Bing: there it is! My PPS setup problem(s) solved.

Obligatory bing plug. The name is growing on me… Link #1 in the search results was Nick Barclay’s great post on sorting out PPS setup issues with SQL Server 2008: "System.Web.Extensions" performancepoint "configuration error" – Bing Useful reference linkages: Installing and Troubleshooting M&A on Win / SQL 2008 Install PerformancePoint Monitoring Server with SQL Server…

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Whoops. Got to uninstall all the .NET 4.x bits or Server Manager breaks...

Fiddling around with TFS 2010 (x64) got me into a little trouble: "MMC could not create the snap-in. The snap-in might not have been installed correctly. CLSID: FX:{18ea3f92-d6aa-41d9-a205-2023400c8fbb}" Doh. Fortunately, there were just two more .NET 4.x Beta 1 items in PAF (on 2008, formerly known as ARP on 2003) that I overlooked for a…

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Charging toward CTP6 on Longhorn...

This weekend was going to be the one to setup Windows Home Server, but I got distracted by Windows Server 2008 when I just happened to see the x86 bits hit MSDN… which reminded me that I should covert my development VPC images over to 2008. (I’ve been busy with Mass Effect. Sorry.) I like…

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Connected Home's 3-part Series on WHS and more...

Got my copy of WHS last week and I’m hoping to make time to stand it up this week; I’m sure that I’ll want to remember these links later when that happens. Heh. Coming Home to Windows Home Server, Part 1 A new column begins, focusing on Microsoft’s highly touted Windows Home Server. (10/15/07) Coming…

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I'm not the only one! Poor lil' guy...

Although he probably won’t live as long as I do, I still feel a little sad for the poor fellow. "I won’t tell you what I actually do now on Microsoft.com. It’s too embarrassing." The Lone Server @ Microsoft.com Not. What a whiner… Upgrade or die! Heh.

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January is Windows Server 2008 High Availability Month

If you’ve been meaning to ramp up on Windows Server 2008 clustering, but haven’t made the lab time yet, here’s the easy way to do it… Virtual Lab Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Failover Clustering January Webcasts TechNet Webcast: Building High Availability Infrastructures with Windows Server 2008 Failover Clustering Monday January 21, 2008, 11:30 AM –…

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