Jeff Alexander's Weblog

Technical Evangelist - Windows Infrastructure

October, 2006

  • Windows Mobile Device Center Beta 3

    I've been running various builds of Windows Mobile Device Center for awhile now. For those of you who don't know its basically the replacement for ActiveSync which controls partnerships for Windows Mobile devices under Windows XP. Well for Windows Vista...
  • New Security Resources on Technet

    Hi folks, We have just released some new security resources and they are available on the Technet website. Check out the links below for all the details How to Support Smart Card Logon for Remote Access VPN Connections Protecting a Network from Unmanaged...
  • Are you ready? - Ready Summit 06!

    Well are ya? Yes its that time of year again when we hit the road and prepare our customers for another wave of new products. This time around its the most significant wave of products in our history. Ready Summit 06 is your last chance to get ready for...
  • Microsoft Security Bulleting Release - October 2006

    Please see details below regarding this months security bulleting release. What is this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of Security Bulletins released on 10 October 2006 . ================================================ New Security...
  • Windows Vista RC2 Now Available!

    Hi Folks, This is a bit late because I've been installing this on as many machines as possible. Windows Vista RC2 was made available over the weekend to our many beta testers. For a limted time you can download from the following locations. Download:...
  • Windows Live OneCare Beta 1.5 Available Now!

    Hi folks, Windows Live OneCare Beta 1.5 is now available for testing in Australia. Please see the details below for more information and where to install. The Windows Live OneCare Beta (v1.5) Begins Today! You are invited to the Windows Live OneCare Beta...
  • Invitation to a Google Seminar

    How funny is this? I just got invited to the Google seminar. Do you think I should go? I got the invite from a company called Hedloc . I've never heard of them so god knows how they got my name! They must be using Live Search and found my blog! Boom Boom...
  • Canberra Windows User Group - October Meeting

    Hi folks, My mate David Mackie runs this group and this month he is talking all about NAP. So if you live in the Canberra area then check out this upcoming meeting. Canberra Windows User Group October Meeting: 10th Oct 2006 Microsoft Canberra Office Level...
  • Windows Defender Final Release Available Now!

    Hi folks, The final release of Windows Defender has now been released to the web for free download. This is the English only version right now with more languages to follow. This release supports Windows XP and Windows Server 2003. For those of you that...
  • Virtual PC 2007 Beta Now Available

    Al ot of people have been asking me about this and I'm happy to inform you that you can now download Virtual PC 2007 Beta from the Connect website. I've been using this for a couple of weeks now and the changes are really cool. There are a lot of new...
  • Internet Explorer 7.0 for Windows XP Available Now!

    Hi folks, IE 7.0 for Windows XP has now been released. Check out the IE7.0 Website for download details. The English version is available now for a free download with other langauages becoming available in the coming weeks. For now its a free download...
  • SharePoint Training coming in October

    Hi folks, Hope you all had a great long weekend! This month there is some great SharePoint courses running with one of our partners Dimension Data. Please see below for all the details. DDLS is partnering with Mindsharp from Minnesota, USA to deliver...