TechNet Webcast Weblog

TechNet Webcasts, Podcasts & Hands-on Virtual Labs! By Scott Lum

TechNet Webcast Weblog

  • TechNet Radio: Windows Vista Hardware Assessment 2.0

    The latest TechNet Radio edition on Windows Vista Hardware Assessment has been posted: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/community/tnradio/archive/july242007.mspx . This popular Windows Vista deployment tool offers IT professionals a quick way to assess...
  • How Microsoft Does IT

    Ever wonder how Microsoft manages its network or deploys its client and server infrastructure? Get an inside view of how the Microsoft IT guys do IT on the IT Showcase Webcast Series - http://www.microsoft.com/technet/itshowcase/webcasts.mspx . Watch...
  • Windows Server 2008 Podcasts - Interviews with key Product Managers

    A series of four Podcast interviews with Windows Sever 2008 Product Managers has been uploaded to the Microsoft Pocast site: http://www.microsoft.com/events/podcasts/default.mspx#WindowsServer . TechNet Podcast: An Interview with Bill Staples...
  • SharePoint 2007 Podcasts - Collaboration, Content Management, Search

    Three short format Podcasts have been posted to the Microsoft Podcast site: http://www.microsoft.com/events/podcasts/default.mspx#MicrosoftOfficeSystem Collaboration in SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise Content Management in SharePoint...
  • TechNet Radio: Network Access Protection (NAP) for Windows Server 2008

    Just out on today's TechNet Radio - Network Access Protection for Windows Server 2008: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/community/tnradio/archive/july172007.mspx Michael Murphy discusses Network Access Protection or NAP in Windows Server 2008 with...
  • New Short-Format Audio Podcasts for Office System Productivity

    The Online Media Team, who creates the Microsoft Webcasts and Virtual Labs, just released a newer format of audio Podcasts. Up until now, if you went to www.microsoft.com/podcasts , all of the content on the site has been audio stripped out of our Webcasts...
  • New Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 Virtual Labs

    Try out the latest features of Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 in a free, online virtual environment. TechNet Virtual Labs are simple to use —no complex setup or installation is required. Check out the Microsoft Office Communications Server...
  • SharePoint & Office Open XML Short Format Webcast Express Pilot

    We're trying out slightly new form factor - a shorter duration Webcast we're calling Webcast Express. Most of you are familiar with our standard 60-min Webcast. These shorter format Webcasts are recorded straight to on-demand and generally run 10-20 minutes...
  • Office Live Meeting 2007 at TechEd

    One of the favorite things I saw at this year’s TechEd was the new version of Office Live Meeting 2007 . It might not have been the most earthshaking technology at the show but it could have a big impact on the Webcasts you see on TechNet and MSDN. As...
  • Waitin' for my Bluecast to come (TechEd)

    We're into day 3 here at TechEd for Bluecasting, and it's been a wild ride so far. Much learning to report on this pilot of the Bluecasting technology. The good news? Many attendees here are more than willing to participate in Bluecasting, and willing...
  • Bluecasting arrives at TechEd

    TechEd starts tomorrow, and we’re setup for Bluecasting. “What the heck is bluecasting?” you ask? It’s a new way to deliver content wirelessly to Bluetooth-enabled devices. We’re trying it out here for the first time at Microsoft. We’re pushing...
  • Source Fource in Force

    They're back and this time they've brought friends - the Source Fource ( http://msdn.microsoft.com/events/hero/ ) is landing in Orlando next week and you won't have to take a Webcast or Virtual Lab to get them. You must be present at TechEd to collect...
  • See, Hear, Do - Webcasts, Podcasts and Virtual Labs

    Thanks Katheryn -- best wishes on the developer side of things. This wouldn't be Microsoft if we didn't have change -- its a good thing. I'll be taking over the TechNet Online Media program which covers not just Webcasts but Podcasts and hands-on Virtual...
  • Another Changing of the Guard...

    It seems like just yesterday I took over for Dean to drive the TechNet Webcast program…actually it was less than 5 short months ago! Well, another change is abound, as I am moving over to the MSDN side of the house to work on Webcasts, Virtual Labs, and...
  • A Webcast a Day...

    ...keeps you sharp and informed! We are knee-deep in our “Webcast a Day” series this month to support the joint launch of Forefront and System Center . There’s a lot of great content out there with top-notch presenters, so please be sure to register...
  • Exchange 2k7 rocks! (and so does Harold)

    Hi All, I wanted to share some feedback from our 24 Hours of Exchange Webcast Series that started waaay back in January and ended in April. As you all know, Harold Wong presented tirelessly on the subject and did an excellent job in helping us all...
  • David Soussan, our Webcast Magic Winner!

    It’s always nice to be able to post actual honest-to-goodness winners! We had a promotion earlier this year called Webcast Magic and as part of this program we picked one of our webcasts customers, David Soussan of Michigan, as our lucky Webcasts Magic...
  • Welcome Back, George!

    My counterpart in MSDN Webcasts, Georgeo Pulikkathara , has returned from over a year of active duty in Afghanistan! Needless to say, everyone on the team is happy to have him back and settled into the MSDN Webcast world once again. Just a quick post...
  • Generic TechNet Webcast Update

    Hi All! So, it has been an eventful month, getting adjusted to my new role. Lots of meetings and getting up to speed with new processes-Dean left big shoes to fill! Currently I am working with some of our awesome TechNet presenters to put together some...
  • And the Winners are...

    Well, this is an exciting kick off for my first "official" post—announcing our prize winners! We always have contests going for various products and programs, however the Office Webcast giveaway was especially exciting because the First Prize was an...
  • Oooh! Do I get a star?

    I've never been a sheriff before! I look forward to moseying down the Microsoft halls in search of new and exciting TechNet Webcasts. First, I have to thank Dean for the great introduction! He passes along a very prosperous and respected program and...
  • A New Sherriff for TechNet Webcasts...Dean moves on

    After nearly four years driving the bus of the TechNet webcast program, I'm moving to a new role within our team to drive the bus on emerging media strategy and plans. So I'd like to wax poetic a bit here on TechNet webcasts, and online media in general...
  • 24 Hours of Exchange 2007 webcast series kicks off Jan. 19

    Who needs Jack Bauer when you've got Exchange master Harold Wong to guide you through 24 Hours of Exchange ? This is going to be a great series if you're an ITPro, and need to know Exchange 2007 soup to nuts. Harold and other Exchange experts will cover...
  • Vista/Office/Exchange 2007 launch events coming- get your free copy of Office 2007

    Starting next week and continuing for next couple months, the big launch road show comes to a city near you in the U.S. Not only is it a great opportunity to learn about the new Vista, Office and Exchange products, but they're giving away free copies...
  • Office 2007 webcasts for ITPros...win an Acer Ferrari laptop

    Is Office 2007 a whole new ball game for ITPros? Well, we think so. There's new security, deployment and management features that are valuable for you as an ITPro. Check out these webcasts (lots of Sharepoint content as well) to learn the latest/greatest...