November 23, 2010 News Tuesday: Thanksgiving Week Special Edition

Drive Extender Feature in SBS Products When we first started designing SBS 2011 Essentials (formally SBS Code Name “Aurora”), one of our initial focuses was to provide support for multiple internal and external hard drives.  Drive Extender provided the ability to take the small hard drives many small businesses may have acquired, and pool them… Read more

Core Infrastructure at WPC 2009

Today begins Microsoft’s annual Worldwide Partner Conference in New Orleans, and there’s a lot of buzz around what partners can look forward to in the coming year.   Bob Kelly, corporate vice president of Infrastructure Server Marketing, will be giving updates on some of the upcoming innovations and partner opportunities coming out of Core Infrastructure… Read more

SMB Partners Convene and Share Experiences

Starting tomorrow in Dallas the channel partners who work as IT pros for small and medium-sized businesses gather at the SMB Summit for training and knowledge sharing about Windows Home Server and the Windows Essential Server Solutions family, including Windows Small Business Server 2008 and Windows Essential Business Server 2008.     Many of these… Read more

Windows Home Server Power Pack 1

Last night at CES Microsoft announced a new update for Windows Home Server. The update, called Windows Home Server Power Pack 1 (formerly code named UR1) will ship in the first half of 2008 and hit servers via Windows Update. This update will include new Home Server connector software (this is the systray app that connects… Read more