May, 2007

  • Data Recovery Using Linux

    by MichaelF on May 24, 2007 06:15pm It's happened to me and I'm sure it has happened to you: your software won't load and your data is now trapped inside your PC. The problem may be a hardware or a software failure, and the problem may seem to be irrecoverable...
  • Windows Vista Beta/Linux IPsec Interop Testing

    by MichaelF on May 09, 2007 07:27pm In addition to technical tips, blogs and video interviews, the Open Source Software Lab at Microsoft conducts a number of technical analysis and research projects throughout the year to help inform and solve key...
  • Business as Usual

    by billhilf on May 18, 2007 09:22pm It’s been an interesting week, with people offering a range of opinions about what they think is happening in Redmond. Despite a lot of pontification, our strategy regarding intellectual property and open source...
  • Samba, IPv6 and Windows/Linux Interoperability: Sam interviews Dr. David Holder

    by Sam Ramji on May 31, 2007 05:36pm I got the chance to meet many extremely smart developers last month at SambaXP , the annual Samba developer conference. After attending I’m convinced that the Samba team knows more about how Windows networking...
  • Clarifications

    by billhilf on May 15, 2007 02:49pm I have strong opinions.  Those of you who know me personally know that I am not one to "follow the herd" and that I speak up.  However, I need to comment on a recent story where I was quoted. A few...
  • Systems Manageability Part 3 - Provisioning and Deployment

    by kishi on May 03, 2007 03:29pm I want to start this blog with a note of Thanks to Ajay Mungara , the Manageability Developer Community Manager from Intel and “einhverfr”, both of whom gave some very constructive feedback on the previous blog. In the...
  • What We Do Every Day

    by Bryan Kirschner on May 20, 2007 07:53pm I just read Bill and Sam’s “ Business as Usual ” post. It made me think about the fact Port 25 was established in part to apply the idea that “transparency increases trust” to the work we do with the lab.  ...
  • Systems Manageability Part 4: Systems Configuration

    by kishi on May 25, 2007 04:18pm Background : This is Part 4, continuation of the series of 8 blogs I’m doing on Systems Manageability . In this specific blog, I will focus on and explain the second part of the “ontology” which is “ Systems Configuration...
  • Apache Conference 2007: Part One

    by hjanssen on May 02, 2007 07:11pm So here I am, Amsterdam May 2nd 2007. At the Apache Conference. (A Microsoft person at an Apache Conference, what is this world coming to??) I am going to blog from the Conference until it is over. So, today the conference...
  • Apache Conference 2007: Day 2

    by hjanssen on May 03, 2007 07:01pm Here we are, day two of the Apache Conference in Amsterdam. I have been attending less tracks today, I seem to be ending up talking to a lot of people. It is very enjoyable to see the reaction when I tell people that...