Isnin, Disember 15, 2008

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Great news to all Malaysian IT professionals & software developers! After a three year hiatus, TechNet MSDN Technology Summit is back in Kuala Lumpur! This time, with more promising speakers and exciting topics of current and emerging technologies! Attend this free summit and discover what the new Microsoft operating system, virtualization products and practices as well as the SQL Server 2008 Business Intelligence and Visual Studio platform can do for you.

Don't miss this opportunity to speak directly with Microsoft's experts. Get your IT colleagues to join us and be one of the first to learn how to use these exciting technologies.


9:00am – 11:00amKeynote by Microsoft senior executives who will share the latest information on Microsoft's virtualisation vision and strategy and SQL Server 2008 BI platform.
Find out how Windows Server 2008® with Hyper-V™, Microsoft System Center - including Virtual Machine Manager 2008 - and Microsoft Desktop and Application Virtualisation allow you to deploy, manage and get virtual like never before! Microsoft executives will also demonstrate SQL Server 2008 supported by customer and partner testimonial.
11:00am – 12:00pmUnderstand your certification options
12:00pm – 1:30pmLunch (on your own)

TechNet Track OneTechNet Track TwoMSDN Track
1:30pm – 2:30pmAdvancing Desktop Management
This presentation includes demonstrations of Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2008, Microsoft Advanced Group Policy Management (AGPM), Group Policy preferences, and the Microsoft Diagnostics and Recovery Toolset (DaRT).
Relentless Demand, Meet Your Match - Exhange Server 2007 SP1 is Here
This session will discuss Exchange Server 2007 SP1 on delivering expanded communications services, advanced security, and simplified deployment to Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. Learn about the experience running Exchange Server 2007 SP1 on Windows Server 2008.
Next Generation Architecture: Showcasing S+S
In this session find out how to build the next generation architecture with the latest in Microsoft technologies such as Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) and Azure. You will learn how to leverage on your WPF client with Azure to offer rich offline and online experience to your users.
2:30pm – 3:30pmThe Security Hardening and Defense-in-Depth
This presentation drills into the top pain-points IT pros experience in securing their PC infrastructure, and presents Core Infrastructure solutions that utilize Microsoft technologies to remediate these issues.
Infrastructure Optimization with Virtualization
This session provides an overview of Microsoft Virtualization solutions and Microsoft's optimization models and discusses how you can adopt these models as a framework to overcome business and operational challenges in your IT environment and create a Dynamic infrastructure to reduce cost, increase availability, and enable business agility.
3:30pm – 4:30pmData Platform Manageability
Administration is a continuous cycle of innovation and automation – as developers release, administrators enhance administration and add automation. Attend this session to learn how SQL Server offers scalable, insightful and automated administration tools to support this cycle.
High Availability and Disaster Recovery
Learn about quick migration as well as best practices for planning and configuration. In addition learn how to configure virtual machines for high availability with System Center Virtual Machine Manager and how to use Data Protection Manager 2007 to provide disaster recovery and protection of application workloads running in virtual machines.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8: Developer Overview
Users will be able to browse the web with brand new, standards compliant rendering engine in Internet Explorer 8, while continuing to support existing web content. We take a deep dive look into how this engine works and why it means hasLayout is gone. Get ready to roll up your sleeves and dive into the intricacies of HTML, CSS, and everything else that affects the web you view.
4:30pm – 5:30pmMicrosoft Business Intelligence Platform - Report Authoring With Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services
This session will introduce Micosoft End-to-End Business Intelligence Platform. For many customers, the first foray into business intelligence is really reporting. Learn about new functionalities in SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services report designer and its collaboration with Office documents.
Security and Virtualization Management
This session will review Microsoft's approach to virtualization security, covering the secure computing platform enabled by Hyper-V as well as complementary solutions that deliver integrated protection and simplified management. Learn more about how Microsoft's integrated approach to security, identity & access, and management helps customers protect their physical and virtual assets.
Building amazing content with Sharepoint
Learn how to light up your SharePoint site with interactive content. Watch a demonstration that shows how to create unique content that enhance the user experience for the user.

*Agenda is subjected to change