Nathan Mercer's blog

Technology Evangelist :: Microsoft New Zealand :: bat phone 021375503

September, 2006

  • Windows Vista RC1 is available for download

    "Release Candidate 1" of Windows Vista RTMed in the early hours of last Saturday morning NZ time and is now available to TechNet and MSDN subscribers, as well as those people who signed up for the Windows Vista Customer Preview Program (CPP) with the...
  • Mount ISOs in Vista?

    Daemon Tools is a "standard-issue" tool that a lot of people use to mount ISO images onto their machines. The download versions that have been available in the past have not worked on Windows Vista. I just noticed last night that the Daemon Tools...
  • Cisco and Microsoft Unveil Joint Architecture for NAC-NAP Interoperability

    Cisco and Microsoft are delivering on their previously stated commitment to provide customers and partners with clear guidance on how Cisco Network Admission Control (NAC) and Microsoft Network Access Protection (NAP) will interoperate. The two companies...
  • Post-RC1 Vista build available for download

    Over the weekend we released an interim build of Windows Vista, also known as an EDW, or External Developer Workstation. This build is number 5728 and serves as an update to RC1 and runs in parallel with that release. The build is available as an ISO...
  • Reminder: Wellington SharePoint User Group on Wednesday 13th September

    Wellington SharePoint User Group on Wednesday 13th September: With the growing interest in the Microsoft SharePoint technologies space fuelled by the upcoming release of Windows SharePoint Services v3 and Office SharePoint Server 2007 there is a new SharePoint...