Forefront TMG Beta 3 is Released

Hi Everyone: Our third and final planned beta is upon us and I am proud to announce that Forefront TMG Beta 3 is not only feature complete, but it is publicly available for everyone to download.  This is an important milestone for the team as we are for the first time publicly previewing our integrated…


Forefront TMG Beta 2: SDK Available

Hi ISA/TMG Community: I thought I would drop a quick note to the community and let everyone know that the SDK for TMG is already available on MSDN.  We have recently been receiving a number of queries from partners and potential new ISVs who want to start to build upon TMG for value-add solutions and…


MS09-008 may affect ISA Server or Forefront TMG Deployments

Last year Rayne Wiselman wrote in the ISABlog about the Windows Server 2008 DNS Block Feature and how this behavior can impact ISA Server deployments. With MS09-008 applied, the wpad and isatap blocking behavior is now present in Windows XP Professional (x64), Windows Server 2000 (SP4) and Windows Server 2003 (SP1 and SP2).  Microsoft knowledgebase…


Caching Comments from Yahoo’s Mark Nottingham

I recently had the good fortune to collaborate with Mark Nottingham from Yahoo regarding some caching problems for some of their pages. Mark has written a fine summation of the problem and offers a functional solution (gotta love those functional solutions) for scenarios where a proxy is caching something the web site admins don’t want cached. …


Forefront TMG Beta 2 is Released

Hi Everyone: I wanted to publish a follow-on to Jim’s enthusiastic post about our public beta.  We have reached an important and critical milestone in the release of Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG), our comprehensive network protection solution. For those of you catching up on the TMG line, Forefront TMG is the future version of…