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Microsoft Longhorn Hypervisor Virtualization Demo

Microsoft has announced it will add a hypervisor to the upcoming Windows Server 2007 (codenamed Longhorn) and now we are starting to see demo’s being released.   Arlindo Alves, a Mirosoft evangelist, recently posted the TechReady keynote demo, which he showed off the following: In this demo you will see: ·          Windows Server Virtualization running on […]

Microsoft Releases SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2 with New Licensing and Virtualization Opportunities

Update is fully compatible with Windows Vista and the 2007 Microsoft Office system; new licensing updates enhance opportunities for virtualization. REDMOND, Wash. — Feb. 19, 2007 — Microsoft Corp. today released Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2005 SP2, an update to its award-winning data management and analysis platform. Customers can now take advantage of enhancements in the […]

How to migrate the 3.x SoftGrid database from one SQL Server to another SQL Server

The following Microsoft support article details How to migrate the 3.x SoftGrid database from one SQL Server to another SQL Server.  The SQL Server that the SoftGird Server is currently configured for, will be referred to as the “source SQL Server” while the SQL Server that the database will be migrated to will be referred […]

Microsoft Releases Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer Version 2.0.1

The Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer provides a streamlined method of identifying common security misconfigurations.   In response to direct customer need for a streamlined method of identifying common security misconfigurations, Microsoft has developed the Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA). Version 2.0.1 of MBSA includes a graphical and command line interface that can perform local or […]

Citrix Support White Paper on How to Use SQL Server 2005 Database Mirroring to Improve Citrix Presentation Server Farm Disaster Recovery Capabilities

The following Citrix support article describes how to improve the disaster recovery capabilities of a Citrix Presentation Server farm by leveraging the high availability database mirroring feature in Microsoft SQL 2005. This feature allows transparent failover of the data store in the event of the loss of the principal SQL Server. To learn more please […]

Microsoft SoftGrid 4.1 Released – Key Enhancements in SoftGrid 4.1

Microsoft / Softricity have just released SoftGrid 4.1.    This is the first post-acquisition product release and represents a significant milestone in the Softricity roadmap. This release aligns SoftGrid with other Microsoft technologies and practices.   The main enhancements are:   ·          New server management console: upgraded to MMC 3.0 ·          New reporting engine, based on […]

SQL Server 2000 is not supported on Windows Server 2003 Terminal Server application server

Microsoft SQL Server does not support the installation or use of SQL Server Failover Clustering on Microsoft Windows Server 2003-based server clusters where the Windows Server 2003-based server clusters have Terminal Server installed on the cluster. This configuration was known as Application Mode in Microsoft Windows 2000. However, SQL Server 2000 instance installation is supported […]

Double-Take(R) Software Announces VMware Installation Service; Professional Service Offering Makes Protecting VMware Easier, More Affordable

Double-Take Software
SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass.– Aug. 7, 2006–Based on a ground-swell of interest in combining VMware virtualization technology with Double-Take continuous data replication and application availability to provide flexible, cost-effective disaster recovery capabilities, Double-Take Software(R) is introducing today a new professional services offering targeted at helping customers quickly deploy these solutions together to protect their business-critical data. Organizations […]

Microsoft Updates Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) 2.7 Service Pack 1 Refresh

The MDAC 2.7 SP1 Refresh release installs the same Data Access core components as Microsoft Windows XP SP1, with the addition of several important bug fixes. The MDAC 2.7 SP1 Refresh release is also included in the Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 3a release. This release does not include Microsoft Jet, the Microsoft Jet […]

visionapp Freeware for Citrix Lifecycle and Application Access Management Available Now – Official Press Release

Frankfurt / Washington DC, August, 1 2006: visionapp, the leading technology provider of lifecycle and application access management solutions for Citrix and Windows server farms , offers since 1 st of August an attractive freeware package, the visionapp Express Edition 2006. The freeware is designed for full automation of installation and operation processes (Lifecycle Management) […]

MOM 2005: Monitor Globally, Manage Locally

Microsoft Operations Manager helps your customers keep a watchful eye and steady hand over their systems. High availability, redundancy and security aren’t just technology buzzwords any more. They’re essential ingredients. Your customers require 100 percent uptime to stay in business and stay competitive. They need consistent, stable and secure connections. As networks grow increasingly complex […]

How to Make Money with Longhorn!! (A MUST READ)

Brand new technologies in Microsoft’s upcoming product wave could spell opportunity for creative partners The phrase “Microsoft innovation” is spoken with pride in Redmond, but outside the company, it’s often a stand-alone punch line. But whether you applaud or scoff, you can’t deny that the company spends big bucks on researching, developing and acquiring promising […]

Large Global Client in NYC Looking for Sr. Citrix Engineer

Responsible for design and engineering of the  client systems solutions globally.  5 to 7 years strong hands-on experience on deploying and configuring Windows XP/2000/2003 operating systems, Citrix (MetaFrame) Presentation Server (3.0 & 4.0), SMS & SQL platforms and senior systems management capabilities (SMS experience required). Thorough understanding of IT issues related to Microsoft/Citrix client systems […]

Microsoft Kills WinFS – Makes it Park of Upcoming SQL Server Release

If you were like me as was waiting for a really awesome new file system for Vista and Longhorn then you better keep waiting as Microsoft has changed gears with WinFS…  Read the entire It’s been nearly a year since I wrote my entry about WinFS Beta1, but rest assured, we have been working furiously […]

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