Interesting Downloads for Week Ending – 11-21-2008

Infrastructure Development, Operations & Maintenance · Active Directory Migration Tool v3.0 · Response Point White Paper: Maintaining Response Point · Update Rollup 5 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 (KB953467) · Response Point Data Sheet · Response Point White Paper: Network Requirements for Microsoft Response Point · Response Point White Paper: Troubleshooting Guide ·…


Cleaning up my network…..

I am trying to consolidate my hardware and virtualize as many of my physical machines as I can right now. I am doing this because I want to be green, I want to keep my basement cool in the summer, and I want to simplify things. That last item is top priority actually. I have…


Windows Firestarter event coming up at the Microsoft Campus….

On December the 12th (Friday) we are going to have a Windows FireStarter event at the Microsoft Conference Center. If you are a Developer or an IT Pro you’d definitely not want to miss this event. Just like all other FireStarter Events, we will be recording and making the entire content available for download post…


Interesting Download for Week Ending – 11-14-2008….

Infrastructure Development & Operations · Microsoft Office Communicator Mobile (2007 Release) · Windows Server 2008 Evaluation Virtual Hard Drive Images (for Virtual Server 2005) · Windows Server 2008 Evaluation Virtual Hard Drive Images (for Hyper-V) · Microsoft Office Live Meeting Service Administrator’s Guide – English · Systems Management Server 2003 Inventory Tool for Dell Update…


Guitar Hero for Disabled Gamers…..

Reading SlashDot this morning and ran across this great article. Researchers are developing new interfaces or modifying existing ones to allow the blind and those with missing limbs to be able to take part in the Guitar Hero phenomenon. In the IEEE article that SlashDot links to, they are utilizing modified controllers to assist with…


Uncompressed HDTV….over USB?

Wow!   Imagine a day when you can buy a hard drive or other USB type device that is jam packed with ultra high quality HD programming in full surround sound and all you have to do is plug it into a USB port to view it. According to this article, those days are right around…


Are you getting my keys good side?

I was reading some tech news articles this evening and this little tidbit caught my eye. It seems that some researchers have figured out a way to take a picture of a set of ordinary house door keys, run the picture by some software that compensates for angles, lighting and a few other factors and…


Interesting Sownloads for Week Ending – 11-07-2008

Infrastructure Development & Operations · Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 Help · Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Protocol Documentation · Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Standards Documentation · DEPLOYMENT GUIDE – WINDOWS EBS 2008 with WINDOWS MOBILE 6 · DEPLOYMENT GUIDE – WINDOWS SBS 2008 with WINDOWS MOBILE 6 · Infrastructure Planning and Design ·…


Resources for MDT 2008 from Windows Connections….

Here are some additional resources for the Deploying Vista with the MDT 2008 sessions I am delivering today at the Windows Connections event in Las Vegas. MDT2008 with Update 1 Download Microsoft Deployment Toolkit Team Blog Desktop Deployment TechCenter User/Computer Migration Techcenter System Center Configuration Manager landing page   Cheers!


Interesting Downloads for the Week Ending – 10-31-2008

Infrastructure Development & Operations · Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB957200) · Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition (KB957200) · Update for Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems (KB957200) · Update for Windows Vista (KB957200) · Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB957200) · Office Communications Server 2007 Document: Technical Overview · Windows…