Jeff Alexander's Weblog

Technical Evangelist - Windows Infrastructure

June, 2006

  • Windows Vista Deployment

    Hi folks, One of the most important questions on IT Pro's minds when it comes to new operating systems is deployment. What are the new deployment features? How to deploy the OS with minimal user disruption? How do I reduce the number of images that...
  • New IT Showcase Case Study on SQL Server 2005

    I found this new IT Showcase whitepaper on how the EDD team uses SQL Server 2005 Entertainment and Devices Division at Microsoft Uses SQL Server 2005 for Making Key Decisions  Form Factor:  Case Study and PowerPoint Presentation Published: 6/20...
  • SQL Down Under Show 17 Now Available

    I’m a little late in posting this but hey better late than never! SQL Down Under Show 17 featuring Microsoft Architect and Development Manager Gert Drapers discussing the upcoming Visual Studio Team Edition for Database Professionals (formally known...
  • Windows Live! Messenger is Live! Baby

    A while back I blogged about the Windows Live Messenger Beta and got heaps of people interested in trying it out. In fact these posts were some of my highest viewed so people were really interested in it. Well the wait is over because we have now released...
  • Innovation 2006 – Sydney Event is a wrap!

    Well I thought I would post a final not on out Innovation 2006 tour which finished up in Sydney on Friday last week. We had great attendance in Sydney and the event was filmed so keep an eye on the Innovation Portal for the on-demand web cast. All...
  • Innovation 2006 – Final Update

    Hi folks, As promised here is my second update from Innovation 2006 in Melbourne. As usual we had a huge crowd turnout to hear all about Windows Vista and Office 2007. I ran into several of my MVP mates and they even came along to my session to show...
  • Innovation 2006 - Melbourne

    Well I'm sitting in Melbourne at the Melbourne Infrastructure Administrators Group and myself and John Pritchard are doing a community event of the content we are delivering at Innovation 2006 . We are doing this in Adelaide and Brisbane because we are...
  • Innovation 2006 - Canberra - First Stop

    Well last week we kicked off our Innovation 2006 tour in Canberra and had very good attendance with 135 or so people turning up to hear all about Windows Vista and Office 2007 System. This is the first of our readiness events to help to educate IT Professional...
  • New Network Access Protection Page on Technet

    Check it out! Want to know more about NAP then check out the new site just launched on Technet. The site links you to long list of IT Pro focused information and content. The Networking and Access topic areas covered include: · Network Access Protection...
  • Canberra Windows User Group - June Meeting

    Hi folks, Our man David Mackie has a cracker of a meeting lined up this month for the Canberra Windows User Group . This month he is getting Hugo Ortega is going to be talking all things Ultra Mobile PC and bringing some samples along as well. This...
  • Where's Jeff been and Vista updates!

    Hi folks, Yes I have fallen off the blogosphere so I thought it was time for the where's Jeff post. Well for the last couple of weeks I've been buried in Windows Vista exploring all its goodness and preparing for my upcoming session at Innovation 2006...