Microsoft Centro Beta has been officially announced!

What is Centro?  Well stop on by Kevin Beares' Blog to find out at http://blogs.technet.com/kevin_beares/archive/2006/10/24/so-what-is-centro-you-ask.aspx and while you are there sign up for the beta if you have the servers for it. Being very close and involved with Microsoft's Small Business Server offering over the years in both my own customer deployments and through my getting to know those on the teams in Redmond who have worked the magic behind the wizards, I am looking at Centro as a natural progression into a multi-server environment for small businesses.  In my opinion, those of us who have been fans of SBS will in the not so … Continue reading Microsoft Centro Beta has been officially announced!

DNS not resolving for a particular domain on your SBS box?

Had this request from another consultant this week so thought I would pass along the issue and the KB article for anyone who may happen to stumble across this in their favorite search engine. "I have a client running SBS 2003 and all of a sudden they can't get to the Customer Login Page of Postini. They can go anywhere else. All workstations point to the server for their DNS but if I add an ISP dns as a second they can get to the site just fine. I have rebooted the server and the other standard things to flush dns to no … Continue reading DNS not resolving for a particular domain on your SBS box?