March, 2008

  • Cool Terminal Services Demo

    You have to check out Naren's cool video that is now hosted on TechNet Edge . It's showing the integration between Silverlight, Terminal Services and Robotics...
  • Help Captain Server save the World

    Tomorrow it's time for the big Server Launch in Singapore. There's a lot of cool contests going on now, like Captain Server where you're supposed to follow the mystery clues to retrieve the Universal Key which will save all of mankind! Successful Heroes...
  • Full Disk Encryption

    Azra , our security specialist in Malaysia, just wrote a blog post about Full Disk Encryption and what the benefits are. Check it out and also read more about our full disk encryption solution in Vista; BitLocker
  • Vista Service Pack 1 available via Windows Update

    Windows Vista SP1 in English, French, German, Spanish and Japanese is now available and more languages will be ready by end of April. In approximately one month, Windows Update will automatically download SP1 to those PCs configured to receive automatic...
  • Virtualization for consolidation and easier management

    When I go to Malaysia I always try to connect with ELITE , the IT Pro Community over there. One of the guys I have gotten to know is Tee and he has lately been working with a Windows Server 2008 project within the IT Pro Momentum program. He works as...
  • Looking for Heroes in Malaysia

    For all you IT Pro and Developer Heroes in Malaysia, it's time to shine and maybe win prizes! All you need to do is write a story based on a true event telling us how you have used Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server, Visual Studio and you can win 30...
  • TechEd Southeast Asia 2008

    The countdown to TechEd SEA 2008 has started! This year I'm the content owner for IT Pro topics so I'm already heavily involved in finding good speakers, reviewing content and fit everything together so that you get the best possible experience! We...
  • Springboard Live! Virtual Roundtable

    Last week there was a virtual roundtable discussing Windows Vista. Mark Russinovich led the discussion with industry experts and invited IT Pros. Since it was in the middle of the night for us in Asia you probably didn't catch it but it's now available...
  • Community Heroes in Philippines

    I’ve been blogging a number of times about user group events in Philippines that I have been attending. A lot of the IT Pro and Developer activities are driven by engaged and passionate people from the community and to highlight them and what they do...
  • Security and Availability in SQL Server 2008

    I just found a good podcast on TechNet EDGE , it’s a TechNet Radio session that is worth listening to if you’re interested in SQL Server 2008. The topic is Security and Availability in SQL Server 2008 , with the SQL experts Kimberly Tripp and Paul S....
  • Gorgeous Geeks next activity

    It’s time for all the Gorgeous Geeks in Malaysia to gather again. The first activity is now scheduled for end of March, called Colorful Geeks Workshop . The workshop kicks off at 1.30 on March 29 th and ends at 4.15. This is how they present the workshop...
  • Windows Server 2008 Security Guide

    Windows Server 2008 Security guide is now available for download from TechNet. The description on the web site reads: This guide provides instructions and recommendations to help strengthen the security of computers running Windows Server 2008 that...
  • TechNet Spotlight

    Have you heard of TechNet Spotlight ? This is videos from various Microsoft events worldwide that you can watch on demand. Right now, we have a lot of Windows Server 2008 sessions available, like Windows Server 2008 Kernel Advances , Windows Server 2008...