Yes, MEC being cancelled is upsetting, but there is plenty of ISA Server content at Tech Ed 2003 here in Dallas: SESSIONS -------- June 3, 10:45am - SEC304 - "Enhancing Exchange, OWA and IIS Security with ISA Server" - presenter: Zachary Gutt (me) June 4, 5pm (today, in less than 30mins), MSG308 - "Secure Access to Exchange from the Internet" - presenter: Steve Riley and Jason Hayes (Jason is a consulatant from IBM Global Services) June 5, 5pm - SEC407 - "ISA Server Internals and Infrastructure Design" - presenter: Steve Riley and Zachary Gutt ASK THE EXPERTS --------------- There is also the Ask The Experts area, which runs for many hours everyday, and we have the Great Tom Shinder staffing the booth, along with many other people from the product team and ISA Server gurus from Avanade. HANDS ON LABS ------------- There are also the perennially high-scoring ISA Server hands-on labs, staffed by top notch MCP's here and run by Ronald Beekelaar. Are you here at TechEd? Have you looked at the schedule? There is plenty of content here for you to absorb as well as countless experts here to chat with and bounce ideas off of. Come and join us... Thanks, Zachary Gutt Technical Product Manager/ISA Server Security Business Unit Microsoft Corp.