The Big Picture is Coming!

You’ve heard of our Tech.ed events that we hold annually around the world.  Well get ready for an entirely different type of event.  We’re calling it The Big Picture which is quite a change from what we’ve done in the past.  Please see all the details below and how you can register. Experience technology, as…


Microsoft Office Future Vision

We’ve released future vision videos in the past and below is another one from the Microsoft Office team.  It looks at how we will potentially get things done at work;  at home and on the go in 5-10 years time.  These videos are always cool and give you a glimpse of what might be coming…


Check out the New Nokia Windows Phones!

Recently at Nokia World 2011 Stephen Elop announced the first Nokia Windows Phones as part of the Microsoft/Nokia partnership.  This is an exciting time as Nokia has always made great hardware and now they have hardware running Windows Phone!  My first mobile phone in the 1990’s was a Nokia phone and they’ve always been good. …


MAP 6.5 Beta Now Available!

As you all know nothing stays still in the IT Industry.  Earlier this year we released the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 6.0 to help you with your Private and Public Cloud planning.  Now we have a beta available of the next release of MAP, version 6.5.  Here are some details of what’s in this…


System Center 2012 Beta’s Now Available!

I have good news for you.  In response to customer feedback we are now making available all the System Center 2012 pre-release products available with a single registration!  This greatly simplifies your experience in evaluating these products.  Previously you had to register for each product you wanted to evaluate.  Now during the registration process you…


Kinect Makes Learning Fun!

This is a cool video on how we are working with National Geographic and Sesame Street to take Kinect beyond just games.  Very cool indeed. Jeffa Technorati Tags: Kinect,XBOX 360


Microsoft IT Showcase: The articles keep on coming..

More great articles from the folks over at the Microsoft IT Showcase Team.  I think there is something in here for everyone.  Even you Linux boys! Using Windows 7 Professional on a Slate PC Getting Started Using Windows® 7 Professional on a slate PC keeps you productive, entertained, and connected, no matter where you are….


Windows Intune V2 Now Available

It’s been 7 months since the first commercial release of Windows Intune was made available and awhile back I did a very detailed blog post on what’s in it and how it works.  Now; 7 months later we have released the next version of Windows Intune and it’s available today!  Now you might be wondering…


Upcoming TechNet Live! Meetings: Private Cloud Focused

I would like to inform that starting later this month and continuing into November I’ll be doing a series of TechNet Live events.  We’ve done several of these in the past and wanted to continue them to keep you up-to-date with the latest Microsoft technologies.  As many of you know the System Center line of…


TechNet Magazine: October Edition Out Now!

The latest super fantastic edition of TechNet Magazine is now live!  This month it’s all about System’s Management so go and check it out.  You never know you might learn something!  Here’s some highlights! Keep an Eye on System Center 2012 – Soon we will see major updates to the System Center family of products…