Microsoft Direct Access Design Guide

Looks like Microsoft released Direct Access Design Guide on their download site.
As one of the most valorous features on Windows Server 2008 R2 it should be a really turn-point on the subject of Remote Access over the next few years..
Quoting Microsoft:
Brief Description
This guide provides information about advantages, disadvantages, requirements, recommendations, and design considerations for deploying DirectAccess. It answers the “What,” “Why,” and “When” questions a deployment design team might ask before deploying DirectAccess in a production environment.

Hyper-V R2 Launched

Until last Friday I was on a quest to find Microsoft Hyper-V Server R2 RTM build. Couldn’t get it anywhere… Microsoft Partner Program didn’t have it, Microsoft Hyper-V Website didn’t had it and Technet Subscribers also didn’t have it… Well as of last Friday MSFT launched the R2 version of the ServerOnly product Hyper-V Server

I took a minute this weekend to upgrade my test machine (actually more than a test machine, it hosts several VM’s.. but more on that on another post) and it went smoothly…

Download Link

Hyper-V Server Homepage (the R2 RTM isn’t there yet…)