If you are a partner of Microsoft, please feel free to register for these sessions and improve your readiness on the latest Microsoft Core Platform technologies. In case you are a customer, you can get in touch with your partner and they would be able to deliver these sessions to you. The details of these sessions are provided below. All times mentioned below are based on Pacific Standard Time (PST).

Note: You can click on the session title to register for these sessions.

Workshop Title

Delivery Start Date

Delivery Start Time PST

Primary Presenter Full Name

Secondary Presenter Full Name

Workshop Description

How Domain Controller Cloning Works in Windows Server 2012

4/30/2013

9:00 AM PST

Aman Sahota

Anup Singh Ahuja

Understand the concepts of Domain Controller cloning in Windows Server 2012 through a lab demonstration and talk to the experts in order to clarify your concepts and doubts on this new feature on Windows Server 2012. The session would not only cover the concepts of the new technology but would also cover a demonstration of the same through a lab setup. Windows Server 2012 comes with a lot of new enhancements and features, which makes it more compatible with other technologies and the right solution of cloning and virtualization.

This is a free event for Microsoft Partners.

Operations Manager 2012 Best Practices for Service Providers

5/8/2013

1:00 PM PST

Nikunj Kansara

Sarish George

Operations Manager 2012 Best Practices for Service Providers - Using System Center 2012 - Operations Manager, we can monitor a multi-forest environment with or without trust boundary. This is a most desired solution for most service providers. In this session we will explore some of the scenarios and best practices that can be used by the service provider implementing OM 2012 as their Monitoring Tool.

This is a free event for Microsoft Partners.

Enabling Hosted IaaS Clouds Using Windows Server, System Center 2012 SP1 and Service Provider Foundation

5/9/2013

1:00 PM PST

Puneet Vig

 

This session focus on Microsoft Hosting Cloud Solution, using the infrastructure as a service model, built on "http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/windows-server/2012-editions.aspx"Windows Server and System Center. Deliver the benefits of public cloud computing, including self-service, scalability, and elasticity. Build your Service Provider cloud using guidance to help you establish appropriate service level agreements (SLAs) and create portals that your customers can use to directly provision, manage, and monitor their infrastructure.

This is a free event for Microsoft Partners.

Chalk Talk - Designing and Deploying an Active Directory Infrastructure in Windows Server 2012

05/10/2013

9:00 AM PST

Aman Sahota

Anup Singh Ahuja

Chalk Talk is a direct collaboration with Microsoft experts. The session will be presented via Microsoft Live Meeting. Be prepared with audio to ask your questions. This is a fully interactive session and your full participation is encouraged Chalk Talk on Designing an Active Directory Infrastructure - Bring your questions to this fully interactive session to gain understanding regarding the different approaches for Designing or Redesigning an Active Directory Infrastructure with Windows Server 2012. This session can help you identify the right solution and set of tools to meet special requirements. Present your customer scenarios and get expert advice from consultants with right set of expertise.

Cost – 1.5 advisory hours will be deducted from your organization for this session.

Chalk Talk on Virtual Desktop Infrastructure/Remote Desktop Services

5/24/2013

9:00 AM PST

Yash Tolia

Ahmed Moseb

Thinking of implementing a VDI solution but still have a lot of questions? Join our VDI/RDS Chalk Talk session for answers to questions like: what are the use case scenarios for VDI? Do I really need virtual machines or can an RD Session Host fulfill my needs? What are some of the new out of box features of VDI with Windows Server 2012? What about performance over the WAN? All these, and much more.

This is a free event for Microsoft Partners.

System Center Configuration Manager 2012 Momentum Workshop: Deep Dive into Patch Deployment

5/28/2013

9:00 AM PST

Sarish George

Yash Tolia

System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) 2012 Software Update Management makes it easier to manage update deployment and assessment process of your servers and desktops. Organizations get better control and won’t need to turn to reports to track compliance status. There are many new alerts on the console which help to track any errors /failing components. In this session we will take a deep dive look at the new software update management capabilities of SCCM 2012.Agenda:Key Concepts, Investments, RBAC and User Targeting Monitor vs. RemediateCI Versioning Reports Target Audiences: IT Pros, Architects, TDMs

This is a free event for Microsoft Partners.

Chalk Talk for Windows Rights Management Services in Server 2012

6/21/2013

9:00 AM PST

Anil Malekani

Aman Sahota

Chalk Talk is a direct collaboration with Microsoft experts. The session will be presented via Microsoft Live Meeting. Be prepared with audio to ask your questions. This is a fully interactive session and your full participation is encouraged Chalk Talk for Windows Rights Management Services in Server 2012 - Bring your questions to this fully interactive session to gain understanding regarding the windows RMS role which helps you protect and encrypt your file shares accross your enterprise. How RMS can benifit you in the file share deployment and also meet the company complience. This session can help you identify the right solution and deployment techniques to meet special requirements. Present your customer scenarios and get expert advice from consultants with right set of expertise.

Cost – 1.5 advisory hours will be deducted from your organization for this session.

 

 

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