firestarter Mark October 17th on your calendar and sign up for the Firestarter event!!!    Whatif you’re not close to Alpharetta, GA?  Not a problem, we’ll be simulcasting the event LIVE, you’ll just have to supply yourself with coffee and donuts  :-)

 

Where?

At the Microsoft Alpharetta Office in the Centennial Park conference room.  Office is located at 1125 Sanctuary Pkwy, Suite 300 Alpharetta Georgia 30009

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Event Overview

Windows® 7 introduces some fantastic new technologies to streamline your business, enhance security and save you money. We’ll start this Windows Firestarter event from the users point of view and have a fun and lively introduction to some of the new features in Windows 7.   Next we’ll move onto DirectAccess and show how remote users can connect seamlessly to the corporate network, giving them virtually the same experience as being in the office, all of this without VPN!  We’ll then move on and learn how to protect your drives and data with BitLocker™ and show how Windows 7 extends this protection to USB drives with BitLocker-To-Go™.  Finally we’ll round off the day with an in-depth look at how to automate your deployments of Windows 7 with System Center Configuration Manager.  This information packed, demo intensive day will kick-start your Windows 7 knowledge and get you well on the way to being prepared for deploying Windows 7!  

Time

Session Title

Speaker

8:00–8:30 AM

Check IN/Breakfast

 

8:30–9:30 AM

What’s New with Windows 7

John Baker

9:30–9:45 AM

Break

 

9:45–11:15 AM

Why VPN?  Connect Seamlessly with DirectAccess!

Yung Chou

11:15 AM–1:00 PM

Lunch

 

1:00–2:30 PM

Take the Worry Out of Protecting Your Data… Encrypt Your Drives with BitLocker and Bitlocker-to-Go

Yung Chou

2:30–2:45 PM

Break

 

2:45–4:15 PM

Deploying Windows 7?  Automate it with System Center Configuration Manager

John Baker

4:15–4:45 PM

Wrap-up & Raffle

 

Click on link to register for the IN-PERSON event in Alpharetta.

Click on link to register for the live WEBCAST