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Lenovo T420s 10-second-car oops Laptop (Fastest Windows 7 PC in the world at Lenovo Lounge)

This is called RapidBoot Extreme. This particular Lenovo model T420s supports & watch it live in the following link… Watch the video to see it in action. Enjoy. Danica Patrick Boots Up the Fastest Windows 7 PC in the World at the Lenovo Lounge Thanks to my friend Keith Combs for the link…. Read more

Microsoft Proof of Concept Jumpstart Kit v2.0

Hello IT Professionals, Exactly a year back in May 2010 I had blogged about Microsoft PoC Jumpstart Kit v1.0 over here http://blogs.technet.com/b/aviraj/archive/2010/05/01/proof-of-concept-jumpstart-kit-v1-0.aspx Everyone liked the PoC Kit offered by Microsoft. Now, we have released Microsoft Proof of Concept Jumpstart Kit v2.0. The PoC Jumpstart provides resources to deploy a desktop PoC with Windows 7, Office… Read more

Windows Azure VM Role–From IT Pro Perspective…

So here I was presenting at Windows Azure Boot Camp. I am an IT Pro Evangelist but sometimes I tend to spend time on Developer Technologies as well. Just like that I have been reading about Windows Azure for quite a long time & also discussed with the audience how can an IT Professional can… Read more

Windows 7 Laptop shutdown/hibernate without notification…Where is my low battery notification box???

My brother was using a Windows 7 machine and all of a sudden while he was sending an email, Windows 7 got hibernated. When he told me something like this happened, I just told him that every time the battery goes low you should be getting an low battery indicator or some balloon pop up… Read more

Download Windows Server 2008 R2 & Windows 7 Service Pack 1

As you all know Microsoft released Windows Server 2008 R2 & Windows 7 Service Pack 1. The version is 6.1 Build 7601. For the Windows 7 Client, there are no major changes included, however in Windows Server 2008 R2 we introduced 2 new features around Virtualization & Remote Desktop Services. These features are RemoteFX &… Read more

First Event in Microsoft DreamSpark Yatra 2011 – Mumbai, India

Microsoft DPE India – Academia has an annual event spanning across 100 Cities in 100 Days. We call it Microsoft DreamSpark Yatra., targeted towards students. I am extremely happy to be a part of Microsoft DreamSpark Yatra. An unique opportunity to interact with extremely talented & enthusiast students across the country. I will be presenting… Read more

Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 Release Candidate (KB976932) Now Available

Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Release Candidate helps keep your PCs and servers on the latest support level, provides ongoing improvements to the Windows Operating System (OS), by including previous updates delivered over Windows Update as well as continuing incremental updates to the Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 platforms based… Read more

Microsoft Virtual TechDays 18-20 Aug. 2010: Resources For My Presentations

Thank you all for attending the sessions during this series of Microsoft Virtual TechDays. Like a said during my presentations here is the complete list of all the resources that you will need to jump start the deployment of the technologies that we discussed. Sessions on 18th Aug. 2010 First Session – Developers Track: Leveraging… Read more

Microsoft India Webcast: Solving Common Problems by Using the Windows Troubleshooting Platform

Thank you all for attending today’s webcast. We have many more Microsoft India Webcasts scheduled for this quarter. Here are some the resources for my today’s session so that you kick-start developing Windows Troubleshooting Packs for your environment. MSDN: Windows Troubleshooting Pack http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd323778(VS.85).aspx How Do I: Windows Troubleshooting Platform? http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/dd572173.aspx TechNet: Windows Troubleshooting Platform Overview… Read more