Download Best Practices Analyzers – Exchange & Unified Communications

Best Practice Analyzers are free tools available for most Microsoft Enterprise products and they are used to determine the overall health of your platform. Here are some tools for the Microsoft Exchange Best Practices Analyzer, Office Communications Server 2007, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 and the 2007 Microsoft Office System.

Download Best Practices Analyzers – Forefront, ISA and Security

Best Practice Analyzers are free tools available for most Microsoft Enterprise products and they are used to determine the overall health of your platform. Here are some tools for Internet Security and Acceleration Server, Forefront Unified Access Gateway, Threat Management, Baseline security and Security update Inventory tool.

SQL Server 2008 R2 Best Practices Analyzer (BPA) Diagnostic Tool

This tool determines the overall conformance of their SQL Server instances and topology with established best practices. BPA examines your SQL Server instance for system events, reviews login permissions, scans your SQL Metadata for advisable settings, and recommends solutions to items that do not conform with established Microsoft best practices.

Introduction to LaTeX – A Type Setting System

LaTeX is not a wordprocessor but a typesetting system that achieves beautifully typeset documents without any deeper typographic knowledge. LaTeX is most widely used by mathematicians, scientists, engineers, philosophers, economists and other scholars in academia and the commercial world, and other professionals as a primary or an intermediate format.

Download the Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.5 Guide

The Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) 4.5 guide enables organizations to implement application virtualization and effectively respond to the associated challenges. This IPD guide takes you step-by-step through the process of planning your application virtualization infrastructure, and assists you in taking advantage of new features in App-V 4.5 such as streaming servers and support for Internet-based clients.

Download eBook – The Shortcut Guide to Data Center Energy Efficiency

Virtualization and commitments to green IT initiatives are changing the way that data centers operate. The Shortcut Guide to Data Center Energy Efficiency offers insight on building a data center infrastructure that matches data center power and cooling demands in a way that optimizes operational efficiency while meeting the IT business and computing needs. This eBook will show you methods for minimizing the cost of your operating data center, and lays out a set of specific best practices and considerations for upgrading a production data center.