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First to Six Million in a single TA at EE

Last week it was speculated in the Experts Exchange Newsletter who would be the first to six million points in a single topic area - me or objects (see here http://blog.sembee.co.uk/archive/2006/03/03/8.aspx). Overnight (9th - 10th March) I won that little race. To give you an idea of the level of achievement, my six million points in the Exchange Server Topic Area is more than anyone other than t... [More]

Why you shouldn't use Self Generated SSL Certificates

A constant theme on many of the Internet forums is the use of self generated SSL certificates versus purchased SSL certificates, particularly when deploying RPC over HTTPS or Outlook Web Access. Many people will advocate that using a self generated certificate is fine and will do the job. This could be a certificate generated from the selfssl.exe tool that is supplied with the IIS Resource Kit, or... [More]

Mentioned in EE Newsletter Again

Yet another mention in the Experts Exchange Newsletter. This is starting to get embarrassing. See the original here: http://www.ee-stuff.com/Newsletter/022806newsletter.htmHowever here is the quote:Kudos: There aren't enough superlatives to describe what Sembee has accomplished since he joined EE a little over two years ago. First he makes Rookie of the Year, and follows that up as Expert of the Y... [More]

Why you shouldn't put Exchange 2003 in a DMZ

If you are looking for a page on how to put Exchange in to a DMZ, then you have come to the wrong place. This isn't it. Also I am not posting about deploying Exchange in a secure way - at least not in this post. It just covers Exchange in a DMZ. I don't deploy Exchange in to a DMZ, never have done, never will do. I discourage anyone who asks about it from doing so. Yet Exchange in a DM... [More]