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Webcast Series

Windows Vista: Build More Secure Applications

Find out how Windows Vista makes it easier than ever to build applications that are more secure, reliable and manageable. Tune in to see how you can create user-experience breakthroughs that improve usability and enable greater relevance to the work users do. In this series of free webcasts, we cover Windows Presentation Foundation, Windows Communication Foundation, Windows Workflow Foundation, Windows CardSpace and XAML.

Microsoft Office System Webcasts: Expert Tips to Enhance Your Skills

Find out about the Microsoft Office system and productivity software such as Microsoft Office Outlook, OneNote, Visio and Project by taking part in live and on-demand webcasts. These online and interactive webcasts are an effective way for you to learn how Microsoft products and technologies can help you be more efficient.

Exchange Server in Depth: Master Concepts and Optimize Your Server Environment

Keep your Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 skills and knowledge up-to-date with tips and best practices and also preview Exchange Server 2007. Our Exchange Server experts cover in-depth topics such as operations, mobility, migration, management and security, providing you with the tools and knowledge to help optimise your Exchange Server environment.

On Demand

Best Practices for Deploying Windows Vista

Find out how to streamline your large-scale Windows Vista deployment using best practices learned by Microsoft IT during the beta phase of Windows Vista. We also explain how to use the new Windows Imaging Format (WIM) -- a file-based disk-imaging format - to install Windows Vista.

Using the Microsoft Office 2007 System for Business Intelligence

Find out how you can use the Microsoft Office 2007 system to enable a business intelligence environment in a familiar, easy-to-use cost-effective manner. We will discuss functionality that is built into the Office 2007 system and demonstrate the business intelligence features.

Web Development with Windows Vista Internet Information Services 7.0 (Level 200)

Web developers have a reason to be excited about the new Windows Vista operating system since it ships with the latest Microsoft web server release, Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0. Find out about the highly anticipated server features IIS 7.0 includes for a client operating system

Podcasts: Download Audio of Webcasts and Hear Them on the Go

Listen to Microsoft webcast and media content whenever and wherever you want. You can stream or download these audio podcasts in your favourite podcast software or mobile device, and quickly and easily access content with RSS feeds. Microsoft podcasts are free and do not require registration-just click and listen.


Virtual Labs

Windows Vista: Virtual Lab Express

In this 30-minute Virtual Lab Express, you will configure new security features in Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 and Windows Vista. You can also watch our live and on-demand Windows Vista TechNet webcasts.

2007 Microsoft Office System: Virtual Lab Express

Get a quick, hands-on overview of the 2007 Office system. In just 30 minutes, familiarise yourself with the new Ribbon bar, use the mini-toolbar and see how you can take advantage of Live Preview and the Gallery in the Office 2007 user interface. Also, watch our live and on-demand Office 2007 system webcasts for IT professionals and download Office system podcasts.

Exchange Server 2007: Virtual Lab Express

Get a quick, hands-on overview of Exchange Server 2007. In just 30 minutes, familiarise yourself with the Exchange Management Console and Outlook Web Access, and work with compliance and records management rules. Also, watch our live and on-demand Exchange Server webcasts and download Exchange Server podcasts.