Productivity in the Cloud

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December, 2008

  • Exchange Activesync protocols now open

    A further sign of Microsoft’s commitment towards being more open is that the protocols for Exchange Activesync (EAS) have now been published to the public (previously they were only available to licensees). EAS is already built into pretty much every...
  • Do You Really Need A SAN Anymore?

    I have had many interesting conversations about my post on Advantages of DAS over SAN storage in Exchange 2007 and the related session I delivered at Tech.Ed 2008… many sceptics have seen the light, although some remain sceptical. It’s interesting...
  • Microsoft uses software edge on Cisco in Unified Communications war

    There is an interesting article over at SearchUnifiedCommunications.com about how the tables have turned between Microsoft and Cisco in Unified Communications.  Two years ago the Yankee Group recommended Cisco, but that now seems to be changing....
  • Farewell Movember

    Another Movember has passed.  This morning I had my shaving ritual and am now walking around feeling like my top lip is exposed and vulnerable.   Kinda looks like a mugshot It was a great year and the Microsoft Mo Bros managed to raise thousands...