21 novembre 2010

Case sensitivity of ISA/TMG generated proxy auto configuration (pac) files

Scenario From time to time we come across cases where customers complain that the proxy exception list does not work for certain URLs and (Winhttp) clients still try to connect to the destination server using the proxy instead of going directly. Affected applications vary, we have seen issues with outlook 2007, SCCM, but the list might not be limited to those two – any Winhttp application might show the same symptoms. Upon investigating these issues we found that the problem is a case-sensitivity issue – applications might... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

How to Handle NTFS Folder Permissions, Security Descriptors and ACLs in PowerShell

1. Overview Some time ago, I was automating a few tasks with PowerShell and needed to set NTFS permissions on a folder. I was tempted to use the good old ICACLS.EXE command line, but I wanted to keep it all within PowerShell. While there are a number of different permissions you could want to set for a folder, my specific case called the following: -          Create a new folder -          Check the default permissions on the new folder - ... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 new storage and networking capabilities unveiled

Earlier this week, virtualization.info quoted an article published by Marcel van den Berg about the some of the new capabilities that System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) 2012 will provide. Microsoft publicly discussed them during its TechEd Europe 2010 conference a few weeks ago. Now van den Berg has published a valuable follow-up post, focusing on what is new in SCVMM 2012 about storage and networking. Here’s a few key points: SCVMM 2012 will have two main roles: Service Management (lifecycle management of virtual... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

[DOSSIER] Virtualisation : où en est-on ?

Speedfire est heureux d’annoncer son premier dossier infra, “Virtualisation : où en est-on”, qui fait le point sur les projets de virtualisation dans les entreprises en 2010/2011. Ce dossier fait partie de notre conférence virtuelle SpeedConf sur le sujet, qui regroupe les vidéos de bêtas testeurs de la plateforme phare du marché, vSphere 4,1, et une table ronde exclusive d’experts qui ont répondu à bon nombre de vos questions. Quant au dossier, il fait l’état des lieux des technologies, du marché, et du terrain, avec les dernières... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

How to Configure an iPhone for Microsoft BPOS Exchange Online Email

One of the great things about Exchange Online and the Microsoft Business Productivity Online Suite is that it works seamlessly with nearly any Smartphone.  This guide will show you how to connect your iPhone to BPOS. How to Connect an iPhone to BPOS The iPhone 3G, 3GS, or 4 can be used to connect to BPOS as long as it is running iOS 4.0.1 or newer. This procedure can also be used for the iPod Touch, with the same iOS requirements. The iPhone only supports a single Exchange Account. If you already have configured your... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

La communauté française System Center vous invite le 30 novembre 2010

Vous êtes impatiemment attendus le mardi 30 novembre 2010 (accueil à partir de 13h30), au centre de conférences Microsoft à Issy Les Moulineaux, pour la réunion de notre groupe utilisateur. Au menu, peu de blabla, pleins de démonstrations et d’échanges, avec des intervenants Microsoft et des membres éminents de la communauté (MVP, …) !!! Agenda de la réunion : System Center : la pierre angulaire des datacenters dynamiques Vue d’ensemble de la gamme Annonces du TechEd 2010 Roadmap Configuration Manager : What’s... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

Using Transport Rules to protect your organization from the ‘Here You Have’ Worm

The Here You Have worm, also known as Visal.B, has been spreading through network shares and email (more details on Microsoft’s Malware Protection Center web site). When spreading through email, the worm sends itself to your contacts with the following strings in the Subject field and message body: Subject: Here you have Body:Hello: This is The Document I told you about,you can find it Here.http://www.sharedocuments.com/library/PDF_Document21.025542010.pdf Please check it and reply as soon as possible. Cheers, Subject:... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

Happy birthday Windows

Ben oui, aujourd’hui, Windows a 25 ans pour sa première version. Ca fait loin. A cette époque, j’étais encore avec mon Sony MSX-2 et un certain Metal Gear de Solid Snake! Et dire que dans un peu plus de deux ans on aura un Windows 8.0, … http://danstoncloud.com/blogs/simplebydesign/archive/2010/11/20/happy-birthday-windows.aspx
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21 novembre 2010

TechEd Europe Recap

Thank you to everyone who came to Berlin for Tech·Ed Europe and attended an Exchange session, visited the Exchange booth to ask a question or check out a demo, as well as those of you who presented and who helped staff our booths in the TLC. You all helped make this year's event a success! Approximately 6,000 IT Professionals and Developers stormed this year's event between November 8 through the 12 at the Messe Berlin Convention Center and many checked out the Exchange sessions including several completely full or near-full... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

Configuring Remote Management of Hyper-V Server - in a workgroup

I have received a number of questions about how to go about setting up remote management of our free Hyper-V server (not the one that is part of Windows).  So I thought I would sit down and write up a set of blog posts to talk about how to do this.  Today I am going to talk about how to remotely manage a Hyper-V server from a Windows 7 desktop when in a workgroup environment. I am going to assume that you have already installed Hyper-V server and have configured the server name, workgroup name and networking appropriately... [Lire la suite]
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