PowerShell released

Microsoft Windows® PowerShell is a new command-line shell and scripting language that is designed for system administration and automation. Windows PowerShell lets IT professionals and developers control and automate the administration of Windows and applications. Also, Windows PowerShell is built on the Microsoft .NET Framework. Get it here: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/926139 Update: Get training here Windows PowerShell Week…


SQL Server Migration Assistant for Sybase ASE

SQL Server Migration Assistant (SSMA) for Sybase ASE is a complete suite of tools that dramatically cuts the effort, cost, and risk of migrating from Sybase ASE database to SQL Server. SSMA automates almost every aspect of the migration process including assessment, schema and data migration, business logic conversion. Get it here


SQL Server Migration Assistant for Access

Microsoft SQL Server Migration Assistant (SSMA) for Access is a tool for migrating databases from Microsoft Access to Microsoft SQL Server 2005. SSMA for Access converts Access database objects to SQL Server database objects, loads those objects into SQL Server, and then migrates data from Access to SQL Server. SSMA for Access supports Access 97…


Pre-configured VHD’s available

Just came across this in Download Center: pre-configured VHD images allowing you to quickly evaluate/demo/test Windows Server 2003 R2, Exchange Server 2007, Live Communications Server 2005, ISA Server 2006 and SQL Server 2005. Get them here: Windows Server 2003 R2 VHD Exchange 2007 VHD ISA Server 2006 VHD SQL Server 2005 VHD These are all…