February, 2009

  • Refreshed Sysinternals TechCenter

    The Sysinternals TechCenter is one of the most popular TechCenters we have on TechNet, so I'm sure that many of you have seen this already, but this week we refreshed its look and feel. If you've never visited, take a look. There are some great, free...
  • Blue Skies

    The Seattle area is notorious for its darkness during the winter due to the combination of latitude and weather. (A little-known fact is that Seattle is farther north than the majority of the Canadian population - check the map !) Contrary to popular...
  • Speaking of security, make sure you've patched/scanned for the Conficker Worm

    Just in case you had not heard, Microsoft is offering a $250,000 USD reward for information that results in the arrest and conviction of those responsible for illegally launching the Conficker malicious code on the Internet. We have a resource-packed...
  • Knowledge Base articles move to TechNet and MSDN

    Microsoft is moving its Developer & IT Professional primary support content (also known as Knowledge Base – or KB - articles) from http://support.microsoft.com Web site to MSDN and TechNet, respectively. This move is to ensure that Developers and...
  • Announcing the Redesigned Security TechCenter

    Microsoft takes security seriously. So seriously in fact, that we provide a broad range of security resources , including the Security TechCenter , which is focused on supporting IT Pros and their unique security needs. Things like: What vulnerabilities...