David Lafferty

David Lafferty is a senior consultant with Metamor Technologies, a Microsoft Solution Provider and Authorized Technical Education Center specializing in the transition from legacy systems to today’s technology solutions. He is an MCSE and an MCT.

Articles by David Lafferty
To WINS, or Not to WINS?
The dos and don't of implementing WINS.
Setting Your WINS Strategy 2
Here are some answers to tough WINS questions, such as determining how many WINS servers to implement in both large and small environments, using WINS with NetWare, and securing WINS against intruders.
Troubleshooting SQLMail Configuration
Common problems to watch for to help avoid trouble.
Integrating Windows Messaging with SQL Server
With SQLMail, you can query SQL Server from Windows Messaging applications such as Exchange and receive messages from the SQL Server for tasks such as alerts and triggers.
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