Microsoft Office Mobile 6.1 Upgrade Now Available!

Do you have a Windows Mobile Device?  Do you view or edit Office documents on you Windows Mobile device?  Well now you can view files created with the Office 2007 file format.  We have just released Microsoft Office Mobile 6.1.  This new version allows you to view and edit documents created with Office 2007.  In…


BIG: December Meeting: Windows Home Server

Yes Dugie and the boys are going to have a fun meeting for the December BIG User Group Meeting.  And it’s going to be all about Windows Home Server.  There should be some cool examples of Home Server machines and I might even have a surprise one to look at!  You’ll just have to come…


SQL Down Under Show 25

Hey Everyone, SQL Down Under show 25 with guest Matthew Roche is now available for download from In the show, Matthew provides tips and tricks for SQL Server Integration Services. Technorati Tags: Podcasts,SQL Server Cheers, Jeffa


Check out the Windows Server 2008 Developers!

The folks that are developing Windows Server 2008 have posted a funny video on YouTube.  Check it out.. And to get more from the Windows Server 2008 Developers click here. Technorati Tags: Windows Server 2008,Geek,Cool Cheers, Jeffadude


PowerShell V2.0 CTP Available Now!

The PowerShell V2.0 CTP has now been released to the web for broad testing. If you haven’t been playing with PowerShell then you should start now!  If you want to find out what’s new in the 2.0 released then check out this post on the PowerShell Team Blog.  No sense recycling electrons here.  I’ve showed…


Security Bulletin Release: November 2007

What is this alert?   This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new Security Bulletin being released on 13 November 2007. New Security Bulletins Microsoft is releasing the following two new security bulletins for newly discovered vulnerabilities:   Bulletin Number Maximum Severity Affected Products Impact MS07-061 Critical Windows XP, Windows Server…


2007 Microsoft Office Security Guide

Do you have email systems? Do you use desktop applications like Microsoft Office?  We all do right?  Collaboration tools are an essential part of our working life today.  Unfortunately the bad guys know this as well so they are regularly targeting organizations that use these collaboration tools.  As a result IT Pro’s are concerned about…


The Edge is rolling…

Hey folks, TechNet Edge is up and rolling now.  The first of the videos are starting to appear and I particularly like this one about a new product called Centro.  It looks like an interesting offering if you are an IT Generalist or use Small Business Server today.   What is Microsoft Centro and why…


The Edge has arrived..

  In a previous post I talked about a new program we were going to  launch soon where IT Pro’s can hang out.  Well that time has come..almost..On Monday we are formally launching  The TechNet Edge.  What is it?  Well it’s a place for IT Pro’s to hang out with other IT Pro’s and get…


The Surface team be blogging!

  Click the nice Surface computer to go to their site!  Now I just need them to send one to Australia! Technorati Tags: Surface,Cool