Ignite Summits are unique and special events for IT Pros delivered by the Exchange team. We share our knowledge and experience deploying and managing the new Office products and services and hear from you on what you love and what you’d like to see. Ignite content is designed and delivered by product experts from across Microsoft (Engineers, Technical Writers, Product Managers & Consultants). In October and November, we will be hosting the following Ignite events.

Map: Exchange Ignite Summits in Washington D.C., Prague, Dubai and Hong Kong

Register to attend an Ignite Summit.

These 3 day events provide you the opportunity to meet and discuss with Microsoft’s product experts a wide variety of topics from Office, Office 365, SharePoint, Exchange, Project, Yammer and developer content – over 70 sessions covered. Specifically, for Exchange, the sessions will dig deep into the Exchange Server 2013 features and provide expert guidance to plan and deploy these features in your own environment. These session will be delivered by Exchange experts like Scott Schnoll, Brian Day, Andrew Ehrensing, and Robert Gillies just to name a few. The Ignite Exchange track agenda will cover the following topics.

Day 1 Ignite Keynotes
Exchange Architecture
Exchange Deployment & Coexistence
Storage, High Availability & Site Resilience
Day 2 Exchange Managed Availability
Exchange Server Sizing & Performance
Exchange Server 2013 Virtualization Best Practices
Collaboration with Exchange
Exchange Online Hybrid Migration
Day 3 Archiving, eDiscovery & DLP
Exchange Online Protection Overview
Implementing Exchange Online Protection
Exchange Tips, Tricks and Troubleshooting

These events are a significant investment in our time and resources, but we are pleased to continue our policy of not charging for these unique training opportunities. However we will impose a no-show fee of $600 (USD) if you register, but do not cancel your registration before the summit. Accommodations for this summit are not included, however we have arranged discounted rooms at the event venues on a first come first serve basis. More details are posted on our registration site (http://aka.ms/A2or7u). Of course, if you can’t make it to one of our events, you can join us on our weekly webcasts or see other upcoming technical events and learning resources at http://ignite.office.com.

Exchange Team

Update 9/10/2013 Map image updated to include only Ignite Summit days.