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Kevin’s "the NEW efficiency" Windows 7 Launch Event Resources

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 Information:TechNet (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

NEW Bigger Discount on TechNet Plus Subscriptions!

IMPORTANT UPDATE: This promotion and promotion code have expired.Please CLICK HERE for the most current promotion. Whenever I present a live TechNet Event, I ask my audience to raise their hands if they are a TechNet subscriber.  Usually about 1/3 of the audience raises their hand.  Considering that this is typically a Microsoft-friendly audience, I’m… Read more

Resources for TechNet Webcast: Windows Server 2008 R2 Technical Overview (Part 1 of 2) (Level 300)

Here are some resources relating to webcast I delivered on June 4, 2009, entitled “TechNet Webcast: Windows Server 2008 R2 Technical Overview (Part 1 of 2) (Level 300)” UP’DATE: I’ve just published the 4 screencast recordings I made of the 4 demos from this webcast.  You can see them HERE. I hope you find these… Read more

TechNet Unleashed – Kevin’s Resources Page

http://blogs.technet.com/kevinremde/pages/Q42009TNRes.aspx As I’ve been telling my friends attending our TechNet Unleashed events, I’ve put a copy of the resource page that I give to them up on the web as well, so they don’t have to type in so many URLs.  And also add items to the online version as I find them. I hope… Read more

Breaking News: It’s here! RCs are RTW! (for some)

RCs = Release Candidates RTW = Released to Web “for some” means “for TechNet and MSDN subscribers” You remember several days ago we announced that the RC for Windows 7 would be available to TechNet and MSDN subscribers on April 30th. “Hey, that’s today!” Yep.  And of course the first thing I did this morning… Read more

April-June 2009 – TechNet UNLEASHED Event Resources

Feedback e-mail to my boss: Harry Caldwell – HarryCal@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 http://www.microsoft.com/click/thrive/   User Group Resources: User… Read more

Part II: The Quest Continues…

Some might remember that I blogged about this, or perhaps played this game over a year ago: Server Quest Well, the saga continues.  Server Quest II is launched and ready for play. Those of us who spent too many hours playing cheesy pixilated adventure games** about 15-20 years ago will appreciate the awesome reproduction in… Read more

Resources for my “Connections” presentations in Orlando, FL

Hello all, Today finds me in Orlando Florida. I’m currently listening to Harold Wong talk about Exchange Disaster Recovery options  (good stuff), but I’m not paying completely attention (obviously).  But I thought I’d take a moment and direct you to the resources I put together for my three PowerShell talks I gave today.  The related… Read more

Hey IT Management Community: Can we talk?

Blogs are great.  Yep.  I love blogs.  But there is only so much you can accomplish with one.  I can share useful announcements from Microsoft.  I can share my own thoughts, my half-baked opinions.  And that’s cool.. if you don’t mind that it’s me who always starts the conversation.  But what if you have something… Read more