Article Alert: Policy-Driven Network Access with Windows Server 2008

While it has been nearly three months since I moved from the role as product manager for Windows Server networking to the Exchange Server team, I still get the occasional opportunity to strut my old networking stuff.  One such example is a recent article I co-authored with Amith Krishnan (product manager for Network Access Protection)…

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Test Drive Server and Domain Isolation!

Yes. I agree that it took us long enough to get this thing posted since I first mentioned it back in February.  Nevertheless, you can now download the kick ass Server and Domain Isolation demo/lab that Microsoft MVP and Virtualization and Security Guru Ronald Beekelaar built for us: Server and Domain Isolation Demo This kit…

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Broadcom Takes IPsec to Task (Offload That Is)!

Our friends over at  Broadcom announced on Tuesday (November 6th) a new super cool, 65nm Gigabit Ethernet controller that will incorporate support for Window Vista’s IPsec Task Offload functionality! As my boss’ boss said in the press release: “Thanks to Broadcom’s inclusion of IPsec task offload support, our mutual customers will have even greater flexibility…

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Greetings from the Future (Or, At Least GMT+8)

It’s the Saturday following my week here in Kuala Lumpur (aka KL) and TechEd 2007 SEA (aka South East Asia).  The week was a good time, and it was great to connect with the local ‘softies, MVPs, partners, and of course, the regional customers. I delivered two sessions, both basically repeats of my sessions at…

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Brand Spanking New Server and Domain Isolation Case Study

Hot off the presses, we’ve just published a brand spanking new customer case study about how the City of Sapporo (Japan) implemented a Server and Domain Isolation solution.   Here’s a link to the case study (which you can also find with several case studies on our our Server and Domain Isolation TechNet site): Major Japanese Municipal…

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Tech·Ed 2007 – Day 5: IPsecapalooza 2007 (recap)

Day 5 (which was yesterday) was rough one.  I’d been fighting a cold for most of my visit here in FLA, and it came back to haunt me during my last session Thursday afternoon. I did a spiel about how you can simplify your Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 based Server and Domain Isolation deployments with…

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Tech·Ed 2007 – Day 4: TLC Fun! (Recap)

Once more, I’m plagued by horrifically poor bandwidth on the hotel network.  After having dinner with Sean (aka Seanv6) at the Bahama Breeze, and dodging some hardcore downpours with lots of loud thunder and nearby lightening to boot, I returned to my humble temporary abode to check email, surf for interesting tidbits to kick-off my Thursday afternoon…

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Tech·Ed 2007 – Day 2: Opening Day

So.  I started my day out battling a non-late night out based headache (“yeah, right Hameroff” — no, seriously, I hit the hay around 10:30p) and then confused by the TechEd 2007 shuttle buses.  I’ll explain the latter more. At 9:30a-ish, I stood in front of my hotel for the #2 shuttle bus to arrive.  My…

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TechEd 2007 Security Track Goes On-line

Guess what?  TechEd 2007 is next week! Yup. And, to help make your TechEd experience even better, my pals over in the Trustworthy Computing Group have launched a brand new “TechEd Security Track 2007” site off of Microsoft.com.  Check it out at: http://www.microsoft.com/security/teched/default.mspx What’s neat is you can listen to me blather on about the…

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Windows Server 2008 Network Security Webcast

The next few days in the US is Memorial Day weekend, also known as the unofficial start to summer.  The means there will be plenty of barbeques, parties, and a Monday off.  Well, if you find yourself without something to done during this extended weekend, why not checkout this 90 minute TechNet webcast Amith Krishnan…

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