Summer Road Trip – @Dunedin

18 02 2008


Today, Microsoft Summer Road Trip, which is the Community Launch Wave for Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008 was here at DunedinπŸ™‚

The session was great and Chris, Jeremy & Beric gave a good worthful presentation on how you could do awesome stuff from Windows Server 2008, Visual Studio 2008 and SQL Server 2008πŸ˜€

You can see what they built here

For snaps, go hereπŸ™‚

For those who want to know more about these products, you could still attend Launch Wave 2008 and grab some really cool goodies like,

The Launch Wave 2008 promotional pack includes:

  • 1 x Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition with 1 virtualisation license RTM
  • 1 x Visual Studio 2008 Team Suite 90 day trial
  • 1 x SQL CTP 6 (Community Technology Preview) plus a SQL RTM (final version) voucher for SQL Standard 1 user

Attendees will also recieve:

  • A 40% discount voucher on a TechNET Plus Single User subscription
  • 1 x Service Pack 1 for Windows Vista DVD

Summer Road trip starts tomorrow!

3 02 2008

So, here you go! Summer Road trip in NZ starts tomorrow in Auckland and Darryl has reached Auckland already 8)

Chris, Darryl, Jeremy – What a team!πŸ™‚

To be up-to date on whats happening with the road trip, be sure to follow DarrylπŸ˜‰

Summer road trip Update

23 01 2008

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Darryl has posted an update for the Summer road trip 8)

So, to sum it up, here is the schedule

  • Feb 4, Auckland – AIT, Ground Floor, Write Stevenson House, 585 Great South Road, Auckland
  • Feb 5, Tauranga – Bureta Park Motor Inn, Redwood Room, Vale Street, Otumoetai, Tauranga
  • Feb 7, Hamilton – Wintec, Room C1.18, Gate 5, Tristram Street, Hamilton
  • Feb 8, New Plymouth – Quality Hotel, Blenheim room, Cnr Courtenay and Leach Streets, New Plymouth
  • Feb 11, Napier – East Pier, 50 Nelson Quay, Ahuriri, Napier
  • Feb 12, Palmerston North – PN Convention Centre, The Conference Room, 1st Floor, 354 Main Street, Palmerson North
  • Feb 13, Wellington – Paramount Theatre, 25 Courtney Place, Wellington
  • Feb 14, Nelson – Tahuna Beach Function Rooms, Tui Room, 70 Beach Road, Tahunanui, Nelson
  • Feb 15, Christchurch – Christchurch convention centre, Cambridge Room, 1st Floor, 86 Kilmore Street, Christchurch
  • Feb 18, Dunedin – Town Hall, 1 Harrop Street, Dunedin
  • Feb 19, Invercargill – Ascot Park Hotel, Oreti Room, Corner of Tay Street and Racecourse Road, Invercargill

Session gathering @ 1.00 p.m

Session starts @ 1.30 p.m

Maximum duration upto 2 hoursπŸ˜€

Cool 8)

Are you ready for the Road Trip :)

11 12 2007

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Daryl has announced the 2008 Summer Road Trip here in New Zealand showing off the cool products namely,

1) Windows Server 2008

2) Visual Studio 2008

3) SQL Server 2008

along with Chris Auld and Jeremy Boyd

And for Dunedin, its on Feb 18thπŸ™‚

I have already registered for the trip, why don’t you tooπŸ˜‰