February 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – SQL

News   Try SQL Server 2008 Today – Your Data, Any Place, Any Time SQL Server 2008, the next release of Microsoft SQL Server, will provide a comprehensive data platform that is more secure, reliable, manageable and scalable for your mission critical applications, while enabling developers to create new applications that can store and consume…

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February 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – Internet

News   Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server   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…

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February 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – Platforms

News   Test Drive Windows 2008 Try out Windows Server 2008 instantly simply by logging on to our test-drive environment using your web browser and experience Windows Server 2008 first hand http://www.microsoft.com/uk/heroeshappenhere/learn-more/products/Windows-Server-2008/default.mspx   Things to know before you download Vista SP1 Find out what to do before you update your computers running Vista http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/bb968859.aspx  …

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February 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – Security

News   Security Policies in the Application Development Process http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=8061034 By John Steer, CISSP, Senior Security Consultant, Microsoft ACE Services Corporate security policies are a critical part of securing your corporate assets. This article covers the role of the security policy as a driver in the application development lifecycle, and explains why it is important…


January 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – Manageability

News SMS&MOM http://blogs.technet.com/smsandmom/default.aspx   Nexus SC: The System Center Team Blog http://blogs.technet.com/systemcenter/   Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 International Client Packs released Two ICP packs for ConfigMgr have been released.  ICP1 contains the following languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish ICP2 contains all languages from ICP1 plus the following: Chinese (Simplified),Chinese (Traditional), Czech, Danish,…

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January 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – Platforms

News   Windows Server 2008 RC1 Windows Server 2008, which is scheduled to release to manufacturing (RTM) by the Feb 27 launch event, has reached the RC1 milestone and is available for customers to download. With RC1, Microsoft is enhancing Group Policy with Group Policy Preferences, formerly known as PolicyMaker Standard Edition and Policy Share Manager….

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January 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – Unified Communications

  News You Had Me At EHLO… http://msexchangeteam.com/default.aspx   Microsoft Office Outlook Team Blog http://blogs.msdn.com/outlook/default.aspx   Unified Communications Group Team Blog http://communicationsserverteam.com http://communicatorteam.com   Downloads Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 E-mail Router (On-Premise and Hosted Editions) The E-mail Router is an interface between the Microsoft Dynamics CRM system and an e-mail system. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=22&p=1&srcdisplaylang=en&srccategoryid=&srcfamilyid=&u=%2fdownloads%2fdetails.aspx%3ffamilyid%3de1358499-3fdb-45b8-adf0-7585f758277e%26displaylang%3den   Microsoft Forefront…

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January 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – SQL

News Customers Choose SQL Server to Run Their SAP® SolutionsMicrosoft highlighted the benefits customers have realized by migrating their data platform to Microsoft SQL Server 2005 to run their SAP® applications: enterprise-calibre reliability coupled with significant cost savings.  Customers have experienced over 35 percent cost-efficiencies by selecting SQL Server 2005 to run their SAP solutions.  These…

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January 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – Security

News   Effective Security http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=8014764 From Stephen Lamb. Effective security is all about risk. Measure it. Decide which risks you are uncomfortable with and take steps to mitigate them. It’s also about People AND Processes – technological controls alone will not give you Effective Security.   Server Security: Less is More  http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=7938703 By Shawn Travers,…

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January 2008 – Technical Rollup Mail – Internet

News   Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server   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…

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