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April, 2009

  • SQL Server 2008 Failover Clustering

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Failover Clustering” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although these notes...
  • SQL Server 2008 Transparent Data Encryption (TDE)

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Transparent Data Encryption (TDE)” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although...
  • SQL Server 2008 Auditing

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Auditing” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although these notes were taken...
  • SQL Server 2008 Security

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Security” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although these notes were taken...
  • SQL Server 2008 Database Mirroring

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Database Mirroring” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although these notes...
  • SQL Server 2008 Encryption

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Encryption” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although these notes were taken...
  • SQL Server 2008 Database Snapshots

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Database Snapshots” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although these notes...
  • SQL Server 2008 Log Shipping

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Log Shipping” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although these notes were...
  • SQL Server 2008 Integration Services (SSIS)

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Integration Services (SSIS)” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although these...
  • SQL Server 2008 Tempdb

    Here are some notes on “SQL Server 2008 Tempdb” I took while attending an advanced class on SQL Server taught by Greg Low (from http://sqlblog.com/blogs/greg_low/ and http://www.sqldownunder.com/ ). Please note that, although these notes were taken...
  • SQL Server 2008 - Summary of Training Sessions

    I took some advanced SQL Server 2008 classes recently and shared my notes in a series of blog posts. Here's a summary of all those posts, in alphabetical order: SQL Server 2008 Auditing SQL Server 2008 Backup and Restore SQL Server 2008...
  • Understanding Windows Server 2008 DFS-N by analyzing network traces

    1 – Overview This blog post details the behavior of Windows Server 2008 DFS-N (Distributed File System - Namespaces) clients by looking at network traces. The main goal here is to show the interaction between a DFS-N client, a domain controller...
  • An Open Source NFS Client for Windows

    Microsoft is sponsoring research at the University of Michigan's Center for Information Technology Integration (CITI) to develop an open source NFS client for Windows. CITI developed the open source Linux-based reference implementation of NFSv4 that is...
  • Final version of Network Monitor 3.3 available for download

    NetMon 3.3 has just been released, with a number of new features. One of my favorites this time around is the ability to add comments to a frame. Also, keep in mind that protocols are evolving and having the latest NetMon can help. For instance, only...
  • Microsoft keynote at the RSA Conference 2009: End to End Trust

    Microsoft's Corporate VP of Trustworthy Computing (Scott Charney) delivered an interesting keynote as part of this year's RSA Conference about End to End Trust, following up on Craig Mundie's keynote last year. End to End Trust is described as "Microsoft...
  • Microsoft Management Summit 2009 keynotes available (includes updated System Center roadmap)

    The Microsoft Management Summit 2009 has started, touching on interesting themes like Virtualization, Dynamic IT and Private Clouds. For those not fortunate enough to be in Las Vegas attending in person, you can watch the keynotes on domand. The first...
  • RC for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 released to TechNet Plus and MSDN (includes filenames and sizes)

    If you are a TechNet Plus or an MSDN subscriber, you can now download the Release Candidate (RC) for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7. There are different files for each client architecture (x64, x86) and server architecture (x64, ia64). Additional...