Monthly Archives: June 2007

Highs and Lows of Tech·Ed 2007 Orlando

My list of Highs and Lows from Tech·Ed 2007 Orlando (the fifth Tech·Ed I’ve attended): Highs Conference Content – Some of the best content yet. Among the sessions there seemed to be plenty of material for just about everyone. As … Continue reading

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Just passed exam 70-431!

At TechEd, attendees can take any Microsoft certification exam at a discounted price. I had been studying for exam 70-431 (Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Implementation and Maintenance) for the last few weeks and am happy to say that I passed … Continue reading

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Rockin’ at Margaritaville

The Microsoft Influencer party is going strong here at Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville at Universal Citywalk. They gave away a 42" plasma TV. Can’t imagine carrying *that* back to the hotel! Great live band–Blue Stone Circle. Lots of food, drink, and … Continue reading

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Security Much Improved with IIS7

Just finished attending the Microsoft Internet Information Services 7 and Security session (at TechEd), hosted by Mai-Lan Tomsen Bukovec and Robert McMurray. I spoke with Robert the other day; he was very knowledgeable and helpful. The configuration and security changes in IIS … Continue reading

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