October, 2007

  • Unified Communication Launch

    Microsoft will soon launch our next wave of Unified Communications products and services. This includes Office Communications Server 2007 , Office Communicator 2007 , Exchange Server 2007 SP1 and Office Live Meeting . The worldwide launch is on October...
  • SQL Server 2008 event in Jakarta

    Time to report about an upcoming event in Jakarta. On November 2 nd there will be a TechNet Night Session about SQL Server. There will be a presentation about the news in SQL Server 2008 and also great opportunities to network with other IT Pros. Seats...
  • Windows Server book in Bahasa Indonesia

    It was not long ago since the first Windows Server 2008 book was released and now we already have a translated one in Bahasa Indonesia for all of you in Indonesia! Pengenalan Windows Server 2008 is localized by Fajar , an active blogger and community...
  • Blogging, blogging, blogging...

    Ok, time for an update on blogs from colleagues and friends. A lot of new blogs has popped up recently in my extended team, here’s a short list: SG IT Pro *Mania* Yasmeen and the IT Pro team in Singapore is blogging about news, events and other IT...
  • One year in APAC

    Today I celebrate my first year at Microsoft in APAC! In some ways it seems like a looong time ago since I moved since so much happened, I've been to so many places and meeting new people. On the other hand it doesn't seems like so long ago since I arrived...
  • Women In Technology sites

    I want to connect back to my post I did last week about the Women In Technology Lunch . Since then I’ve been in contact with women in the region who are keen on doing stuff around this initiative. In New Zealand they will have the first Girl Geek Dinner...
  • IT Pro events in Malaysia

    I just want to give you a heads up on some events happening in Malaysia in the coming months. 3 TechNet events are scheduled: November 15 th : Exchange Server 2007 SP1 & Mobility and Anywhere Access December 13 th : Getting Started with Security...
  • Microsoft Security Intelligence Report

    Last week our Security Intelligence Report was released. The report covers threat related trends (vulnerabilities, malware, spyware, etc) observed between January and June 2007 and includes contributions from several sources within Microsoft. You find...
  • Get started with Virtualization in Windows Server 2008

    There has been some buzz last week about the Virtualization (codename “Viridian”) features of Windows Server 2008 RC0. The virtualization team posted a FAQ and a step-by-step guide to get you started. Also read how eWeek reviewed it.
  • Technical Video Festival in Philippines

    It's time to get creative and share your knowledge with the community! PHIWUG in Philippines is running a Technical Video Festival where you stand the chance to win a Vista Ultimate among other prizes! What you need to do is create a video on how to...
  • Community Technology Update 2007 in Singapore

    On November 3rd it’s time for a Community Technology Update from the user groups in Singapore. The last one they did for the Office, Vista & Exchange Launch was a great success so I’m looking forward to this one. I will not be a speaker this time...
  • Women In Technology

    Finally I got the photos from our Women In Technology Lunch at TechEd SEA last month. I also want to ask all you women out there, what would you like to see as a next step? More session like this one, dinners, online interaction or something else? Let...
  • Unified Communication Launch - get up to spead now!

    Some hours ago the UC Launch took place in San Francisco. You can watch a video from the key note, get technical resources and download trial versions of the products here . We also have some free E-learning courses on Office Communication Server available...
  • Agents On A Mission

    There is now just a few weeks until TechEd IT Forum in Barcelona and since I have a lot of colleagues there I follow what is happening. The event is sold out but there is a virtual component for the event as well and the virtual hosts are my friends from...