Good morning all!

Having created the Microsoft Forefront - Gulf Facebook group, it has been online for a week and has 46 members and growing, so if you are on facebook and are not a member, you should be! if you have not yet signed up, these are the links which I have posted so far. I will try and keep the facebook page and my blog in sync as much as possible to get the best coverage for you all. HTH. Mosttly, I want to relay information from the product teams here at Microsoft to you to keep you in the loop, so here is what we have so far(playing catchup on the blog!!!):

Download UAG RTM Eval: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=740bd005-5ff9-426e-9c17-a93ae8629582

F5 Optimizer for UAG: http://www.f5.com/news-press-events/press/2010/20100105.html

SCOM Pack for TMG Released!: http://blogs.technet.com/isablog/archive/2010/01/14/scom-pack-for-forefront-threat-management-gateway-2010-has-been-released.aspx

Hardware Recommendations for TMG: http://blogs.technet.com/isablog/archive/2010/01/12/hardware-recommendations-for-forefront-tmg-2010.aspx

TMG Administrators Companion goes to print: http://blogs.technet.com/isablog/archive/2010/01/15/forefront-tmg-administrator-s-companion-goes-to-the-printers.aspx

TMG Best Practices Analyzer: http://blogs.technet.com/isablog/archive/2010/01/22/announcing-the-availability-of-tmg-best-practices-analyzer-version-8.aspx

Microsoft Anti-Spam Web Updated: http://www.microsoft.com/forefront/antispam/

Hope you like the new info!

Blog soon!