jorkeo - hosting geek

tales from the infrastructure of the web

September, 2007

  • Stacks of IIS 7.0 Webcasts - come get it while its hot!

    Heaps of IIS7 webcasts coming up, great if you like staying up and playing in the early morning as that's when these webcasts will be aussie time but if you don't mind waiting a little while they should be archived and you can watch them at your leisure...
  • Windows 2008 RC0 released!

    Awesome, been hanging out for this one for a looong time. Download and try it out here: Windows Web Server 2008 RC0 Windows Server 2008 RC0 Standard Edition Windows Server 2008 RC0 Enterprise Windows Server 2008 RC0 Datacenter Don't forget the install...
  • Halo 3 Released!

    Jeffa is excited: http://www.nickhodge.com/blog/archives/2314/ Halo 3 Believe - absolutely stunning : http://halo3.com/believe/shell.html Awesome photos on "daily dose of imagery": http://wvs.topleftpixel.com/07/09/25/ Check out the updated videos at...
  • Silverlight Mime types in IIS6 and Apache

    If you want to host Silverlight on a web server that isn't IIS7, such as IIS6 which is the second best web server in the world (2nd to IIS7 :) ) you'll need to add the MIME types to support the correct content type interpretation by the browser. In the...
  • Silverlight 1.0 released

    Earlier today Scottgu posted Silverlight 1.0 has been released. I'm pretty excited about this especially about the cross-platform capability with "Moonlight", so silverlight now works on linux. Hosting providers can easily host this now, with no change...
  • Home Server rockin' Australian IT

    Windows Home Server is starting to get noticed by the media (go jeffa !)which is awesome as I reckon it'll have an adoption curve like Media Centre - very slow at first then exponentially growing . I have a soft spot in my heart for home computing and...
  • Windows Server 2008 Beta 3 downloads

    A whole heap of new Windows Server 2008 Beta 3 versions have just pushed up to Microsoft Downloads. Windows Server® 2008 Beta 3 Enterprise Windows Server® 2008 Beta 3 Standard Windows Server® 2008 Beta 3 Datacenter Windows® Web Server 2008 Beta 3 Windows...
  • IIS7 Go live

    Lately I've been bustin' out with Windows 2008 beta 3 and core server particularly with installing iis7 and I'll post my experimental results soon, but you can can use IIS7 in production now . Old news, but its surprising how many people don't know -...