July, 2007

  • Windows Server 2008 Scenarios Part IV

    Finally it’s time for the next scenario in the Windows Server 2008 series, Security and Policy Enforcement . Since Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 were designed to be together we get some of the security enhancements we saw in Vista, like BitLocker...
  • Windows Home Server is here

    A few hours ago it was announced that Windows Home Server has now been Released To Manufacturing (RTM). This means we still have to wait some time to be able to buy it in store and to get a trial version the wait should not be too long…. For more information...
  • New ITE in Indonesia!

    It’s time for me again to welcome a new IT Pro Evangelist to APAC. In the beginning of July, Narenda Wicaksono joined Microsoft Indonesia and he will engage with all you IT pros by doing TechNet events, web casts and other online stuff. He used to be...
  • How NOT to use your administrator's time

    One of the IT Pro Evangelists in India, Ravi Sankar , sent me a link on “ Advice to employees on the proper use of the System Administrator's valuable time ”. Among all the advices I liked this one: If you get an EXE file in an email attachment, open...
  • SQL Server 2008 E-learning

    The first E-learning course on SQL Server 2008 is now released. As described on the web: “ You will explore the new data types and the data management features. Additionally, you will learn about the enhanced Integration Services, Analysis Services...
  • Windows Server 2008 June CTP

    I’m a bit late on this news but the June CTP of Windows Server 2008 got released on connect and for those of you with a TechNet Subscription in late June. Some changes from Beta 3 was made, except for fixing bugs, the biggest one was probably that IIS...
  • New IT Pro Evangelist in Singapore

    I just have to tell you about my new IT Pro Evangelist colleague in Singapore, Dennis Chung . He used to be a Windows MVP so some of you might already have met him. If not you will probably meet him at some event soon :)
  • Powershell GUI

    If you think Powershell seems like a good way of administrating your servers but like to do things graphically, here’s a tool for you! With PowerGUI from Quest you can create cmdlets graphically and display the PowerShell code. You can download it for...
  • Windows Vista Vulnerability Report

    Hi! I’ve been on vacation in Sweden now for a couple of weeks so it has been some silence on my blog but a lot of interesting emails and news are in my inbox so I’ll try to update you with it this week. Vista has been out now for little more than...