Upcoming Offers from MS Press!

Here’s some new offers from Microsoft Press in the market that your community can take advantage of!
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Microsoft Press Step by Step Ebooks

Save 50% – Ebook Deal of the Day
For one day only, you can Save 50% on Step by Step ebooks from Microsoft Press. Build exactly the skills you need. Learn at the pace you want.

Chris Givens

Free Webcasts: Meet Experts Online
Using Demystifying FAST Search for SharePoint
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 @ 10AM PT
Presented by: Chris Givens

This webcast will dive into the features and architecture of FAST Search, the setup and configuration of FAST, as well as how to leverage FAST Search to implement customizations like geo–coding and geo–search.

Microsoft Visio 2010

Scott Helmers & others provide free videos on Visio 2010
Three Microsoft Visio MVPs and authors, including Microsoft Press author, Scott Helmers, who wrote ‘Microsoft Visio 2010 Step by Step’, have recorded two dozen 5-8 minute videos on key topics in Visio 2010. Read More


Creating and Managing a Private Cloud with System Center 2012 Jump Start
When: February 21-22, 2012 from 9:00am – 5:00pm PST
Where: Live virtual classroom (online from wherever you are)
Cost: FREE!
Target audience: IT Professionals (IT Implementers, managers, decision makers)

Dana Epp

A history of threat modeling
By Dana Epp
I’ve been asked to give a history of threat modeling from the perspective of an outsider looking at Microsoft. While I’m flattered by the idea, I’m also petrified. I have my own views of what has happened over the past 15 or so years, and I suspect I’ll contradict the views of some people I respect at Microsoft. Read More

Trustworthy Computing

Microsoft Press and the Trustworthy Computing initiative
Perhaps you’ve heard that as of this week Microsoft’s Trustworthy Computing (TwC) initiative is ten years young: "At 10-Year Milestone, Microsoft’s Trustworthy Computing Initiative More Important than Ever." Read More

Manage Your Network

Featured Video – Manage Your Network
In this chapter, Mike Halsey author of ‘Troubleshooting Windows 7 Inside Out’ looks at home and small business networks, how you can connect to them, how you can manage them, and how you can use them to share files and documents.

Free Sampler

Free Book Samplers
Check out our free PDF book samplers from these new and upcoming books:
· Microsoft Manual of Style, 4th Edition
· Microsoft Excel 2010 Formulas and Functions Inside Out
· Software Change Management: Case Studies and Practical Advice
· MCITP 70-663 Exam Ref: Designing and Deploying Messaging Solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010


More upcoming webcasts:
· Building a Bomb-Proof Backup Strategy
· Introduction to Windows Media Architecture
· Working with Office 365 for Small Business

Check out the Webcast page for on-demand videos of past webcasts and more upcoming live events.



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