West Region IT Camps in November and December

On October 17th, I wrote a blog post about upcoming TechNet Events taking place in the West Region in the November and December time frame (http://blogs.technet.com/b/haroldwong/archive/2011/10/17/upcoming-west-region-technet-events-in-november-2011.aspx).  I am now writing a follow up post to make everyone aware of another set of events that will be taking place in conjunction with our TechNet Events.  The…


Tech Days–Windows Deployment event with Stephen Rose on July 12, 2011 in Los Angeles

My apologies for not posting this sooner, but I did want to let everyone know that Stephen Rose will be in Los Angeles next week, July 12, 2011, to deliver an event around Windows Deployment.  The event is sponsored in conjunction with the Los Angeles Chapter of Pac IT Pros.  The event details are as…


First Hand Experience with upgrade from Windows Server 2003, Exchange Server 2003, Windows XP and Office 2003 to latest and greatest

I recently helped a friend of mine update his office network environment from some older outdated stuff to newer stuff. What am I referring to, you may ask? I helped them get from Windows Server 2003, Exchange Server 2003, Windows XP Professional and Office 2003 Professional to Windows Server 2008 R2, Exchange Server 2010, Windows…


Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Launch

Calling all IT Pros, Calling All IT Pros!!!!!  The website for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Launch just went live yesterday!!! If you are interested in attending the Launch event in a city near you, please note the main Launch website is: http://www.microsoft.com/business/2010events/ITProEvents.aspx.  Once you hit the web site, I want to make sure you…


Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 Beta goes Public

Just found out today that Microsoft Office 2010 Beta is now freely available to the public to download and test.  Along with Office 2010 Beta, you can also grab SharePoint 2010 Beta! Get Office 2010 Beta here: www.microsoft.com/office2010  Get SharePoint Server 2010 Beta here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/ee388573.aspx  Harold Wong


Office 2010 technical Preview

It was just recently announced that Office 2010 is now going into Technical Preview.  It is not a totally wide open beta for anyone and everyone.  I was told invites have (or will go out) gone out to people to join the Technical Preview.  At the same time, we are accepting “applications” for folks who…