EBS team Presence at TechED USA

The EBS engineering team are going to be at TechED USA this year.  They just blogged about their involvement.  Unfortunately I won’t be there this year, so have a beer for me. 🙂 http://blogs.technet.com/essentialbusinessserver/archive/2009/04/28/teched-cutting-costs-with-essential-business-server-featured-at-teched-may-11-15.aspx

SBS Exchange Repair Documentation Live Today

More announcements from the SBS documentation team today. How to repair Exchange http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd728006.aspx Reinstall the Client Access Role in Windows Small Business Server 2008 Reinstall the Hub Transport Role in Windows Small Business Server 2008 Reinstall the Mailbox Server Role in Windows Small Business Server 2008


Chris RUE is touring America talking EBS

Chris Rue, Essential Business Server MVP, says he’ll be joining the MS Learning crew as they travel on a coast-to-coast tour across the United States starting May 1st. The Career Express Tour, as it’s called, will be making a ton of stops here and there at different training centers and related events as they make…

Snack of SBS and EBS

Check out our SBS and EBS snack.  A short introduction to SBS and EBS. http://www.microsoft.com/learning/_silverlight/learningsnacks/EBS/snack01/Default.html This Learning Snack describes how the Windows Essential Server Solutions products—Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2008 and Windows Essential Business Server (EBS) 2008—give small and medium-sized businesses the flexibility to grow their business capacity. It also describes the administrative consoles…

Office SharePoint Designer Free download

Wanting to customize your SharePoint sites?  Office SharePoint Designer is now free to download.  So what can you use this for?  Customizing SharePoint of course – logos, workflows, and a ton more. You can read the Q&A here Download directly from here

New content for SBS on TECHNET

Two more documents live last week!  First up how to deploy ISA 2006 with SBS 2008.  For those of you that miss having ISA as part of the SBS solution, Eriq Neale one of our MVPs has contributed this whitepaper Deploying Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2006 with Windows Small Business Server 2008….

Free e-Learning online now

This week we announced the release of the course Collection 6955AE: What’s New in Microsoft ® Windows ® Small Business Server 2008 and Microsoft ® Windows ® Essential Business Server 2008 This two-hour collection provides you with an overview of the key features of Windows SBS 2008 and Windows EBS 2008. Collection 6955AE : What’s…

EBS Administrators Companion hits the printers!

Some of you may have noticed a recent announcement from Microsoft Learning about the release of the Windows Essential Business Server 2008 – Administrators companion.  Very very exciting – and a big thanks to JC Mackin and Charlie Russell for putting this together! You can see the MSL announcement below;   Windows Essential Business Server…

Windows Small Business Server 2008 – Admin companion free download April 15-22

MSL is about to do something to support all you SBS’ers out there.  http://blogs.technet.com/mslcommunity/archive/2009/04/09/free-e-book-offer-is-back-for-april-april-15-22.aspx For a very short time the SBS admin companion will be available for free download.  All you have to do is follow this link Windows Small Business Server 2008 Administrator’s Companion (Pro—Administrator’s Companion).  Now it wont work until the dates above…