January, 2007

  • Jet Database Engine vs. SQL Server

    I got a question on email after my Exchange seminar in Penang yesterday and I think it would be interesting for all of you. The question was “Why is Exchange Server 2007 still using the Jet Database Engine instead of SQL Server?” When the Exchange...
  • Windows Home Server

    At Bill Gates keynote at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas yesterday he announced a new cool product from Microsoft, Windows Home Server. This is kind of at storage server for your home so you can have all your music, movies, photos and files...
  • 2 days to go...

    Now it’s just two days to go before Vista will be available to all of you! WOW J The upcoming weeks there will be lots of things happening around the world. A few examples of events in the Southeast Asia region: Philippines: Launch event at February...
  • New computer

    I got a new computer yesterday! I’ve been working with Vista now for a long time but it’s time to start preparing for Longhorn so I got a more powerful one, a Lenovo X60 with 4 GB of RAM. I picked it up at Microsoft helpdesk and they were so happy to...
  • Evaluate Exchange 2007 and Office 2007

    If you are eager to try out our new products you can now download evaluation versions of Exchange Server 2007 and Office 2007. Vista will also be available in a short time. You can also get a bunch of necessary resources like webcasts, whitepapers and...
  • Free TechNet Plus Subscription when taking exam

    Are you thinking of taking an exam in the near future? Right now is an excellent opportunity to get a one-year subscription to TechNet Plus Direct for free. If you purchase Exam Insurance and take your first exam before January 31 st the subscription...
  • Vista contests

    Since I’m in a Vista mood right now I have to tell you about a few contests that you can participate in. ShowUsYourWow is a contest where you can share a WOW moment with us. It could be that time when you finished your first marathon, the birth of...
  • TechNet events in Malaysia

    Hi everyone! Now I’m back to work again after the holidays. This was the first Christmas away from Sweden and spending it in a warm country was great, although I of course miss my family! Next big thing on my agenda is some TechNet events in Malaysia...
  • 24 hours of Exchange Server

    If you are interested in Exchange Server 2007, the product team is running a series of webcasts called “24 hours of Exchange Server 2007”. As the name implies there is 24 different sessions covering all aspects of Exchange 2007. As always you can choose...
  • TechNet Briefing Borneo

    Last week I visited Kuching and Kota Kinabalu on Borneo for two TechNet Briefings. A lot of people came, more than we expected and I hope everyone had a great day. On the Agenda we had a range of topics from Active Directory, Exchange 2007, SQL Server...