April 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – Internet






 News


 


Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server


 


Go and get the ISA Server Best Practices Analyzer (IsaBPA) version 6 now!


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=D22EC2B9-4CD3-4BB6-91EC-0829E5F84063&displaylang=en


 


Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server TechCenter


http://www.microsoft.com/technet/isa/default.mspx


 


Please note that if you have feedback on documentation or wish to request new documents – email isadocs@microsoft.com


 


ForeFront Edge Security Forums at http://forums.microsoft.com/ForeFront/default.aspx?ForumGroupID=384&SiteID=41


Discuss ISA Server at the new Microsoft Forefront™ Edge Security forums, available at TechCenter


 


Internet Security and Acceleration Server Blog


The ISA Server Product Team Blog (http://blogs.technet.com/isablog/) is updated on a regular basis. Latest entries include:


 


Isolating problems that seems to be related to the ISA Server – Part III


http://blogs.technet.com/isablog/archive/2008/03/11/isolating-problems-that-seems-to-be-related-to-the-isa-server-part-iii.aspx


 


Bi-Directional Affinity in ISA Server


http://blogs.technet.com/isablog/archive/2008/03/12/bi-directional-affinity-in-isa-server.aspx


 


 


Microsoft Internet information Server


 


IIS7 Administration Pack Technical Preview


Yesterday, we released the IIS7 Administration Pack technical preview.  This is a collection of extensions to the IIS7 Administration UI which we hope you the customers will find useful. Here is a quick rundown of the added features: ASP.NET Authorization Rules UI ASP.NET Error Pages UI Configuration…


by rlucero on 03-21-2008, 12:32 PM


http://blogs.iis.net/rlucero/archive/2008/03/21/iis7-administration-pack-technical-preview.aspx


 


Bit Rate Throttling is now released


Bit Rate Throttling is now out of Beta. We are really pleased to announced the release of IIS Media Pack Bit Rate Throttling Download Links 32 bit – http://www.iis.net/downloads/default.aspx?tabid=34&g=6&i=1640 64 bit – http://www.iis.net/downloads/default.aspx?tabid=34&g=6&i=1641 The…


by vsood on 03-14-2008, 8:27 PM


http://blogs.iis.net/vsood/archive/2008/03/15/bit-rate-throttling-is-now-released.aspx


 


WebDAV Extension for Windows Server 2008 RTM is released!


Earlier today the Microsoft released the RTM version of the new Microsoft WebDAV Extension for IIS 7.0 for Windows Server 2008! Listed below are the links for the download pages for each of the individual installation packages: 32-bit Installation Package : WebDAV (x86) Extension Module for IIS 7.0 64…


by Robert McMurray’s Blog [MSFT] on 03-12-2008, 6:45 PM


http://blogs.iis.net/robert_mcmurray/archive/2008/03/12/webdav-extension-for-windows-server-2008-rtm-is-released.aspx


 


Web Playlists, WMS 2008, and a new IIS Media Page


Today was a big day for IIS and WMS! As you may have seen among the many announcements, today we announced the launch of several media technologies: IIS 7.0 in Windows Server 2008 IIS Media Pack Web Playlists Customer Technology Preview (CTP) Windows Media Services 2008 ..and the launch of IIS.NET 2…


by chriskno on 02-28-2008, 2:00 AM


http://blogs.iis.net/chriskno/archive/2008/02/27/web-playlists-wms-2008-and-a-new-iis-media-page.aspx


 


 


BizTalk Server


 


New Case Studies


Roseburg Forest Products – Wood Products Manufacturer Streamlines IT with Integrated Electronic Data Interchange


http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000001537


 


SCANA Corporation – SCANA Streamlines Development, Cuts Costs with Business Process Management Solution


http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000001535


 


Miles Kimball Company – Internet Retailer Cuts IT Costs, Increases Order Capacity with E-Commerce Solution


http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000001631


 


 


Sharepoint Technologies


 


Accessibility Kit for SharePoint


Mar 09, 2008: HiSoftware


The Accessibility Kit for SharePoint (AKS) solution will help get started on the road to Web Accessibility with an accessible platform and framework from which to launch your portal or intranet site.


Microsoft in collaboration with HiSoftware developed and support the Accessiblity Kit for SharePoint.


http://aks.hisoftware.com/index.html


 


Internal Buzz Kit


Mar 07, 2008: Microsoft


Set of resources to help you generate demand for your newly deployed SharePoint Server 2007 sites, increasing your Return on Investment.
http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/gearup/Pages/General/BuzzKit.aspx


 


 


Downloads


 


Microsoft Internet information Server


 


Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0 Manager


Manage your IIS 7.0 servers remotely.


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=1&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d32c54c37-7530-4fc0-bd20-177a3e5330b7%26DisplayLang%3den


 


Bit Rate Throttling


This feature saves bandwidth costs by throttling the response from a web server


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=2&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3dc6ad1417-36e6-4a0f-a5f6-d0cbf31c35fb%26DisplayLang%3den


 


Microsoft WebDAV Extension for IIS 7.0 (x86)


The Microsoft WebDAV Extension for IIS 7.0 helps you enable powerful publishing capabilities for your Web environment.


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=3&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d036269fa-0040-4ccd-ad3d-78da1ee132fb%26DisplayLang%3den


 


Microsoft FTP Service for IIS 7.0 (x86)


The Microsoft FTP Service for IIS 7.0 helps you enable powerful publishing capabilities for your Web environment.


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=4&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d2eccf14a-5c4f-4cfb-9153-cfe1204b346a%26DisplayLang%3den


 


Microsoft WebDAV Extension for IIS 7.0 (x64)


The Microsoft WebDAV Extension for IIS 7.0 helps you enable powerful publishing capabilities for your Web environment.


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=5&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d13e97aaa-fb1b-4cf8-b95f-19ae02321385%26DisplayLang%3den


 


Microsoft FTP Service for IIS 7.0 (x64)


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=6&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d584cacf6-78f1-47df-90d7-9cd87b358712%26DisplayLang%3den


 


Bit Rate Throttling


This feature saves bandwidth costs by throttling the response from a web server


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=7&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d5182d5e1-e741-49bb-8a69-9f331812ae93%26DisplayLang%3den


 


STRACE is a socket/SSL tracer designed to generate LOG for Internet Explorer 


STRACE is a socket/SSL tracer designed to generate LOG for Internet Explorer.


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=8&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3df5ec767f-27f2-4fb3-90a5-4bf0d5f4810a%26DisplayLang%3den


 


HTTPREPLAY is a SOCKTRC plugin allowing to analyze and replay HTTP traffic 


HTTPREPLAY is a SOCKTRC plugin allowing to analyze and replay HTTP traffic


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=9&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3dd25ba362-c17b-4d80-a677-1faff862e629%26DisplayLang%3den


 


 


BizTalk Server


 


BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2007 Message Pack


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=1c49149f-4b1a-4a2f-aab4-dcc0c09f90d3&DisplayLang=en


 


Microsoft BizTalk RFID Documentation


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=19&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d22b2e8d9-8cda-44f8-8f4e-b372c7660989%26DisplayLang%3den


 


BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT SP1


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=18&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d3f67a576-21aa-4bed-b405-5825f297ec16%26DisplayLang%3den


 


HL7 v2 Developer Guide


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=17&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d2d771d83-9c4b-4e8f-a264-50f961d1bb7b%26DisplayLang%3den


 


BTSWCFServicePublishing Command-Line Tool


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=15&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3dc6420b29-10d9-4eb2-8032-de1273819d2c%26DisplayLang%3den


 


BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Legacy Modernization with Host Integration Server 2006


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=14&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3dae60b18d-c7f0-4089-aeb3-6bc652a3b898%26DisplayLang%3den


 


BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Help


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=8&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d4e6a9d40-dbfc-4474-826a-ddeca287e57d%26DisplayLang%3den


 


BizTalk Server 2006 R2 Scale-Out Configurations


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=6&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3dff468298-64be-4947-a086-f61584caf995%26DisplayLang%3den


 


Gartner Case Study


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=4&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3dd70f55aa-547c-4d4e-8e10-eb87d102d0b6%26DisplayLang%3den


 


BTS Sec Update


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=3&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3fFamilyID%3d5fddd54f-7a33-4ea3-b68d-b96a9bae509d%26DisplayLang%3den


 


 


Sharepoint Technologies


 


External Collaboration Toolkit for SharePoint


In January the toolkit was released into Beta.  A full version has been released.


http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc268155.aspx


 


Final Release of VSeWSS1.1


Check out the documentation here for the final release of the WSS tools for Visual Studio.  A version for Visual Studio 2008 is coming in the summer sometime.


http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/02/c11/announcing-the-final-release-of-vsewss-1-1-and-the-upcoming-version-1-2.aspx


 


Microsoft Search Server 2008


Microsoft Search Server 2008 and Microsoft Search Server 2008 Express (MSS Express) are available for download.
http://www.microsoft.com/enterprisesearch/downloads/default.aspx


 


Community Kit for SharePoint


The final release of the Community Kit for SharePoint: Enhanced Blog Edition 2.0 is now available on the CKS project space on CodePlex. CKS is a community driven and supported open source project that consists of a set of best practices, templates, Web Parts, tools, and source code that enables practically anyone to create a community website (or social computing application) based on SharePoint technology for practically any group of people with a common interest.


http://www.CodePlex.com/CKS.


 


 


Events/WebCasts


 


SharePoint Technologies


 


Momentum Webcast: Introduction to Templates in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 and SharePoint Server (Level 100)


Join this webcast to learn about Windows SharePoint Services version 3.0, a versatile technology in Windows Server 2003 that enables organizations and businesses of all sizes to increase the efficiency of their processes and improve team productivity. With collaboration tools that can help people stay connected across organizational and geographic boundaries, Windows SharePoint Services gives people access to the documents and information they need. The improved technology provides Application Templates, which are configured with Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer 2007 to support specific business processes, or sets of tasks, for rapid and contextual deployment. Application Templates are basic configurations for common processes and workgroup tasks that facilitate user adoption and showcase platform capabilities for targeted deployments.


4/23/2008 1:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/23/2008 2:00 PM | Duration:60 Minutes


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032374055&culture=en-US


 


 Greater Southeast Existing Customer Roadshow


 Please join Microsoft and NextDocs for an informative webcast, showcasing a unique solution which allows companies operating in regulatory environments to meet their controlled document management needs.  It is an easy to use software solution that extends the capabilities of Microsoft SharePoint to provide necessary support for compliance with FDA 21 CFR Part 11.  During the demonstration we will show management of controlled documents such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) through the draft, review, approve, effective and distribute stages.  The solution will highlight how users work with the solution using the familiar and easy to use applications such as Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Office.


4/17/2008 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/17/2008 11:00 AM | Duration:60 Minutes


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032374029&culture=en-US


 


Momentum Webcast: Search, Share, and Collaborate with SharePoint Server 2007 and Improve Business Productivity (Level 100)


Find out how to empower your people and partner organizations to work together more effectively at this special invitation-only event designed for small groups of business executives and technology decision makers.Attend this webcast to: Learn from a leading Forrester Research analyst about how businesses today are using company-wide collaboration and search technologies to connect users, teams, and data in a more efficient and productive manner. Discover how Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 can help your organization: Derive increased business value from existing information assets by being able to efficiently and securely find, share, and manage information across boundaries. Get the right information to the right people with familiar Search interface for finding people, information, and business data based on user security permission. Make better-informed decisions through simplified, enterprise-wide access to one consistent version of information and by streamlining shared business processes across people and business data. Provide IT professionals an integrated, extensible platform for managing intranet, extranet, and Internet applications across the organization.


4/16/2008 1:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/16/2008 2:00 PM | Duration:60 Minutes


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032374053&culture=en-US


 


 Experience the CRM 4.0 launch, featuring SharePoint


 Today’s competitive business environment requires real people to do extraordinary things every day. The powerful combination of Microsoft Dynamics™ CRM coupled with Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Server 2007 empowers employees to make faster, more informed decisions from virtually anywhere.  Join Microsoft and our local partners who deliver CRM services every day to learn how you can leverage these technologies to differentiate your business and deliver consistent superior service to your customers. This two hour event will truly make an impact on the way you currently think of customer relationship management.  You’ll walk away from this event feeling confident that Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 is the right fit, eager to get started and excited about your company’s future


4/16/2008 8:30 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)- 4/16/2008 11:00 AM


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032367786&culture=en-US


 


How to Build Your Microsoft Practice Around: Unified Communications & Search and Security & Management


 Join the Greater Southeast Microsoft SMS&P team to learn about opportunities to build and grow your Microsoft practice revenue through Microsoft Search, Unified Communications, Security, and Management solutions.    Learn about the local area opportunity, understand the vision and business value, and qualify for special incentives and resources only offered to partners who attend.   The day features a UC & Search session in the morning and a Security & Management session in the afternoon.  All attendees are welcome to join us for one or both sessions, as well as lunch in between.  Please ensure you register for each session you plan to attend.   


4/10/2008 9:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)- 4/10/2008 5:00 PM


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373268&culture=en-US


 


Planet Technologies Presents: The Power of Enterprise Search with MOSS 2007


 Join Planet Technologies, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, for this in-depth, two-hour session with demonstrations designed to inform decision makers about how to leverage MOSS 2007 to create a comprehensive enterprise search solution.


4/4/2008 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/4/2008 1:00 PM


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032367662&culture=en-US


 


 


Microsoft Internet information Server






 


Hosting Webcast Series: PHP on Windows


Windows Server® 2008 featuring Internet Information Services 7.0 is a powerful Web application and services platform that delivers rich Web-based experiences.  With the addition of FastCGI support, it is now possible to run PHP applications in a fast and stable manner in IIS.  In this session, learn how to configure FastCGI and run PHP applications on IIS 7.  In addition, see demonstrations during this webcast that highlight how a PHP application can take advantage of other services available in IIS 7.Speaker:  Rob Cameron, Developer EvangelistEmployed by Microsoft for 7 years, Rob Cameron is a Developer Evangelist with Microsoft Corporation based out of Atlanta, Georgia. As part of Microsoft’s Communications Sector DPE team, Rob focuses on enterprise development tools and technologies from the server to the mobile device for large wireline, wireless, satellite, cable, and media & entertainment companies.  Rob co-authored “Building ASP.NET Server Controls” published by Apress and recently authored the BizTalk Operations chapter for “Pro BizTalk Server 2006” also published by Apress.  He has a master’s degree in information technology management and a bachelor’s degree in computer science. Visit Rob’s blog at http://blogs.msdn.com/robcamer  


4/23/2008 9:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/23/2008 10:00 AM | Duration:60 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   Technology Decision Maker


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373455&culture=en-US


 






Hosting Webcast Series: Windows Server 2008 – Technical Features and Benefits


A high level overview of Windows Server 2008, our next generation server operating system for the hosting industry.  With the fantastic new features such as dramatic improvements in Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0, Powershell, Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS), Hyper-V(Windows Virtualization) and Terminal Services, Windows Server 2008 is not only the best server OS Microsoft has ever shipped it is Hosting Ready out of the box!Speaker:  Chris Samsom, Sr. Technology Specialist, Communications Sector of North AmericaChris has been working with Hosting Providers and hosted ISV’s delivering Software+Services (SaaS)-based solutions for 8 + years. His technology background is focused on Systems-based Microsoft products like Windows Server OS (2000, 2003, 2008) Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM 2005, OM 2007), Active Directory (AD), WSUS, Provisioning (MPS),  Exchange Server (2003, 2007), IIS 6 and 7 and overall the Microsoft Operations Framework  (MOF). In addition, he have been the managing from a technology background with the top 5 largest and most successful hosting providers in the US since joining Microsoft in 2001 and have assisted these hosting providers deliver value-added Windows-Based Hosted solutions to their customers.  


4/16/2008 9:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/16/2008 10:00 AM | Duration:60 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   Technology Decision Maker


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373324&culture=en-US


 






TechNet Webcast: 24 Hours of Windows Server 2008 (Part 12 of 24): Migrating and Upgrading to IIS 7.0 (Level 300)


This webcast provides insight and guidance for upgrading and migrating to Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0. First, we explain the compatibility modes in IIS 7.0 and review some reasons to use compatibility modes. Next, we discuss strategies and recommendations for migrating servers, sites, and content to IIS 7.0 from previous versions. Presenter: Blain Barton, IT Pro Evangelist, Microsoft CorporationIn his 12 years at Microsoft, Blain Barton has organized and delivered a wide array of educational programs. He has presented at more than 400 live events and received six top presenter awards in the last several years. Blain has also worked on worldwide original equipment manufacturer (OEM) system engineering and headed up the Microsoft Visual Basic support team. In presentations, Blain is known for getting his audiences personally involved in every demo. He plays the drums in his free time, and he taught professional-level snow skiing in Washington State before moving to Florida, where he currently resides.View other sessions from: Windows Server 2008: Web, Virtualization, Security, and a Solid Foundation.If you have questions or feedback, contact us.  


4/11/2008 9:30 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/11/2008 11:00 AM | Duration:90 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   IT Professionals


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373850&culture=en-US


 






Hosting Webcast Series: Silverlight for Hosters


Silverlight, Microsoft’s new cross-platform web browser technology for media playback and rich internet applications (RIAs) represents a great opportunity for Web Hosting companies to differentiate themselves and provider new services to their customers. Since Silverlight is a browser technology, it is server-agnostic and can be hosted on a variety of server platforms: LAMP, UNIX, and IIS. This talk will focus on the specific needs of Web Hosting vendors and how they can take advantage of this new technology. Here are some topics that will be addressed:-Integrating with Web Analytics -MIME Types-Media Types-Streaming vs. Progressive download-Integrating with Content Delivery Networks-Additional Services around RIA constructionSpeaker:  Michael Scherotter, Developer Evangelist, Communications Sector of North AmericaThe combination of being educated as an architect and making his career in software development has allowed Michael to bring a sense of design and creativity to sofware development.  His passion is in synergistically combining software and services in interesting ways as you can see in his blog http://msdn.com/synergist  


4/10/2008 9:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/10/2008 10:00 AM | Duration:60 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   Technology Decision Maker


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373320&culture=en-US


 






TechNet Webcast: 24 Hours of Windows Server 2008 (Part 11 of 24): IIS 7.0 Web and Applications Support (Level 300)


Join us to explore the broad application support in Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0 and Windows Server 2008. First, we examine support for traditional Microsoft Web Server application technologies such as classic ASP, ASP.NET, as well as the Microsoft .NET Framework and Windows Communication Foundation (WCF). Next, we look at how to configure support for PHP applications, and how to configure and run PHP applications on IIS 7.0. Finally, we explore the features and enhancements of FTP 7.0, the new File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server that is available as a download, which includes strong Web application publishing capabilities and new security features.  Presenter: Chris Avis, IT Pro Evangelist, Microsoft CorporationChris Avis began his career at Microsoft in 1994 working on Microsoft Windows NT networking and later moving to the Microsoft BackOffice Server and Windows Small Business Server support team. Chris is an enthusiastic TechNet presenter who enjoys it when audience members realize, “I did not know I could do that!” If you are lucky enough to see Chris in action, prepare to be entertained. As a Microsoft Certified Trainer, Chris shares his broad knowledge of the installation, networking configuration, and management of Microsoft products while doing his best to make your introduction to new technologies fast-paced and engaging.View other sessions from: Windows Server 2008: Web, Virtualization, Security, and a Solid Foundation.If you have questions or feedback, contact us.  


4/9/2008 9:30 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/9/2008 11:00 AM | Duration:90 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   IT Professionals


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373844&culture=en-US






 


Hosting Webcast Series: Hosted Exchange


Today, delivering rich Software +Services depends on two core component, compelling features that can be hosted and delivered effectively to any device over the internet and a rock solid security.  Microsoft Hosted Exchange 2007 is one of the TRUE Software plus services applications that provides these two requirements for rich hosted email and collaboration out of the box.  Come to this session and learn just how the Client Access Server (CAS), Edge Server, CRR Mailbox Server, Unified Messaging (UM) Server Hub Transport Server can deliver these rich hosted services to the hosted customer, SMB or mid-market customer!Speaker:  Chris Samson, Sr. Technology SpecialistChris has been working with Hosting Providers and hosted ISV’s delivering Software+Services (SaaS)-based solutions for 8 + years. His technology background is focused on Systems-based Microsoft products like Windows Server OS (2000, 2003, 2008) Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM 2005, OM 2007), Active Directory (AD), WSUS, Provisioning (MPS),  Exchange Server (2003, 2007), IIS 6 and 7 and overall the Microsoft Operations Framework  (MOF). In addition, he have been the managing from a technology background with the top 5 largest and most successful hosting providers in the US since joining Microsoft in 2001 and have assisted these hosting providers deliver value-added Windows-Based Hosted solutions to their customers.  


4/8/2008 9:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/8/2008 10:00 AM | Duration:60 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   Technology Decision Maker


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373453&culture=en-US


 






TechNet Webcast: 24 Hours of Windows Server 2008 (Part 10 of 24): IIS 7.0 Diagnostics and Troubleshooting (Level 300) Configuration (Level 300)


In this session, we discuss new diagnostics and troubleshooting features in Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0. First, we examine how the new Runtime Status and Control API (RSCA) allows administrators to obtain state information and to trigger events such as starting and stopping a site. Next, we explore Automatic Failed Request Tracing technology that helps administrators capture information about and troubleshoot complex and intermittent problems. Finally, we look at adding trace events to ASPX pages, and viewing logged information. Presenters: Chris Avis, IT Pro Evangelist, Microsoft CorporationChris Avis began his career at Microsoft in 1994 working on Microsoft Windows NT networking and later moving to the Microsoft BackOffice Server and Windows Small Business Server support team. Chris is an enthusiastic TechNet presenter who enjoys it when audience members realize, “I did not know I could do that!” If you are lucky enough to see Chris in action, prepare to be entertained. As a Microsoft Certified Trainer, Chris shares his broad knowledge of the installation, networking configuration, and management of Microsoft products while doing his best to make your introduction to new technologies fast-paced and engaging.View other sessions from: Windows Server 2008: Web, Virtualization, Security, and a Solid Foundation.If you have questions or feedback, contact us.  


4/4/2008 9:30 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/4/2008 11:00 AM | Duration:90 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   IT Professionals


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373837&culture=en-US


 






Hosting Webcast Series: IIS 7 for Hosters


See how Windows Server 2008 and IIS7 help you to deliver a robust, scalable, manageable hosting platform. We will demonstrate how IIS7 will change the way you think about windows hosting. Speaker: Deven Kampenhout, Web Platrom Architect Evangelist, Communications Sector of North America.Deven Kampenhout has worked in the hosting industry for over 10 years, developing deep technical experience in both LAMP and Windows hosting platforms. As a Web Platform Architect Evangelist, Deven’s job is to spread awareness and drive adoption of the Microsoft Web platform. Deven resides in the Dallas, Texas area.  


4/3/2008 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/3/2008 11:00 AM | Duration:60 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   Technology Decision Maker


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373322&culture=en-US






 


TechNet Webcast: 24 Hours of Windows Server 2008 (Part 09 of 24): IIS 7.0 Centralized Configuration (Level 300)


In this session, we focus on the new tools and structures in Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0 that help administrators maintain centralized Web server configuration. First, we examine centralized configuration requirements in previous versions of IIS, then we explore tools and options for storing both data and configuration information centrally in Web farm scenarios in IIS 7.0. Finally, we look at how backups and restores can be performed on a centralized IIS 7.0 Web farm. Presenter: John Baker, IT Pro Evangelist, Microsoft CorporationJohn Baker started in Microsoft Consulting Services as an infrastructure consultant. He has logged more than 100 TechNet Events and given presentations for the launch of the Microsoft Office System. John has also delivered a variety of webcasts and live events that tackle Windows Server 2003 Active Directory and Group Policy, Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003, and Microsoft SQL Server 2005. As an IT professional, John loves how new products and technologies are always lurking around the corner. That is also a major challenge, which is why he recently completed the Windows Server 2003 MCSE upgrade certification and two security exams.View other sessions from: Windows Server 2008: Web, Virtualization, Security, and a Solid Foundation.If you have questions or feedback, contact us.  


4/2/2008 9:30 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 4/2/2008 11:00 AM | Duration:90 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   IT Professionals


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032373833&culture=en-US






 


TechNet Webcast: 24 Hours of Windows Server 2008 (Part 08 of 24): IIS 7.0 Advanced Management (Level 200)


In this session, we further examine Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0, and specifically address advanced automation and management features. First we look at command-line management, and task automation with the new AppCMD tool. Next, we review permissions delegation for Web site management by non-Web server administrators and discuss how delegation is configured. Finally, we explore the tools that can be used to remotely administer IIS 7.0 Servers and Web Sites.Presenter: Shawn Travers, TechNet Presenter, Microsoft CorporationShawn Travers has presented more than 500 live events to more than 25,000 IT professionals, partners, and resellers. As a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Shawn enjoys playing with new technologies; however, he finds helping other IT professionals solve problems and tackle unfamiliar products the most rewarding part of his job.View other sessions from: Windows Server 2008: Web, Virtualization, Security, and a Solid Foundation.If you have questions or feedback, contact us.  


3/28/2008 9:30 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)- 3/28/2010 12:00 AM | Duration:90 Minutes


Primary Language:   English


Primary Target Audience:   IT Professionals


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032369752&culture=en-US


 


 


New or updated KB’s


 


Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server


 


Error message when you use the Computer Management tool to connect to a remote computer that has the Firewall Client for Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server installed: “Windows must now restart because the RPC service has terminated”


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/945982


 


MS08-017: Description of the security update for Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000: March 11, 2008


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948257


 


The Microsoft Firewall service in ISA Server 2006 stops responding to client requests after you publish a Web server by using NTLM authentication delegation


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950139


 


Description of the ISA Server 2006 hotfix package: March 4, 2008


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949314


 


 


Microsoft Internet information Server


 


Additional properties are now available for logging in the Httperr#.log file in IIS 6.0


(832975) – Discusses a software update that lets you configure which properties are and are not logged in Httperr#.log.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/832975/en-us


 


 


BizTalk Server


 


FIX: The RosettaNet messages that BizTalk Accelerator for RosettaNet 2.0 generates may incorrectly create the QualityOfServiceClassificationCode element as an empty element in BizTalk Server 2002


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=948161


 


FIX: The EDI subsystem replaces the GS05 HHMMSSD time format with HHMMSS and the receiver rejects the document in BizTalk Server 2002


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=905912


 


FIX: The BizTalk Server host stops responding and picks up no more files from the FTP receive location in BizTalk Server 2004 or BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=938658


 


FIX: Orphaned cache instances may be built in the Instances table of the BizTalkMsgBoxDb database in BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=944426


 


FIX: You may receive an error message when you use BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2.3 together with BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2007 Message Pack to process MT535 messages


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=945106


 


FIX: You may receive an error message when you use BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2.3 together with BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2007 Message Pack to process MT564 messages


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=945108


 


FIX: The Test Map operation is not successful when you map a custom schema to a HIPAA schema in BizTalk Server 2004


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=922910


 


BizTalk Server does not route a document correctly based on promoted properties in a BizTalk Server 2006 R2 environment


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=948840


 


FIX: Error message when you use BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2.1 or 2.3 to process an MT340 message: “Year for tag 14C must be in YYYY Format”


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=945105


 


FIX: Error message when you try to stop the BizTalk service in BizTalk Server 2006: “The service did not respond to the start or control request in a timely fashion”


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=942221


 


FIX: A deadlock occurs in the bts_ReadInstanceStateMessage_<Host> stored procedure in Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=944969


 


FIX: You cannot insert a string that begins with a money sign in a database by using an XML updategram when you use Microsoft BizTalk Adapter for SQL Server in BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=939589


 


FIX: Error message when you process message MT586 in BizTalk Server 2006 by using BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2.3: “<SWIFT_ERROR MessageType=”586″><BreValidationError MessageType=”MT586″ ErrorCode=”E83″>”


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=945244


 


The BizTalk host instance may recycle unexpectedly under high-load conditions in BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=949298


 


FIX: A message is processed even if the delivery notification acknowledgement fails to route in Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=944233


 


FIX: Error message when you try to verify the signature of an incoming AS2 message or of an incoming MDN message on a computer that is running BizTalk Server 2006 R2


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=942733


 


FIX: Some InfoPath form templates of the A4SWIFT-SRG2007 version generate incorrect XML Schema definition language (XSD) schemas in BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=942797


 


FIX: BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2007 incorrectly allows for messages that contain two decimal places when ISK is the currency code to be processed


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=942837


 


FIX: BizTalk Server 2006 does not suspend a response message even if the adapter cannot transmit the response message


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=939215


 


FIX: Error message when you use BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT to process a SWIFT MT910 message in BizTalk Server 2004 or in BizTalk Server 2006: “CountryCode for tag 52A is not valid”


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=944983


 


FIX: Event ID: 1723 occurs when you use Adapters for Enterprise Applications with BizTalk Server 2006 to process lots of messages


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=942419


 


FIX: Event ID: 5719 occurs when you use BizTalk Server 2004 to receive an S/MIME document that contains multiple parts


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=946347


 


FIX: Event ID 1000 occurs when you try to start a 32-bit SNL receiver process on a computer that is running the 64-bit version of BizTalk Server 2006 R2


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=947981


 


FIX: You may experience a long delay when you use the Health and Activity Tracking (HAT) tool in a BizTalk Server environment


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=938830


 


FIX: Error message when you use the BTAHL72XMLSendPipeline send pipeline to generate a 2.XML message in the BizTalk Accelerator for HL7 2.0: “Message is not a 2.Xml document”


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=942735


 


FIX: You receive an error message when you process a SWIFT MT300 message by using BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2005 and BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2.0 in BizTalk Server 2002


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=902337


 


FIX: The BizTalk Adapter for FTP stops working if a pipeline component does not process the complete FTP data stream in BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=942438


 


FIX: S BAM aggregate alert is not sent as expected in BizTalk Server 2006 and in BizTalk Server 2006 R2


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=942235


 


FIX: The EDI subsystem may stop processing messages in BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=943124


 


FIX: Error message when you use the BTAHL72XMLSendPipeline send pipeline to generate a 2.XML message in the BizTalk Server Accelerator for HL7 1.3: “Message is not a 2.Xml document”


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=942734


 


FIX: You receive an error message when you process a SWIFT MT300 message by using BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2005 and Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2.0 in BizTalk Server 2002


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=904843


 


FIX: Error message when you try to validate a message instance against the MT564 schema that is included with BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2007 Message Pack: “Error 235”


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=946166


 


FIX: You cannot modify the polling interval that the BizTalk Accelerator for HIPAA 3.0 uses to check for new EDI files from the COVAST subsystem in BizTalk Server 2004


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=946380


 


FIX: BizTalk Accelerator for HIPAA 3.3 stops processing messages in a batch if the batch contains an invalid message in BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=947584


 


FIX: The SWIFT network returns a T80 error code when you use the BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2.3 together with the BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2007 to process SWIFT messages


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=945495


 


FIX: The BizTalk FTP Adapter reports that no files are available even though the files exist when you try to connect to a GXS server in BizTalk Server 2006 R2


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=943228


 


FIX: The GS04 header value uses the CCYYMM format instead of the YYMMDD format in BizTalk Server 2006 R2


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=947459


 


FIX: BizTalk Server may output the wrong S/MIME information when you use BizTalk Server 2006 or the BizTalk Server SMTP Adapter with Microsoft Exchange Server 2003


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=944560


 


FIX: The returned Sw-HandleSnFRequest response flags the message ACK as invalid when you use the BizTalk FileAct and InterAct Adapters for SWIFT 2.3 in BizTalk Server 2006 R2


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=949217


 


FIX: The CPU usage remains high for a long time on a computer that is running SQL Server and the PurgeSubscriptionsJob_BizTalkMsgBoxDb SQL Server Agent takes a long time to finish in BizTalk Server 2004


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=947335


 


Error message when you enlist a send port that has a port filter against a user-defined property in BizTalk Server 2006 R2: “Could not enlist send port ‘portname’: the property specified on the filter expression does not exist”


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=946346


 


FIX: Some output XML files do not have an envelope header in BizTalk Accelerator for HIPAA 3.0


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=909992


 


FIX: A BAM archive job fails because of a disk space shortage when you archive business activity data to the BAMArchive database in BizTalk Server 2004 or in BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=940483


 


FIX: An MT103 message that has an invalid 57D field is validated as a correct message by BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT 2.3 in BizTalk Server 2006


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=949028


 


FIX: You may experience slow performance when convoys are used in an orchestration in BizTalk Server 2004


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=926989


 


FIX: Event ID 4133 and event ID 5802 are logged when you use BizTalk Server Accelerator for HL7 v2 in a BizTalk Server 2006 R2 environment


http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=949781


 


 


SharePoint Technologies


 


Microsoft Sharepoint Portal Server 2003


 


Description of the SharePoint Portal Server 2003 post-Service Pack 3 hotfix package: February 27, 2008


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/943167


 


When you try to enumerate many content areas by using the area content list Web part in SharePoint Portal Server 2003, multiple refreshes may be required to display all content areas


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/940459


 


Changes are not committed when the Commit() method is called in SharePoint Server 2007 or in SharePoint Portal Server 2003


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948724


 


A content database name appears as a server object in a SharePoint Server-based farm


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948727


 


Windows Sharepoint Services Version 3


 


A content database name appears as a server object in a SharePoint Server-based farm


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948727


 


Restoration of the configuration database is not supported in SharePoint Server 2007 and in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948725


 


Changes are not committed when the Commit() method is called in SharePoint Server 2007 or in SharePoint Portal Server 2003


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948724


 


Upgrading Windows SharePoint Services from version 2.0 to 3.0 after upgrading Team Foundation Server 2005 to version 2008


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950174


 


Error message when you view Audit log reports on a Microsoft Office SharePoint site: “The specified web does not contain a reporting metadata list”


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949605


 


You cannot use the ItemUpdating event to retrieve an updated value in SharePoint Server 2007 or in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948324


 


Links in the Quick Launch bar do not work as expected in SharePoint Server 2007


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948325


 


Description of Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 hotfix package: March 4, 2008


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949749


 


Description of Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 hotfix package: March 4, 2008


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949749


 


Microsoft Office SharePoint Server


 


Anonymous access to a BDC data source fails in SharePoint Server 2007


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948729


 


You receive an Event ID 6875 error message when you publish a page in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 or in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948323


 


A workflow is canceled when you try to upload an item to a picture library in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948728


 


Error message when you use the Content Deployment feature in SharePoint Server 2007: “Failed to compare two elements in the array”


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/9487286


 


SQL Server experiences a high load, and blocking problems may occur when you check a page in in SharePoint Server 2007


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949008


 


You are directed to an English Web site even though you created the Web site in a different language in SharePoint Server 2007


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949003


 


When you try to filter Web pages whose dates are after the twelfth of any particular month in SharePoint Server 2007, no Web pages are displayed even though there are Web pages that meet this condition


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949058


 


  

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