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Here are the headlines from April 16, 2014:


Top News:


Accelerate Your Insights: Watch the keynotes

Quest of the Cloudwalker: Play a game, sharpen your IT skills, and possibly win an Xbox One

Live event: Register now for a guide to DevOps for IT pros

Edge Show: Get an overview of Generation 2 virtual machines



Top Downloads


SQL Server 2014

Windows 8.1 Enterprise

Windows Server 2012 R2

System Center 2012 R2

System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Hyper-V Server 2012 R2

Windows Intune 30-day trial

Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials

Windows Azure Pack


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Featured Content


Join the new Office 365 IT pro network

See how SQL Server 2014 is setting new performance marks

Office 365 cross-platform experiences featuring Office for iPad

Integrate all your data with the new Analytics Platform System

New pricing for Microsoft Azure compute and storage

Gain new insights from big data using HDInsight

Windows XP support has ended: Prepare for your transition to Windows 8.1

Sessions from Build 2014 are now available on demand

Learn how to use the new features in Power BI for Office 365

Get ready for Windows 8.1 update

How to move a Microsoft Azure VM to a different subnet within a virtual network

Critical design considerations for a bring-your-own-device infrastructure

A new way to add Microsoft certifications to your LinkedIn profile



Training and Books


Windows XP support has ended: Prepare for your transition to Windows 8.1




Microsoft PDW: Modern data warehouse with big data analytics

Microsoft-sponsored webinar: Taking In-Memory OLTP Mainstream

Register now: A guide to DevOps for IT pros