mcs.ireland.blog/infrastructure

Welcome to the blog of the Microsoft Consulting Services infrastructure team in Ireland

March, 2007

  • Monitor security changes using MOM

    Apress have released a freely downloadable appendix to their MOM 2005 Field Guide book. This appendix shows you how to easily set up MOM alerts for security changes, e.g. GPO creation or modification, OU deletion, adding members to administrative groups...
  • Windows Server 2003 SP2 is released

    SP2 shipped today. Whilst a key update to our current server platform, the SP is pretty unobtrusive - W2003 SP1 and XP SP2 were major changes in terms of security modifications (and resultant potential impact on applications) however SP2 is definitely...
  • Network Monitor

    The new and redesigned network monitor is here. "Microsoft Network Monitor 3" with Vista as a Supported Operating system, both in 32 and 64 bit editions. To learn more about Netmon you can download it from Here and if you have further questions you can...
  • Longhorn virtualisation demo video

    Here’s a video of Windows Server “Longhorn” and two of its cool new features: Server Core and Windows Server virtualization. In this demo you will see: - Windows Server Virtualization running on a Server Core installation managed remotely from another...