May, 2007

  • Windows Server 2008 Scenarios Part III

    It's Monday and time for the next scenario: Branch Offices . The number of Branch Offices worldwide is growing when companies tries to get closer their customers. A branch office typically don’t have dedicated IT staff and bandwidth is often a problem...
  • Windows Server 2008

    Now it’s official! The “real” name for Longhorn Server will be Windows Server 2008 . That doesn’t mean it will be released next year, the target is still that RTM will be during second half of 2007. We normally name our products according to the Microsoft...
  • TechEd SEA 2007 Early Bird period ends next week

    Now it’s only 8 days of early bird promotion period left for TechEd SEA 2007 . For those of you who register before May 31 st the price will be only 599 RM. You can register here If you want to read about the content planning process, have a look at...
  • Outlook Rule Tips

    How often does this scenario happen to you? You send an email and refer to an attachment and once you press the send button you realize that you forgot to attach the file. And then you have to send a new embarrassing email with the attachment. I just...
  • Want your Vista laptop battery to last longer?

    If you are running Vista with the AERO glass effects (you know the transparency), you might have discovered that when you are running in battery, it runs out faster than normally. One guy got tired of this and created an application that turns AERO...
  • User Group Meeting in Singapore

    Tomorrow it’s time for the Singapore TechNet event “ You’re in control ” where we will launch System Center and Forefront and also have a look at the Longhorn Beta 3. But already on Thursday (May 10 th ) there’s a new event happening arranged by the...
  • Longhorn Server Scenarios Part I

    Now it’s time to start go through all the scenarios in Longhorn , let's start with Server Managment When you install Longhorn the installation process will continues without the need for you to provide input like admin password, computer name etc....
  • Longhorn Server Scenarios Part II

    Hi! It's time for the next Longhorn Scenario: High availability . This is a key scenario in Longhorn Server and will mainly be achieved through the following features: Failover Clustering : To have computers (nodes) work together in a cluster will...
  • Community Day in Manila

    After the success with the Community Launch of Vista, Office and Exchange in April it’s now time for the next big event arranged by PHIWUG, the Community Day . On May 19 th, five of the MVP’s in the Philippines will teach you everything about their special...
  • How did we come up with the name "Windows Server 2008"?

    Why don’t finish off the week with something fun. I saw this video about how the team came up with the name for Windows Server 2008. Pretty funny, I love when we make some fun of ourselves. Have a great weekend!
  • Office Videos

    It’s time for some funny videos again. I got a link recommended from one of my ITE colleagues in the Netherlands. This blog post shows some videos promoting Office 2007, I especially like number 2 and 3. Enjoy J
  • Sharepoint Enterprise Search

    As I prepared for my Sharepoint session in KL last week I read some articles about Sharepoint and search. One of them was from the TechNet Magazine and gives a good overview of the search solution we provide with MOSS 2007. It also describes in a good...