Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Brad Nelson – Exploring Business Intelligence and SQL Server 2008

Learn how the new enhancements in SQL server 2008 provide a comprehensive and scalable Business Intelligence platform that enables you to integrate and manage your growing data volumes, comprehensive analysis and enterprise reporting, and deliver insights through Microsoft Office System.


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Stephanie Doakes – The Application Platform: Where IT meets Business

Drive your business forward with the Microsoft Application Platform – an integrated set of platform technologies and development tools which enable your IT organization to deliver winning applications. Learn how integrated technologies and features across SQL Server, Windows Server, Visual Studio and other Microsoft technologies can help you tailor applications to the specific needs of…


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Stephanie Doakes – Optimizing your IT Infrastructure with Windows Server 2008

Find out how Windows Server 2008 can help transform your IT infrastructure from a cost center to a strategic business asset. This session will profile Microsoft’s Core Infrastructure Optimization model to show how key features of Windows Server 2008 will help you deliver against the needs of end users, customers and partners to drive greater…


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Stephanie Doakes – Enabling Dynamic IT – and optimizing your infrastructure, processes and people

The 2008 Launch wave is a significant milestone in Microsoft’s Dynamic IT initiative. We are focused on helping customers reduce costs, increase IT innovation and partner strongly with the business – through optimized people, processes and technology. This session is focused on Microsoft’s Infrastructure Optimization models as a way to plan for IT capability growth,…


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – John Weston – Exploring Windows Server 2008 Web and Application Technologies

Take a look at all the changes coming in the new, redesigned Internet Information Services (IIS) 7 and Windows Web Server 2008. This session focuses on new troubleshooting features, a breakdown of architecture and security improvements and the new IIS 7 configuration system, remote management, extensibility, and business value.


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – John Weston – Securing Your IT Infrastructure with Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2008 offers rich capabilities for securing your IT Infrastructure and proving tools to ease with compliance mandates. This session discusses the Windows security and compliance features such as Network Access Protection, Right Management Services, and Active Directory Federation Service subsystem. In addition we will discuss why auditing is important and how to configure…


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – John Weston – Virtualization and Your Infrastructure

The new Windows Server Virtualization technology, Hyper-V, and Presentation Virtualization technologies like Terminal Services RemoteApp are core features in Windows Server 2008. This session will provide you an overview of virtualization in Windows Server 2008, the scenarios, features, and benefits that make server virtualization an important scenario. Virtualization management is becoming a critical tool for…


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – John Weston – What’s New in Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2008, in addition to incorporating new capabilities and enhancements to existing features, includes a number of improvements in the core OS that enhance the Operating System’s capabilities in this area. Features aimed at increasing the ability of Windows Server 2008 to support highly critical workloads by improving operational reliability, reducing system failures, and…


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Chris Sakolosky, Jon Roskill – Executive Keynote

Join the launch of Windows Server 2008, Visual Studio 2008 and SQL Server 2008. We will detail how this launch wave will help IT Professionals and Developers deliver next generation web and business applications, manage IT environments for scale and security, and take advantage of virtualization to increase operational agility. We’ll feature real-world IT heroes…


Technet Spotlight On Demand Video – Jeff Woolsey, Mike Sterling – Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Architecture, Scenarios, and Networking

This session provides a high-level overview of the architecture of Hyper-V and VMM. The session then introduces the audience to an all up view of the different scenarios enabled by server virtualization and virtualization management. Product demonstrations within this presentation highlight the features of Hyper-V and Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 in the…