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March, 2008

  • Windows Server 2008 Admin tools for Vista SP1, Released to WEB

    Now finally you can administer your Active Directory.. your DHCP, DNS, NPS... Group Policy all from a Windows Vista workstation. The RSAT (Remote Server Administration Tools) are already a part of Windows Server 2008 . They're the set of administration...
  • Time Change Broke my AT&T TILT Phone

    "Tilt Off" At&t..   This is my relatively new Tilt phone. I love the Windows Mobile 6 that it has.  Sunday morning it was working just fine. I unplugged it from the charger, read the 4 emails I had. Saw that I got a popup...
  • AT&T lack of Customer Service..... Story continues

    See my previous post for what happened to my HTC TILT phone.  Remember I was told I had "a Choice".  Today I drove the 70 miles roundtrip to the other side of Dallas.  This Device center is obviously contracted to AT&T. I...
  • Windows Server 2008 Launch Slides Module 3 Security

    Hello! Thanks for checking out my blog. We just started doing Launch Events for Windows Server 2008. I got to do one of the first events Yesterday in San Antonio, Texas. Thanks home state crowd. It was a blast to present to you. As promised I have the...
  • Windows Server 2008 Launch Slide Module 1 What's New

    Hello! Thanks for checking out my blog. We just started doing Launch Events for Windows Server 2008. I got to do one of the first events Yesterday in San Antonio, Texas. Thanks home state crowd. It was a blast to present to you. As promised I have the...
  • Windows Server 2008 IIS 7.0 Module

      Here is the info for Module 4 of the Launches we have been doing.  It is on Windows Server 2008 IIS 7.0 and you can find the slide deck: Session 4 Slides and Resources
  • Windows Server 2008 Launch Slides Module 2 Virtualization

    Hello! Thanks for checking out my blog. We just started doing Launch Events for Windows Server 2008. I got to do one of the first events Yesterday in San Antonio, Texas. Thanks home state crowd. It was a blast to present to you. As promised I have the...
  • Microsoft offers free support for Vista SP1 installs

    Great  computerworld article here: http://www.computerworld.com/action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasic&articleId=9070878&intsrc=news_ts_head
  • Windows Server 2008 Launch Slides

    http://www.technetevents.com/2008-launch-resources.aspx   is the official location the finally got posted.  So if you have been to one of my Windows Server 2008 launch events and wanted to download the slides here ya go!
  • Happy ending to Tilt Story.

    Well!  I just got back from lunch and there was a box waiting for me on the front door step. Yep AT&T came thru and got me a replacement phone.  I guess missing the deadline by 1 minute yesterday they came thru for me.   I just...
  • Do you need help with running a Pilot on Windows Server or Unified Communications?

    Is IT Pro Momentum right for you? Do you want to learn more about the newest Microsoft technologies? Will you be evaluating new Microsoft products and features? Are you willing and able to test and pilot Microsoft beta products in production? Would you...