Information on Service Pack 2 for Windows Server 2003

Why so excited?  See the list of things this update includes.  WDS!!!  Windows Deployment Services will update RIS to support network deployment of Windows Vista.


Microsoft TechTalks for Education in May

Microsoft’s Education team is pleased to announce its May TechTalks series. These Live Meetings are hosted every Wednesday and are designed for education customers (K-12 and Higher Education) to get technical information on our products and solutions.  They are open to all K-12 and Higher Education customers and partners and require an event registration.  Live…


Support Article: Send MOM alerts through anonymous SMTP

This came up in a discussion last week and  I could see this being an issue for many customers in Higher Education.  When MOM 2005 sends alerts via Email to attempts to authenticate using NTLM.  If NTLM is not available or if the server is set to relay anonymously the message fails to send. This…


MOM Alerts via RSS!!!

The latest version of MOM 2005 Resource Kit – now available for download! The newest version includes several exciting updates, including a new Power Toy – Alert to RSS Utility: Now subscribe to alerts via RSS! Besides being able to capture alerts in a newsreader, this extends how developers can capture MOM alerts and integrate them…


Systems Management Server 2003 Service Pack 2

(First Post!) In case you didn’t see it last week, SMS 2003 SP2 has been released. I’m anxious to get a new test server setup this evening, using SQL 2005!!! http://www.microsoft.com/smserver/evaluation/2003/sp2.mspx