Archive for July 28th, 2004

Microsoft SQL Server Migration Test Toolkit V1.5 July 28th, 2004

Vinod Kumar

Can be downloaded MSDN Subscriber Downloads

This is available in the following subscription levels:

– MSDN Universal
– MSDN Enterprise
– MSDN Professional
– MSDN Academic Alliance
– Microsoft Certified Partner

Interesting tool to play with for sure. It has come as a part of SQL Server 2005 Beta2 edition release.

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Microsoft to launch Google News rival July 28th, 2004

Vinod Kumar

The page will let visitors create their own customized news feeds that are powered by MSN’s new search technology, the company said. (Google News offers something similar, but it calls them customized alerts.)

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Where has he gone !!! July 28th, 2004

Vinod Kumar

If you were wondering where I have been and not blogging :) … Have been having a terrible time with flu and cold. And in a matter of fact in a weeks time there seems to be tons of announcements and I need to catchup with :)

1. Finally the much awaited SQL Server 2005, Beta2 is out. Out for MSDN Universal Subscribers.

2. My site ExtremeExperts completes its One year !!! Its a big news for me to share :).

3. SQL Express Beta2 refresh is also out. Check here for upgrade details from Euan and his team.

4. Framework 2.0 runtime from MSDN Downloads.

5. NUnit 2.2 Beta : Interestingly works on .NET Framework 2.0.

I seem to have quite a bit of catch up to do … Hopeing to start writing more on SQL Server 2005 from next week. Taking off on a trip to Goa this weekend.


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