New MS Certifications

October 26, 2005   There are now going to be 3 different series; Technology, Professional, and Architect.  In the Technology seriers there are currently 5 different certifications: Technology Specialist: .NET Framework 2.0 Web Applications Technology Specialist: .NET Framework 2.0 Windows Applications Technology Specialist: .NET Framework 2.0 Distributed Applications Technology Specialist: SQL Server 2005 Technology Specialist: BizTalk […]

SPS SP2 available (finally!)

October 18, 2005   The following Knowledge Base articles (some of which have not yet been made live) provide information about the various fixes included in this service pack.    ·         KB 887623 Description of Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Service Pack 2 ·         KB 906337 Issues that are fixed in SharePoint Portal Server 2003 by […]

Social Networking

October 3, 2005

What is a social network?  Ever hear of a game called “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon”?  If not, it is a game where you link Kevin Bacon to any other actor/actress in six steps.  For instance, to link Kevin Bacon to Sigourney Weaver… Kevin Bacon was in Footloose with Dianne Weist, who was in The […]

Office 12 to support saving to PDF

October 2, 2005

Probably old news to most of you since it was announced yesterday 😉  but MS announced during the MVP summit that the Office 12 client applications will support saving to PDF files.   We saw a demo of Word, Publisher, and Access saving to a PDF file with perfect results.