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TechEd 2013 Wrap-Up: What Our Bloggers Learned...

Last week, Lifehacker attended Microsoft’s TechEd event in New Orleans with three IT Pro bloggers in tow. Here’s what they learned during their four day experience…


What Our IT Pro Bloggers Learned At TechEd 2013

A crucial part of our World Of Servers coverage of TechEd North America 2013 was the contributions from our contest-winning IT pro bloggers Tommy Carron, Adam Webster and David Klemke. What did they learn during the week? What does the future hold for Windows Server 2012? Will New Orleans ever be safe again? Read on and find out!


David Klemke: What I Learned At TechEd 2013

I came to TechEd North America expecting to walk away with a few noteworthy points, maybe even a couple of cool strategies I could possibly on-sell, but what I left with was much, much more than that.


Tommy Carron: What I Learned At TechEd 2013

Only four days in and TechEd 2013 North America was already over. Each day had been crammed full of technical sessions and other conference activities. The opening keynote, demonstrations, labs, vendor promotions and of course the Surface queue. Not to mention the abundance of American cuisine to keep us energised as Microsoft’s evangelists sought to inspire.


Adam Webster: What I Learned At TechEd 2013

I’ve got soul and I’m super bad! My time in New Orleans is coming to an end and with that are some mixed emotions. The experience I’ve had over the last week has been incredible and it’s sure to be one that I’ll remember for a long time.


How The Hyper-V Extensible Switch Can Transform Your Network

Grappling with a virtualised network architecture that’s difficult to manage? The Hyper-V Extensible Switch running on Windows Server 2012 can simplify your management workload, letting you add capabilities to your virtualised network to meet your exact needs.


Five Things I Learned At TechEd 2013

Last week our 2013 World Of Servers series reached its climax with a trip to New Orleans for Microsoft’s TechEd North America 2013 conference. Here are the five big lessons I took away from that event (plus a round-up of what our competition-winning bloggers thought about it).


TechEd 2013: The Complete Lifehacker Videos

Missed one of the many videos from our coverage from TechEd 2013 North America this week? We’ve rounded them all up here in a single handy post. Enjoy!


How To Become A Big Data Guru With Excel [Video]

90 per cent of a data scientist’s job involves finding data from a wide variety of sources and then collating the masses of information into digestible tables. Microsoft’s Data Explorer is an add-in for Excel that does essentially the same job in a few mouse clicks. We were given a demonstration of how it works at TechEd 2013…


A Licence To Kill: Slow Logons And Malware

Day 4 of TechEd 2013 sees our guest blogger and competition winner Adam Webster focus on troubleshooting, highlighting tools for tackling malware and slow logons. Also: a new hat is in evidence.