For 20 years industry professionals have found TechEd to be the best opportunity to stay aligned with Microsoft’s current technologies and new products.  TechEd Orlando is sold out, but whether you are headed down to Orlando or tuning in from home, TechEd North America 2012 has something for you!

Keynote – Satya Nadella, President, Server and Tools Business
A few weeks ago we were thrilled to announce that Satya Nadella, President, Server and Tools Business and Jason Zander, Corporate Vice President, Visual Studio will keynote TechEd North America on June 11 starting at 9:00 am PST.  Building on that momentum, Antoine Leblond, Corporate Vice President, Windows Web Services, will deliver a day two keynote starting Tuesday at 8:30 am PST.  The keynotes will be streamed live for non-attendees, so mark your calendars and if you aren’t at the show visit the homepage to watch these informative presentations live from your computer!

With more than 1,000 total sessions, there will be a lot to choose from for those in attendance. To help you create the agenda that's right for you, we've launched a new schedule builder tool that makes it easy to create and manage a targeted and highly personalized calendar of events.

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For those heading to Orlando for the event, please make sure you build these great foundational sessions into your schedule:

  • Modernizing Your Datacenter (FDN04), Michael Shutz – Mon, June 11, 11:00 AM in N320A
    Whether you are looking to build your own private cloud, offer cloud services or securely connect to IT services in the cloud, this Foundational Session helps you understand how Windows Server 2012 allows you to respond to business needs faster and more efficiently.
  • Enable Consumerization of IT (FDN03), Garth Fort – Mon, June 11, 11 AM in N210
    Today’s users have access to the latest technology in their personal lives, and increasingly have a say in what technology they use to get the job done. Learn how Microsoft can help you responsibly enable this vision to “Consumerize the IT” inside your company.

In-person or online, we look forward to seeing you next week at these great events!

Thank you for reading!

Server and Cloud Platform Team