July, 2007

  • Download This Windows Server 2008 E-Book--Free

    Have you got a .NET Passport? You'll need one. :-) https://profile.microsoft.com/RegSysProfileCenter/wizard.aspx?wizid=46b7fae8-f374-4ecb-92b5-dd6f308652c6&lcid=1033 Windows Server 2008 e-book offer The Microsoft Press Windows Server...
  • From Systen Administrator Appreciation Day

    Courtesy of http://www.sysadminday.com/time.html and by way of my colleague in India, Ravi Sankar, here's: Advice to employees on the proper use of the System Administrator's valuable time (In following examples, we will substitute the name "Ted...
  • Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2 Available

    Get it here http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/vstudio/aa700831.aspx . Visual Studio 2008 Downloads Get an early look at Visual Studio 2008 The next version of Visual Studio, Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008, will provide...
  • NY Windows Enterprise Group Meets August 2nd

    The New York Enterprise Windows User Group of NYPC Presents System Center Operations Manager 2007 by Omar Kouatly, Microsoft Program Manager Operations and Service Management Group Thursday, August 2, 2007 Abstract: System...
  • Xbox 360 Warranty Coverage Expanded

    AWESOME! This is great news! REDMOND, Wash. — July 5, 2007 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that it will expand its global Xbox 360™ warranty coverage. Any Xbox 360 customer who experiences a general hardware failure indicated by three flashing red...
  • ARE You Ready to Rock? Launch 2008--it's official!

    Yesterday at the Worldwide Partner Conference in Denver, CO, Microsoft announced the date for the joint launch of SQL Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008. In anticipation for the most significant Microsoft enterprise event in the...
  • OHHHHHHHHH Halo 3!

    From http://www.bungie.net/News/content.aspx?type=topnews&link=ethreeblowout Halo 3 Campaign Media: Bam Posted by lukems at 7/10/2007 9:47 PM PDT What's going to be shown at E3? What's going on down in Santa Monica? Consider this page, Halo...
  • Vista Sidebar Gadget for wine.com

    Are you a wine enthusiast? We’ve just completed and released a Vista sidebar gadget for Wine.com . Have announcements of “Just In” wines from the wine.com catalog piped to your Vista sidebar. Filter by professional ratings, regions, varietals, and...
  • .NET Valley Meets Tomorrow July 18th

    .NET Valley Live! Add this event to your calendar Location: At Luzerne County Community College Wednesday, July 18, 2007 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM This event will begin at 5:30pm in room 703 in building 7. Be sure to register for each session in this...
  • An Unblinking Eye on Microsoft

    From Mary Jo Foley's blog: I predicted Microsoft would hit the 60-million-copies-sold mark with Windows Vista around July 1. On July 26, at its annual Financial Analyst Meeting (FAM), Microsoft officials acknowledged the company has hit that milestone...
  • TechNet Webcast: Technical Overview of Active Directory Domain Services in Windows Server 2008

    Join me for a discussion of read-only domain controllers (RODC) and role-specific servers in Windows Server 2008. I’ll also be discussing Server Core and Group Policy functionality in Windows Server 2008 at 2:30 eastern time tomorrow. Date/Time...