Jeff Alexander's Weblog

Technical Evangelist - Windows Infrastructure

November, 2008

  • Screencast: SMB Protocol Comparisons

    One of the biggest improvements in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista is in the area of file services.  Everyone needs to copy files and get access to file shares.  But in older versions of Windows such as Windows XP and Windows Server 2003;...
  • TechNet Live!: Coming Next Week

    As the economic times seem to be affecting all of us we have been thinking of ways to get technical update information to you without having to hop on an airplane.  This also helps the environment so it’s win all around. Over the last couple of years...
  • TechNet Magazine: December 08 Edition Online

    The December Edition of TechNet Magazine is online now and this issue is all about interoperability; something I’ve been talking about a lot lately.  Here are a few highlights: Authenticate Linux Clients with Active Directory – This is great article...
  • Security Bulletin: November Update

    This bulletin give you details about new security bulletins being released today.  Please find links to them below which contains more information. Bulletin Identifier Maximum Severity Affected Products Impact MS08-068 Important Windows 2000, Windows...
  • IT Pro Momentum: New Technologies Available!

      IT Pro Momentum is an early adopter program for IT Professionals looking to get their hands dirty with the newest technologies to drive business value and further their career.  We launched this program last year and had some good interest...
  • Life at the Coalface

    As IT Pro’s we are at the frontlines everyday.  Well it’s good to hear from some real IT Pro’s that have decided to trial a Podcast Series called “Coalface Tech” and it’s hosted by James Bannan from APC and Mark Wilson in the UK .  Both are...
  • Yes We Can!

    Obama Wins!!  More at his blog .  It was great to also see Microsoft Surface being used by NBC’s Chuck Todd for predicting election results.  Frank blogged about so you can see more there. Technorati Tags: Politics , General Musings Jeffa
  • Security Resources Updated

    As I recently posted we had an out of band security update released last week which means security right now is more top of mind than ever.  So with that I wanted to refresh your memory of some great security resources and some new ones that you...
  • Start doing more with Windows Mobile

    Want to Start doing more with Windows Mobile ?  Then check out the latest devices on offer!   I’ve recently got a couple of these new devices and thought would be good to give you my impressions.  But before I do that I want to talk a little...