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  • NEC Rolls Out OpenFlow for Hyper-V

    The unstoppable momentum that is Windows Server 2012 rolls right along with another partner announcement. Earlier this week, NEC unveiled the NEC ProgrammableFlow PF1000 for Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V. From NEC’s announcement : “As...
  • Windows 8 Training and Demonstrations

    Looking for some good resources to learn Windows 8 or at least see what all the buzz is about? Check out these resources: Windows 8 Jump Start Training - Take advantage of free, online, fast-paced training courses designed specifically for experienced...
  • Microsoft Security Links

    Every October, Microsoft recognizes National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) in the United States through our partnership with the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). This month, you can read more about that partnership and our efforts at...
  • State and Local Governments Adopt Microsoft Dynamics CRM to Improve Citizen Service Delivery

    At our annual Public Sector CIO Summit held in late March, Microsoft Corp. announced four Microsoft Dynamics Customer Excellence Award winners and showcased eight unique customer approaches to using Microsoft Dynamics in the state and local government...
  • Internet Explorer 10 Blocks Over 99% of Socially Engineered Malware

    Security is an important factor to consider when evaluating a browser. NSS Labs publishes numerous security reports on endpoint security and network security, including independent reports on browser security . Their latest report , published October...
  • Discover the products at the heart of the Cloud OS vision

    A whole bunch of R2 products shipped last week! Microsoft has launched several new web pages that introduce the new server and management offerings. Check out these new resources to get you up to speed quickly: • Windows Server...
  • Virtual Event: State & Local Government Summit

    Day 1: Strategy Session — October 16, 11-5:30pm ET Day 2: Solutions Training — October 17, 12-4pm ET An uneven economic recovery, upcoming elections and the explosion of cloud technology all impact local and state governments —...
  • Microsoft in Education – Teacher Resources

    Microsoft is proud of its record in supporting teachers and faculty with resources and tools. At the Microsoft Education Site, you can find lesson plans, free tools, training and other information for teachers to make the best use of technology in the...
  • Local Event: Visual Studio 2012 Launch Event

    Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 – 9:00am – 4:00pm Location: Rachel Carson Office Building Auditorium, Harrisburg, PA Join us for a full day of developer-oriented sessions to celebrate the launch of Visual Studio 2012 and all the associated...
  • Regional Event: Government CIO Summit

    Date: Thursday, November 8, 2012 – 9:00am – 4:00pm Location: Microsoft Technology Center, Malvern, PA Please save the date for upcoming Microsoft CIO Summit at the Malvern Technology Center! The agenda will be finalized shortly but will...
  • Windows Azure Infrastructure Services, Virtual Machines and Virtual Network, now are generally available

    Today is a major milestone for Windows Azure and all of our customers and partners. We are excited to announce that Windows Azure Virtual Machines and Windows Azure Virtual Network now are generally available. These new services make it possible for you...