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February, 2010

  • New Oklahoma City SharePoint Server User Group!!!!

    OK SUG The Oklahoma SharePoint User Group Introduction to SharePoint 2010: Eric Shupps, The SharePoint Cowboy will be our guest speaker for this first meeting of the Oklahoma City SharePoint User Group. Eric will give an overview of SharePoint 2010 and...
  • Windows 7 Deployment free E-books also Virtualization and Server 2008 R2

    Free E-Books of Windows 7 Deployment, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Microsoft Virtualization Solutions This is a nice compilation of pertinent information of deploying Windows 7. For those who are focusing on Windows 7 deployment in an enterprise environment...
  • Impact of Windows 7

    Forrester Webcast: The Real-world Financial Impact of Windows 7 Are you on the fence regarding Windows 7 adoption?  In this challenging economic climate, every IT investment needs to show a strong, tangible financial return to the organization. ...
  • hello Houston!

    Did you feel left out on a TechNet or MSDN event? Well we added one on the calendar just for you March 12th. I know we haven’t told anyone yet. But you can go here: Houston, TX   and register today. If you want to see a complete list of events in...
  • MVP summit South Central US MVP’s Getting their Hats

    How many people in this picture do you know?  We are having fun in Seattle this week.
  • Visual Studio 2010 and .Net Framework 4 Release Candidate released

    Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 Release Candidate Visual Studio 2010 is an integrated development environment that simplifies the entire development lifecycle, from design to deployment. Release Candidate Highlights MSDN Subscribers: Download...
  • Chance to Win a laptop on toolbox, ok it’s time to go check this out..

    http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9702400 is the link you should follow,  great conversation on Windows 7 You have a chance to win HP Envy. Go…..   Now……
  • TechNet Event Resources and Slides

    Thanks Dallas for the Great TechNet event today. I love seeing that many turn out in the not so nice weather and traffic issues. You can find the slides from today’s event at www.technetevents.com/resources .   Also i have been told there is a typo...
  • Windows Phone 7 Series

    We just announced this today. Go check out http://www.windowsphone7series.com/ I can’t wait to get one!
  • New Windows Server 2008 R2 Book, hey I know the authors!

    Windows Server 2008 R2 Administration Insta Reference is a new book my buddies Matt Hester and Chris Henley wrote.  If you are working with the new Server Operating System 2008 R2, this book is a must. I just got my copy, from first glance it is...
  • Are you going to MVP summit?

    Calling all MVPs! Sign up for the USDPE Side Session, SD05 . Join USDPE as they share a little bit about their engagement with MVPs and the broader developer and IT professional communities. Attend this side session and: · Connect with your local Evangelism...
  • Recipes on BING

    I was reading this article today. http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Health-Care-IT/Microsoft-Bing-Serves-Up-More-Nutritional-Info-Recipes-760858/ How cool. Go to bing.com  type in some food like Pizza.  then notice on the left  Recipes. click on...