Off Campus

Michael Greene

April, 2006

  • Using an Exchange mailbox just for the calendar?

    I recently had a discussion with Exchange administrators from a couple of major Universities to decide whether it would be possible for someone to use their Exchange mailbox in a "calendar only" capacity. The end user would like to maintain his or her...
  • SSL Auth/Encrypt your RDP sessions

    Every day I see critical servers in higher education sitting right out on the internet with public IPs. If you are responsible for maintaining that server and protecting your constituent's data, having it fully exposed to the Internet means you must be...
  • Great article on creating .docx files using .NET

    I just found the OpenXMLDeveloper.org site. Cool! I found the site after searching live.com for more information on open xml formats. There's a great article that provides source code for a simple tool to generate text in XML and store it in .docx (Word...
  • Education Vision: The 3 Pillars

    We just completed our mid-year review process internally, a milestone that focuses more on what you want to accomplish in the future rather than critique of past performance. I set a near-term goal to more clearly communicate our Education vision to technically...
  • Sources searched by Windows Live Academic Search

    From the Windows Live Help file: Windows Live Academic Search accesses content feeds from several publishers in the Computer Science, Physics, and Electrical Engineering areas. Academic Search works with CrossRef to facilitate cross-publisher searching...
  • Online seminars: Get the most out of your classroom technology

    Series of online seminars on how to leverage Microsoft technology in the classroom. http://www.microsoft.com/education/EPA.mspx
  • Free tools for Education

    First off, I’m happy to have written this while on a plane. I'm posting now that I'm in the Detroit airport - using my phone as a modem. One of my peers recently built a PowerPoint deck that focuses on all the solutions we literally give away that...
  • Follow-up to Free Education Tools

    We have the best partners in the world. I got an Email shortly after my last post for another article on the same topic. http://spaces.msn.com/bhandler/blog/cns!70F64BC910C9F7F3!730.entry Hopefully the trackback is automatically created.