Migrate Your Database to SQL Azure
Are you outgrowing your Access database or worried about security? Move data from users' hard drives to a secure, scalable, and fault-tolerant SQL Azure database. Your Access applications can connect to a SQL Azure database. Reduce server purchase and maintenance costs and only pay for the amount of SQL Azure you use.
SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 CTP Now Available for Testing
SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 Customer Technology Preview contains cumulative updates 1 - 6 for SQL Server 2008 R2, and fixes to issues that have been reported through our customer feedback platforms. These include supportability enhancements and issues that have been reported through Windows Error Reporting.
Virtual Roundtable: Is Windows XP Good Enough? Really?
Typewriters, cassette players, sector-based imaging - how much has technology changed since Windows XP was launched? Watch as the panel discusses these changes and Windows 7 vs. Windows XP, Internet Explorer 6 vs. Internet Explorer 8 and 9 and the client PC management stack.
Try the New Office Ribbon Hero 2 Game
Remember Clippy? He lives on in Ribbon Hero 2, the lightweight game from Microsoft that tests your knowledge of new Office features by actually using them. Compete with your friends to see who knows more about Office.
Video: Creating a Dual-Boot System with Windows 7
In this four-minute video, get a step-by-step look at creating a dual-boot system that includes Windows 7. Learn how to configure a partition, perform the installation, and set the default operating system.
Don't Miss Tech·Ed This Year
May 16 - 19, 2011
There will be more than 1,000 in-depth learning opportunities at Tech·Ed North America this year. Talk to product teams, take a certification test, and learn about products such as Microsoft SharePoint 2010. Register now.
Register to Attend Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2011
October 3 - 6, 2011
Network and hear experts from Microsoft and around the world share their experience and knowledge about a variety of SharePoint topics.