Windows 8 and Server 2012 Road show!

Windows 8 and Server 2012 Road show!

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Windows 8 and Server 2012 Roadshow!

You are invited!

Please join us for the ‘Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 Roadshow’. Learn from the best as Microsoft Premier Field Engineer’s (PFE) show you their tips with the latest release Windows Operating Systems.

Get a chance to see the new features included in Windows 8 Release Preview and Windows Server 2012 Release Preview. Our Premier Field Engineers will be coming to a city near you to showcase all the new features included in Windows Server 2012 RP and Windows 8 RP.


This series of events will run for the entire day in each city and showcase 4 sessions of about 90 minutes, on a range of Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 client topics. All topics will be presented by the best Premier Field Engineers across Australia and New Zealand.

Topics will include;

Windows Server 2012 - Directory Services


The enhancements to Active Directory in Windows Server 2012 affect many core areas of the system including deployment, virtualization, authentication and management. In this session, you’ll hear about each of the features, the problems they address and what’s required for you to deploy and leverage them. We’ll delve into virtualisation of DCs, how we’ve simplified the deployment of Active Directory and where we focused our efforts in and around the broader topic of management both from a graphical- and command-line standpoint.


Windows 8 – Client Setup and Configuration


Come and see Windows 8. We will be giving a demonstration of the new Windows 8 interface. We will also be talking new features! We will cover topics such as Windows to Go, Client Hyper-v, and New PC form factors (ARM & SOC). We will also cover enhancements to Bitlocker, Task Manager and Windows Explorer. This is a session not to be missed.

Windows Server 2012 - Networking

Connect from anywhere, more working and less waiting, better network management via cost-aware networking. Sound interesting? This session provides a general overview, including many of the improvements to DirectAccess, BranchCache, and general networking improvements in Windows 8 and Server 2012.

Windows Server 2012 - High Availability & Virtualisation

Do you need your applications and systems to be online all the time. Well listen closely. We will be covering the enhancements to Windows Server 2012 that will help keep your applications and systems online all the time. We will be covering a range of High Availability enhancements in Windows Server 2012. We will discuss, Hyper-V Replicas, Live Storage Migration, Disk De-Duplication and Network Teaming just to name a few. You will not leave disappointed from this session. With so much to cover, you will not want this presentation to end.



Cost Details – 2 Premier Support Hours

Select the link for your desired venue below and reply with your

Name, Company & Telephone Number

Brisbane – Monday 20 August 2012 – Level 28, 400 George Street, Brisbane QLD 4000

Melbourne – Friday 24 August 2012 - Level 5, 4 Freshwater Place Southbank Boulevard VIC 3006

Sydney – Friday 24 August 2012 – 1 Epping Road, North Ryde NSW 2113

Canberra – Tuesday 28 August 2012 - Level 2, 44 Sydney Ave Barton ACT 2600

Hobart – Wednesday 29 August 2012 – 85 Macquarie Street, Hobart TAS 7000

Adelaide – Thursday 30 August 2012 – Level 12 Aurora Building, 147 Pirie Street, Adelaide

Melbourne – Thursday 30 August 2012 - Level 5, 4 Freshwater Place Southbank Boulevard VIC 3006

Sydney – Friday 31 August 2012 – 1 Epping Road, North Ryde NSW 2113

Perth – Friday 31 August 2012 - Level 3, 100 St Georges Terrace PERTH WA 6000


This material is provided for informational purposes only. Microsoft makes no warranties, express or implied.

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  • Great! I wish I could attend these presentations

  • We have a few seats still available. If you would like to attend please email me directly at

  • Hi guys. I've been to the Windows 8 Roadshow on 23th of october and the guy give us a weblink in order to answer question about the event. Does anyone remember this weblink?

  • Does anyone remember the link to the Windows 8 Training web site shown in the presentation at the Retail Roadshow in Perth?

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