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Microsoft IT Camp for a deep dive into Windows Server 2012–Troy NY (11-27)

Event ID: 1032533329

Hilton Garden Inn, Troy & Rensselaer Banquet & Conference Facility
Ferris Ballroom B
235 Hoosick St
TroyNew York
United States
Language(s): English.
Product(s): Hyper-V and Windows Server 2012.
Audience(s): IT Decision Maker, IT Implem_IT Generalist and IT Manager.


Please join us at a Microsoft IT Camp for a deep dive into Windows Server 2012.


Here’s your chance to learn all about Windows Server 2012 – heralded by industry analysts as the most impressive Windows Server update since Windows Server 2000. Join us at a free Microsoft IT Camp for hands-on demos and interactive discussions with Microsoft technical experts. You’ll work closely with all the new features and functionalities of this release including Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V, Shared-Nothing Live Migration, Storage Pools and Windows Azure Virtual Machines.

Thanks to sweeping enhancements in Virtualization, Storage, Networking and Management, Windows Server 2012 is cloud-optimized as a highly dynamic, available and cost-effective server platform. Attending an IT Camp in your local area is the perfect way to elevate your skills and propel your career to new heights. Sessions include:

To participate in the afternoon hands-on lab session, you will need to bring your own computer (laptop preferred) with the following minimum configuration:

  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more preferred)
  • At least 60 GB of free disk space (75 GB preferred)
  • NO Drive encryption technology (Bitlocker or 3rd party)
  • x64 compatible processor with hardware assisted virtualization (Intel VT or AMD-V technology)
  • Installed OS of Windows Server 2012 (Preferred), Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows 8
  • One Network Patch Cable

You will also need to download the following for the Hands-On Lab:

  • Required Download Windows Server 2012 Trial VHD file will be used in the lab
  • Download additional required lab files here (Only file needed is AutoBootVHD8.ZIP) If you do not have at least 60 GB of free hard drive space, also download
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: The launch website requirements and downloads are not correct, I am working on getting that fixed. Please follow instructions from this post.

Seating is limited, so register today!


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Starts: Tuesday, November 27, 2012 9:00 AM
Ends: Tuesday, November 27, 2012 5:00 PM
Time zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Welcome Time: 8:30 AM

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About Dan Stolts ITProGuru

Dan Stolts (The "ITProGuru") is a technology expert who is a master of systems management and security. He is proficient in many Microsoft products especially in the server area (Windows Server, System Center, Exchange, SharePoint, Virtualization, Etc) and holds many certifications including MCT, MCITP, MCSE, TS, etc. Dan is currently specializing in System Management and Security and is also very passionate about virtualization technologies. Dan is and has been a very active member of the community. He is president of Boston User Groups, Founder of Virtualization Group Boston, Founder of North East Leaders and serves on many IT Community group boards. He is in the process of writing his first book on building technology communities. He is a believer in social networking and can be reached on twitter @ITProGuru. He has participated in many non-technology community groups such as: Rotary Club, Lions Club, local Chambers of Commerce and is a mentor for the local high schools. Dan is an enthusiastic advocate of technology and is passionate about helping others. Dan's lifelong passion has been and continues to be to help and teach others!

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