Blog Progress Report- First 1000 Visitor Month
Nov01

Blog Progress Report- First 1000 Visitor Month

Hi Everyone Great to have you stopping by! It was about a year ago from today that I started SlashAdmin as a little side project and its been amazing. I started it to share my experiences of life in it and share a few tips along the way and its developed into a great resource for Office365 and PowerShell admins. Its great to hear when a post has helped people out and its opened up some great opportunities for me along the way. As you...

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DrayTek Roadshow 2016
Apr16

DrayTek Roadshow 2016

I had an opportunity to go to the DrayTek Roadshow at the Hilton hotel in reading this week hosted by: CEO – Michael Spalter CTO – Alex Shuker Sales and Marketing Manager – Julian Hubble Technical Support Manager – Manoj Khatri Senior Technical Support Engineer – Joe Deacy I’ve been to quite a few events like this in the past so I can report it was a great success. The Venue was great and...

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Bletchley Park and The National Museum of Computing
Feb28

Bletchley Park and The National Museum of Computing

Each year for my birthday I like to take a week off work, go explore and take in a museum or two. This year I’ve done a return visit and dragged the wife along to Bletchley Part and The National Museum of Computing (TNMC) and yet again come away thinking they are Awesome! These are two separate museums in the same location, both can be visited in a day but why rush! Also its worth noting that TNMC only open Thursday, Saturday...

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Christmas Baby!

Just wanted to let the world know that we’ve had a little baby boy born on Christmas day! The best present we could have hoped for and we avoided all the Christmas weight gain at the same time by being stuck in hospital 🙂 Everything is well here but there will be a little break before my next blog post. This year will be a very exciting time, I’ve got a training plan for myself to get through and have a few great ideas for...

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Microsoft Future Decoded: Business Day
Nov10

Microsoft Future Decoded: Business Day

Today I attended Microsoft’s Future Decoded event at the ExCel exhibition centre in London and it was brilliant. Virtual Reality headsets, Surface Hub, Surface Book and two cocktail making robots to mention just a few of the toys to play with on offer. All exhibitions and conferences need to have some fun thrown in but there were a lot of great speeches and talks constantly throughout the day. There was barely enough time to...

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Dell Security Peak Performance Conference 2015
Oct21

Dell Security Peak Performance Conference 2015

Yesterday Andy (A colleague at Southern IT Networks) and myself attended the Dell security conference at Silverstone to get up to speed on the SonicWALL range of firewalls. A few weeks ago we were forced to install a new firewall at a clients site after their Microsoft TMG developed a few issues and couldn’t cope with the attacks it was sustaining from the internet. We consulted a few of our colleagues from other IT companies...

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