November, 2011

  • Guest Post: Why Windows Phone is the best mobile platform for your business

    Mike Halsey is a Microsoft MVP and Microsoft Press author having written “Troubleshooting Windows 7 Inside Out” and with two Windows 8 books set for release during 2012. He is a keen supporter of getting things done which is why he uses Windows...
  • Win a new Intel Core i3 Laptop – Just Submit your Tips!

    Those were great tips on Deployment, the board were impressed! Now the board want to know, if they deploy Windows 7, how can they manage it day-to-day? Here’s the story so far: Sam is an IT Project Manager who has purchased a large batch of...
  • Introducing Sarah Lamb–Geeky, Girly, Gadgety

    You may have noticed my first post to TechNet on Friday 11th November . I’m Sarah Lamb , the newest addition to the TechNet team. I’ll be looking after the UK TechNet site, Flash Newsletter and Editing the blog content. I managed to find a...
  • TechNet Readers’ Windows Deployment Videos to Save Sam!

    Sam’s received some great tips to help her convince her bosses to deploy Windows 7 and you can watch them all below. For more information about many of the great free tools mentioned check out the Windows 7 Tech Centre . Congratulations this...
  • Your Final Chance to Save Sam - Win a Windows Phone

    Sam needs your assistance one last time in her quest to convince her bosses to deploy Windows. Your tips so far have been a massive help, she now knows just how to deploy Windows 7 and has been able to demonstrate why it will be so much easier than initially...
  • SQL Server 2012 – TSQL

    I have to confess I hadn’t paid too much attention to the changes to T-SQL in SQL Server 2012, and it was only a question at NextGenUG in Abingdon the other night that prompted me to have a look. It turns out there are some really useful new commands...
  • New Free Tool – Find Customised TechNet Content

    Earlier this week we launched a brand new tool on the TechNet UK website to help you discover the top content that will help with your Windows 7 Migration. All you have to do is enter where you are with your migration, or if you’ve not started at...
  • Missed Tech.Days Online Last Thursday? Get the Recordings Here

    Last Thursday we brought you a day full of great discussion on a whole host of different topics, including the latest on Windows, Office, System Center, SQL Server and Azure. We had lots of people attend all the day, so many thanks from all the team to...
  • Introducing Dan Pilling – Fun, Music Addict, Petrol Head

    I managed to grab 5 minutes to interview Dan Pilling, a recent convert to Technet UK as the IT Professional Audience Marketing Manager. And what better way to introduce Dan to you properly than with 10 Questions! 1. What is your name and where do...
  • What does the future look like

    Yesterday I did a turn for a great group of CTOs associated to a variety of hedge funds.  As promised here is my deck from the day. The Future of IT View more presentations from Simon May . ...read more