Off to China

Tomorrow morning I’m heading off early for a week in Beijing, China. It’s the first time for me; and to be honest the first time I’ve travelled anywhere where I really don’t have any ability to speak some basic local language and read my way around. I downloaded a Rapid Mandarin course by Earworms from […]

Slow blogging

I spend a few days catching up on posting video to my family and home blog instead 😉 No posts for a week or two.

100 days of ZENworks – Windows only management

I’m in Singapore at the Asia Pacific Partner Academy; we are training partners on the forthcoming ‘ZENworks Pulsar’ release. It’s just gone beta 1. One question that came up: How do I integrate ZENworks 7 with Active Directory? Well – here are the links. Here is a really cool article from Novell Connection Magazine; it’s […]

Vista launch – Singapore style

I’m in Singapore – it’s hot (28’C) and humid (90%) Walking around this morning with Mark – and we saw a huge advertising display for the Vista launch; tied in nicely to the Chinese Lunar New Year. More from Singapore later. Last time I was here was almost exactly four years ago.

Tweaking Collanos Workplace

I’ve blogged about Collanos before. I’ve had to tweak the client to make best use of bandwidth. I’m finding that because most of my team are on pretty fast connections – fast DSL, fast LAN – the default settings are too conservative. I suggested to the Collanos people that they have a ‘I have infinite […]

The WordPress merry-go-round

WordPress 2.0.7 – security fixes. Kinda instantly obsoleted WordPress 2.0.6 – which in itself was bug and security fixes. WordPress 2.1 still moves forward; beta 2 via svn is looking pretty sweet.

on New Product Management

An interesting post by Charles Zedlewski of SAP on Product Management. He also references Storm Grillin – another blog on ‘agile Product Management’. Especially interesting; we had training from Pragmatic Marketing a few weeks ago – which was a good refresher. Here are the interesting comments; readers at Novell – I’m pointing fingers at you. […]

WordPress 2.1 beta 1

Hot on the heels of WordPress 2.0.6 release candidate – is WordPress 2.1 beta 1. I tried the alpha from subversion on this blog a while ago; it looked promising. Now we are at beta 1. You can get the beta from here; knowing the test and release team – it will be live in […]