New book on PowerPivot for Excel 2010 published

There’s a new book out on PowerPivot for Excel 2010 by Sivakumar Harinath, Ron Pihlgren and Denny Guang-Yeu Lee. It covers PowerPivot end-to-end including Sharepoint 2010. It’s published by Wrox and available at many retailers. Professional Microsoft PowerPivot for Excel and SharePoint 


New SQL Server 2008 R2 High Availability Whitepaper Published

This whitepaper describes five commonly-deployed architectures using SQL Server 2005 and SQL Server 2008 R2 that are designed to meet the high-availability and disaster recovery requirements of enterprise applications. The whitepaper describes the architectures and also presents case studies that illustrate how real-life customers have deployed these architectures to meet their business requirements. This whitepaper is…


The upgrade is done…

After a big effort, the MSDN and Technet blog platform has been upgraded. This new platform should provide a lot of new funcationality. I’ve been waiting for this to pass before posting any new content. But now it’s time to get back to work and post.