Nathan Mercer's blog

Technology Evangelist :: Microsoft New Zealand :: bat phone 021375503

February, 2009

  • Reminder - general availability of Windows 7 Beta to end shortly

    If you haven’t downloaded the Windows 7 Beta yet, and you want to, make sure you do so now! The public Beta program will shut down starting on February 10th (US date). Millions of people worldwide have already downloaded it and we announced at the start...
  • Windows 7 webcast with Mark Russinovich tomorrow

    Springboard Series Virtual Roundtable - Windows 7: To the Beta and Beyond 8am-9am tomorrow morning Friday 13th, NZ time - join Mark Russinovich and a panel of experts for a live discussion of what's in store for IT pros with Windows 7. Learn about the...
  • March 2009 TechNet UNPLUGGED: Data Protection Manager Technical Briefing

    Next months technical briefing focuses on Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2007 Peter Niven – Microsoft’s Regional Specialist on DPM – will be helping attendees understand how DPM can better protect your Microsoft IT investment and elaborate on...
  • My first post of 2009

    Its been quiet around here while I’ve been away on annual leave over the Christmas/New Years break. While I’ve been away overseas I had an Asus 1000H netbook with me running Windows 7 builds, and the new Windows Live Essentials suite . Expect some posts...
  • SBS & EBS 2008 Deep Dive presentations in Auckland

    Just a reminder - on Thursday the 12th and Friday the 13 th we have a 3 hour technical deep dive session on Small Business Server and Essential Business Server 2008. These sessions will be run by Nicholas King , the Worldwide Technical Product Manager...