Jeff Alexander's Weblog

Technical Evangelist - Windows Infrastructure

November, 2009

  • Check out my last 50 Tweets

    Thanks again to the wonderful Mr. Frank I’m using this new tool called Twitter Inserter .  Check out my last 50 tweets.  Thanks to the author Tod Birdsall for an incredibly effective plug-in! @ MossyBlog Dude have you heard of Boot to VHD in...
  • Get up to 25% off Certification Exams until the end of the year!

    With the number of new products that have come out recently it’s a good time to re-visit your Microsoft certification status and get up to date. To help with this the folks over at Microsoft Learning are running a program until December 31st 2009 where...
  • Presentation Resources Now Available!

      Over the lest few weeks I’ve been travelling around the place talking about Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2.  I always get asked to supply the slides for each session I do so i thought it was time to upload a bunch of these decks because...
  • Microsoft Security Bulletin: November 2009 Release

    This month it’s the lucky number 6 in regards to security updates.  Yes we have 6 updates this month to consider for your environments.  Details are below. New Security Bulletins Bulletin ID Bulletin Title Max Severity Vulnerability Impact Restart...
  • Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 5.0 CTP Now Available!

    In the recent deployment sessions on Windows 7 you might remember me discussing the importance of planning when deploying a new operating system.  Well the Solution Accelerator team would like to announce that the MAP Toolkit 5.0 CTP is now available...
  • More Windows 7 Australian Ads

    In case you haven’t come across these there are more Windows 7 Australian ads online now. Parental Controls Homegroup I like them because they are appealing to the average user.  Good to see so many local ads being done. Technorati Tags: Windows...
  • TechNet Magazine: November 2009 Issue Online Now!

      This month in TechNet Magazine Online ; Windows Server 2008 R2 is featured along with some other good information for deploying Windows 7 .  Yes Windows 7 is out and is getting a lot of attention.  But don’t forget about  this important...
  • Extensible File Classification Infrastructure in Windows Server 2008 R2

    Managing storage is something administrators struggle with.  I know when I was in Microsoft IT one of the biggest  issues we had was data that was aged and no longer being accessed but still taking up an enormous amount of space.  Organisations...
  • The first Microsoft Store Opens in Scottsdale!

      Now when are we going to get one of these in Sydney?  Technorati Tags: Microsoft Store jeffa