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Reminder: The Best of MMS UK 2013
Just in case you missed it, The best of MMS UK event is coming up very soon, the infrastructure track is now full but there are still spaces available devices track. We recently announced the availability of new solutions to help enterprise and SMB customers manage hybrid cloud services and connected...
10 May 2013
So You want to be an Evangelist
With my job title of Evangelist I often get asked about what my roles, both inside and outside of the Microsoft firewall. In the 2 weeks I have presented to the Leeds VM User Group ( www.vmug.org.uk ), done a careers chat at a Science college, produced and presented at TechDays Online nd attended SQL...
8 May 2013
Using Lync to run Tech Days Online
Hopefully many of you attended Tech Days Online last and got lots of value from the event. From a production perspective whilst it was a great deal of hard work, we really enjoyed the event and the end result. I thought I would put up a quick post on how we managed to run the communications side of...
30 Apr 2013
Event: Microsoft Management Summit 2013
We can’t wait to see you at the Best of MMS UK 2013. We recently announced the availability of new solutions to help enterprise and SMB customers manage hybrid cloud services and connected devices with greater agility and cost-efficiency. System Center 2012 SP1, Windows Server 2012, Windows Azure and...
12 Apr 2013
Event: TechDays Online 2013 Full Agenda Now Available
It’s not long now until TechDays Online 2013 will be in full swing! If you haven’t registered already for this unique online 3 day event then register now! Join Microsoft experts for three, free days of interactive learning; online and direct from your browser. Learn all about the latest Microsoft...
8 Apr 2013
Event: SQL Relay 2013 Announced
For those of you who are focused on SQL Server I thought it would be good to let you know that following on from SQL Bits in May is SQL Relay in June . You will find all the details in the flier below:
5 Apr 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
Save the Date: TechEd Europe 2013 Registration opens 12 February
TechEd is Microsoft’s premiere conference for IT Professionals and Enterprise Developers, offering the most comprehensive technical education across Microsoft's products, solutions, tools, and services. We are pleased to announce that registration for TechEd North America and TechEd Europe will go live...
8 Feb 2013
Event: The Hybrid IT Roadshow
YOUR EXCLUSIVE INVITATION TO THE MICROSOFT HYBRID IT ROADSHOW Get the latest insights and learn what's new in Windows Server 2012, System Center 2012 SP1 and Windows Azure Virtual Machines. Windows Server 2012 redefines the server category. It delivers hundreds of new features and enhancements spanning...
15 Jan 2013
Poll: TechDays Online 2013–Suggest Topics, Speakers & Content
TechDays Online is returning for 2013 and we want you to get involved in the process of choosing the topics, speakers and content so that you get the most out of your time with us. Last year we ran TechDays Online as a 2 day event and focused only on Server and Cloud technologies but this year we are...
11 Jan 2013
Three Windows Azure UK Events to Start 2013
You’re back to work and ready to learn the latest new technologies in 2013. If Windows Azure and cloud services are your thing then these 3 events that are coming up in January should definitely be added to your calendar! LIDNUG presents Scott Guthrie's 15th Open Q&A, 15th January - Online...
8 Jan 2013
Microsoft Hybrid IT UK Roadshow – Registrations Now Open!
We would like to invite you to register and attend the Microsoft Hybrid IT UK Roadshow on 29 th January, 26 th February, 5 th March and 19 th March 2013 in Reading, Manchester, London and Edinburgh respectively. Please register and attend ONE of the FOUR events next year. · 29 th January, Reading (Thames...
20 Dec 2012
Microsoft Licensing Events
We hear your cries for “simplicity” when it comes to licensing! We hear your brains ticking over trying to get your heads around the complexities of licensing models! This is your chance to learn online or in-person with our Microsoft experts as we bring you a new line-up of Licensing...
19 Dec 2012
The Ultimate Guide to Windows Server 2012 with PC Pro
PC Pro have br ought out a really interesting content hub focusing on Windows Server 2012. Within the content hub you will find a lot of great articles which outline a range of content including: - How to guides - Hidden features - Video evidence - Infographics - Whitepapers and reports - List...
4 Dec 2012
Event: SQLSanta 2012
On Friday 14 th December 2012, the SQLSanta team is proud to present a free one-day technical community event at the Microsoft Offices in Cardinal Place, Victoria, London. The day will consist of two concurrent tracks: a Business Intelligence Track, and a DBA/Dev Track. Business Intelligence sample session...
3 Dec 2012
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28 Nov 2012
European SharePoint Conference is Announced with a Discount for MSDN UK Readers
The exceptional European SharePoint Conference Programme 2013 is now available to view! It’s Here. It’s Fantastic. And You Knew it Would Be! The 2013 Programme Team have put together an exceptional conference programme covering all the hot SharePoint topics . It delivers new and interesting sessions...
12 Nov 2012
Events: IT Camps for the start of 2013 - Register Now
A few of you have been asking what IT Camps still have spaces, here’s the list of Windows 8 Camps that have spaces. We don’t have any spaces on the Windows Server 2012 Camps at the moment or the Windows Azure IT Pro Camps. 12th Feb 2013 - Windows 8 IT Pro Camp - Glasgow 14th Feb 2013...
8 Nov 2012
Event: Introducing System Center 2012 Orchestrator
Have you heard Microsoft talking about the System Center 2012 Orchestrator IT Process Automation solution? Do you wish you knew... · What Orchestrator is? · How Orchestrator has helped companies reduced their datacenter operational costs by 20‐40%? · How to find out where Orchestrator can help in your...
2 Nov 2012
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), Exchange, SQL, DPM (which according to Anthony...
10 Oct 2012
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 etc. However not everyone can get to one of those...
5 Oct 2012
More IT Camps Dates Released!
If you haven’t yet registered for one of our IT Camps now is the time to take a look at the content and register for one that is of interest to you. The first set of camps filled up really fast and have been full to the brim with jolly excited people! The key discussion topic for the camps...
14 Sep 2012
Event: Microsoft’s Kamal Hathi to Lead World-Class Agenda
We are excited to announce that Microsoft Director of SQL Server Business Intelligence Kamal Hathi will be delivering the keynote at PASS SQLRally Nordic 2012, kicking off the main program Tuesday, October 2. Meet him and a large contingent of top international speakers at one of the world’s biggest...
23 Aug 2012
Windows Server 2012 IT camps
I have been out in the US for the past four weeks, and during my absence the rest of the UK TechNet team have filled my diary with various events including the next series of IT camps. These camps will all be on Windows Server 2012 specifically around how virtualisation changes in this release...
20 Aug 2012
Announcement: Windows 8 & Windows Server 2012 are almost here!
The Windows team have just announced that Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 have both been released to Manufacturing! The wait is almost over! Windows Server 2012 RTM For those of you interested in Windows Server 2012 get out your calendars and free up some time on September 4 . That’s when Windows...
2 Aug 2012
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