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July, 2004

  • This blog thing

    I already had my web site for so long, doing a blog can't be that hard. Of course, we will only know that in the future. Let's see if I can keep up with it. I guess I will be writing mostly about Microsoft technology, since that's where I work and...
  • Security for Applications

    If you updated your MCSD for .NET last year, there are two interesting new exams that were recently released. The topic this time is Security! The idea is to prove you know how to implement security in you C# or VB code: Se você atualizou...
  • Outlook 2003 and the OAB

    Outlook 2003 introduced a number of improvements and the most relevant (in my opinion) it the new Cached Mode. This allows the client to show you a cached copy of your mailbox as a background process updates the information. The result is a better user...
  • Good scripting book for WSH, ADSI, WMI?

    Someone asked me: “Hey Jose... Was wondering if you could recommend any good scripting books from Microsoft for WSH, ADSI and specifically WMI. I'm starting to look into leveraging this technology, and I'm a virtual newbie when it comes to Win32...
  • We live very interesting times

    If you're a .NET developer, the next 12 months are going to be very exciting. We have Visual Studio 2005, SQL Server 2005 and the new version of the framework coming. Not only that, but we will have new “Express“ versions of them coming...
  • Security, VHDs e Defragmentation

    I have spent most of my time recently delivering the Microsoft Security Onsite training. This is something that Microsoft is offering to Enterprise customers at no cost. It's actualy two one-day clinics, talking about a number of things related to securing...