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Kevin Remde's IT Pro WebLog

NEW Bigger Discount on TechNet Plus Subscriptions!

IMPORTANT UPDATE: This promotion and promotion code have expired.Please CLICK HERE for the most current promotion. Whenever I present a live TechNet Event, I ask my audience to raise their hands if they are a TechNet subscriber.  Usually about 1/3 of the audience raises their hand.  Considering that this is typically a Microsoft-friendly audience, I’m… Read more

Best of Q&A for the TechNet Webcast: 24 Hours of Windows Server 2008 (Part 18 of 24): Network Access Protection (Level 200)

Greetings! Below are the best of the questions and answers that occurred during our TechNet Webcast entitled, “24 Hours of Windows Server 2008 (Part 18 of 24): Network Access Protection“ Thanks for attending!  …and if you haven’t seen the webcast yet, you can click on the link above (or the picture to the left) to… Read more

December TechNet Webcast and Virtual LAb Schedule (Wanna win an XBOX 360?)

“Yeah, I wanna win a 360, Kevin!” Of course you do.  (So do I, but my employer says I’m ineligible.) Take any TechNet or MSDN Virtual Lab or Labcast, submit a completed evaluation, and be automatically registered to win an Xbox 360!  To learn more, see the official rules! And here is the schedule for… Read more

December 2006 TechNet Webcasts and Virtual Labs

Upcoming TechNet Webcasts: December 2006 TechNet webcasts are designed specifically for the IT Professional, offering in-depth information on how to plan, deploy, and manage Microsoft products and technologies, such as Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, Windows Server, Microsoft Internet Information Services, and Microsoft Content Management Server.   TechNet Webcast Series: Upcoming & On-Demand  … Read more

Kevin’s TechEd 2006 Diaries – Day 2

Day 2 – A Proper TechEd Day Finally got into the typical TechEd routine.  Breakfast, Breakouts, and [insert something else here that starts with B that you’d find at TechEd] I had another chance to witness an incredible presenter work his magic yet again.  Steve Riley did a great presentation on what’s new and cool in ISA… Read more

April-June 2006 – TechNet Event Resources

Kevin’s TechNet “Fuel” Event Resources – April-June, 2006   Don’t forget to register and USE your Event DVD!    E-mail Technical Questions: Kevin Remde – Kevin.Remde@microsoft.com   Kevin’s Blog “Full of I.T.” – Additional Resources and Discussion http://blogs.technet.com/kevinremde   Feedback E-mail to my boss: Melanie Brunner – mbrunne@microsoft.com   Future Live, In-Person Event Information TechNet… Read more

TechNet Webcast Schedule – 2006 05

Upcoming TechNet Webcasts: May 2006 TechNet webcasts are designed specifically for the IT Professional, offering in-depth information on how to plan, deploy, and manage Microsoft products and technologies, such as Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, Windows Server, Microsoft Internet Information Services, and Microsoft Content Management Server.   TechNet Webcast Series: Upcoming & On-Demand  … Read more

Steve explains what a firewall is to your Mother.

“Just what is ISA Server?” I just happened upon an excellent entry written by Security Expert Steve Lamb, where he wrestles with (and then sufficiently beats to death) the description of what ISA Server is and what it does – in terms that even your Mother would understand. Caution: His writing is in English. … Read more

The April TechNet Webcast Calendar is LIVE!

April’s Shower of Webcasts The schedule for April has been posted.  Sign up early and often! Here are a few I’ll be leading… TechNet Webcast: Exchange Best Practice Analyzer (ExBPA) (Level 300) Monday, April 10, 2006 – 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time Kevin Remde, TechNet Presenter, Microsoft Corporation The Microsoft Exchange Server Best… Read more

NEWSFLASH:Security Product Announcements from Microsoft (ISA Server 2006 Beta, and more!)

Microsoft put out a press release today about security products and offerings, in advance of the “biggest week in security” next week, the RSA Conference. Here’s the press release. To summarize the three big points: We’re making a beta available of ISA Server 2006.  Here’s the ISA Server 2006 site.  And if you’re like me,… Read more