Jeff Alexander's Weblog

Technical Evangelist - Windows Infrastructure

March, 2007

  • Announcement-Rumor...

    Well there's this rumor going around about a special edition of Windows Vista. I'm not sure what this is about but check out one of my colleagues in China for more information... More to follow when I hear something...
  • Earth Hour 2007: Get Involved!!

    Global Warming is something that has been on my mind for sometime now. One of the things that challenges me is how can I make a difference. And it seems like so little when it's just one person. But when the community gets together that's when we can...
  • Virtual Earth Seminars: Sydney & Melbourne

    Hi folks, At the beginning of April we have some folks from Redmond coming out to conduct some Virtual Earth Seminars in Sydney and Melbourne. The agenda looks really good and we are also getting a local company; Map Data Sciences to talk about a couple...
  • Security & Management Seminars: Register Now!

    Hi folks, The Security and Management Seminars are coming to Sydney and Melbourne in April so if you live in either of these cities then please register now. Or if you are keen and live in another city then you can also register. This event is a very...
  • New Content from Microsoft IT

    We have a whole bunch of new content available from our internal IT team. In particular this month we have released some great content on System Center Operations Manager 2007 and how we've deployed it and how we are managing Line of Business Applications...
  • SWIG Next Meeting...

    SWIG I hear you ask? What's up with that name? SWIG stands for the Sydney Windows Infrastructure Group and they are having they're next meeting on March 21st 2007. My mate Derrick Buckley runs the group and I'll be there giving a short talk on a new program...
  • Technet Update Events Coming!

    Hi Folks, It's about that time again that Kleefy and I hit the road and do another quarterly Technet Update. This time around we are going to be talking about Group Policy in Windows Vista in part 1 and Longhorn Server in Part 2. We are hitting all capital...
  • Sydney SharePoint User Group: March 2007 Meeting

    Hi folks, Please check out the details for this month's Sydney SharePoint User Group being held next week. This month, Ivan Wilson, Microsoft SharePoint MVP will share his experiences from the Microsoft Global MVP 2007 Summit in Seattle. The MVP Summit...
  • Windows Server 2003 SP2 has been Released!

    Check this out folks! Service Pack 2 has been released! The service pack is available now on Windows Update so check it out and see where it applies to your environment. Service Pack 2 is available for Windows Server 2003 RTM & SP1; Windows Server...
  • Security Bulletin: March Update

    Hi folks, Please see below the security bulletin for March 2007. I encourage you to evaluate all these bulletins for applicability in your environments. New Bulletins: Microsoft is releasing no new security bulletins on 13 March 2007. Microsoft Windows...
  • Canberra Windows User Group: March 2007 Meeting

    Hi folks, I was just chatting with my good mate David Mackie and he reminded me that the Canberra Windows User Group meeting is on next week. So I thought a blog post was in order to help drum up some numbers. So this month Mitch Denny is going to be...
  • IT Masters here I come...

    Well I'm finally doing it! Today I sent in my application form to start an IT Masters degree in May of this year. So what is IT Masters exactly? Well essentially it's a masters degree for IT Professionals. It combines the best of University courses with...
  • Windows Server Virtualization: Public Demo Video

    Hi folks, One of our program managers in the Windows Virtualization team has posted a really cool video on the new technologies coming with Windows Server Virtualization coming in Longhorn Server. The demo consists of the following: Windows Server Virtualization...
  • After all it's a virtual world right?

    A couple of my mates from Canada went to talk to Jeff Woolsey from the Virtualization team while we were all in Seattle recently about what is coming up with Server Virtualization in Longhorn Server . Check out the podcast here ! Cheers, Jeffa