SMB blogging, for all intents and purposes, is a family. Small, worldwide, dysfunctonal family. The epicenter of that family is the msmvps.com network, or better known as yoda.msmvps.com, the lone server that nearly all of you have hit either directly or indirectly. Susan hosts a ton of MVPs that blog about just about everything and over the past two years little yoda has gone from a single virtual server, to a full Pentium 4 server, to a Pentium D dual core and.. well.. spammers combined with a horrible blogging platform have made the old yoda a little slow.
So today we welcome a new member to this family.. brianna.msmvps.com will be the new Core 2 server dedicated solely to the SQL server backend of the www.msmvps.com
The server is just a small token of of appreciation and a Christmas gift from me to Susan. Susan is the one up there on the left. I host a number of SMB blogs at Own Web Now and frankly, without Susan you never would have seen those nor would Vladville have ever come to life. Susan is the person that encouraged me to blog and honestly, she singlehandedly runs msmvps.com with only the microscopic input from the peanut gallery. She also gets 210% of the crap and complaints about it from the "community" so I figured that with my latest posts on supporting the resources you like the least I ought to do is hook Susan up with some decent hardware.
The msmvps site remains as the most dominant independent source of information and insight into the Microsoft technology, receives $0 funding from anyone, and runs 100% out of Susan's wallet and the blog posts are all put up by the Microsoft MVPs, who also happen to put them up there for free. When you're having a problem, thats the first place that will likely show up in Google. So if thats where you get your info from, take a moment and at least send them your thanks this holiday season.
Merry Christmas Susan!
Whats on Vlad's Mind?
For the less coherent, more grammatically correct realtime insight, follow me on Twitter at
@vladmazek or on Facebook.
This blog is made possible by
Own Web Now Corp and ExchangeDefender.
If you like this blog and are in the need of products we offer I hope you give us some
Get The Newsletter
Looking for a more focused, exclusive insight into the world of SMB tech & business? Sign up for my newsletter:
Click here to sign up
SBS Show Podcast
SBS Show is a free weekly podcast (Internet for recorded radio show) focusing on small business and technology. More at sbsshow.com but check out our latest episode:
SBS Show #26
Managed Services Part 2
Listen to older shows..
|Apple, Awesome, Beta, Blogroll, Boss, Cloud, Deals, E12, Events, Exchange, ExchangeDefender, Friends, Gadgets, Gators, Gaypile, Google, GTD, Humor, iPhone, IT Business, IT Culture, Legal, Leisure, Linux, Microsoft, Misc, Mobility, Open Source, OS, OwnWebNow, Pimpin, Podcast, Programming, Rant, Raspberry Pi, Real, SBS Show, Security, Shockey Monkey, SMB, System Admin, Thieving Weasel, Uncategorized, Unicorn, Vista, VladCamp, Vladcast, Vladfire, Vladville, Web 2.0, Windows Home Server, WordPress, Work Ethic, Wrong
|| May 2016,
Thanks for checking out my blog. You've officially reached the end of the Internet so take in what you've read and don't look at it as gospel but an invitation to start thinking for yourself.
Copyright © 2005-2012 Vlad Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Content is provided AS-IS without warranty of any kind.
Syndicate this blog: