Here is the programme of sessions for each day of Tech.Days Online from the 6th -8th of November. We are also delighted to confirm that Steve Ballmer will be joining us on the first day at 12:00 to answer questions from IT Pros and share his views on the exciting developments in the Windows platform and the rapidly growing family of devices.

In fact, if you have a question for Steve Ballmer please send it to ukitpro@microsoft.com as your input will help us to make sure we get him to answer as many of the popular questions submitted by you.

All sessions are 30-minutes and the experts will be available post-session for further online chat and follow-up to any questions you have.

Remember that there will also be competitions and prizes to be won throughout each day from T-shirts to an X Box One so do switch on, tune in and join us for all the sessions you want to participate in by registering for Tech.Days Online starting on Wednesday November 6th.

You can register online here to reserve the dates in your calendar and ensure that we update you any more breaking news on the sessions including the speakers, the customers and the other members of the Microsoft IT Pro community that you will hear from over the three-days of Tech.Days Online.

 

Wednesday November 6
Windows Client for IT Pros and Developers

 Start
  time

 Session
  No.

 Session
  Title (all sessions are 30 minutes)

09:30

-

 Overview of the day

09:35

1.1

 Windows 8.1 – devices galore!

10:10

1.2

 Windows 8.1 – Desktop Optimisation with App-V and UE-V

10:45

1.3

 Management in the cloud with Windows Intune Configuration Manager

11:20

1.4

 Heterogeneous device management

12:00

1.5

 Steve Ballmer, Microsoft CEO, Live Interview

12:40

1.6

 Cloud Productivity – Managing Office 365

13:30

1.7

 Building business Apps with Visual Studio DevOps

14:10

1.8

 Windows 8.1 – Workplace Join

14:50

1.9

 Windows 8.1 - VDI

15:30

1.10

 Interview with Microsoft Corporate DPE Executive – details to be confirmed

16:05

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 Wrap-up of Day 1

Thursday November 7
Server and Cloud for IT Pros

 Start
  time

 Session
  No.

 Session
  Title (all sessions are 30 minutes)

09:30

-

 Overview of the day

09:35

2.1

 2012 R2 - Virtualisation

10:15

2.2

 2012 R2 - Networking

10:55

2.3

 2012 R2 - Storage

11:35

2.4

 Extreme automation - Learn automation or get better at golf!

12:15

2.5

 What’s new in Ops Manager

12:55

2.6

 Cluster in a box

13:35

2.7

 Moving VMs from on-premise to Azure

14:15

2.8

 Automating the Azure Datacentre with PowerShell

14:55

2.9

 Cloud backup

15:35

2.10

 Windows Azure Platform

16:15

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 Wrap-up of Day 2

Friday November 8
Visual Studio, Azure, Dev tools for Developers

 Start
  time

 Session
  No.

 Session
  Title (all sessions are 30 minutes)

09:30

-

 Overview of the day

09:35

3.1

 What’s new in Visual Studio for App Developers

10:15

3.2

 Agile development with team Foundation Server

10:55

3.3

 Building a Cloud Back-end to connect Windows Phone and Windows Apps

11:35

3.4

 Azure Cloud Services Architecture

12:15

3.5

 From whiteboard to deployed in 15 minutes

12:55

3.6

 What’s new in Visual Studio for Web Developers

13:35

3.7

 What’s new in Windows 8.1 for App Development

14:15

3.8

 IE11 for Developers

14:50

3.9

 Asynchronous C# development in Visual Studio 2013

15:25

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 Wrap-up of Day 3

15:30

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 End of Tech.Days Online 2013 Broadcast

 We hope you are as excited as we are with this upcoming event, please keep an eye out on the Facebook and Twitter accounts running up to the event as we will be sharing more competition info soon. Make sure you have the dates reserved in your calendar for the next Microsoft Tech Days Online 2013 this November! You can register online now here.