.00pm Session...
  • What's new on Technet!

    Hey folks, Check out whats new on Technet as of October 11th 2005. Data Protection is the featured them and there are all sorts of links and articles on Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager . So if you haven’t been to the Technet...
  • Calling all user groups in Australia

    If you run a User Group around any Microsoft Technology in Australia, could you please email Dave Lemphers your: User Group Name Location (Suburb, State) Website Address (if you have one) He is trying to make sure he get’s everyone...
  • System Center Capacity Planner 2006: Beta Release Now Available

    Check this out! Lots of stuff going on in the DSI space. System Center Capacity Planner 2006 Beta Release Now Available We are proud to announce public availably of the latest addition to the Microsoft System Center family of management products...
  • Microsoft Announces New Virtualization Friendly Licensing

    Awesome stuff! Today we announced new licensing plans for our server software that is much more friendly when it comes to Virtualization. Please see below for a summary. Please note these only apply to server software at the moment. Licensing for desktop...
  • Small Business Server Anywhere Campaign

    Hi folks, This campaign just launched yesterday New Campaign: Small Business Anywhere To capitalise on the rapidly growing small business market, we are launching the Small Business Anywhere campaign. This campaign combines the many benefits...
  • New Whitepaper - SBS 2003 for Enterprise IT Pro's

    Introduction to Windows Small Business Server 2003 for Enterprise IT Pros If you are an Enterprise IT Pro who is installing or supporting Windows SBS 2003 for the first time or who just wants to know more about it, this paper is for you! This paper...
  • Windows Server 2003 R2 Webcast Series

    Hi folks, We have just released a series of webcasts focused around the upcoming Windows Server 2003 R2 Release. I’ve been playing with R2 for awhile now and have just installed RC0 on my x64 laptop and its running very well. I’ll do some more testing...
  • System Centre Reporting Manager 2005 (Beta) Release Now Available!

    Hi folks, This just came into my inbox! Way cool! System Center Reporting Manager 2005 (Beta) Release now available Microsoft is proud to announce the public availability of System Center Reporting Manager 2005 (Beta) - the latest addition to the...