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SQL Saturday Tampa Nov 9th – MUST ATTEND EVENT! Check it out –

http://sqlsaturday.com/248/eventhome.aspx Please join us Saturday Nov 9th for SQL Saturday #248 Tampa BI + Big Data Edition at USF! SQL Saturday BI & Big Data Edition is a free training event for everyone interested in learning about Business Intelligence & Big Data with a focus in the Microsoft SQL Server platform and related Microsoft technologies…. Read more

Yung Chou’s post – Enterprise PKI with Windows Server 2012 R2 Active Directory Certificate Services (Part 2 of 2) Important information on PKI … Read on…..

Yung continues with his Part 2 – Enterprise PKI with Windows Server 2012 R2 Active Directory Certificate Services (Part 2 of 2) …http://blogs.technet.com/b/yungchou/archive/2013/10/22/enterprise-pki-with-windows-server-2012-r2-active-directory-certificate-services-part-2-of-2.aspx… Read more

Yung Chou’s post – Enterprise PKI with Windows Server 2012 R2 Active Directory Certificate Services (Part 1 of 2) check it out!

Yung Chou writes about setting up PKI and this is Part 2 of 2… good information around PKI..  http://blogs.technet.com/b/yungchou/archive/2013/10/21/enterprise-pki-with-windows-server-2012-r2-active-directory-certificate-services-part-1-of-2.aspx… Read more

Blain Barton – Host of PASStv at SQL PASS Summit – Charlotte NC

This year, I was chosen to be the host for PASStv here at the SQL PASS Summit in Charlotte NC. You can catch the live feeds and sessions by going to http://www.sqlpass.org You can also go to the website at 8pm EST to see the replay of this mornings Keynotes and Events. Follow us on… Read more

Reminder – Live Webcast: The Microsoft Cloud – Learn it now, boost your career!

Wednesday, October 9, 2013             12:00 PM to 1:00 PM ONLINE Webcast Join Microsoft Technical Evangelist Tommy Patterson for this one hour highly-concentrated exploration of Microsoft’s infrastructure as a cloud service as we demonstrate the management of key workloads in the new Microsoft cloud, as well as discuss different cloud scenarios for your infrastructure. BYOD… Read more

Free ebook – Windows Azure for IT Professionals

  Introducing Windows Azure for IT Professionals by Mitch Tulloch with the Windows Azure Team! Whether you’re new to the Windows Azure platform or are already using it in your business, this book has something that should interest you. Most Windows Azure services are described in some detail, with screenshots used to demonstrate some of… Read more