Jeff Alexander's Weblog

Technical Evangelist - Windows Infrastructure

November, 2007

  • Microsoft Office Mobile 6.1 Upgrade Now Available!

    Do you have a Windows Mobile Device?  Do you view or edit Office documents on you Windows Mobile device?  Well now you can view files created with the Office 2007 file format.  We have just released Microsoft Office Mobile 6.1.   This...
  • BIG: December Meeting: Windows Home Server

    Yes Dugie and the boys are going to have a fun meeting for the December BIG User Group Meeting.  And it's going to be all about Windows Home Server .  There should be some cool examples of Home Server machines and I might even have a surprise...
  • SQL Down Under Show 25

    Hey Everyone, SQL Down Under show 25 with guest Matthew Roche is now available for download from www.sqldownunder.com . In the show, Matthew provides tips and tricks for SQL Server Integration Services. Technorati Tags: Podcasts , SQL Server Cheers, Jeffa
  • Check out the Windows Server 2008 Developers!

    The folks that are developing Windows Server 2008 have posted a funny video on YouTube.  Check it out.. And to get more from the Windows Server 2008 Developers click here . Technorati Tags: Windows Server 2008 , Geek , Cool Cheers, Jeffadude
  • PowerShell V2.0 CTP Available Now!

    The PowerShell V2.0 CTP has now been released to the web for broad testing. If you haven't been playing with PowerShell then you should start now!  If you want to find out what's new in the 2.0 released then check out this post on the PowerShell...
  • Security Bulletin Release: November 2007

    What is this alert?   This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new Security Bulletin being released on 13 November 2007 . New Security Bulletins Microsoft is releasing the following two new security bulletins for newly discovered vulnerabilities...
  • 2007 Microsoft Office Security Guide

    Do you have email systems? Do you use desktop applications like Microsoft Office?  We all do right?  Collaboration tools are an essential part of our working life today.  Unfortunately the bad guys know this as well so they are regularly...
  • The Edge is rolling...

    Hey folks, TechNet Edge is up and rolling now.  The first of the videos are starting to appear and I particularly like this one about a new product called Centro.  It looks like an interesting offering if you are an IT Generalist or use Small...
  • The Edge has arrived..

      In a previous post I talked about a new program we were going to  launch soon where IT Pro's can hang out.  Well that time has come..almost..On Monday we are formally launching  The TechNet Edge .  What is it?  Well it...
  • The Surface team be blogging!

      Click the nice Surface computer to go to their site!  Now I just need them to send one to Australia! Technorati Tags: Surface , Cool
  • New Linux additions..

    We have just released some new Linux additions for Virtual Server 2005 R2.  Now we support the following distro's. Enterprise Distributions: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (Update 7) Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3.0 (Update 8) Red Hat Enterprise Linux...
  • Windows Home Server Webcasts

    Hi folks, Check out the upcoming webcasts on Windows Home Server. HP will perform a live demo of their soon to be released product, and leading technology experts will be on hand to answer your questions and discuss the future of home networking. Here...
  • Microsoft.com running RC0!

    As part of a huge "dogfooding" effort www.microsoft.com is now running Windows Server 2008 RC0!   This is huge in that they have 80+ boxes now running and taking advantage of IIS 7.0. We are also building in momentum to the 2008 Global...
  • Movember is a upon us...

    This post has nothing to do with technology.  This month is Movember Month and I'm going to grow a mo or a goatee to be exact.  Why? Depression affects 1 in 6 men...Most don't seek help. Untreated depression is a leading risk factor for suicide...