WA Daylight Savings – Part 3

Good news – the patch for Windows has gone live to the Microsoft.com downloads site and can be found here http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=c6a2c8fe-abda-4051-a24f-3ec933089747&DisplayLang=en. Thanks to David and dogs for making me aware that it released. Theres more to come in December with an Exchange patch coming.   We are about to make the site live on Microsoft.com…


WA Daylight Savings Update – Its approved!

I wanted to post a quick update from our end to let you know whats happening. Ive had a flood of emails to ask how quickly we are going to respond in getting out the patches to affected products. Heres the official bit… “…Microsoft is aware of the legislation recently passed before the WA Parliament to initiate…


Security Summit Plans – what do you think?

Currently were in planning for next year’s Security Summit event – likely to be March 2007. I have some ideas Id like to bounce off you to see if you think they are relevant. We havent fully thought about the content yet though the structure is important to make sure that people attend and see…


Red Bull Air Race begins in Perth

Im a huge fan of flying and aircraft in general. I was especially pleased when I heard that the Red Bull Air Race was coming to Perth!! Today I brought in my camera (Canon 350D) and took a couple of shots from my building. Its right on the swan river! Cant wait for the weekend!


Ready Tour continues to Melbourne!

Ive been busy and havent been able to post many photos and resources lately. Ive had a number of common questions that everyone has been asking. 1. Are the slide decks going to be posted? Ans: They already are! They are here! 2. Where can I get the Vista RTM code from? Ans: I blogged…


TechNet Plus availability of Office 2007 and Vista

Great news that people on TechNet Plus and MSDN programs will get the first look at the RTM of Office 2007 and Vista. Office 2007 is available from 12th of November and Vista is available from the 17th of November.   We will be shipping Windows Vista Ultimate & Office Professional Plus 2007 editions in…


Software Update Services 1.0 support to end

Received this a couple of days ago…sorr for not posting as Ive been on the Ready tour. Will have photos shortly!   “…Software Update Services (SUS) 1.0 will no longer be supported after December 6, 2006. SUS 1.0 will no longer synchronize or provide new updates after December 6, 2006. Therefore, please ensure that all…


Those irritating Mac ads – yet another rebuttal

I posted about this before but its totally hilarious how the community is totally nailing the Mac ads – heres a cartoon version! Thanks to Frank Arrigo for it!