October, 2012

  • Windows Server 2012 Launch Event Slides Now Available

    Many of you were asking about whether the slides would be made available after the Windows Server 2012 UK Launch event and I am pleased to say the slides are now here. I don’t have a copy of the video from the day yet but this should give you an...
  • Guest Post: UK Windows Server 2012 Launch in Review

    This post was brought to you by Anthony Sutcliffe, an independent consultant – Anthony is an all round technologist with an active interest in security, strategy & planning, BC / DR, SharePoint (which he thinks is a massively under-utilised product...
  • Is your organisation storing more than ever before? Dedup might be the answer.

    We all want to store more information. Be it our ever growing email archive, our collection of family photos, or our customer invoices the information that we and our businesses need to store is an ever increasing volume. The amount of storage available...
  • TechDays Online 2012

    Simon and I are doing so many events that frankly our blogs are nearly dying of neglect so I am not even sure if anyone is out there reading this!   I am not apologising because it’s great to be out there meeting people at IT Camps, launch events...
  • Event: UK announces Six Steps to Windows Azure starting 8th/9th November. Register Now.

    Six Steps to Windows Azure – Starts on 8 th and 9 th November: Six Steps to Windows Azure programme which offers a series of free technical events and online sessions on the Windows Azure Platform . The programme aims to guide those currently building...
  • Case Study: For Microsoft Global Security the Cloud changes everything

    Mike Howard is the Chief Security Officer at Microsoft. In this article Mike provides a powerful insight into how Microsoft runs it’s security operation on a global basis. At the end of 2010 Microsoft Global Security was at a crossroads, how...
  • The Week that Was 24th Sept - 1st Oct

    Last week was a week full of useful articles, hints and tips as well as insights into learning and training.  You will find content from both our MVP’s, Microsoft Training Partners and the IT Professional community. Skills Development Roadmap - Choose...
  • Event: Join us on launch day for our Windows 8 IT Camp

    Join the Microsoft TechNet team for our first ever session about Windows 8. Learn hands-on alongside our expert evangelists as they introduce Windows 8 for the Enterprise. We’ll introduce the changes that Microsoft have made beyond the Modern UI that...
  • My new book: Windows 8 for Tablets Plain & Simple

    Just realised I hadn’t yet posted about my new book, Windows 8 for Tablets Plain & Simple , is out.  It’s perfect for getting to know Windows 8 on a Tablet, a great gift for Christmas for you mum, sister, husband, wife or dog.  If you review...
  • TechDays Online

    In a couple of weeks time Andrew, Planky and I will be hosting a slew of experts for TechDays Online.  If you’ve been unable to get to our Windows Server 2012 camps you’ll find some really great walkthroughs at TechDays Online.  It’s not only...