Heroes Happen {2008} Launch Events

So the Heroes Happen {2008} launch is happening all around Australia at the moment, have you registered for your local event? Come to one of the events and get a full day of nerdy techo stuff about Windows Server 2008, SQL 2008, and Visual Studio 2008, as well as a Launch kit with $2500!!! http://www.microsoft.com/australia/heroes…


KL Voice Ignite – Update 1

So it’s almost the end of day two of the UC Voice Ignite here in Kuala Lumpur.  We have about 120 attendees from all over the place, including: India Malaysia China Australia New Zealand Korea Philippines Thailand and even one from Canada!!! I did my first session yesterday on “Exchange UM Architecture and Topologies”, and…


In KL for the UC Voice Ignite

Well, I’m here in Kuala Lumpur for the UC Voice Ignite that we’re running here this week.  I flew in overnight last night, and am now just getting myself ready for the event.  The Grand ballroom is all set to go, with about 120 laptops setup for the attendees to work from. So the flight…


Is Your Mobile Phone Another Vital Organ?

Well, turns out mine is.  I’m in Sydney this week for the Unified Communications Voice Ignite workshop (and going to KL next week), and I forgot to pack two very critical pieces of hardware.  Firstly, my Western Digital 250Gb external drive.  Usually, that little thing goes everywhere with me.  Secondly, but what turns out to…


Windows Server 2008 and Vista SP1 RTM!!!

Today we announced that Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista SP1 have RTM’d (Released To Manufacturing).  Cool hey?  You can get the round up from the respective teams blogs here… Server 08 – http://blogs.technet.com/windowsserver/archive/2008/02/04/windows-server-2008-rtm.aspx Vista SP1 – http://windowsvistablog.com/blogs/windowsvista/archive/2008/02/04/announcing-the-rtm-of-windows-vista-sp1.aspx I’m really excited about the Windows Server 2008 release, especially with Hyper-V now not far from release…