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January, 2010

  • Where to see John Weston in February 2010

      February 4th Dallas TechNet event 8-12  Azure, Virtualization, and Windows 7 deployment   www.technetevents.com February 4th DFW IT Professionals User Group 6PM at Microsoft Dallas office Sharepoint 2010  www.dfwitprofessionals...
  • TechNet Radio Community Corner

    This morning Episode 2 posted to the web. I interview Russell Clements of DFW-Small Business Server User Group. Go download the 30 min show here: http://edge.technet.com/Media/TechNet-Radio-Community-Corner-with-John-Weston-Episode-2/
  • Join the conversation on Windows 7

    http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9702400     is the place to find toolbox discussion on Windows 7, join the community.
  • Looking for some Software to test?

    Windows 7 Enterprise 90-day Trial             http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9701662 Download the Windows Server 2008 R2 Trial Software      http://go.microsoft.com...
  • DFW IT Professionals User Group

    www.dfwitprofessionals.com   Is a group I am helping in the Dallas area, see other post for when they meet next.  Today we had a huge milestone with this group 1000 members in LInkedIn?  Wow!!!!  Keep it up!
  • liveocean.org

      Not everything is work.  I have some things I am passionate about outside of technology.  Sailing, Ocean, and teaching are some of those.  I have several Friends in the Seattle area that have started a great project. They need your...
  • Chance to win HP Envy, Windows @ work Join the Conversation on Windows 7

    http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9702400 is the correct link to get to toolbox.com.  Go there and register, join the conversation on Windows 7 and chance to win HP Envy.  It’s all part of the Windows @ work.
  • Dallas TechNet event February 4, 2010 sign up now! www.technetevents.com

    TECHNET EVENTS : Windows Azure, Hyper-V and Windows 7 Deployment Join your local TechNet Events team for a lively tour of the latest tools and resources for IT Pros. We’ll start with an overview of Windows Azure™, and explore how you can use this high...
  • New Code for TechNet Subscriptions

    We just changed programs. I now can get you 28% off TechNet Plus subscription, use the code TNITE07 or this link http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/subscriptions/bb892754.aspx?pm=Lv:103|np:TNITE07 This offer is only for TechNet Plus Direct NEW orders...
  • DFW IT Professionals Next meeting

    DFW IT Professionals February 4 th User Group Meeting Meeting Topic: SharePoint 2010 Overview for IT pros & Information Workers Topic Description: SharePoint 2010 represents a significant change in features and capabilities from previous versions...
  • AITP National Members Summit It’s Not too late to Register!

      It's Not too Late to Register or Reserve your Hotel Room for the 2010 AITP Member Summit in Chicago!  Start your New Year by registering for the 2010 AITP Member Summit , held January 22-23 at the InterContinental Chicago. This must-attend...
  • Community Virtualization Deep Dive Day.

    My Friend Dan Stolts posted this on his blog, cool stuff.   With the New Year, comes a new Community Virtualization Deep Dive Day.  This year, the Virtualization Community has an even better lineup than last year.  In addition, they will...
  • SharePoint Resources

    34 top online resources on Improving Organizational Collaboration with SharePoint that can IT Pros: · Increase their technical readiness, · Accelerate deployment and platform adoption, · Realize greater overall business value (both real and perceived...
  • Free Downloadable Poster of 2008 R2 features

    This is a great visual reference for understanding key technologies in Windows Server 2008 R2. It focuses on Active Directory Domain Services, Hyper-V, Internet Information Services, Remote Desktop Services (including Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI...
  • Try Windows 7 without having to install it. Run it off our servers!

    Test drive Windows 7 now! Visit the Windows 7 Test Drive for IT Professionals and explore Windows 7 by feature with no installation required! With Windows 7 running live on our servers in a test-drive environment, you can try out short virtual labs and...
  • Win an HP Envy Windows @ work contest

    Make sure you go to toolbox.com by following the link below! http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9702400   Are you the only one that hasn’t registered yet?  Join the conversation!
  • Where to see John Weston in January

    1/4/2010 i will be recording HP Webinars that will be published later 1/7  Thursday DFW IT PRO User Group meeting www.dfwitprofessionals.com (i will miss meeting because I will be out of town) 1/13 River Valley IT Pros Fort Smith, AR 1/15 Give Camp...
  • DFW IT PRO User Group next meeting is this week 1/7/2010 Thursday

    Come learn about the great new features in Windows Server 2008 R2 with a focus on the benefits for IT Administrators. This session will cover many new features included in Windows Server 2008 R2 that improve the cost of ownership and IT administrator...
  • TechNet Radio Community Corner is back!!

    I use to do this a couple of years ago.  And now it’s back. Monthly Internet radio show with local User Group leaders.  This just posted last week. Today, we kick off a new monthly dialogue series where we hear from John Weston, Sr. IT Pro Evangelist...