My Boston-area counterpart Dan Stolts offers up the latest post in the Migration and Deployment series with Migration and Deployment How To Migrate or Transfer Files And Settings To Windows 8 From Windows 7, Vista or XP.  Moving from a previous version of Windows is a pretty common occurrence, so having the knowledge on how to make the move easily while preserving your files and settings is a good thing.  Check it out!

STEP 1 – Sign up for a FREE 90 Day Trial Windows Azure account and start your journey to learning

STEP 2 – Download an evaluation copy of System Center 2012 SP1 for your lab to get familiar with App Controller and the other components of System Center 2012

STEP 3 – Sign up for a FREE Microsoft Virtual Academy eLearning account to take FREE TRAINING on Windows 8, Windows Azure and System Center 2012 SP1 at your own pace

STEP 4 – STEP 4 – Catch up on the Migration and Deployment Series ( or the blog series on Windows Azure IaaS ( by bookmarking or remembering these short URLs and come back at your leisure

The direct link to this blog article is here