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  • Blog Post: Introducing the Windows Essential Server Solutions Family of Products

    Today Microsoft is announcing the Windows Essential Server Solutions family of products.  The family includes Windows Small Business Server 2008, formerly known as code name "Cougar" and Windows Essential Business Server 2008, formerly known as code name "Centro". Windows Small...
  • Blog Post: New Beta Open: Centro

    This is a great opportunity to participate in a Microsoft beta program aimed at midsize businesses. From http://blogs.technet.com/kevin_beares/archive/2006/10/24/so-what-is-centro-you-ask.aspx: So, what is "Centro" you ask...........? I am glad you asked.... :) We are looking for a...
  • Blog Post: SBS 2008 How-To Information on David Overton's blog

    For some great SBS 2008 "how to" guidance, be sure to check out David Overton's blog . SBS 2008 Install process (in pictures) How to change spam settings on Exchange 2007 / SBS 2008 to enable some / all / more spam to be delivered to an account for analysis Once SBS is set up, how to do the...
  • Blog Post: Announcing Small Business Server 2008 RC0 Public Preview

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of Dean Paron] After extensive development and private evaluation, I’m pleased to announce that a public preview of Windows Small Business Server 2008 RC0 is now available. Windows SBS 2008 is the next major release in the Windows Small Business Server product...
  • Blog Post: Problems getting SBS SP1 Upgrade Media

    If you already have ISA 2004 on your SBS 2003 Premium, then this post does not apply to you. This post applies If you are running SBS 2003 Premium (RTM) with ISA 2000, and wanted to get to SBS Sp1 with ISA 2004. In the past there was a web page for you to be able to order the SBS SP1 Upgrade...
  • Blog Post: SBS Technical Library Has a New Home.

    [Today's tip comes to us courtesy of Mark Stanfill] A common request in the SBS community is that people want a one-stop resource for definitive documentation on how to manage particular aspects of their SBS server. You can find the complete library of official SBS white papers now in one place. The...
  • Blog Post: Plenty of applause for SBS 2008 at SMB Summit today!

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of Chris Almida] Great day for SBS 2008 at the SMB Summit! I had the opportunity to present and watch some of the great presenters from the Product Group demo some of the fantastic new features in SBS 2008 to the packed presentation hall here in Dallas. Topics...
  • Blog Post: Videos from WPC

    Lots of SBS 2008 (and EBS 2008) activities here at the MSFT Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston. In addition to many keynotes, sessions and demonstrations, we're announcing that November 12 is the launch day for both Essential Server Solutions, that both are approaching the Release Candidate 1 milestone...
  • Blog Post: Fix My Network Wizard on SBS 2008

    Check out this great post about SBS 2008's Fix My Network Wizard on Sean Daniel's blog: http://sbs.seandaniel.com/2008/10/fix-my-network-wizard-in-sbs-2008.html
  • Blog Post: SBS 2008 Migration Demo and Interview

    Check out the Migration demo and interview of Chris Almida.  Chris is a program manager for Microsoft and owns the migration solution for SBS 2008.   SBS 2008 Migration demo and interview For more information about migration, read the SBS 2008 deployment guide . To learn more about SBS/EBS...
  • Blog Post: Meet Dean Paron

    In this second installment in the "Meet the SBS Team" series, we introduce Dean Paron, Lead Program Manager for Windows Small Business Server. Dean talks about his role at Microsoft, the hub and spoke model of program management, and much more. You can send any feedback to Dean directly at twn@microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Upgrading Existing Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003 (SBS) Installations to SBS 2003 SP1

    [Today's tip comes to us courtesy of Mark Stanfill] This is an update to this post http://blogs.technet.com/sbs/archive/2007/03/19/problems-getting-sbs-sp1-upgrade-media.aspx . Previously, SBS 2003 Premium customers who wanted to upgrade to SBS 2003 SP1 Premium had to: (1) download SP1 bits, and (2)...
  • Blog Post: SBS 2008: Released to Manufacturing!

    On behalf of the SBS team, I am extremely pleased to announce that Windows Small Business Server 2008 software has been finalized! Today both SBS Standard and Premium are being released to manufacturing, which means we begin the process of finalizing international versions, creating media, building packaging...