jorkeo - hosting geek

tales from the infrastructure of the web

August, 2007

  • Halo 3 HD action videos

    I can't get enough of the Halo 3 action at the moment, even though I don't even own an Xbox. Check out these live action videos that Mattbat (Top Microsoft TAM) sent through me earlier in the week. Now that Halo 3 has gone gold there is a lot happening...
  • Windows Server 2008 Hosting Roadshow

    "Learn it First > Deploy It First" UPDATED!: When? Tuesday 6 Nov 2007, 8.30am & Wednesday 7 Nov 2007 8:30am Where? Sydney: Clifton and Associates - Sydney CBD, Level 2, 200 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000 Link to Register...
  • Tafiti - Swahili for: do research

    Tafiti is an awesome mashup with silverlight and live - give it a crack, I can't believe how fast it returns results an presents them. How cool would this be as a front end to a MOSS search.. eh eh.. anyone? Have a gander at the Tafiti video on10 . Note...
  • Tech.Ed Day 2/3 and Dusted

    Well that was the hugest Tech.Ed ever and all I can say is "ma legs, ma legs.. can't feel my legs!..". I spent the last 2 days on the MS showcase stand around the Dev Garten and talked to literally hundreds of customers and partners. For those that want...
  • Halo 3 Hoodies

    Check it out - Deeps modeling a Halo 3 hoodie - show the technet love and you might get one. -jorke
  • Tech.Ed Day 1

    tech.ed is off and rocking, awesome keynote from AnimalLogic who've worked on Happy Feet and 300 plus the Carlton Big Ad - really cool to see how these guys work and I love their idea of Best Practice being "Getting the Job Done". Great keynote by Frank...
  • Claimed!

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  • Tech.Ed bound

    Tech.Ed is next week starting Tuesday - totally sold out. Johann and Deeps are getting excited with the showcase and stand set-ups. Chuck has lined me up manning some of the Microsoft Booths which we'll be showing off some of the coolest new developments...
  • Chaaaangess..

    With Frank returning to the mothership a few things have shuffled around, well not much for me anyway being the DPE teams "n00b".. I now report to Anna Liu who is like the smartest tech chick I know - which is awesome! I've also had a small title change...
  • Back from training.

    Wow.. back from the many, many training programs, feel like I need to remove my brain for a bit and leave it for a soak overnight in some soda water! Returned from Orlando a couple of weeks ago from MGX which was huuuge - saw Billg demo Surface which...