Exchange 2007 SP1 Overview

Rui Silva has pointed out some new PowerPoint decks that talk about Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1. Check out the details here…  http://msmvps.com/blogs/ehlo/archive/2007/10/10/1242897.aspx   Technorati Tags: Exchange 2007, Exchange 2007 SP1


X-Wing Update – it broke

Well they launched the Real Life X-Wing yesterday.  Check out the video for yourself, the story is to sad to tell… http://gizmodo.com/gadgets/boom/x+wing-rocket-launches-disintegrates-mid+air-307945.php  


Real Life X-Wing

So this is a little off-topic for a techo’s blog, or some might think this is a very appropriate place for it.  This is so cool, a bunch of nerds have built a real Star Wars X-Wing, which they are actually going to fly!!!  It’s powered by four solid-fuel rocket engines complete with radio-controlled moving…


Unified Communications TechNet Update

To support the Unified Communications Launch events in Sydney and Melbourne (more details to follow about these events), TechNet will be running a series of Technical Readiness events across the country for IT Professionals wanting to learn more about the technology.  What will be covered? Office Communications Server 2007 DeploymentThis demonstration will walk through deployment…


Daylight Savings Time Updates

We’ve released some videos to detail how to handle the current round of DST updates. Check them out here… DST: How to Address Daylight Saving Time by Using the Exchange  Calendar Data Update Tool https://channel9.msdn.com/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=341747 DST: Using the Outlook v2.0 Time Zone Data Update Tool https://channel9.msdn.com/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=341649 DST: Cumulative Time Zone Update for Microsoft Windows https://channel9.msdn.com/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=341535…


Windows Server Virtualization Preview FAQ

Jeff Woolsey has post a great FAQ on the new Windows Server Virtualization preview in Windows Server 2008 RC0. Check it out here… Virtualization CTP FAQ   Technorati Tags: Windows Server 2008, WSV


Windows Server 2008 RC0 available

Big news today, as Release Candidate 0 of Windows Server 2008 is out, and with it, the very first public release of Windows Server Virtualization (codenamed Viridian) as a customer technology preview. With Windows Server Virtualization CTP, you will have the first chance to experience how you can leverage the scalability of hypervisor-based platform and…


Office Communications Server Best Practice Analyzer Released

The Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 Best Practices Analyzer Tool is a diagnostic tool that gathers configuration information from a Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 environment and determines whether the configuration is set according to Microsoft best practices. You can install the tool on a client computer that runs Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0, or on…


Free Exchange 2007 Storage System eBook

Realtimepublishers.com has published a free eBook written by Jim McBee on Exchange 2007 Storage Systems.  Topics covered include: Choosing an Exchange Server storage platform Sizing the Exchange storage platform appropriately Implementing an iSCSI storage system Basic practices for implementing iSCSI storage Check out Jim’s post on his book at… http://mostlyexchange.blogspot.com/2007/09/complete-ebook-available-shortcut-guide.html Or grab it from here……


New Windows Server Virtualization Video

Keith Combs has put together a great screencast video demonstrating the cool new features of Windows Server Virtualization, which will be available as a new role in Windows Server 2008 (actually it will RTM after Server 08 is released, but it’s very close). Check out the full post here… Windows Server 2008 screencast – Virtualization…