IT Pros & Dev Platforms

  • ODF Support in Office 2007 SP2

    Read some early discussions, presentations during October at Redmond WA-ODF . To go over final released documentation check the Document Interop Initiative site . Actually, there is a los of work going on around Interoperability at Microsoft . Have fun...
  • Live Search Toolbar & JRE

    Today, Microsoft and Sun announced the partnership to distribute the Live Search Bar tool when Installing Java Runtime Engine. To me this represents two things: a great example of partnership between two "used to be" distanced companies and the access...
  • “This is our time …”

    Our dinner was over, we had been watching all the news about it, some in Spanish, some others as we switched to English channel news. I had to have a fresh coffee before listening the speech and as I prepared the pot, placed the filter and pour some strong...
  • PDC keeps Rocking!

    I am fascinated not only for what the next computational model ( Windows Azure ) represents to all of us but also for how Microsoft keeps the promise on realizing the potential of individuals and organizations alike. From the beginning PDC 2008 has been...
  • And PDC is Rolling big time!

    Today was the day where “Windows Azure” was announced. I was so excited to be part of that exclusive crowd of knowing first hand. www.azure.com is where you need to go to find out more. I need to do a more complete post about it. For the time being I...
  • How are you doing with the IT Chaos?

    It happens from small to big business, family or personal IT labs at home, and of course depending on that size the complexity can go really wild. I am talking about the spreading of servers, applications, client workstations, mobile machines, routers...
  • PDC (Professional Developers Conference) "GET IT ON THE FUN" !

    Your first stop is Channel9 ... We are only 2 weeks away from having the PDC at Los Angeles! We are so excited becuase it is going to be such a blast not only as an experience for the community, developers, customers, partners, everyone who cares about...
  • SILVERLIGHT 2.0!

    Silverlight 2.0 was made available yesterday . The Web is been enlightened, solutions and rich web apps have been created with Silverlight 1.0 showing the powerfull rich app environment and integration with .NET. If you have already taken adavantage great...
  • Building my "Digital Dossier" ...starting at the middle

    I am reading a wonderful book " Born Digital ", which talks about the generation born after the 1980, The digital natives , how the authors call them. Those who most probably are leaving behind their " Digital Dossier ". As a parent, it is helping...
  • Have you checked IE8 Beta 1 yet?

    I have just installed it...to be Beta 1, not bad, smother experience. Very visible the "7" Emulate IE7 button, more graphical on the Tools and Page menus, can go directly to you Live space from there. I also like the Quick tab button on the left top corner...
  • Terminal Services + Silverlight + Lego Mindstorm

    You have to see this video on how you can expand Terminal Services on Windows Server 2008 (besides saving lots of money and enabling users to access required centralized apps in your company) shared by Narenda Wicaksono, IT Pro Evangelist from Indonesia...
  • The best of connecting people @ work

    I just went around looking for some news, and I found this "Magnifica" idea started and moved forward by Eileen Brown in UK. About connecting Women in Technology . I feel so good for her at the same time, becuase I know her and know the passion she has...
  • Know them, meet them, all Microsoft IT Pro Evangelists around the World

    I have always been one of those guys that when new technologies are coming, I want to know more about and digging waht is cool about it, how can I use it to really make a change in the way my servers, my desktops, my network, my IT Infrastructure can...
  • Estoy Listo para bloggear!

    Estimados, Este día decidí arrancar con este canal de comunicación que muchos ya están usando para el bien de compartir, conversar, opinar, abrir, guiar, desviar :-), contradecir, aclarar, y todo los posiblemente terminando en ar...sin argumentar,...