The winners of the Windows & .NET Magazine and SQL Server Magazine Best of Show Awards at Microsoft TechEd 2002 include Winternals Software's ERD Commander 2002, which won Best Overall Product. "The ERD Commander 2002, with its graphical interface and ability to browse and repair the registry, is a tool that gives systems administrators the ability to reboot operating systems from a CD-ROM and also access local disks and network devices," said Karen Forster, editorial director of the Windows & .NET Magazine Network. "This product is a time-saver in crisis situations and is a direct match with the needs of the IT customer."

NetIQ's Administration Suite, Advanced Edition won best product in the Windows 2000 & .NET category, and Aelita Software's Enterprise Directory Manager was runner-up. ProClarity Analytic Platform won best product in the SQL Server category, and Compaq's ProLiant DL760 was runner-up. BindView's bv-Control for Microsoft Exchange won best product in the Exchange Server category, and NetIQ's AppAnalyzer was runner-up. Web Table 1 (http://www.winnetmag.com, InstantDoc ID 24883) lists the finalists in all categories.