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 …

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, …

Me and Microsoft

My TechEd 2014 – Day Three

Can you believe we’re already at Wednesday, Day Three? The day started bright and early at the conference center boardroom for breakfast with the TechEd Roundtable. What’s the Roundtable? The short version is it is an advisory group of attendees of both TechEd and MMS.  For more detailed information about the Roundtable and what happened when …

Our Photo with Brad Anderson

My TechEd 2014 – Day Two

I’m just going to say that Tuesday, day two of TechEd, was one incredible day. It started rainy and ended rainy, but in-between it had a number of highlights. First up was the session – DCIM-B412 Effortless Migration from VMware to Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V (watch the session recording). Maarten Goert and Marc van …