If you're attending the Microsoft Management Summit this week in Las Vegas, be sure to stop by the Essentials booth on expo floor, or catch us at one of the many sessions we are hosting this week.

 

SU32 Ask the Experts Panel
Wednesday, April 30 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM, Titian 2201B 
Speaker(s): Rod Trent
Track(s): Community
Session Type(s): Breakout
Products(s): Community, Configuration Manager 2007, Data Protection Manager, Essentials, Operations Manager 2007, Service Manager, SoftGrid / Application Virtualization, Virtual Machine Manager, Windows Client, Windows Server

This session continues to be one of the most popular at MMS each year, where you can ask a panel of industry experts your burning systems management questions. As in previous year’s, any and all questions are acceptable, as you try to stump the carefully crafted expert panel. Get help with your biggest technical issues back home or find out more about upcoming product releases. Rod Trent, owner of myITforum.com, the largest internet systems management community, will moderate the session.

SY17 Microsoft System Center Remote Operations Manager 2007: Deployment and Configuration
Wednesday, April 30 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM, Murano 3201A 
Speaker(s): Dustin Jones, John Joyner
Track(s): Systems Management
Session Type(s): Breakout
Products(s): Essentials, Remote Operations Manager

Learn how Microsoft partners can move from a break-fix to an annuity-based IT support business! Remote Operations Manager 2007 is a new platform which Microsoft partners can use in conjunction with System Center Essentials 2007 to provide proactive remote IT management for their small and midsize business customers. This session will also cover in detail the process of deploying and configuring this solution as well as using it to provide great deep remote IT management for Microsoft products.

SY18 Architectural Overview of System Center Essentials 2007
Tuesday, April 29 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM, Murano 3201A 
Speaker(s): David Mills
Track(s): Systems Management
Session Type(s): Breakout
Products(s): Essentials, Security, WSUS

Essentials 2007 is a new unified management solution designed for midsize businesses with 50-500 PCs. Get an overview of Essentials 2007 and understand how it enables IT professionals in midsize organizations to proactively manage their IT environment with increased efficiency. Essentials 2007 helps you keep your systems up-to-date with tools that accelerate problem resolution and enable automation of system updates and data collection.

SY19 Supporting Your End-Users with Microsoft System Center Essentials 2007
Tuesday, April 29 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM, Murano 3201A 
Speaker(s): Dustin Jones, David Mills
Track(s): Systems Management
Session Type(s): Breakout
Products(s): Essentials

In this session, you will learn how you can use System Center Essentials 2007 to more effectively support your end-users in a mid-size business (50-500 PCs)by deploying, monitoring and troubleshooting mission-critical applications, services and operating systems in your IT environment. We will walk through deployment of Office 2007 and demonstrate how to use Essentials 2007 to effectively manage business critical applications. We will then demonstrate Essentials 2007 desktop management capabilities which support the Windows Vista operating system.

SY20 System Center Essentials 2007: What's New in SP1?
Thursday, May 1 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Murano 3201A 
Speaker(s): Campbell Gunn, Dustin Jones
Track(s): Systems Management
Session Type(s): Breakout
Products(s): Essentials

Essentials 2007 is a new unified management solution designed for midsize businesses with 50-500 PCs. In this session you will get an overview of updates being delivered in SP1 to improve the installation and configuration process and provide compatibility with Windows Server 2008. We will also describe and demonstrate new features such as configuring workgroup-joined computers for management and managing Windows Server 2008.

YY20 Introduction to System Center Essentials 2007
Track(s): Systems Management
Session Type(s): Hands-On Lab
Products(s): Essentials, Windows Client, Windows Server

In this lab you will walk through the installation, configuration and use of System Center Essentials 2007. System Center Essentials is a systems management product designed for medium sized businesses and this lab will demonstrate some of the key capabilities of Essentials 2007 including managing computers, software and hardware inventory, software deployment, update management and monitoring
 

 

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