Mark Deakin

#GeekinDeakin

July, 2007

  • It all starts today

    Today we RTM (Released to Manufacturing) Office Communications Server 2007 and its relating technologies (listed below), it all starts today ! Office Communicator 2007 Office Communications Server 2007 Office Live Meeting Console 2007 Communicator Web...
  • A Dark Day in the Deakin household

    This post is a little off topic but I wanted to share with you one of the best gadgets I have ever owned, before I sell it :-( About three years ago I purchased a Sony Aibo ERS-7 (pictured here) as its something that I had been dreaming of owning for...
  • 28 days later

    Almost a month ago (28 days to be precise), I put together a post as I was moving my telephone number over to Office Communications Server 2007, I thought it might be a good idea to share with you how things have gone. During the last 28 days, I have...
  • Don't break my tele Tony!

    In the spirit of enabling 'anywhere access', I have installed Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 on my Windows Vista (used for Media Center) machine at home, plugged in an old webcam I managed to find, plugged in my Catalina and this was the result :...
  • Do you need Comm-etiquette lessons? Part 2

    Earlier this month I talked about a guide to comms-etiquette that Penny Edge from The Finishing Academy and I have put together. The purpose behind this was to look at the different ways in which people can communicate these days i.e. email, voice, instant...
  • Do you need Comm-etiquette lessons?

    Its safe to say, most people know how to act when meeting and speaking with people. Most of us have learnt this etiquette from our parents and in some cases might have even learn this sort of stuff at school. The next step after etiquette I suppose...