May, 2005

  • Hack IIS 6.0!

    Windows IT Pro Magazine is hosting a competition. Think you can hack IIS 6.0? Do it and win an X-Box! See details at http://www.hackiis6.com/ .
  • NYC SBS Users Group Meets May 18th

    NY SBS IT Professional's Group welcomes Two Guest Speakers Meeting at… Microsoft Offices NYC AXA Financial Bldg 1290 6th Ave (@ 52nd) May 18th 5-10pm Presentations begin at 6pm Migration Projects as Business Opportunities ...
  • Channel 9 Interview with Jim Allchin

    Hear what's happening with Longhorn from the man who knows http://channel9.msdn.com/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=63208
  • Rounding the Turn it's Windows, Unix, WIndows, Unix Neck in Neck!

    Sales of Windows-based servers has pulled even with those of Unix-based boxes for the first time ever, according to first quarter 2005 sales figures from researcher IDC. In an overall up server market, IDC counted $4.2bn worth of Microsoft Windows...
  • Free Upgrade to XP 64 bit

    Upgrade to Windows XP Professional x64 Edition from Windows XP Professional (32-bit). This program expires July 31, 2005. http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/64bit/upgrade/default.mspx
  • 45 Days Left until Harry Potter hits the shelves!

    There are only 45 days left until the latest installemnt in the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, hits store shelves. I was in my local Borders book store today to pre-order it, yes they'll be open at midnight to accomodate...
  • NYC Windows Enterprise Servers Group hosts Techday!

    NYeWin Tech Day The New York Enterprise Windows User Group (NYeWin) will hold a Tech Day event on Saturday May 21 st . This will be an all day meeting involving 4 technical presentations and two laboratory sessions as described below: Agenda: 09:00am...
  • Meet the Head of Microsoft's Linux Lab

    Bill Hilf is the techie behind Microsoft's Linux listening post. He also is a key player in Microsoft's evolving strategy to reach out to the open-source community. Read the entire interview at: http://www.microsoft-watch.com/article2/0,1995,1813672...
  • More Fair and Balanced Hacking!

    According to a non-profit org study (SANS): “ … As more Windows users agreed to receive security upgrades automatically, hackers looked to take advantage of other software programs that might not be patched as frequently … software by Oracle Corp....
  • NYC Enterprise Windows User Group June Meeting Scheduled

    June 2nd Presenter: Michael Murphy, TechNet Presenter, Microsoft Corporation Topic: Active Directory and DNS Sponsor: Microsoft Technet The availability of Active Directory services and authentication relies heavily on your DNS infrastructure. Join us...
  • Don Jones Windows Tip Sheet #43 WIN2K3 SP1

    ** Don Jones' Tip Sheet #43: Welcome to Win2003 SP1, Part 1 This week's tip is first in a four-part series of Win2003 Service Pack 1 tips. Now that Win2003 Service Pack 1 is out, you can start taking advantage of its new security features. While the new...