Defining Cloud Computing

September 17, 2010 // 0 Comments

One of the most infuriation things about cloud computing has been the marketing that wraps it up.  There are a couple of international service providers (both having datacenters here in Ireland) who pretend that they invented “the cloud” when they sell it.  There are plenty of [...]

Internet Explorer 9 Beta

September 16, 2010 // 0 Comments

The IE9 beta has been launched by Microsoft.  I just read a review that says it brings features that have been long needed.  One of those si a download manager.  Yup, IE badly needed this.  In the age of wifi networking (prone to interruption) and mobile computing (who hasn’t had to [...]

Dynamic IP Restrictions Extension for IIS Beta

August 26, 2010 // 0 Comments

DDOS was the topic of the week with the CAO office in Ireland being repeatedly attacked.  Microsoft released a beta of a new IIS module, called Dynamic IP Restrictions Extension for IIS.  The idea is that the web server will deny connection requests from detected DDOS and brute force [...]

Web Farm Framework for IIS 7

July 22, 2010 // 2 Comments

This has been released for W2008 and W2008 R2 x64.  I didn’t find a 32-bit version (for W2008).  You can learn more about this solution in a series of articles discussing the beta. Technorati Tags: Windows Server 2008,Windows Server 2008 R2,Internet Please follow and like [...]

The Cloud Future of OpsMgr and VMM

May 13, 2010 // 0 Comments

There’s a lot of developments on the way for the next versions of Operations Manager and Virtual Machine Manager.  A lot of those are aimed at Azure integration.  You can read more about the future here. Technorati Tags: Operations Manager,VMM,System [...]