Download: Exchange Server 2010 SP2

Now you can download Exchange Server 2010 SP2 (remember Bharat Suneja’s blogpost). Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 SP2 helps you achieve new levels of reliability and performance by delivering features that help to simplify your administration, protect your communications, and delight your customers by meeting their demands for greater business mobility. It contains the new features and capabilities…

Next Generation Windows file system: ReFS

Have you heard about “ReFS”? ReFS stands for Resilient File System. It’s the next generation Windows file system being introduced in Windows Server 8, replaces NTFS. For more info, you can read Steve’s related blog post @


COM+/MTS custom application : CreateObject or CreateInstance?

Recently i was working with a developer customer, who created an Visual Basic/COM+ based solution (internally uses the Microsoft Messaging library). In general, he wants to know whether they should use CreateObject or CreateInstance? Whether both will have the same or different same effect in COM+? In Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS), you must use ObjectContext.CreateInstance…