NZ TechNet Flash 1 March 2011 published: Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 arrives

The latest edition of NZ TechNet Flash is now available! Editor: Nathan Mercer Firstly, everyone here at Microsoft New Zealand extends their heartfelt thoughts to all those in Christchurch affected by last week’s devastating earthquake. Having been born and spent 20 years growing up in Christchurch myself, it is shocking to see the destruction in…


5 City NZ Unplugged Technical Training Tour Coming in December 2009!

Get ready Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington Tauranga and Auckland! Microsoft Unplugged is coming to you for the last time for 2009 just before the christmas holiday season. During this tour, Nathan Mercer from Microsoft will be covering Deployment and migration from Windows XP to Windows 7. Also, Nathan will be providing a Microsoft infrastructure update. Kicking off in…


Be a Windows 7 Early Adopter – Get Trained and Certified on Windows 7 today!

Get a complimentary copy of Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (Not for Resale Copy) when you sign up for a Microsoft Windows 7 Certification training through our participating Microsoft Certified Partners in Learning Solutions (CPLS). This offer is valid from November 2009 to June 30th 2010 (while stocks last). To find out more on available training,…


Windows 7, Check out the launch Day PhotoSynth in Auckland & Wellington

Thursday 22nd October 2009 marked the launch of Windows 7 around the world. To celebrate, launch festivals were held in Auckland and Wellington to mark the day. In Auckland, the most famous NZ number 7 Richie McCaw bought the first laptop with Windows 7! You can bid for this laptop on TradeMe now! Also, a photosynth…


UNPLUGGED Roadshow: Windows 7 Special – 25 May to 5 June 2009 – TechNet Stream

Join us for the May – June 2009 UNPLUGGED Roadshow as we visit locations around New Zealand presenting technical sessions for Developers and IT Pros. Choose from either the MSDN Stream for Developers or TechNet Stream for IT Pros.TechNet Stream: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2If you’re an IT Pro, join Microsoft IT Pro…


April 2009 TechNet UNPLUGGED Event: Windows 7 Technical Overview and Installfest

Come along and learn about Windows 7 and get the opportunity to install the beta on your PC too.Windows 7 Technical Overview for IT Pro’s – 90 minutes The Windows 7 beta is out and everyone is excited about it. In this TechNet UNPLUGGED update we’ll feature what the new Windows 7 release means for the…


Windows 7 Beta has officially launched!

Microsoft has now made Windows 7 Beta available for evaluation and testing to IT professionals!  For TechNet subscribers, you can download Windows 7 Beta today. On January 10th (New Zealand), the beta will open to all IT professionals. Visit the Springboard Series Blog for more information.