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April, 2010

  • Download and install Silverlight 4

    The latest version of Silverlight is available for creating rich media applications with attractive user interfaces. See how Silverlight is being used in the real world and check out the Silverlight Deployment Guide v2 , which helps you plan for a corporate...
  • System Center DPM 2010 and Essentials 2010 Released to Manufacturing—Download the Trials

    You can now evaluate Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2010, the new backup & recovery solution for unified data protection for Windows servers and clients. Register for the trial download and get access to technical resources...
  • Visual Studio 2010 launches today

    For all you developers, Visual Studio 2010 launches today . Watch the launch event, learn about VS 2010 from the experts compare 2010 editions and download the release candidate. Check out the MSDN site and find How Do I? videos for Visual Studio...
  • Live Simulcast: Springboard Series Virtual Roundtable with Mark Russinovich

    April 29, 2010, 9:00 AM Pacific Time The virtual roundtable “ The Last Mile: Pilot and Deploy Windows 7 ” will cover the process of planning, testing, assessing and rolling out Windows 7 in an enterprise organization. Mark Russinovich will be joined...
  • The TechNet Wiki is now Live

    The beta of the TechNet Wiki is now available for your contribution. This is TechNet’s new home for community-generated content about Microsoft technologies, and you’re invited to jump in and edit or create your own page. For more on this community platform...
  • The Get On The Bus tour is coming with free SWAG

    We are giving away 50 copies of Windows 7 Ultimate to the first 50 Get On the Bus event attendees through the door at every stop, plus some chances at some other great SWAG. What is the Get On The Bus Tour? Well, it’s where Microsoft comes to you...
  • Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for April 2010

    With the release of the S ecurity Bulletins for April 2010 , this bulletin summary replaces the bulletin advance notification originally issued April 8, 2010. For more information about the bulletin advance notification service, see Microsoft Security...
  • Now Free: 43 Video Sessions from Tech•Ed 2009

    Ever wonder what you missed from Tech·Ed 2009? You can now view 43 of the most popular sessions on TechNet’s new Tech·Ed 2009 Videos page. The sessions are conveniently grouped by topics, including: · Office and SharePoint · Windows Client ...
  • What’s hot on the TechNet Wiki: Windows Azure Survival Guide

    The TechNet Wiki is a great way to find content authored by the community and Microsoft, and the Azure Survival Guide —one of many survival guides on the TechNet Wiki—has a wealth of technical resources on using the Windows Azure platform and deploying...
  • SQL Server 2008 R2 Released to Manufacturing

    Microsoft today announced the release of SQL Server 2008 R2 to manufacturing. You can expect availability in early May through Microsoft's distribution channels. To get jump on all the SQL Server 2008 R2 enhancements, check out the SQL Server 2008 R2...
  • Launch 2010 Technical Readiness Series: Simulcast or attend live (Level 200)

    April 29, 2010, 7:00 AM Pacific Time Join us for the simulcast of a full day of training from Microsoft engineers, evangelists, and partners and learn about what the integrated platform means for the productivity of you and your users—across PC, phone...