Ron Cundiff, on IIS7, and other Web Development Best Practices
Then, after the presentation, he shows us this video. (You can find it at www.loneserver.com) There's a storyline on the page that you should read, and then watch the video. It's about this guy (who is the human form of a Windows Server 2003 box, formerly part of the web farm at MS.COM), talking to a bartender (who is Windows Server 2000 in his retirement days). It's pitiful watching someone being sent out to the pasture. Also, catch the name of the drink that gets served. He even tries to hit on a female, one of the new 2008 web servers. Windows ME is in the back washing dishes. Your infrastructure friends should enjoy the satire. And, I've said before, Microsoft can laugh at itself.