Probably the worst kept secret today. Yes the Customer Preview is available
for download today. Did we slow the internet today?
Get your Windows 8 Preview here
Windows 8 Consumer Preview
It's Windows reimagined and reinvented from a solid core of Windows 7 speed
and reliability. It's an all-new touch interface. It's a new Windows for new
devices. And it's your chance to be one of the first to try it out.
Get it now
Developers Start building apps now IT pros Get resources for businesses See
what's new Swipe, slide, and zoom
Touch a full-powered PC. It's fast and it's fluid. Take natural, direct,
More Apps, front and center
Apps in Windows 8 work together to get things done faster. Get them from the
More Your Windows, everywhere
Windows 8 can connect you to your files, photos, people, and settings,
wherever you sign in.
More Wall-to-wal... (more)
In part 2 of this 30 part series we introduced the topic of Hybrid Cloud.
That is the combining of Public, Private, and or traditional IT into a system
that works for you.
One of the great Hybrid examples I like to talk about is internally here at
Microsoft. Microsoft is an extremely email centric company. Email is beyond a
mission critical app for us. As such we spend a lot on our internal Exchange
infrastructure. I have been on a beta test program for many years helping our
Exchange team test the next version of Exchange before they are released.
Well we have started moving "So... (more)
I saw this today, lot's of Buzz about it, sounds very interesting.
OnLive Desktop. Real PC Apps on iPad.
Windows on iPad. Instant Response. Media-rich.
Need to see redlines in Word? Edit Excel graphs? Present PowerPoint
animations? Now you can.
Based upon OnLive's instant-action cloud gaming technology, OnLive Desktop
delivers a seamless Windows desktop experience, with instant-response
multi-touch gestures, together with a full on-screen Windows keyboard and
handwriting recognition, enabling complete and convenient viewing and editing
of even... (more)
Lately I have been doing a lot of Demo's of Office 365. I am always amazed at
how many questions I get on Office 365. Usually one of those questions is
about HIPAA. Well this announcement came out right before the holidays and I
think most people missed it.
REDMOND, Wash. - Dec. 14, 2011 - Microsoft Corp. today announced that
Microsoft Office 365, the company's next-generation cloud productivity
service, is the first and only major cloud-based platform to offer leading
information p... (more)
After completing this lab, you will be better able to create FileTables,
create Fulltext Indexes with semantic extraction capabilities, retrieve
information about document properties, and retrieve semantic information.
MSDN Virtual Lab Express: SQL Server 2012: Exploring Transact-SQL
Improvements in SQL Server 2012
After completing this lab, you will be better able to create and use sequence
objects, query rows through paged results, and raise and catch exceptions
MSDN Virtual Lab Express: SQL Server 2012: Exploring SQL Server 2012