Nicholas King hits town.

Body: Next week, Microsoft Technical Product Manager, Nicholas King will make a visit through the Eastern capitals of Australia.  Nick is actually a Kiwi (but we won’t hold that against him) normally based in Microsoft Redmond campus and he’s responsible for all the technical training / information that the SBS and EBS teams produce.  As part of his visit here in Australia, we’ve managed to get him to visit Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney and conduct an open session for the SBSC and SMB IT Professional community and an hour or so of training – I picked migration as the topic … Continue reading Nicholas King hits town.

Hyper-V and SBS/EBS coming soon

Body: I’ll be travelling the country side later this month working with Microsoft to deliver some sessions on Licensing and Hyper-V.  My session will be focused just on Hyper-V with SBS and EBS.  The outline is below.  You can register for the event here Hyper-V with SBS and EBS Want to know more about how to run SBS and EBS in a Hyper-V environment? Wayne Small will share his real world experiences on how Hyper-V with SBS environments. You will learn everything from the 101 basics through to advanced migration techniques using Hyper-V. Built using real world scenarios and real … Continue reading Hyper-V and SBS/EBS coming soon

Gold, Gems, Cool things learned this week in SBS 2008 Training

Body: Wow – I’m coming to the end of a VERY intensive week of training on SBS 2008. Our instructor is one of the lead CSS support guys that does SBS support day in day out. John Bay (aka Dr John) is amazing in his level of knowledge of SBS 2008 and there are a heap of things that will make it into my up coming books that I hope will make your life easier. My deepest thanks to Kevin Beares for organising this event. The information that we have now will allow us to better help those in the … Continue reading Gold, Gems, Cool things learned this week in SBS 2008 Training

SBS 2008 & EBS 2008 Training gets off the ground

Body: Well yesterday we did the first ever look @ SBS 2008 and EBS 2008 in Australia, here in Sydney @ Microsoft’s North Ryde offices.  Registrations for the event were slow to start with but kicked up big time in the end and we had almost 100% attendance for all the people that registered – almost unheard of in the events industry for a free event.  THANK YOU for coming people. Robbie mentioned a new WESS Partner FAQ in his talk and here’s the link to it in case you didn’t get a printed copy of it. Some of the … Continue reading SBS 2008 & EBS 2008 Training gets off the ground

Free Managed Services Seminars from a Guru.

Body:   Erick Simpson would be undoubtedly one of the best SMB Managed Services gurus. He’s now running some FREE seminars on managed services for Microsoft Partner Readiness in the USA and they are all online – check them out http://www.msreadiness.com/CourseDetail.aspx?id=6448 Category: Training Published: 6/09/2007 7:37 AM