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Public Cloud, Private Cloud, Hybrid Cloud, and everything Server and Windows

March, 2011

  • SharepointFest Dallas

    SharePoint Fest - Dallas 2011              March 16, 2011 - Irving Convention Center   Here is a discount code to get 25% off: http://www.sharepointfest.com/Dallas/ Promo Code:  MicroTx...
  • TechNet events coming to Texas, OK, LA in April

      Transforming IT: Virtualization to the Cloud Cloud computing is emerging as a promising IT service delivery vehicle. But is the question "To cloud or not to cloud"? For you and your organizations, it is crucial to recognize the opportunities...
  • TechNet Subscription 3 months extra with my code TN3MNA07

    Get Three Bonus Months for Microsoft ® TechNet Subscription Professional From now until June 30, 2011 purchase a new TechNet  Subscription Professional and receive an additional three (3) months of service at no extra charge.   Microsoft...
  • TechNet Radio Community Corner AITP Baton Rouge

    I just published my latest episode of Community Corner http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/edge/technet-radio-community-corner-john-weston-interviews-laurie-firmin-aitp-baton-rouge  
  • Triathlon!

    Usually this blog is mostly Technical things, work related, but I have to share an experience I had yesterday.  I completed the first annual Mean Green North Texas Sprint Triathlon.  The feeling at the finish is something I just can’t describe...
  • Internet Explorer 9 is here

    If you didn’t hear about it last week, IE 9 is now available.  I was on vacation and even heard about it. Go check out www.beautyoftheweb.com    or if you are a geek go check out, IE 9 Tech Center   on TechNet.  Download it and...
  • PC management with Windows Intune Cloud Power

    Keeping PC Management Simple Your employees depend on you to keep their PCs running at their best, whether they are in the office or on the road. Windows Intune simplifies and helps businesses manage and secure PCs using Windows cloud services and Windows...
  • System Center 2012 announced at MMS

    LAS VEGAS — March 22, 2011 — Today at the Microsoft Management Summit, Microsoft Corporate Vice President Brad Anderson demonstrated how private clouds built with Microsoft technologies can help IT organizations meet their companies’ demands for more...
  • US Imagine Cup time to vote for People Choice Awards

    Genius? You'll decide! Microsoft US Imagine Cup Fall finalists now have new team pages--check them out and get to know the teams: http://on.fb.me/ICCRDPE   #ICUS     It’s time to go vote for your favorite team.  Here are some of them...
  • Hey you! You need Free Training on the Cloud. introducing Microsoft Virtual Academy yes it’s FREE!

    Do you need FREE training on: IaaS Office 365 PaaS Private Cloud Public Cloud SaaS Security SQL Azure Windows Azure   Then Microsoft Virtual Academy is for you, its FREEEEEEEE! Microsoft Virtual Academy Improve your IT skill set and help advance...
  • April where you can see John Weston in person

    April 5th  Baton Rouge, LA  8-12AM TechNet event www.technetevents.com Come hear about Cloud, Office 365, Azure, and Private cloud  PLEASE COME, if we don’t get enough people they will not continue to do events in Baton Rouge…. direct link...
  • Two new TechNet Radio Community Corner Episodes are now on line!

        Live! TechNet Radio Community Corner: John Weston interviews Victor Chataboon, Houston SharePoint User Group http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/edge/john-weston-interviews-victor-chataboon-houston-sharepoint-user-group.aspx   About...
  • TechNet Events Slides for March, April, May 2011

      Here are the Slides for my current events To download a copy of the slide deck: Click on the bottom right of the PowerPoint to “View full-size presentation” In the new browser window go to the menu and click File –> Download a copy Session 1...