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  • Speaker Notes: Please thank our Platinum Sponsors who are participating in all15 cities across the US.  Please visit the event website to learn more about each partner.  http://www.microsoft.com/business/2010events/Make sure to visit all of our partners today in the Partner Pavilion to learn more about their solutions and services!
  • Speaker Notes: Please thank our Gold Sponsors who are participating today.  Make sure to visit all of our partners today in the Partner Pavilion to learn more about their solutions and services!
  • Speaker Notes: Please thank our Platinum Sponsors who are participating in all15 cities across the US.  Please visit the event website to learn more about each partner.  http://www.microsoft.com/business/2010events/Make sure to visit all of our partners today in the Partner Pavilion to learn more about their solutions and services!
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  • John Weston rolling deck (info + trivia)

    1. 1. Welcome to the next wave of productivity !<br />
    2. 2. TechNet Plus Subscriptions<br />TNITQ407<br />
    3. 3. When did Bill Gates retire from day-to-day activities at Microsoft? <br />May 1, 2007<br />Jan 27, 2008<br />April 1, 2008 <br />June 27, 2008<br />
    4. 4. Presented by:<br />John Weston<br />IT Pro Evangelist<br />Microsoft Corporation<br />John.weston@microsoft.com<br />http://blogs.technet.com/jweston<br />http://www.twitter.com/technetguy<br />
    5. 5. In both WarGames and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Matthew Broderick’s on-screen mother has the same profession. What is it?<br />Teacher<br />Secretary<br />Engineer <br />Real Estate Agent<br />
    6. 6.
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    8. 8. Today’s Event Schedule<br />8:30AM – 9:00AM : The Future of Productivity…Today<br />9:00AM – 10:10AM : A Day in the Life in the Next Wave of Business Productivity<br />10:10AM – 10:30AM : Partner Presentation & Giveaway<br />10:45AM - 11:45AM : Planning for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />11:45AM – 12:45PM : Lunch and Partner Pavilion<br />12:45PM – 2:00PM : Deploying Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />2:10PM – 3:20PM : Configuring Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />3:30PM – 4:30PM : The Next Wave of Business Productivity: Success Stories<br />4:30PM : Done!<br />
    9. 9. What is the most popular command in Microsoft Office? <br />“Paste” in Microsoft Word<br />“Copy” in Microsoft Excel<br />“Delete” in Microsoft Outlook <br />“Open” in Microsoft Word<br />
    10. 10. Today’s Event Schedule<br />8:00AM – 9:00AM : A Day in the Life in the Next Wave of Business Productivity<br />9:00AM – 9:45AM : Planning for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />Break<br />10:00AM – 10:45AM : Deploying Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />Break<br />11:00AM – 11:45AM : Configuring Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />11:45AM : Raffle!<br />
    11. 11. Which first-trilogy Star Wars actor initially refused to sign a three-picture deal? <br />Carrie Fisher<br />Mark Hamill<br />Harrison Ford<br />Alec Guinness<br />That’s why Han Solo was frozen in carbonite – just in case he decided not to return. <br />
    12. 12. Feedback on today’s event:<br />Brian Moore: BriMoore@microsoft.com<br />Technical Q&A:<br />http://blogs.technet.com/jweston<br />John.weston@microsoft.com<br />Presentation slides can be found at: <br />http://www.TechnetEvents.com/Resources<br />Action Items…<br />
    13. 13. What does FORTRAN stand for? <br />FORmula TRANslator<br />FORmula TRANsfer<br />FORtune TRANsistor<br />FORmer TRANslator<br />
    14. 14. Get Started Today<br />Install the Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 trials*, and check out <br />http://www.technetevents.com/resources/<br />You’ll find today’s presentation decks, and links to…<br /><ul><li>Office Resource Centers for Compatibility and Web Apps Deployment
    15. 15. TechNet Resources Desktop Player
    16. 16. TechNet Subscription offer
    17. 17. and more</li></ul>*Available on May 12th<br />
    18. 18. Who invented root beer? <br />The Mayans<br />The Egyptians<br />The Sumerians <br />The American Colonists<br />
    19. 19. Check out local events and resources!<br />For Developers: <br />msdnevents.com<br />For IT Professionals: <br />technetevents.com<br />
    20. 20. How many episodes of Monty Python’s Flying Circus were recorded? <br />25<br />32<br />40 <br />45<br />
    21. 21. Follow us on Twitter<br />IT Professionals<br />Developers<br />@MSDNLiveUS<br />@TechNetLiveUS<br />
    22. 22. How many Windows Live ID authentications are made each day?<br />over 10 million<br />over 55 million<br />over 1 billion <br />over 1.5 billion<br />
    23. 23. Learn how to work in the cloud!<br />Find out more at http://bit.ly/CRGetAzureAcct <br />FREE AZURE TRAINING!<br />www.azurebootcamp.com<br />2-day deep dive workshops to get you up to speed on developing for Windows Azure!<br />
    24. 24. “VLB” – one of the early video cards standards – is an acronym for what?<br />Vesa Local Bus<br />Vesuvius Logic Board <br />Vera Louise Brown<br />Vision Land Browser<br />
    25. 25. Free Software, Support, and Opportunities for Web Dev. & Design Consultants<br />Questions? Email:crwss@microsoft.com<br />
    26. 26. The "O" in this early Microsoft logo had a nickname. What was it?<br />Burst<br />Blibbet<br />Spot<br />Blurb<br />
    27. 27. Do you want the latest information?<br />Do you want it delivered to you?<br />The Most up-to-date Microsoft Technology Information Delivered Right To Your Inbox<br />Don’t want to be bombarded?<br />How-to’s, Hotfixes, Real Stories, Security Information, Chats and much more…<br />The answer’s in a FLASH<br />www.microsoft.com/technet/flash<br />
    28. 28. Now 15 years old, how many Hotmail users are there? <br />over 150 million<br />over 300 million<br />over 450 million<br />over 500 million<br />
    29. 29. Save Time, Learn Fast: Microsoft Learning “Snacks”<br />Need answers now? <br />Learn something new in less than five minutes:<br />Learning Snacks are free, short, interactive presentations about popular topics and have been created by Microsoft Learning experts.<br />Each Snack is delivered by using innovative Microsoft Silverlight technology and includes various media, such as animations and recorded demos. <br />Look for “snacks” on Windows Server 2008, Silverlight, Vista, Virtualization and more!<br />Try a “snack” today at: http://www.microsoft.com/learning/snacks<br />
    30. 30. In what year was COBOL invented? <br />1959<br />1960<br />1961<br />1962 <br />
    31. 31. Best practices, experiences, and global solutions from Microsoft IT.<br />How Microsoft Does IT<br />Plan. Develop. Deploy. Manage.<br />White Papers | Case Studies | Presentations | Webcasts | Podcasts |Solution Briefs | Videos | Radio Discussions | Insight Workshops | More…<br />www.microsoft.com/itshowcase <br />
    32. 32. What was the first CodePlex.com project? <br />SteelForge<br />Avalon<br />Altair <br />IronPython<br />
    33. 33. MicrosoftIncentives.com<br />Act Now. Save Now.<br />Don’t leave money on the table.<br />Take advantage of our current offerings.<br />Help increase the return on your investment with MicrosoftIncentives.com – your resource for valuable offers, special financing, and incentives for Microsoft products.<br />
    34. 34. What did Xerox establish in 1970? <br />The Xerox 3600 Duplicator<br />The industry’s first automatic document feeder<br />The first-generation laser printer<br />The Palo Alto Research Center<br />The Palo Alto Research Center (known as Xerox PARC) to perform basic computing and electronic research. <br />
    35. 35. The Right Security Education<br />Learning Paths for Security<br />http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/learning<br />Find security resources here:<br />* Webcasts * Virtual Labs * Planning Guides * Tools<br />Forplanning,preventing, detecting and responding to security threats and risks<br />
    36. 36. What was the first human-made object to land on the moon?<br />The Lunar capsule<br />The Luna 2<br />Moonscape II<br />MoonCap 4 <br />
    37. 37. <ul><li>IT Pros! IT Pros! IT Pros!
    38. 38. Content IT Pros Care About
    39. 39. Screencasts
    40. 40. Videos
    41. 41. Tags</li></ul>Create your own profile: edge.technet.com<br />
    42. 42. What was AOL originally known as?<br />American Organizational Logic<br />Quantum Computer Services<br />Digital Computing Inc.<br />American Electronic Microsystems<br />
    43. 43. What Is TechNet?<br />Put the right answers at your fingertips<br />TechNet is the comprehensive collection of resources to help IT implementers plan, deploy, and manage Microsoft products successfully<br /><ul><li>Monthly updates delivered online, or on DVD or CD
    44. 44. The definitive resource to help you evaluate, deploy and maintain Microsoft products</li></ul>TechNet Subscription<br /><ul><li>Accessible at www.microsoft.com/technet
    45. 45. Online resources and community
    46. 46. Subscriber-only Online Services</li></ul>TechNet Web Site<br /><ul><li>Bi-weekly e-newsletter
    47. 47. Security updates, new resources, and special offers</li></ul>TechNet Flash<br />TechNet Events<br />and Web Casts<br /><ul><li>Briefings on the latest Microsoft products and technologies
    48. 48. Hands-on, “how to” information
    49. 49. User Groups
    50. 50. Managed Newsgroups</li></ul>TechNet Communities<br />
    51. 51. When did GPS first become available for commercial and civilian use?<br />1960<br />1967<br />1975<br />1984 <br />GPS became available for commercial use in 1967, but it would be almost 40 years before it was commonly used. It wasn't available for personal use until a policy directive in 1996.<br />
    52. 52. The definitive source of in-depth technical information for the IT Pro<br />Visit us online at<br />www.technetmagazine.com<br />
    53. 53. Who invented the first computer mouse? <br />Steve Jobs<br />James Gosling<br />Herbert Simon <br />Douglas Engelbart<br />
    54. 54. TechNet Virtual Labs<br />Ever wanted to test Microsoft's newest software in a totally secure sandbox environment? <br />Wouldn't it be great to be able to test new servers immediately, without formatting hard drives or dedicating one or more computers to the project?<br />Well now you can, with TechNet Virtual Labs!<br /><ul><li>Evaluate products online running on a Virtual Server environment
    55. 55. On-demand access anytime, anywhere; 24/7 availability
    56. 56. No download or installation of trial software required
    57. 57. Step-by-step guided product walk through
    58. 58. Virtual Labs are Free!</li></ul>Try a TechNet Virtual Lab at:<br />http://www.microsoft.com/technet/virtuallabs<br />
    59. 59. What was the first movie to use extensive 3D computer-generated special effects?<br />Alien<br />The Last Starfighter<br />Tron<br />Star Wars<br />Released July 9, 1982, Tron was the first movie with extensive use (15 min. fully computer generated) of 3D CGI.<br />
    60. 60. Online TechNet Webcasts!<br /><ul><li>Staffed by Two or More TechNet Presenters
    61. 61. Participate Actively – Get your questions answered in real time
    62. 62. Participate Passively - Learn from other people’s questions
    63. 63. View previously recorded webcasts “on-demand”
    64. 64. RSS feeds for upcoming live webcasts</li></ul>View a TechNet Webcast at: www.microsoft.com/webcasts<br />And try our interactive webcast calendar at: <br />http://www.microsoft.com/events/webcasts/calendar/monthview.aspx<br />
    65. 65. What is the name of Superman’s biological father? <br />Jor-El<br />Kal-El <br />Tal-El<br />Vog-El<br />
    66. 66. In tough times, the good will survive, but only the best will Thrive!  Are you thriving?  Visit the Thrive site and learn how to enhance your technical skills, advance your career, and elevate IT as the business leader.  These strategies and skills will not only help you succeed now, but place you in a position to excel during the brighter times ahead. Now is the ideal time to rise to the top.  Seize the moment - find out how YOU can Thrive!www.microsoft.com/thrive<br />
    67. 67. What did Dennis Ritchie do in 1972? <br />Created hybrid circuits for IBM<br />Invented the C programming language at Bell Labs<br />Developed the Commodore PET <br />Invented the hot-pluggable hard disk for Atari<br />
    68. 68. TechNet Plus Direct!<br />All the benefits of TechNet Plus at an incredible price. <br />For only $349 subscribers receive…<br /><ul><li>Online Benefits Portal!
    69. 69. Immediate download access: software and betas!
    70. 70. NON-TIMEOUT evaluation software downloads
    71. 71. 2 Professional Support Incidents
    72. 72. Managed Newsgroups and Online Concierge
    73. 73. The TechNet Library containing the KB, security updates, service packs, resource kits, and more</li></ul>…TechNet Plus Direct is available exclusively online. No media shipments.<br />Available Now!<br />For more information please visit www.microsoft.com/technet/subscription <br />
    74. 74. What was JavaScript originally known as?<br />ProScript<br />JavaTool<br />WriteScript <br />LiveScript<br />
    75. 75. SAVE 25% on TechNet Plus Direct Subscription<br />Special promotion code: TNITQ407(WRITE IT DOWN!)<br />Purchase a new TechNet Plus Direct subscription between now and June 30, 2010. <br />Use the promotion code. <br />You save 25%! <br />Simple. <br />25% off!<br />For more information please visit www.microsoft.com/technet/subscription <br />
    76. 76. When was the first floppy disk introduced? <br />1969<br />1971<br />1973<br />1975 <br />The 8” floppy was introduced in 1971 and could hold 1 MB – more than most early 5 ¼” and 3 ½” disks introduced later. <br />
    77. 77. Visit the Windows Vista Compatibility Center now at www.windows.com/compatibility<br />Know what works<br />More than 5,500 devices and 3,500 software programs listed…<br />
    78. 78.
    79. 79.
    80. 80. In the film 2001: A Space Odyssey, which was the only spacesuit left unused?<br />The blue one<br />The red one <br />The black one<br />None of the above <br />
    81. 81. Where Can I Get TechNet?<br />Become a TechNet Subscriber at www.microsoft.com/technet/subscription<br />TechNet Events at www.technetevents.com<br />Register for the TechNet Flash Newsletter www.microsoft.com/technet/flash<br />Join the TechNet Online Community at www.microsoft.com/technet/community<br />
    82. 82. When was the first home VCR introduced?<br />1974<br />1975<br />1976<br />1977<br />The Sony Betamax <br />
    83. 83. With a TechNet Plus subscription you get…<br /><ul><li>Immediate download access to full-version evaluation software & the latest beta releases
    84. 84. 2 complimentary Professional Support Incidents (valued at $500)
    85. 85. Managed Newsgroups with guaranteed next-business-day response to technical issues
    86. 86. TechNet Library containing the KB, security updates, service packs, resource kits, and more
    87. 87. Access to live TechNet Online Concierge Chat
    88. 88. Access to the best technical Webcasts and Microsoft E-Learning courses</li></ul>www.microsoft.com/technet/subscription <br />
    89. 89. How many members are in the Xbox Live community? <br />over 10 million<br />over 15 million<br />over 20 million<br />over 25 million<br />Larger than any city or satellite provider<br />
    90. 90. Microsoft Desktop Player<br />Where can I find the best content about…?<br />A one-stop search tool<br />for technical resources and connections <br />On your desktop!<br />Where can I reach that evangelist…?<br />Where can I get training on….?<br />
    91. 91. In the original WarGames film script, who was the role of Professor Falken written for? <br />Christopher Walken<br />John Voight<br />John Lennon<br />None of the above<br />
    92. 92. Microsoft Desktop Player<br />See it Online @ www.microsoft.com/click/desktopplayer<br /> Download the Player @ http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9726371<br />
    93. 93. In what year did Visual C++ 3.0 ship?<br />1995<br />1997<br />1998<br />None of the above<br />There was no Visual C++ 3.0 – Visual C++ 2.0 shipped with MFC 3.0<br />
    94. 94.
    95. 95. When was Bing, Microsoft’s Decision Engine, first unveiled?<br />May 15, 2009<br />May 28, 2009<br />June 3, 2009<br />June 28, 2009<br />Steve Ballmer unveiled Bing on May 28, 2009 at the All Things Digital Conference. Bing went live on June 3, 2009 <br />
    96. 96. Welcome to the next wave of productivity !<br />
    97. 97. On average, a new Xbox Live account is created every: <br />5 seconds<br />10 seconds<br />30 seconds<br />minute<br />
    98. 98. Presented by:<br />John Weston<br />IT Pro Evangelist<br />Microsoft Corporation<br />John.weston@microsoft.com<br />http://blogs.technet.com/jweston<br />http://www.twitter.com/technetguy<br />
    99. 99. Sometimes heralded by Don Box as the first component technology, what does “TSR” stand for? <br />Tactical Studies Rule<br />Technology Software Restricted<br />Terminate and Stay Resident <br />Total Shareholder Return<br />
    100. 100. Today’s Event Schedule<br />8:30AM – 9:00AM : The Future of Productivity…Today<br />9:00AM – 10:10AM : A Day in the Life in the Next Wave of Business Productivity<br />10:10AM – 10:30AM : Partner Presentation & Giveaway<br />10:45AM - 11:45AM : Planning for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />11:45AM – 12:45PM : Lunch and Partner Pavilion<br />12:45PM – 2:00PM : Deploying Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />2:10PM – 3:20PM : Configuring Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />3:30PM – 4:30PM : The Next Wave of Business Productivity: Success Stories<br />4:30PM : Done!<br />
    101. 101. What first began in Pittsburgh, PA in 1920? <br />Construction of the Link River Dam<br />The National Football League<br />Construction of Carnegie Mellon University <br />Radio Broadcasting<br />
    102. 102. Today’s Event Schedule<br />8:00AM – 9:00AM : A Day in the Life in the Next Wave of Business Productivity<br />9:00AM – 9:45AM : Planning for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />Break<br />10:00AM – 10:45AM : Deploying Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />Break<br />11:00AM – 11:45AM : Configuring Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010<br />11:45AM : Raffle!<br />
    103. 103. What does POST stand for? <br />Positive-Overwrite Sendup-Task<br />Power-On Self-Test<br />Performance-Option Standard-Testing<br />Pre-Optimized Setup-Test<br />
    104. 104. Feedback on today’s event:<br />Brian Moore: BriMoore@microsoft.com<br />Technical Q&A:<br />http://blogs.technet.com/jweston<br />John.weston@microsoft.com<br />Presentation slides can be found at: <br />http://www.TechnetEvents.com/Resources<br />Action Items…<br />
    105. 105. In what year did Microsoft open its first international office in Japan? <br />1977<br />1978<br />1980<br />1982<br />
    106. 106. Get Started Today<br />Install the Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 trials*, and check out <br />http://www.technetevents.com/resources/<br />You’ll find today’s presentation decks, and links to…<br /><ul><li>Office Resource Centers for Compatibility and Web Apps Deployment
    107. 107. TechNet Resources Desktop Player
    108. 108. TechNet Subscription offer
    109. 109. and more</li></ul>*Available on May 12th<br />
    110. 110. When did Microsoft announce the end of Clippy? <br />April 11, 2001<br />May 15, 2001<br />June 5, 2001<br />April 1, 2001<br />
    111. 111. Check out local events and resources!<br />For Developers: <br />msdnevents.com<br />For IT Professionals: <br />technetevents.com<br />
    112. 112. In 1993, Microsoft pitched Windows as a potential GUI for what computer?<br />Altair BASIC<br />Commodore PET<br />Atari ST<br />Commodore 64<br />
    113. 113. Follow us on Twitter<br />IT Professionals<br />Developers<br />@MSDNLiveUS<br />@TechNetLiveUS<br />
    114. 114. By 1983, approximately how many computers were in use in the United States?<br />more than 4 million<br />more than 6 million<br />more than 8 million<br />more than 10 million<br />
    115. 115. Learn how to work in the cloud!<br />Find out more at http://bit.ly/CRGetAzureAcct <br />FREE AZURE TRAINING!<br />www.azurebootcamp.com<br />2-day deep dive workshops to get you up to speed on developing for Windows Azure!<br />
    116. 116.
    117. 117.
    118. 118. Which Star Wars movie was filmed entirely in the studio?<br />Revenge of the Sith<br />The Phantom Menace<br />Attack of the Clones<br />Return of the Jedi<br />
    119. 119. Free Software, Support, and Opportunities for Web Dev. & Design Consultants<br />Questions? Email:crwss@microsoft.com<br />
    120. 120. What does the TIE in TIE fighter stand for? <br />Triple Ignition Engine<br />Twin Ion Engine<br />Trans-Interplanetary Expansion<br />Trained Interception Elite <br />
    121. 121. Do you want the latest information?<br />Do you want it delivered to you?<br />The Most up-to-date Microsoft Technology Information Delivered Right To Your Inbox<br />Don’t want to be bombarded?<br />How-to’s, Hotfixes, Real Stories, Security Information, Chats and much more…<br />The answer’s in a FLASH<br />www.microsoft.com/technet/flash<br />
    122. 122. Which Microsoft exec dressed in drag and posed on a Harley to motivate employees?<br />Ray Ozzie<br />Rick Rashid<br />Brian Valentine<br />Eric Rudder<br />
    123. 123. Save Time, Learn Fast: Microsoft Learning “Snacks”<br />Need answers now? <br />Learn something new in less than five minutes:<br />Learning Snacks are free, short, interactive presentations about popular topics and have been created by Microsoft Learning experts.<br />Each Snack is delivered by using innovative Microsoft Silverlight technology and includes various media, such as animations and recorded demos. <br />Look for “snacks” on Windows Server 2008, Silverlight, Vista, Virtualization and more!<br />Try a “snack” today at: http://www.microsoft.com/learning/snacks<br />
    124. 124. “Chicago” was the codename for what? <br />Windows 95<br />Internet Explorer <br />Windows CE 1.0<br />Windows XP<br />
    125. 125. Best practices, experiences, and global solutions from Microsoft IT.<br />How Microsoft Does IT<br />Plan. Develop. Deploy. Manage.<br />White Papers | Case Studies | Presentations | Webcasts | Podcasts |Solution Briefs | Videos | Radio Discussions | Insight Workshops | More…<br />www.microsoft.com/itshowcase <br />
    126. 126. On September 29, 1983, Microsoft introduced what product? <br />Xenix<br />Windows 1.0<br />Word for MS-DOS 1.0<br />Excel 1.0<br />
    127. 127. MicrosoftIncentives.com<br />Act Now. Save Now.<br />Don’t leave money on the table.<br />Take advantage of our current offerings.<br />Help increase the return on your investment with MicrosoftIncentives.com – your resource for valuable offers, special financing, and incentives for Microsoft products.<br />
    128. 128. How many Bing queries are made each month? <br />over 75 million<br />over 100 million<br />over 2 billion<br />over 2.5 billion<br />
    129. 129. The Right Security Education<br />Learning Paths for Security<br />http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/learning<br />Find security resources here:<br />* Webcasts * Virtual Labs * Planning Guides * Tools<br />Forplanning,preventing, detecting and responding to security threats and risks<br />
    130. 130. What was Microsoft’s second language product? <br />FORTRAN-80<br />COBOL<br />BASIC<br />ASCII<br />
    131. 131. <ul><li>IT Pros! IT Pros! IT Pros!
    132. 132. Content IT Pros Care About
    133. 133. Screencasts
    134. 134. Videos
    135. 135. Tags</li></ul>Create your own profile: edge.technet.com<br />
    136. 136. When was the first Pentium CPU introduced?<br />January 22, 1992<br />June 22, 1992<br />March 22, 1993 <br />December 22, 1993<br />
    137. 137. What Is TechNet?<br />Put the right answers at your fingertips<br />TechNet is the comprehensive collection of resources to help IT implementers plan, deploy, and manage Microsoft products successfully<br /><ul><li>Monthly updates delivered online, or on DVD or CD
    138. 138. The definitive resource to help you evaluate, deploy and maintain Microsoft products</li></ul>TechNet Subscription<br /><ul><li>Accessible at www.microsoft.com/technet
    139. 139. Online resources and community
    140. 140. Subscriber-only Online Services</li></ul>TechNet Web Site<br /><ul><li>Bi-weekly e-newsletter
    141. 141. Security updates, new resources, and special offers</li></ul>TechNet Flash<br />TechNet Events<br />and Web Casts<br /><ul><li>Briefings on the latest Microsoft products and technologies
    142. 142. Hands-on, “how to” information
    143. 143. User Groups
    144. 144. Managed Newsgroups</li></ul>TechNet Communities<br />
    145. 145. How many 1.44mb 3.5” floppies did VB3 Pro come on? <br />One<br />Two<br />Three <br />Four<br />None of the Above<br />Four disks sealed in plastic, but only three were required to install Visual Basic. <br />
    146. 146. The definitive source of in-depth technical information for the IT Pro<br />Visit us online at<br />www.technetmagazine.com<br />
    147. 147. What movie included a touch interface inspired by MS Surface talks? <br />Fight Club<br />Minority Report<br />I, Robot<br />Mission: Impossible<br />Steven Spielberg heard about early Surface prototypes.<br />
    148. 148. TechNet Virtual Labs<br />Ever wanted to test Microsoft's newest software in a totally secure sandbox environment? <br />Wouldn't it be great to be able to test new servers immediately, without formatting hard drives or dedicating one or more computers to the project?<br />Well now you can, with TechNet Virtual Labs!<br /><ul><li>Evaluate products online running on a Virtual Server environment
    149. 149. On-demand access anytime, anywhere; 24/7 availability
    150. 150. No download or installation of trial software required
    151. 151. Step-by-step guided product walk through
    152. 152. Virtual Labs are Free!</li></ul>Try a TechNet Virtual Lab at:<br />http://www.microsoft.com/technet/virtuallabs<br />
    153. 153. What city was home to Microsoft just before Bellevue?<br />Atlanta<br />Santa Fe<br />Phoenix<br />Albuquerque<br />
    154. 154. Online TechNet Webcasts!<br /><ul><li>Staffed by Two or More TechNet Presenters
    155. 155. Participate Actively – Get your questions answered in real time
    156. 156. Participate Passively - Learn from other people’s questions
    157. 157. View previously recorded webcasts “on-demand”
    158. 158. RSS feeds for upcoming live webcasts</li></ul>View a TechNet Webcast at: www.microsoft.com/webcasts<br />And try our interactive webcast calendar at: <br />http://www.microsoft.com/events/webcasts/calendar/monthview.aspx<br />
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