Regular IT Guy

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December, 2005

  • Next Canadian TechNet Tour: “TNX - TechNet Exchange”

    In case you didn't know, the Canadian IT Pro team and TechNet Canada are significantly underway with the planning and logistics of the first tour of the new year. I am the Primary content lead and I'm having a BLAST pulling these collaborative technologies...
  • TechNet Innovations Award Nominee (podcast) - Robert L'Esperance

    I had a chat with Robert the morning of the SQL 2005 Launch tour in Montreal. We had to reschedule the original interview due to other conflicts, but I made sure to get him out and back down to the Launch tour as soon as possible. He's a 20 year veteran...
  • TechNet Innovations Award Nominee (podcast) - Rob Haycox

    I noticed something funny with the reply to my meeting request from Rob - it was formatted from a notes client perspective… Rather interesting - but after talking to Rob -they are underway with an Exchange pilot to understand what level of integration...
  • TechNet Innovation Award Nominee (podcast) - Keven Dubinsky

    I chatted with Keven as he was waiting for a Giant Slalom downhill ski race to start. Being from Vancouver, he's influenced by Ski and sporting events - it's a natural extension to volunteer for Sport BC and the Canada Games. He was instrumental in creating...
  • TechNet Innovations Award Nominee (podcast) - Chris Diaz

    I caught Chris on his Cell Phone as he was on the way back from spending some time down at the Microsoft Redmond campus learning about the next generation of Live Communication Server. He was between flights on his way back to his home in Calgary. Just...
  • TechNet Innovations Award Nomimee (podcast) - Martin Cayer

    Martin was the third interview of the day. It was great chatting with him. Apparently it was a surprise nomination from a field tech that got him into the competition. Martin believes he's basically just a tech support guy compared to some of the other...
  • Ottawa Technet monthly - Group Policy Series - Part 1

    My apologies for this late post. I really should have done it sooner, but it slipped from my mind and almost from my pending tasks until DavidP from Distributel Communications dropped me an email. --- Rick, I thoroughly enjoyed part 1 of the series...