top Microsoft Has 1 Million Servers. So What?
KB2775511 has substantially reduced the CPU load and improved file-sharing performance on one of our heavily-used Windows 2008 R2 file servers.
Microsoft recommends that it be applied to both servers and workstations.
But there may be problems with it under some circumstances:
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/winsdk/archive/2013/05/13/roll-up-update-kb-2775511-reports-with-smb-2-0-data-truncation.aspx about a year and a half ago
top Microsoft Prepares Rethink On Windows 8
If they really want people to 'upgrade' from XP, shouldn't they make an in-place upgrade possible?
about a year and a half ago
top IPv4 Will Not Die In 2010
So the question we each need to ask, on behalf of ourselves and our employers, is
how long will it take to transition my/our setup to IPV6?
If the answer is greater than 2 years, it would be prudent to start doing something about it now.
top Mozilla To Launch "Build Your Own Browser"
This stuff really needs to be in the core of Firefox for it to gain corporate users.
top Microsoft-Novell Relationship Hits the Skids
And good riddance to them too. Thanks for encouraging us all
top State of Colorado Calls Firefox Insecure, IE6 Safe
Yup, firefox supports NTLM authentication, and has for a long time, and it works for me.
top Microsoft.com Makes IE8 Incompatibility List
You can.... X-UA-Compatible. 10 mins on Microsoft's IE blog would have told you that....
top Massive VMware Bug Shuts Systems Down
Must check before posting next time. Rebooting a VM doesn't power down the VM.