The Microsoft Springboard team, based at our headquarters in Seattle, create really good content on TechNet to help you to understand and deploy our latest technologies. In a way, they are a network manager's best friend, because they provide useful web guides that provide step-by-step processes for things like Windows 7 deployment.
At last, they're hitting the road, and coming out to join us in Europe, with a free event in Reading on the 1st November. If you're looking for a single day when you can rapidly get up to speed on deploying our latest products included in your School Agreement - Office 2010, Windows 7 and the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack - then this is for you.
At the five-hour workshops you will:
You can read the fully detailed agenda on the website, but here's a quick summary:
9:30 – 10:00
10:00 – 10:10
Welcome & Introductions
10:10 – 10:30
Riding the Windows 7 and Office 2010 Wave
10:30 – 11:30
Office 2010 Investments for IT
11:30 – 12:00
Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Application Compatibility in 30 Minutes
12:00 – 12:30
Application Virtualization and Deployment
12:30 – 13:15
13:15 – 14:25
Moving from XP and Office 2003 to Windows 7 and Office 2010 – A Deep Dive into MDT and P2V
14:25 – 15:15
Desktop Management and Support
15:15 – 15:30
Closing / Panel Q&A
Places really will go quickly for this, as it is open to all UK organisations, so I'd recommend booking soon.
Find out more about the Springboard tour in Europe Or Register Now for the 1st November event in Reading