Friday, August 26, 2005

Microsoft Redraws Its Virtual Server Roadmap

Marc Foley Wrote at Microsoft Watch :

Microsoft has decided to christen Virtual Server 2005 Service Pack 1 as Virtual Server 2005 R2. But the follow-on release is still due out in the latter half of 2006.
Read the complete article
It's a long time to wait for 64 bit support !

Monday, August 22, 2005

XP Myths - Myths Regarding Windows XP

Myth (Definition) - A fiction or half-truth, especially one that forms part of an ideology. There are numerous Myths floating around the Internet regarding Windows XP, especially relating to Optimizations and Security. Hopefully this site will debunk some of these.

Read the article here

Even worm authors write buggy code; Zotob hindered by bugs

Zotorb suffered from software flaws that caused the computer to reboot before giving time for the infection to spread.
Read all about it at M-Dollar (ARS).

Tuesday, August 16, 2005

DTM ODBC Manager

DTM ODBC Manager is a free simple and easy-to-use ODBC Data Sources manager. The program allows you to export data source definitions into a file and then restore it on a local or remote system.

Download it from DTM soft

Monday, August 08, 2005

WMI Code Creator v1.0

Microsoft juste released this new tool.

Download it at Microsoft

Wednesday, August 03, 2005

Windows Sharepoint Services templates downloads

Today Microsoft publish 30 new application templates for Windows SharePoint.

Check them out

Connection String Home Page

Always trying to remember the right connection string to use for your database ? Look at the Connection String Home Page by Carl Prothman. On this web page, you'll find links to sample ADO and ADO.NET connection strings for .NET Data Providers, OLE DB Providers, and ODBC Drivers (DSN/DSN-Less).

Tuesday, August 02, 2005

ASP.NET security overview

Security is an integral part of any Web-based application. Understanding ASP.NET security will help in building secure Web applications. This document provides a brief overview of security in ASP.NET. You can use the various resources and pointers provided in this document to study the topics in-depth.

Read the complete document at Microsoft

XP Service Pack 3 Fixes and Features Unofficial Preview

If you are looking for Windows XP post-SP2 hot fixes checkout this site by Ethan C. Allen

Monday, August 01, 2005

IBM eServer xSeries 366 Technical Introduction

This Redpaper introduces the x366 and describes its technical characteristics (We will play with one in the next weeks).

Read the Redpaper at IBM