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Feb 3 2009   3:14PM GMT

IT Knowledge Exchange Community Update for 02/03/09

JennyMack Jenny Mackintosh Profile: JennyMack

Here is what’s happening in our community lately:

  • Win a t-shirt from IT Knowledge Exchange
  • Featured member of the week
  • Featured questions
  • Featured blog posts
  • New community blogs
  • Messages from the TechTarget network

Win a T-Shirt from IT Knowledge Exchange

IT Knowledge Exchange is currently running a promotion to welcome new members — ask and answer one question each, and you will be eligible to receive an IT Knowledge Exchange t-shirt. Simply e-mail me at once you have asked a question and answered a question, and tell me your address and preferred t-shirt size. You will receive a t-shirt as thanks within 2-3 weeks. Anyone is eligible, so get into the community and start spreading the knowledge!

Also be sure to check out our “Best Questions” t-shirt giveaway, running through February 9th.

Featured ITKE Member of the Week

This week’s IT Knowledge Exchange featured member is Gilly400. Martin Gilbert is a freelance IT consultant hailing from the Netherlands, and his areas of expertise are many. Since he began with us in 2006, he has earned nearly 16,000 Knowledge Points.

You can visit his profile here to read more about him.

Congratulations on being our member of the week! We’re happy to have you with us.

Featured Questions

Over the past week, we’ve seen some great questions come through IT Knowledge Exchange, but some questions are still waiting for an answer. Click on one of our selected questions below, and spread the knowledge!

>> Notes rich text field to BLOB/Memo fields in sQL Server using ADOdb

>> Oracle licensing management

>> Microsoft Exchange Event service does not start

>> ODBC on Linux

>> Qualcomm QTracs: Not all files backed up

>> Infor Visual Manufacturing Auto Log-off

>> Recommend a QA tool for JavaScript heavy load application

>> How “Volume Shadow Copy” works in Windows system?

>> How to migrate Outlook 2003 “Rules and Alerts” between two forests and different Exchange servers

>> What are the similarities in Cisco and HP ProCurve switching protocols?

Featured Blog Posts

Browse the sampling of selected blog posts below or go here to view all.

>> Besides presentation skills, more about those PowerPoint professionals (Business Presentation Over Your IT)

>> Are Windows PCs threatened by malware harbored on Mac and Linux OS? (Security Corner)

>> Rights to system stored procedures (SQL Server with Mr. Denny)

>> Microsoft readies financial aid for IT professionals (IT Career JumpStart)

>> Phone customer support is getting worse and worse (IT Project Management)

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New Community Blogs

>> SOA Talk | A blog

The SOA blog with observations and commentary for software architects, developers and application development managers about SOA, Web services, integration technologies (ESBs, Grids, XML) and development platforms such as Java EE and .NET.

>> The iSeries Blog | A blog

A blog for IBM System i administrators, programmers, and fans. Featuring systems management, programming, Web development, high availability, security, products and humor on the little system that could: The AS/400.

Messages from the TechTarget network

>> Free Virtual Event: Microsoft Messaging 2.0

Effective organizational collaboration relies on the free flow of information via text and instant messages, voice mail, email, video and other means of communication.  Yet, most of today’s organizations keep these systems compartmentalized, creating barriers to information flow.  This Microsoft Messaging 2.0 virtual seminar will identify for you these major obstacles and show you how to overcome them to achieve a truly unified communications infrastructure.

>> Calling all Bethesda, Atlanta and Irvine IT and LOB execs: Don’t miss our free data quality/MDM breakfast seminar!

Join David Loshin for an interactive discussion examining the critical link between data quality management and successful MDM adoption. Attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the potential issues associated with managing enterprise data as an asset.

For more information on dates, locations, agenda and speaker bios, visit today.

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