Microsoft NZ Partner Directionz Roadshow

I'm on the road again this month, presenting to Microsoft Partners around the country.  I will be presenting a mix of content and demos for both technical and business focused partners.  I'm presenting on Core Infrastructure, but there are also other sessions on Business Productivity, and an Update on the Microsoft Partner Programs...


Agenda here and locations/dates/registration here.


Directionz on Core Infrastructure
This session will cover strategies and directions for your core IT and Telecommunications infrastructure. You will be able to gain insight into the new technologies from Microsoft to help you optimise your customers IT infrastructure, from small businesses to larger organisations.
This session will also cover the product roadmaps for Microsoft Windows Server and Microsoft Small Business Server. Desktop infrastructure will also be addressed with progress updates on moving to Windows Vista and Microsoft Office 2007 – who, when, why and how.
Gain an understanding into the relevance of new Microsoft technologies including:

  • Windows Server 2008 and key innovations in security, terminal services, manageability, web server and virtualisation.
  • Forefront Security.
  • System Centre - integrated infrastructure management tools to manage from device, desktop, to data centre.
  • Data Protection Manager - continuous data protection for Microsoft application and file servers.
  • Softgrid technologies and software virtualisation.

Agenda here and locations/dates/registration here.


Microsoft Directionz New Zealand Roadshow Event


Directionz is a lively, interactive half-day event for all Microsoft Partners that lets you get up close and personal with the latest Microsoft technologies, licensing and partner program updates.
This event is designed to help you find your pathway to greater opportunity and increased revenues. View the dates & locations here.
Don't miss out, be sure to register for Directionz :

Auckland North    Thurs 8 Nov
Auckland South    Thurs 1 Nov
Christchurch    Tues 16 Oct
Dunedin    Thurs 11 Oct
Hamilton    Tues 30 Oct
Invercargill    Tues 9 Oct
New Plymouth    Wed 7 Nov
Napier    Tues 13 Nov
Nelson    Thurs 18 Oct
Palmerston North    Wed 14 Nov
Tauranga    Thurs 25 Oct
Whangarei    Tues 6 Nov
Wellington    Tues 23 Oct