My Surface Pro 3 Setup and an Infographic!

I’ve been using a Surface Pro 3 now for a couple of months.  Myself and Andrew both got given one when we were in the US at the end of July at a Microsoft technical conference.  So I wanted to give you my impressions of the device and whether you can actually use it as…


Microsoft Security Bulletin: December 2013 Release

It’s that time again!  Get your updates done before the silly season starts.  It’s a busy month this month with 11 updates for you to consider in your environments.  Today’s update also includes firmware updates for Surface RT, Surface Pro, Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2.  If you have one of those then you get…


Microsoft Security Bulletin: November 2013

It’s that time again!  More updates for you to consider in your environments and if you have a Surface device there is a new firmware update to improve performance and reliability. The table below show the update details for this month along with a link for more information. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary…


New Windows 8.1 Ad!

I’m running Windows 8.1 on about 8 machines which includes all my home machines and work machines and it truly is such a big difference from Windows 8 and a joy to use.  We’ve also come out with this new ad which is pretty good and shows just how nice it is to have it…


The Making of Surface 2: Behind the Scenes Video!

This video is short but offers a nice behind the scenes look at how Surface 2 was made and some of the key changes they made. Jeffa Technorati Tags: Surface,Surface 2


Meet the New Surface!

Wow! what an exciting time!  Over on the Surface Blog we just made some announcements overnight about the Surface 2, Surface Pro 2 and a bunch of new accessories. I for one am looking forward to getting my hands on the new Surface Pro 2 with a 256GB hard drive and 8GB of RAM.  This…


Microsoft Security Bulletin: May 2013 Release!

Welcome to another security bulletin release.  This month we have 10 security bulletin updates plus a firmware update for Surface RT and Surface Pro.  The great thing about the new Surface Pro firmware update is we now support PXE booting with the Surface Pro Ethernet adapter.  This will be great for enterprises to get a…


Microsoft Security Bulletin: April 2013 Release!

Welcome to another security bulletin update!  This month we have 9 bulletins and I have posted the details below.  Make sure you consider these in your environments and update where appropriate.  And if you have a Surface RT device there is another update available to improve Wi-Fi reliability. MS13-028 – Cumulative Security Update for Internet…


The Surface Pro Datacenter Video!

This video was way too good not to share.  Four geeks over at the Building Clouds blog took 4 Surface Pro devices and created a table top datacentre running Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V.  And they live migrated a few VM’s over Wi-Fi between the 4 Surface Pro devices.  Awesome way to kill a couple…