April, 2007

  • Devil Wears Prada goes mobile...

    On my flight back from the US this weekend I saw the movie “Devil wears Prada” which was pretty amusing and killed a few hours. Someone at Microsoft made their own version of this movie to show how much easier life would be with a unified communications...
  • Longhorn Beta 3 is now public!

    Now it’s finally here, the public Beta 3 of the next version of Windows Server, code name “Longhorn”. To try to shortly describe what this version is all about is difficult so I will instead describe the scenarios Longhorn will handle and over the coming...
  • Vista Certification finally done!

    After working with Vista for more than a year, finally I’ve taken my certification!! The MCP exam I took is called 70-620: Installing and configuring Windows Vista . To prepare for it I took a 3-day bootcamp here in Singapore and today after lunch we...
  • TechEd SEA 2007 Blog

    Since we are ramping up the planning for TechEd SEA 2007 , Ed Quek, who is responsible for the content selection has started blogging about the early plans for the event, which speakers are confirmed and other interesting stuff for all of you who are...
  • Exchange 2007 Migration session

    On the last Saturday of April (the 28th) it’s time for the ELITE user group to have its next gathering. ELITE is based in Kuala Lumpur so the meeting will be held in the Microsoft Office in Petronas Towers from 2-5 PM. The topic for the meeting will be...
  • Vista Application Compatibility

    If you are worried that your existing application won’t work on Vista, I read a great article that describes some of the problems that could occur and how to avoid or solve them. Among other things it talks about how to run applications in backward compatibility...
  • System Center and Forefront Launch

    In the beginning of May it’s time for the new System Center product line to be launched. In Singapore we will do a TechNet Event on May 9 th with among other things Forefront Security and System Center on the agenda. We will also close the day with a...
  • Community Launch in Singapore

    On April 28 th it’s time for the User Groups in Singapore to do a joint Community Launch of Vista, Office 2007 and Exchange 2007. There will be two tracks, one for developers and one for IT Pros . I will do a Vista Security session on the IT Pro track...