September 2006 - In the Money
Salaries continue to go up in our 11th Annual Salary Survey. Also: Google and Microsoft go head-to-head in our comparison of their tools, Q&A with Novell CEO Ron Hovsepian, asset management tool roundup, Mary Jo Foley's top 10 Microsoft bloggers, extended Active Directory logs, Microsoft's new SSL VPN and more!
Salaries have gone up for the third time in as many years, according to the 11th annual survey of compensation and benefits. So, are you getting what you deserve?
We put these rivals' tools to the test in a win, lose or draw contest. The overall winner just might surprise you.
Get a grip on your networked assets with the right asset management tool.
With Novell emerging as a Linux powerhouse, CEO Ron Hovsepian sets his sites on Microsoft.
You set the policy, Endforce ensures that it's followed.
There seems to be no end to Microsoft's appetite for acquisitions and new markets.
Major enhancements to ISA Server 2006 include better bandwidth controls and improved monitoring.
Foley on Microsoft
Mary Jo lists her 10 favorite blogs by Microsoft employees.
Letters to Redmond
Visual Studio 2005, Microsoft and self-criticism, basic security measures and mobile productivity.
Relocating and long commutes can be a waste of money and morale.
Microsoft's recent acquisition of SSL VPN provider Whale could be a good catch for remote access.
Here's Greg's short list of some key extended Active Directory log reports.
Securing files, e-mails, Web sites and crazy soccer fans is a tall order.
Latest build of Vista impresses, but did it arrive too late?