Beef up your Zune

Beef up the capacity with a new hard disk. The ipod mod folks tell you how. Now all I need is a Zune.


Anitvirus for 64-bit for consumer

Yeah, here we go. Long awaited and finally available for Vista 32-bit AND 64-bit. ITPRO has more. And the download on Symantec’s web.


VHD Test Drive Details

Wow, it is amazing to see how well this program is accepted by costumers and by Microsoft partners. Impressive download numbers for the freely available images from the VHD Download Center. It looks like the team is drowning in questions and requests for the license agreement. We should make it available online. The PressPass article…


Microsoft Virtualization for Developers

Virtualization is cool and there is more than just hype. We all got that. Developments in AMD and Intel processor architecture certainly help fostering adoption and spreading the technology. The newest processors have or will have support for virtual environments built in and products like Virtual Server 2005 R2 SP1 will take advantage in providing…


VHD Test Drive – Learn more

If you are an Independent Software Vendor or ISV working with Windows you have most likely heard about the VHD Test Drive by now. The program launched officially on Monday. The program consists of 2 parts: Part 1 is for everyone. Currently everyone can download 4 images from the VHD Download Center. The number is…


VHD Test Drive downloads

With the VHD Test Drive you can quickly evaluate Microsoft and partner solutions through a series of pre-configured Virtual Hard Disks (VHD). Download the VHDs and evaluate them for free in your own environment without the need for a dedicated system or complex installations. Currently there are 4 images available for download: Exchange Server 2007…


VHD Test Drive

Virtualization just got a notch better with Microsoft. Recent moves in the Microsoft virtualization strategy are significant steps in helping adoption of virtualization technologies and providing technology and infrastructure supporting standardization of virtualization across the industry: Virtual Server 2005 R2 is now available for free Partners can redistribute Virtual Server together with their products The…


Off to TechEd Developer in Barcelona, Spain

Going to TechEd is always fun. Going to TechEd in Europe is even more fun. I finally made it to Barcelona. Sitting in the speaker lounge, chatting with folks from different product teams and having strong coffee to keep the jet lag under control. Back in Redmond, I left a doppelganger in my office so…