Gsyncit, so far so good

I’ve got an evaluation copy of Gsyncit running on my laptop right now. It’s a tool that easily syncs your Outlook calendar with your Google Calendar. You can use the evaluation edition for as long as you like, but that means putting up with a nag screen that takes about 15 seconds when you open…

The importance of Checklists

On the latest In the Trenches, Kevin was talking about using checklists, especially when working on a number of machines at once. This weekend was a perfect example of another good reason to have checklists. We were rolling out software upgrades by rolling out a new desktop image to about 120 desktops. This, unfortunately, required…

A few improvements

I’ve been busy the past couple of days. I even spent more than 10 hours at work today, as part of a huge software version rollout, working alongside the rest of the IS staff. But, I have noticed a couple of things in my feed reader, and if you’ve been paying attention to the link…