The Irish IT Professional

Evaluating Windows Server and System Center on a Laptop (or two, or three) - Introduction

Because we don’t all have six servers lying around! I have (finally) started blogging again! I now...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 07/26/2013

//build watching parties in Ireland

Microsoft Technology User Groups Ireland (MTUG.ie) are hosting watching parties for the first...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 06/13/2013

SQL Server, SQL Server, SQL Server

SQL Saturday, SQL Saturday Precon and more.. My friends at Prodata have some great SQL Server...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 06/10/2013

Application Virtualisation (App-V) 5.0

Everything you ever wanted to know about App-V 5.0 Guest post by Rory Monaghan An Introduction to...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 06/05/2013

Windows Azure BootCamp : Belfast

FREE training on Windows Azure This one day deep dive class will get you up to speed on developing...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 05/23/2013

From Good to Great: Productivity and Influence Skills for the IT Professional

Win a free place at Kevin Kline’s “From Good to Great: Productivity and Influence Skills for the IT...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 05/20/2013

Surface Pro availability in Ireland

Surface Pro will be available in Northern Ireland on May 23rd and in the Republic on May 30th The...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 05/17/2013

Windows Server 2012 Deep Dive – Two Days of free training

Is now all available online I will tidy this up (one day), but just to get the content out there,...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 05/14/2013

Microsoft’s Surface Pro arriving in UK and Ireland next month

Microsoft has confirmed the Surface Pro Windows 8 tablet PC will arrive in the UK and Irish markets...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 04/24/2013

Windows Server 2012 training in Dublin

Last few spaces available for our Windows Server 2012 Deep Dive event We are running a two-day deep...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 04/19/2013

Everything you ever wanted to know about Installing and Configuring Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation and Configuration Guide Occasionally I’m asked if there are...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 04/18/2013

Windows Server 2012 Deep Dive

FREE Training on Windows Server 2012 in Dublin – April 22nd & 23rd A two day session (not for...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 04/15/2013

Upcoming Webinar: Jump Start Your Project Management Success

FREE Project Management Webinar – Tuesday 16th April @ 12:00 – 12:45   Presenter: Dux Raymond...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 04/10/2013

New Microsoft Online Support Site for Small Businesses in Ireland

The small business online support experience addresses the top 20 Microsoft products and services...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 03/29/2013

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation and Configuration Guide

Two Irish Microsoft MVPs have just released their latest book for Hyper-V Big shout out to Aidan...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 03/25/2013

Upcoming MVP Workshop in Dublin on Microsoft SharePoint 2013 and the Cloud

FREE SharePoint training – Dublin 18th April (08:30 – 15:30) AvePoint is pleased to present a very...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 03/25/2013

Windows Server 2012 – Why Upgrade

FREE half day events in Cork, Galway, Belfast & Dublin 57% of all Windows Servers are running...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 03/21/2013

Visual Studio 2012 with Michael Köster

FREE in-person event - Visual Studio 2012 and Team Foundation Server 2012 Software powers the world...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 03/20/2013

Go on then, who wants one of these for free?

8GB USB Memory stick Before you all say “Me” – there’s a catch or two: Firstly you have to have an...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 03/13/2013

FREE Training on Windows Server 2012

Remote Desktop Services (RDS) & Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Alex Juschin (Microsoft RDS...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 03/06/2013

FREE Hyper-V Training.

Introduction to Hyper-V Microsoft Virtualisation for VMware Professionals Microsoft Tools for VMware...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 03/06/2013

DPM 2012 and Azure backup

Backing up your environment to Azure Storage using DPM Providing reliable backup’s is part of every...

Author: David McCormick Date: 02/06/2013

Create a virtual machine and adding a VHD file using powershell

Or: How you can use Powershell to create virtual machines! With a few keystroke you can create a...

Author: Marc Dekeyser Date: 02/06/2013

New Office 2013 SKUs (editions)

What are the new Office 2013 editions, who are they targeted at and what do you get? Lots of great...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 02/02/2013

Hyper-V Comparison – Windows Server 2008 R2 vs Windows Server 2012

Feature by feature comparisons of Hyper-V in both Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012 I just went...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 01/29/2013

FREE Online Training for IT Professionals

Microsoft Jump Start Series: Virtualisation, Hyper-V & Intune. These events run from 8:00am –...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 01/22/2013

FREE, Non-Technical Pre-Sales and Licensing Advisory Services on Microsoft Products & Solutions

If you’re based in Ireland (North or South) – write this down! Licensing is always called out as one...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 01/15/2013

TechDays Online 2013 – Suggest Topics, Speakers & Content

Save the Date: 23rd – 26th April 2013 and fill out the poll below. This April we are joining up with...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 01/14/2013

Who wants one of these for free?

8GB USB Memory Stick Before you all say “Me” – there’s a catch or two:   Firstly you have to...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 01/09/2013

FREE Training for Irish IT Professionals and Developers

New Horizons in Dublin are running the following FREE training sessions: What are Tech Showcase...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 12/12/2012

Altaro giving all Hyper-V admins 50 free licenses of their desktop backup solution – End December 24th

Altaro, developers of Altaro Hyper-V Backup, are giving something back this holiday season and are...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/29/2012

How do I find the right IT expert to help me with a project?

Microsoft Pinpoint helps you find the applications and services you need most. Microsoft Pinpoint...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/28/2012

FREE Windows Server 2012 training in Belfast

BT Training in Partnership with Andy Malone - Microsoft MVP - Present 4 Half Day Innovation Sessions...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/28/2012

A week of System Centre Configuration Manager 2012 – the sequel

Microsoft Technology User Groups Ireland – System Centre Special Interest Group This week we hosted...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/23/2012

Microsoft SME Events & Training – free training, events & webinars

Events & Training Microsoft wants to help you to get more out of the technology you already have...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/22/2012

SharePoint User Group Ireland – November meeting

Microsoft Technology User Groups Ireland (MTUG.ie) – SharePoint meeting in Dublin Wednesday 28th...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/21/2012

Extending your Datacentre into Azure

Requirements for connecting your network to Azure You can link your Windows Azure Virtual Network to...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/16/2012

You’re running out of excuses to not try Microsoft Windows Azure

So attend the Windows Azure Conf - A Windows Azure Community Event On November 14, 2012, Microsoft...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/13/2012

A week of System Centre Operations Manager

Microsoft Technology User Groups Ireland – Four presentations from the System Centre User Group With...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/12/2012

Everything you ever wanted to know about System Center 2012 and more

System Center 2012 Self-Study Guide (Complete Edition) I stumbled upon this the other day – it...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/08/2012

A week of System Centre Configuration Manager 2012

Microsoft Technology User Groups Ireland – Four presentations from the System Centre User Group Paul...

Author: ieitpro Date: 11/02/2012

Windows Server 2012 Editions

Windows Server 2012 comes in four editions Windows Server 2012 Datacenter and Standard are...

Author: ieitpro Date: 10/08/2012

Evaluating Windows Server 2012 for free

By using a 90 day trial on Windows Azure If you need to evaluate Windows Server 2012 (or any other...

Author: ieitpro Date: 10/08/2012

Super-scaling SQL Server (1 day)

With Thomas Kejser, November 23rd 2012, Dublin Cost - €799 or €599 for registrations received on or...

Author: ieitpro Date: 09/27/2012

SQL Server Performance Tuning & Trouble Shooting Workshop (3 days)

with Klaus Aschenbrenner , November 14th – 16th 2012, Dublin Cost – €1,799 or €1,500 for...

Author: ieitpro Date: 09/27/2012

Unleash the Power of SQL Server for your Business, Learn from the Experts!

SQL Master Class series begins again in Ireland The SQL master class series is designed to bring the...

Author: ieitpro Date: 09/27/2012

A deep dive into Windows Server 2012

FREE Training on Windows Server 2012 Here’s your chance to learn all about Windows Server 2012 –...

Author: ieitpro Date: 09/27/2012

Microsoft Ireland Partner Roadshows - Register Today for October Events!

Big Year, Big Changes – Are you ready? This year has already been one of the most...

Author: Dave Northey [MSFT] Date: 09/19/2012

Windows Server 2012 launch events in Ireland

“Nothing from Microsoft, and I mean literally nothing, has ever been this ambitious” —Jason Perlow,...

Author: ieitpro Date: 09/03/2012

FREE Windows Server 2012 training – limited spaces

New Horizons Ireland are running a FREE Hands on Clinic for Windows Server 2012 next week, on August...

Author: ieitpro Date: 08/03/2012

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