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iPhone 3.1 Firmware Update and Exchange 2007 Issues

Apple, on Wednesday 9/9/09, released an update to iPhones OS. Apple is now enforcing a policy that is used to encrypt communications between Exchange 2007 mail servers and mobile devices, including the iPhone. Currently the issue seems to be only affecting users with the original iPhone and the iPhone 3G models (not the latest 3GS [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:37+00:00 September 10th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on iPhone 3.1 Firmware Update and Exchange 2007 Issues

VMware Needs to Take Microsoft More Seriously

Here is an article that I feel is right on the mark as Microsoft takes aim at VMware.  The artical came from a Windows IT Pro.  I have re-posted it as many will not have access to the site and was written by Paul Thurrott. Years ago, I spoke with VMware’s CEO at the time, [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:37+00:00 September 8th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on VMware Needs to Take Microsoft More Seriously

Password Manager Tool

Are you like the millions of people that have about 5, 10, even 20 different password and log ins?  Do you have them on a piece of paper in your top drawer, or on post its?  This kind of defeats the purpose of all those passwords.  Well there is a free tool from roboform that [...]

By | 2009-09-07T22:37:04+00:00 September 7th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Password Manager Tool

Active Directory tool for Group Policy and remote control

Ever create a group policy for a specific user or machine group but can't go to every machine to force the update? Well there is a great tool by Specops called Specops Gpupdate 2.0.  By default the policy refresh is every 90 minutes, but if you deploy a new policy and can’t wait 90 minutes [...]

By | 2009-09-07T14:17:05+00:00 September 7th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Active Directory tool for Group Policy and remote control

Tool for Monitoring Server Temps

Ever have a server that shuts down due to heat but don't know how hot it got before it crashed.  Well I found the solution, a great free product call Speed Fan.  Speed fan uses the reporting built into most chipset devices, however, many systems today usually come with this but there are older systems [...]

By | 2009-09-06T22:11:38+00:00 September 6th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Tool for Monitoring Server Temps

Invalid System Configuration Error on Citrix Web Interface 5.0

Invalid System Configuration The system configuration is invalid or unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience. The error may only be temporary. Try recoonnecting and, if the problem persists, contact your system administrator.” Event Type: Warning Event Source: ASP.NET 2.0.50727.0 Event Category: Web Event Event ID: 1309 Date: 9/5/2009 Time: 8:02:52 AM User: N/A Computer: xxxxx [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:37+00:00 September 5th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Invalid System Configuration Error on Citrix Web Interface 5.0

MSCOMCTL.OCX Errors

Have you ever had an issue where MSCOMCTL.OCX errors?  Well I had this issue occurred with a program called FoxFire!  A few days ago we performed windows updates and then today the application stopped working with the Component MSCOMCTL.OCX or one of its dependencies not correctly registered error.  So after some research I found that [...]

By | 2009-09-04T20:44:52+00:00 September 4th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MSCOMCTL.OCX Errors

VMworld 2009

As I'm sitting in my office on hold with a distributor, I'm dreaming that I was at VMworld this week like all the other 25,000 techies like myself.   To ease the pain, i'm sharing the VMworld 2009 Web site.  It's got everything - News, Blogs, Social Media connections, Show Highlights,.. Check it out and dream, what [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:37+00:00 September 3rd, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on VMworld 2009

Update on today’s Gmail outage

Google Gmail had a 2+ outage world wide yesterday.  Here is the explanation to the issue and a link for more infromation. http://gmailblog.blogspot.com/2009/02/update-on-todays-gmail-outage.html Tuesday, February 24, 2009 11:14 AM Posted by Acacio Cruz, Gmail Site Reliability Manager Gmail had a major outage early this morning: for about two and a half hours starting at 1:30 [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:37+00:00 September 1st, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Update on today’s Gmail outage