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Free Training: Advanced Creation of Web Parts for SharePoint Portal Server (Australia)

This session will explore how to use Microsoft Visual Studio .NET to create both client and server side Web Parts for SharePoint Portal Server. Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server provides a standard framework for the rendering of content, and interaction through the portal – Web Parts.  This model is being expanded through to other Microsoft Products,… Read more

[Teched Sessions Suggestion] Deploying mobile devices to government/enterprise

Session Title: Deploying mobile devices to government/enterprise Session Level: 300 Session Abstract: Darryl shares his experience, tips and tricks learned from deploying enterprise mobile device applications.  Speaker: Darryl Burling  Above was a session submission for Teched New Zealand/Australia 2005 if you are interested in the other submissions or other details please see: http://blogs.msdn.com/charles_sterling/articles/345959.aspx… Read more

Grabbing screenshots of the desktop with GDI+

I am playing with creating a previewer and needed to grab a picture of the desktop -after playing with the latest GDI+ class libraries i found Whidbey has introduced this this exact functionality! The following code draws the upper left 100 pixels of the desktop to the current form and saves it to a file Private Sub… Read more

TechEd Keynote Speaker -who do YOU want?

We are going through the list of potential TechEd keynote speakers and would like to include you folks to see who you would like: Some Suggestions thus far: Don Box Paris Hilton – Not if i have anything to do with it!  Dr Harry Shum Helen Clark Afterburners 10 back to back Demo’s of what is new/upcoming Your Suggestions… Read more

Changes/Increases to the Free ASP.NET Hosting in the MSDN Connections program

I just recieved a query about the limits of the free ASP.NET Hosting in the Australian MSDN Connections program and figured it would be worth posting that all members now receive the “Blue” level of hosting…-Based on feedback we are increasing these limit to the following table for the start of the free Australia Security Event   Tier CPU… Read more

Teched 2005 Session Submissions Updated

Teched Australia 2005 will run August 31-Sept 2nd on Australia’s beautiful Gold Coast.  & New Zealand while not officially announced will run Mon 29th – Wed 31st and likely be in Auckland  The tracks will be the same for both Australia and New Zealand and as the content owner for both events I am suggesting we go with the following… Read more

[Teched Sessions Suggestion] Is a Virtual Solution really a Solution? Solving problems and saving money using Virtual PC and Virtual Server

Session Title: Is a Virtual Solution really a Solution? Solving problems and saving money using Virtual PC and Virtual Server Session Level: 300 Session Abstract: Virtualization has far reaching implications for many aspects of the IT life cycle.  From evaluation to testing to deployment, using virtual machines offers cost savings and reduced time across the… Read more

[Teched Sessions Suggestion] Mitigating the largest threat: Culture

Session Title: Mitigating the largest threat: Culture Session Level: 300 Session Abstract: What do the most secure companies, large or small, have in common.  It’s not what you would think.  Process, policy, procedure, technology.  While important, these defenses can almost always be defeated by your greatest enemy, your users.  How do you mitigate user actions? … Read more

[Teched Sessions Suggestion] 0 to Collaboration in 60 Minutes: Live Windows Sharepoint Services Deployment

      Session Title: 0 to Collaboration in 60 Minutes:  Live Windows Sharepoint Services Deployment Session Level: 300 Session Abstract: Can you really improve productivity, increase user satisfaction, and equip your users with a whole new set of collaboration tools in only 60 minutes.  Sure you can.  With just a little planning, a little… Read more

[Teched Sessions Suggestion] Real World Deployments: Deploying Windows Update Services

 Session Title: Real World Deployments:  Deploying Windows Update Services Session Level: 300 Session Abstract: Windows Update Services (WUS) provides extensive improvements over Software Update Services (SUS). In this session, you will see some common and not so common deployment scenarios for WUS, and learn techniques to tackle the toughest update deployment issues…all at no cost… Read more