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Today “the NEW efficiency” starts…

Today, September 24, 2009, in three cities in the U.S. we’re holding our first of what we internally are calling the “trifecta launch” events, launching Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010.  In fact, this morning I was up bright and early and in front of a movie theater in Brooklyn… Read more

Kevin’s AITP Region 4 Conference Resources – September 18, 2009

E-mail Technical Questions: Kevin Remde – Kevin.Remde@microsoft.com Feedback e-mail to my boss: Brian Moore – BriMoor@microsoft.com   Future Live, In-Person Event InformationTechNet (for IT Pros): http://www.technetevents.com/kevinremdeMSDN (for Software Developers): http://www.MSDNEvents.com NEW – IT Managers Community Hub – http://technet.microsoft.com/itmanagement NEW – IT Manager Community Forum – http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/category/itmanager   THRIVE: Me >> My Skills >> My Organization… Read more

Kevin’s Resources for "Connecting IT and People" – September 17, 2009

E-mail Technical Questions: Kevin Remde – Kevin.Remde@microsoft.com Feedback e-mail to my boss: Brian Moore – BriMoore@microsoft.com   Future Live, In-Person Event InformationTechNet (for IT Pros): http://www.technetevents.com/kevinremdeMSDN (for Software Developers): http://www.MSDNEvents.com NEW – IT Managers Community Hub – http://technet.microsoft.com/itmanagement NEW – IT Manager Community Forum – http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/category/itmanager   THRIVE: Me >> My Skills >> My Organization… Read more

Check Out My 5 New Windows Server 2008 R2 Screencasts

Hey IT folks, Back on July 30th, 2009, I presented what ended up being a pretty highly rated webcast on Windows Server 2008 R2 entitled “How Windows Server 2008 R2 Affects Your IT Infrastructure”.  And as I’ve done in the past, I promised that soon after I would record the demos and get them up… Read more

Resources from the TechNet Webcast: Thrive Live Chat! Virtualization

As promised, here are the additional resources that were mentioned on the TechNet Webcast: Thrive Live Chat! Virtualization, occuring on September 2nd, 2009. Hope you find these useful! -Kevin UPDATE: Here is the “Best of Q&A“ from the session. — Microsoft THRIVE!http://www.microsoft.com/thrive General Virtualization Information www.microsoft.com/virtualization “How Customers are Cutting Costs & Building Value with… Read more

New Online Chats: Virtualization – with Shanen Boettcher

Everyone – Meet Shanen Boettcher.  Shanen is a General Manager at Microsoft, responsible for the strategy around Windows Server products in the U.S.  He has a deep passion and background in product planning, technology and management including his role in Active Directory and Windows client product groups. “Cool.  Why do I want to meet him?”… Read more

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Best of Questions and Answers from TechNet Webcast: Windows Server 2008 R2 Technical Overview (Part 2 of 2)

As promised, here are the “Best of Q&A” from the webcast I delivered on June 11, 2009, entitled “TechNet Webcast: Windows Server 2008 R2 Technical Overview (Part 2 of 2)” A BIG THANK YOU to Dan Stolts for assisting in answering questions during the webcast!  This blog post is primarily a result of his efforts…. Read more

Screencasts of Windows Server 2008 R2 Demos (Set 1 of 2)

Hey all, On June 4, 2009 I delivered part 1 of a 2 part TechNet Webcast Series on Windows Server 2008 R2.   It was the first of a whole series of Windows Server 2008 R2 TechNet Webcasts.  Lately, as you may know, I’ve also been recording the webcast demos as screencasts (See my recent set… Read more