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Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.


Windows Server: There are plenty of new features in Windows Server 2012, but which ones are the most likely to be deployed and how quickly? A newly-released infographic suggests that increasing hypervisor usage is a major factor, and that many customers are planning to upgrade within 24 months.


Why would you get a philosopher to open a conference for IT enthusiasts? When his topic is awe and the fear of change, as Jason Silva's was at the opening of TechEd Australia 2012 yesterday, it suddenly makes sense.


Microsoft TechEd 2012 kicked off today with the official Australian launch of Windows Server 2012 (which hit the web last week) and an overview of its capabilities. While Windows Server 2012 might have the Windows 8 interface on its Start screen, as an IT worker the key skill you'll need to manipulate Windows systems is very different and much more traditional: PowerShell scripts.