Robert Marshall's Blog


Home for my ConfigMgr and Industry related ramblings


Owner of SMSMarshall Ltd, active Enterprise Management MVP

    • Mon, Dec 29 2008

    InfoWorld: What future is in store for Microsoft?

    Over on the InfoWorld website (Galen Gruman), they have put together a bunch of predictions, on how Microsoft will fair over the next decade. Made for some fun, interesting, but sometimes gloomy reading, check it out Five futures, from terrible to great Given the state of Microsoft and the clear trends emerging, InfoWorld has envisioned five futures for Microsoft, from worst to best, from the vantage point of 2018...
    • Sat, Dec 27 2008

    Top Issues for Microsoft Support for Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V

    The "Ask the Core team", hosted on the TechNet domain, posted about the top issues they see with Hyper-V. Check it out: Top Issues for Microsoft Support for Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V
    • Fri, Dec 19 2008

    Happy Xmas!

    Well, folks, it's almost that time of the year again. Were we loose a few pounds, and gain a few pounds, but in all the wrong places! On behalf of WMUG, and myself personally, I wanted to take the opportunity to wish you all a great Xmas, and hope you have a really good New Year! I seem to have lost my blogging mojo in December, not much activity from little old me, perhaps i'll find it in my Xmas Stocking...
    • Fri, Dec 19 2008

    The Manageability Team blog evolving in to two blogs

    The Manageability Team blog are splitting the blog in to two seperate blogs set to go live 5th Jan. New links will be: SMS and MOM Until the 5th of Jan, keep checking their main link , would assume once the blogs go live you'll need to change your RSS info ...
    • Wed, Dec 3 2008

    Microsoft SharedView

    I used this today, would recommend it for simple remote control, chat, and file transfer. Download SharedView Microsoft SharedView is a fast, easy way to share documents and screen views with small groups of friends or coworkers; anytime, anywhere. Use SharedView to put your heads together and collaborate - create, convey, and communicate…across physical boundaries, through firewalls, and down to the smallest...
    • Mon, Dec 1 2008

    Back from holiday!

    Refreshed, and ready to roll, after a great one week wreck\reef live-aboard diving holiday in the Northern Red Sea (Egypt). Departed from Hurghada, and spent best part of 5 whole days just diving and diving and diving! I used a company called Blue O Two , and was on one of their luxury vessels the Blue Melody . Great diving guides, Karen and Kevin (thanks!), friendly staff and a great cook (Tuts trot\The belly didn't...