October, 2005

  • Windows Server R2 is Coming

    Get the Information You Need on R2 in this Webcast Series Windows Server 2003 R2 Webcast Series – Extend Connectivity and Control in Your Environment Did you know that there is a new version of Windows Server 2003 coming? Did you know there are...
  • VS 2005 Released to Manufacturing

    EXTRA! EXTRA! READ ALL ABOUT IT! VISUAL STUDIO RTM'S! .NET Framework 2.0 Final Released http://www.betanews.com/article/NET_Framework_20_Final_Released/1130438027 Visual Studio, SQL Server 2005 Go Gold http://www.betanews.com/article/Visual_Studio_SQL_Server_2005_Go_Gold...
  • Ask not what your children can do for you....

    WEE SING AMERICA , How Sweet the Sounds Ok, I never do this, but I have to tell you about this awesome, awesome CD and booklet. If you are an American, at home or ex-pat, doesn't matter, and you have children, you must get this for your kids (and...
  • SUEEEEEEE! SUEEEEEE! Here pig, pig, pig!

    OPEN OFFICE IS A RESOURCE HOG Oh, way back in March when I had just gotten on th blogging bandwagon ( I still consider myself a neophyte and only just this week bought and started reading BLOG !) I posted a link from which users could download a trial...
  • SQL Snippets

    Administering and Managing SQL 2005 Here's some more inside look at SQL 2005 as we ramp up to Launch! I hope to see you in NYC November 22nd! Demo 1-1 Creating a New Database http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037/SQL-02_Demo1-1.asx Demo 1-2...
  • XBOX 360 is Coming

    www.XBOX.com is LIVE... And redesigned, now that original XBOX production has ceased and we are ramping up to XBOX 360! Check this out and start crossing off the days on your calendar...only 28 days until the North American launch! oh, sweet, sweet...
  • Best of SQL Launch

    PSSSST! Hey, Buddy, I Got your SQL Server Right Here! You know (or maybe you don't) that in real life I'm a TechNet presenter. We're those guys that do the live TechNet events ( www.technetevents.com ) and many of the webcasts ( www.microsoft.com/webcasts...
  • Live Meeting

    OK This Is Just Too Funny! This is an ad for our online meeting software, Live Meeting. It's hysterical! Check it out http://www.businesstravelstopshere.com/lift/ .
  • Exchange Server Demos

    And this One Goes Out to The NY Exchange Users Group! The Exchange Best Practice Analyzer Ever wonder just how solid your Exchange installation was? Are you getting the best performance out of your Exchange Servers, what optimal configurations are...
  • SQL Snippets

    OK, sorry I haven't posted more of these in the last week, so I'll make up for it now! Here's the whole SQL session picking up from the last posting on the SAC. Demo 4-1 Understanding User-Schema Separation http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037...
  • Dot Net Rocks!

    Road Trip Time! The .Net Rocks Road trip officially began yesterday in Boston. Carl Franklin and Richard Campbell will be traveling across the United States to talk to our communities about the exciting new features for developers in VS2005. They will...
  • SQL Snippets

    What is the Surface Area Configuration Wizard and How Do I use it? How do you make your SQL 2005 servers more secure without having to read 700 pages of security guidance? Check it out in these double shot demos! http://www...
  • SQL snippets

    Running Queries and Scripts in SQL 2005---In Less than 2 Minutes! http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037/SQL-01_Demo2-2.asx