Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Goes Live Today

Office Communications Server 2007 R2 has been out for almost 2 years now.  This release made huge jumps for Enterprise Voice and now we are ready to move on to the next chapter with the latest version. Today, Lync Server 2010 (successor to OCS) becomes available!  If you are a TechNet or MSDN Subscriber, the…

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Office Hours for November

I have set my office hours for November and wanted to let everyone know what they will be (and where). For the Southern California area, I am continuing to move around the valley and will be hitting the Huntington Beach and Van Nuys area this go around.  I have also set slightly later hours to…

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Update on Status of Events and Office Hours for the Rest of October

Due to a family emergency, I have to cancel the remaining two TechNet Events on Exchange 2003 / 2007 Upgrade to Exchange 2010 scheduled for Irvine on October 21st and Bellevue on October 27th.  I also have to cancel my Office Hours in Orange on October 21st and in Phoenix on October 22nd.  I will…

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My Office Hours for October

I have set my office hours for October and wanted to let everyone know what they will be (and where). For the Southern California area, I hit Culver City and Irvine in September while staying in Scottsdale for the Phoenix area.  In October, I have also added San Diego to the list of cities for…

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TechNet Event Added for Las Vegas on October 19, 2010

I totally forgot to post that I just added a last minute Exchange 2003 / 2007 Upgrade to Exchange Server 2010 Event in Las Vegas, NV on October 19, 2010.  Unlike the rest of the cities, this event will be an afternoon event that takes place from 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM.  It will be…

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TechNet Event (Denver, CO – October 6, 2010) Post Event Follow Up

Today, I had the TechNet Event in Denver Colorado that was co-delivered with Jason Sherry who happens to be an Exchange MVP out of Longmont, CO.  The event went very well today and there were lots of questions.  I wanted to follow up the event with some information for everyone. First, if you want to…

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Upcoming TechNet Events in West Region – Exchange 2003 / 2007 to Exchange 2010 Upgrade

Exchange Server 2010 released last year in October 2009 and Service Pack 1 released on August 25th. It is usually at this time during the product lifecycle that we find a large portion of our customers start down the upgrade planning path to get from their old version of Exchange to the current version. If…

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Stuck in Vegas

So, I finished my events and office hours in Los Angeles, CA today and was looking forward to a good night’s sleep in my own bed tonight.  After picking up Rob Bagby at the LA office around 5:44 PM, we head to LAX to return the car and catch our flight.  My US Airways flight…

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TechNet Presents Follow Up – Windows 7 Deployment Topics

I delivered three sessions on Windows 7 Deployment over the past week.  I was in Phoenix on September 15th, Irvine on September 20th and Los Angeles on September 21st.  I wanted to follow up with links to information that was mentioned in the sessions. I posted the slide decks that I used to www.slideshare.net/harold.wong.  There…

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