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Competition: The Twelve Days of Geekmas – Seven Sans-a-Spinning
On the Seventh day of Geekmas, my true love gave to me….. Seven Sans-a-Spinning! Welcome to the seventh day of our ‘Twelve Days of Geekmas’ competition. After a Dev day yesterday, we’re back to the world of IT Pro and today we’ve got some special prizes up for grabs...
12 Dec 2013
Competition: The Twelve Days of Geekmas – Eight Devs-a-Coding
Please note: This competition is now closed! On the Eighth day of Geekmas, my true love gave to me….. Eight Dev's-a-Coding! Welcome to day Eight of our ‘Twelve Days of Geekmas’ competition. With a developer focus, we've partnered up with the Visual Studio UK team to deliver todays...
11 Dec 2013
Competition: The Twelve Days of Geekmas – Nine Apps Compiling
Please Note: This competition is now closed! On the Ninth day of Geekmas, my true love gave to me….. Nine Apps Compiling! Welcome to day nine of our ‘Twelve Days of Geekmas’ competition. Yesterday our true love gave away, ‘Ten Boards-a-Bleeping'. Were you one of our...
10 Dec 2013
Competition: The Twelve Days of Geekmas – Ten Boards-a-Bleeping
Please note: Competition now closed On the Tenth day of Geekmas, my true love gave to me….. Ten Boards-a-Bleeping! Welcome to day three of our ‘Twelve Days of Geekmas’ competition. Today’s challenge is easy, all you need to do is tell the masses your taking part in Geekmas...
9 Dec 2013
Competition: The Twelve Days of Geekmas – Eleven Photo Filters
Please Note: This competition is now closed, winners below. On the eleventh day of Geekmas, my true love gave to me….. Eleven Photo Filters! Welcome to the second day of our ‘Twelve Days of Geekmas’ competition. Today were looking for eleven photo filters, and we’ve...
5 Dec 2013
Competition: The Twelve Days of Geekmas - Twelve Doodlers Didling
On the twelfth day of Geekmas, my true love gave to me….. Twelve Doodler’s Didling. Welcome to day one of ‘The Twelve Days of Geekmas’ competition! Sponsored by Didlr , We’ve a great kick off challenge to get you in a festive mood! HOW TO ENTER? Competition...
5 Dec 2013
Competition: The Twelve Days of Geekmas
Tis the season to be Jolly… and with that in mind The TechNet team are proud to announce this years fun festive competition – The Twelve Days of Geekmas! Everyone’s aware of the original ‘12 days of Christmas’ song, where Drummers Drum, Pipers Pipe, Lords Leap and so...
4 Dec 2013
Getting Started with Windows Azure and IaaS
Are you an active user of Windows Azure? Tried it and not convinced, or yet to give it a go? There are a whole range of resources available to help you get to grips with the Cloud and harness the power of Azure, and we have recently released a number of new free documents on top of what's already out...
10 Oct 2013
#TechNetTidy – The good, the bad and the dangerous.
Last month, we at Microsoft were acting good on our monthly theme of sprucing up over the summer. I personally was cleaning in and around my desk, which seemed to be a larger job than first thought, mostly down to the jungle of warped wires which had accrued between my monitor, laptop and other desk...
24 Sep 2013
How tidy is your physical environment? Have you any cabling left lying around or temporarily put in place which has now become 'live'? Being the curious cat's we are, we thought it would be fun to see a few photo's of your server rooms. Chaos or Clean? To find out we have decided to run a monthly...
29 Aug 2013
Tech Ed Challenge - The results
WOW and when I say WOW I mean WOW! The TechNet team have been overwhelmed by the response to the TechEdChallenge ! We received nearly 500 entries to the competition and had to judge more than 40 Blog article submissions. On behalf of the team I wanted to thank each and ever person that took the...
5 Jun 2013
Tech.Days Online Competition Winners!!!
IT Pros! As I’m sure many of you may have heard we ran a series of competitions across the 2013 series of Tech.Days Online. Up for grabs was a fantastic array of prizes to giveaway to the lucky winners including: · A HTC Windows Phone 8 · A Sony VAIO Laptop · A HP...
15 May 2013
Competition: Get Certified, Get Ahead & Win
By passing an MCP exam during the months of March, April or May 2013 you will be able to enter a prize draw to win one of the fantastic prizes below. What's more, if you pass another exam in a later qualifying month you can enter again (see terms and conditions for full details). UK weekend away...
11 Apr 2013
Competition: The TechEd Challenge 2013!
The TechNet team are running a competition from 22nd March to the 31st May this year to win a fully funded ticket to TechEd Europe. Trial one or all of the following products: Windows Server 2012 Windows Azure System Center 2012 SP1 And write us a product review to be in with a chance of winning...
25 Mar 2013
Tech.Days Online competition is here!!!! Your chance to win some amazing prizes
IT Pros! As I’m sure you’ve already heard, Tech.Days Online is back with a BANG and we have some fantastic prizes to giveaway. Prizes include a HTC Windows Phone 8, a Sony VAIO Laptop and a HP ElitePad, and you can start entering NOW! 1. For a chance to win a HTC Windows Phone 8, all you...
18 Mar 2013
All those ways you didn't think Office was going to change your life
To celebrate the launch of Microsoft Office 365 in the UK we are holding a unique event taking place based on and around the specially created Route 365 bus. The 365 will travel through London for a day, playing host to a fascinating selection of speakers sharing their personal stories of how technology...
30 Jan 2013
Competition: 12 Days of Geekmas Grand Prize Winner Announced
As many of you may have heard we ran a series of competitions across the 12 days in the run up to Christmas which resulted in a final challenge for one lucky winner to receive this fantastic prize list: A MicroServer A 1 year MSDN Subscription with Visual Studio Professional An Arc Keyboard An Arc Mouse...
8 Jan 2013
12 Days of Geekmas–The Final Competition–Extended!
It is Christmas eve and time for our final competition in our 12 Days of Geekmas series! To finish the series with a bang we’ve pulled out all the stops and have a fantastic final prize list… Here is what you could win! A MicroServer A 1 year MSDN Subscription with Visual Studio Professional An...
24 Dec 2012
Competition: 12 Days of Geekmas– Day 11 More great prizes!
Only a day until the really big competition day… things are hotting up fast and we’re getting really festive but geek style!!! Do you have a video camera, camera phone or camera to the ready… you’re going to need it today! Terms & Conditions for the 12 Days of Christmas Competition With either...
23 Dec 2012
Competition: 12 Days of Geekmas–Day 10–Big Prize!
So we’re onto day 10 and many of you are off doing your last bit of Christmas shopping… But if you’re like me and you’ve got it all done you’re probably wondering what next… Well you could start wrapping or you could procrastinate a bit more and get involved with todays competition. Today is all...
22 Dec 2012
Competition: 12 Days of Geekmas Day 9
Things are hotting up and we’re getting ever close to day 12 and the big prizes! Each day we’re getting bigger and better prizes but the challenges are getting harder… Some of you struggled a little with figuring out yesterdays competition answers so we’ll try not to make it too hard for you today… Terms...
21 Dec 2012
Competition: 12 Days of Geekmas–Day 8–The one with the MVP’s
Only 5 Days until Geekmas… are you humming the tune yet!? Today we are giving away a Windows 8 book autographed by the MVP who wrote it… a MSDN Moleskin Notebook, a Windows 8 Mug and a Windows 8 pen to five lucky readers… To get you into that festive spirit here’s today’s little video Competition...
20 Dec 2012
Competition: 12 Days of Geekmas – Day 7
A week into the 12 Days of Geekmas and we have already given away loads of great prizes! Today is no different!   Competition To enter today’s competition you need share your top tips relating to Windows Server 2012 in the comments on this competition page along with your email address so that...
19 Dec 2012
Competition: 12 Days of Geekmas – Day 6
This time next week you’ll be celebrating and off on your festive holidays! There are only 7 days left in the competition season and things are starting to warm up nicely! Competition To enter today’s competition you need to let us know what your favourite Windows 8 app is and why? Let us know...
18 Dec 2012
Competition 12 Days of Geekmas – Day 5
There are only eight days until Christmas now and lots more prizes still up for grabs on TechNet UK and the UK MSDN site!   Today’s Challenge To enter into today’s competition to win a Windows Server 2012 T Shirt, a Windows 8 Mug and a Windows 8 Pen you will need to share your top Visual Studio...
17 Dec 2012
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