June 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – Internet

News SharePoint Technologies   Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2010 Coming Soon. http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/Pages/BlogPost.aspx?pID=973   SharePoint Lifecycle Management Solution with Project Server 2010 http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/Pages/BlogPost.aspx?pID=975   Microsoft SharePoint General Manager, Eric Swift, to Host Exclusive Live Chat on Facebook! http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/Pages/BlogPost.aspx?pID=976   Unleashing SharePoint 2010 for Records Management, Governance and Compliance http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/Pages/BlogPost.aspx?pID=978 New: Operations and Manageability Resource Center…


June 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – SQL

News   Got Servers? Cisco Does ! Oh by the way they’ll rock your SQL Server configuration too http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2011/05/19/got-servers-cisco-does-oh-by-the-way-they-ll-rock-your-sql-server-2008-r2-configuration-too.aspx   Microsoft Introduces the Cloud-Ready Information Platform http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2011/05/16/microsoft-introduces-the-cloud-ready-information-platform.aspx   Visualise This: Take our PowerPivot Quiz and win an Xbox 360 http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2011/05/05/visualize-this-take-our-powerpivot-quiz-and-win-an-xbox-360.aspx   SQL Server 2008 R2 Offers Enhancements, New Management Capabilities http://www.eweek.com/c/a/IT-Infrastructure/SQL-Server-2008-R2-Offers-Enhancements-New-Management-Capabilities-518969/   Seven Reasons To…


June 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – Unified Communications

News   Premier OpsVault — Operate and Optimize IT http://www.opsvault.com/   Microsoft Premier Support UK – Site Home – TechNet Blogs http://blogs.technet.com/b/mspremuk/   Antigen & Forefront   http://blogs.technet.com/forefront     http://blogs.technet.com/fssnerds   Exchange   http://msexchangeteam.com/default.aspx     http://blogs.technet.com/msukucc   Microsoft Online Services Team Blog – Site Home – TechNet Blogs http://blogs.technet.com/b/msonline/   Hosted Messaging Collaboration…


June 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – Manageability

News   Download Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2012 Beta 2 Consumerization is a growing challenge for IT organizations. System Center Configuration Manager 2012 helps IT empower people to use the devices and applications they need to be productive, while maintaining corporate compliance and control. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/ff657840.aspx   Premier OpsVault — Operate and Optimize IT http://www.opsvault.com/…


June 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – Security

News Coordinated Vulnerability Disclosure http://www.microsoft.com/security/msrc/report/disclosure.aspx Supporting the belief that vulnerability disclosure is a shared responsibility best practiced in strong coordination between finders, vendors, and protection providers, Microsoft and other software vendors have adopted the principle of Coordinated Vulnerability Disclosure (CVD). Read an overview of the practices involved or watch an informative video to learn how…


May 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – Unified Communications

News Premier OpsVault — Operate and Optimize IT http://www.opsvault.com/ Microsoft Premier Support UK – Site Home – TechNet Blogs http://blogs.technet.com/b/mspremuk/ Antigen & Forefront http://blogs.technet.com/forefront http://blogs.technet.com/fssnerds Exchange http://msexchangeteam.com/default.aspx http://blogs.technet.com/msukucc Microsoft Online Services Team Blog – Site Home – TechNet Blogs http://blogs.technet.com/b/msonline/ Hosted Messaging Collaboration Lync, Office Communication Server & LiveMeeting NextHop – Site Home – TechNet…


May 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – SQL Server

News Participate in the SQL Server Twitter Challenge ! http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2011/04/07/participate-in-the-sql-server-twitter-challenge.aspx SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 CTP Now Available for Testing http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2011/04/22/sql-server-2008-r2-sp1-ctp-now-available-for-testing.aspx Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server 2008 SP2 Now Certified as Common Criteria Validated Products http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2011/04/27/microsoft-windows-7-windows-server-2008-r2-and-sql-server-2008-sp2-now-certified-as-common-criteria-validated-products.aspx Other http://blogs.technet.com/trm/default.aspx Events/Webcasts PASS DW/BI VC Presents: Creating Dynamic Calculations Using DAX Formulas in…


May 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – Security

News Windows Intune Now Available – Get Started With A 30-Day Trial http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsintune/pc-management-how-to-try-and-buy.aspx Windows Intune helps simplify how businesses manage and secure PCs using Windows cloud services and the Windows 7 operating system. Download a free 30-day trial to see how Windows Intune can better enable your computers and users to operate at peak performance…


May 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – Platforms

News Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 with Service Pack 1 Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows® 7 with SP1 enables IT administrators to manage roles and features that are installed on computers that are running Windows Server® 2008 R2, Windows Server® 2008, or Windows Server® 2003, from a remote computer that is running…


May 2011 – Technical Rollup Mail – Manageability

News The one and only KEVIN HOLMAN has announced that he is leaving Premier Field Engineering and taking on a new role within Microsoft. With his world-famous blog and constant dedication, Kevin has been a huge contributor to this newsletter and to entire OpsMgr community. We wish him the best of luck and hope he…