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August, 2007

  • Hear from our lovely Licensing lady

    Last year we ran 3 licensing events through TechNet and they were received really well. I know it may sound a little crazy, but seeing as the TechNet team cannot do anything about our licensing, we can at least give you the resources to help you understand...
  • Deployment, Deployment, Deployment

    We often get feedback that IT professionals want us to provide more guidance and resources on deployment, so we are trialling 2 special deployment events delivered by experts here in the UK. I strongly recommend you check them out: • ...
  • MGX II - Check out this cool stuff

    Part II: At the Microsoft conference a few weeks ago, I saw some really cool stuff so here is my top four: 1) Window Home Server Release Candidate 1 This is one of our best kept secrets so far.. but now it's out! It started with a vision that an always...
  • MGX - I salute you Steve!

    I have been back for several weeks now from my trip to Orlando, where we had a big Microsoft conference with Microsoft employees from all over the world. It is quite a sight to see 10,000 Microsoft employees in one place, and even more interesting to...
  • I want your comments: Security event in the UK

    We are thinking about putting on a special security event in the UK presented by Ronald Beekalaar, who got top scores at TechEd, Orlando recently. The outline of the event is below. I wanted to ask 2 questions: 1) Would this be of interest to you? and...
  • TechNet Podcasts

    I had a query the other day about being able to listen to webcasts while on the move. The US has been workign really hard to make mor eof these available - there are quite a few for IT Managers as well as IT professionals - so check them out
  • Men and their wallets

    No, this is not going to comment on whether men put their hands in their pockets and buy us ladies a drink and a nice meal, but rather men choosing which wallet to purchase. I have just sparked off a debate in the office here and was surprised at the...
  • New Microsoft Small Business Website and Blog

    The Microsoft Small Business team have just launched some great new resources The Small Business Website This includes 2 great sections: 1) “Starting Up” Containing relevant articles, products, features and advice tailored for those either looking to...
  • TechNet UK joins Facebook

    Thought I would give this a try after one of the TechNet newsletter readers inquired if I was on there. So go onto Facebook and join the "TechNet UK" group and let's have a chat!
  • Office Comunications Server 2007 RTMs

    Office Communications Server 2007 has now RTM'd. Th eproduct is designed around the following tenets: 1. People Centric Communications: Our system would let users communicate with users and take care of all the details under the covers. 2. Presence...