TechEd Save the Date 2015

Microsoft TechEd(?) Date and Location Announced (sort of)

I was on my way back to St. Louis after a weekend in Montgomery, Alabama, and Atlanta, Georgia, this morning when I first caught whiff that something was up with TechEd. I saw a location (Chicago), dates (May 4-8), and then… a whole bunch more. There were three different Microsoft posts about today’s announcements: Microsoft’s …

Malware Warning

So my site was hacked. How was your week?

Friday night is usually a time to relax and revel in the fact that I get two days off from work. I do work in IT so the idea of ever being completely off the clock is a complete fantasy of course, but it’s a nice fantasy.  Unfortunately last night was anything but relaxing. I’ve …

You Know the Cloud?

The Cloud is a Mystery… or is It?

I think this clip from the trailer for the upcoming comedy Sex Tape (starring Jason Segal and Cameron Diaz) says it all about how many folks (especially IT Pros) feel about the cloud. (click the embedded video to play) If you’re an IT Pro and feel that way, take a few minutes and check out Microsoft’s In …

Tilley says Time to go Home

My TechEd 2014 – Day 5 Time to Go Home

Alas, all good things must come to an end as they say.  And TechEd is no exception. Friday morning is usually the great exodus of IT Pros and Devs with airports full of thousands of people all carrying the same backpack. A few people stay on to take care of other business or enjoy an …

Suspense at Speaker Idol

My TechEd 2014 – Day Four

We wait all year for TechEd to get here, and when the time draws near to travel to the host city, the excitement is palpable. That’s how it is for me at least. And then in the blink of an eye, it’s over.  So here we are, in just such a blink, at day four, …