TechNet Spotlight: The Next Wave – Bringing Dynamic IT to Life

If you’re interested on seeing video of the keynotes and breakout sessions for some of the previous Microsoft conferences — TechEd, WinHec, IT Forum, Ignite Tour, Microsoft Management Summit, Web Administrator’s Summit, etc. — check out TechNet Spotlight: http://www.microsoft.com/emea/spotlight/. The content is focused on IT Pro but there’s some very good presenations up there. Check out…


Channel 8: Ingo Rammer and How to Really Debug Code

Posted yesterday on Channel 8 (Channel 9 for Students who like to code): Ingo Rammer and how to really debug code “What’s the worst bug? The one that you can’t fix because it’s quite impossible to detect. Will and I saw that Ingo Rammer (he wrote THE book on .NET Remoting) was giving a talk at…


Channel 10: Behind the Halo 3 Hero Commercial

Halo fans: Check out this video just posted on Channel 10 which talks about how they filmed the Halo 3 commercial and web video: http://on10.net/Blogs/larry/behind-the-halo-3-hero-commercial/. We were fortunate to have several pieces of the diorama on display at the company store. The two pieces they had on display were pretty big so I can just…


SQL Server 2008 Webcasts and Virtual Labs

Here is a list of upcoming SQL Server 2008 Webcasts for developers and new Virtual Labs:   SQL 2008 Webcasts MSDN Webcast: Creating Visualizations for SQL Server Data Mining (Level 300) Friday, November 30, 2007 11:00 A.M.–12:00 P.M. Pacific Time MSDN Webcast: New T-SQL Programmability Features in SQL Server 2008 (Level 300) Tuesday, December 4, 2007…


Exchange 2007 SP1 Released November 29th

Exchange 2007 SP1 features mobility security and management enhancements, better integration w/ Office Communications Server and Windows Server 2008 support. For developers, Exchange SP1 including updates to transport extensibility, additions to Exchange Web Services, and the ability to customize Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access.   Key New Features and Enhancements Built-in Protection Exchange Server 2007…


Visual Studio 2008 and Visual Studio Tools for Office Development Webcasts

Here are some of the upcoming Visual Studio 2008 and Visual Studio Tools for Office Development Webcasts coming up in December: MSDN Webcast: Visual Studio Tools for the Office System 3.0 Architecture (Level 300) Thursday, November 29, 2007 9:00 A.M.–10:00 A.M. Pacific Time MSDN Webcast: What’s New in Visual Studio 2008: Improving Developer Productivity (Level 200)…


Windows Server 2008 Virtual Labs and Webcasts for IT Pros

Want to get your hands on Windows Server 2008? Test drive it today on Virtual Labs: Centralized Application Access with Windows Server 2008 Beta 3 Deployment Services (WDS) in Windows Server 2008 Beta 3 Fine Grained Password Settings in Windows Server 2008 Beta 3 Managing Network Security Using Windows Firewall with Advanced Security Beta 3…


Silverlight Webcast Series for Designers and Developers

Here’s a list of upcoming Silverlight webcasts for Designers and Developers in November and December. MSDN Webcast: An Introduction to Silverlight (Level 100) Friday, November 30, 2007 10:00 A.M.–10:30 A.M. Pacific Time MSDN Webcast: Designer Series (Part 1 of 5): Getting Started with Silverlight for Designers (Level 200) Friday, November 30, 2007 10:30 A.M.–11:30 A.M. Pacific Time MSDN…


MSDN Online Media Blog

It’s been awhile since Georgeo made his last post on the MSDN Webcast Blog. I’ve taken over his role covering MSDN Webcasts and also picked up a bunch of other online media such as Virtual Labs, Podcasts, Labcasts and video. I’ll be looking at new and cool ways to help you learn about and explore Microsoft developer tools…