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  • Podcasts // Nov 2010

    How Do I: Get Started With Visual Studio 2010 Test Impact Analysis

    Test Impact Analysis in Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 enables developers to "Choose the Right Tests". In this podcast the speaker tells how easy it is to get started using this productivity enhancing testing tool.

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2010

    How Do I: Generate Types and Members in Source Code for Test Driven Development?

    In this podcast the speaker talks about how to use the Generate from Usage feature to generate types and members when writing unit tests for test driven development. First a test project is created and an instance of the Customer class, which does not exist. A class stub is generated...

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2010

    How Do I: Code Navigation in Visual Studio 2010?

    Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 offers some cool new ways to navigate and explore the code. This How Do I podcast will tell a few of those new ways including the "Navigate To..." search window, reference highlighting, call hierarchy, call sites, and the new code zoom feature.

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2010

    Outside the Firewall: Learn How SharePoint for Internet Sites Can Help Your Organization

    In this podcast, the speakers discuss how Microsoft SharePoint 2010 For Internet Sites (FIS) is used for digital marketing purposes on public sites and other interactive media. They illustrate trends and latest implementations, discuss best practices, and provide relevant examples in the marketplace. The speakers also identifies how nontraditional marketing...

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2010

    How Do I: Build a Data-Driven Silverlight Application Using the MVVM Pattern?

    The Model View View-Model (MVVM) pattern attempts to provide separation of the UI from the logic and data being presented by the UI. This separation allows for better unit testing and a better separation of concerns. In this podcast, the speaker will tell how to implement the MVVM pattern in...

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2010

    How Do I: Use ASP.NET Authentication in Silverlight 3?

    The 3.5 version of the Microsoft .NET Framework introduced Authentication services for Microsoft ASP.NET. This enabled applications other an ASP.NET to access the same membership capabilities as ASP.NET for authentication through a services interface. In this podcast, the speaker tells, how to use Authentication Services in a Silverlight 3 application.

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2010

    Why Did I? Series: How Flickchart Created Their Website Using Microsoft Technologies

    Flickchart is a website with an innovative, user-friendly ranking system for film buffs. In this podcast the speaker describes how he built the site entirely on the Microsoft stack of technologies, including: ASP.NET, SQL Server, Windows Server and Visual Studio, and for design, Visual Web Developer.

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2011

    (Part 2 of 5) What's New in the User State Migration Tool 4.0

    In this podcast, the speaker speaks about some of the new features of User State Migration Tool (USMT) 4.0 including the Hard-link Migration Store, improved space estimation and integration with SCCM and MDT. The speaker drills down into a detailed discussion of exactly what the USMT 4.0 migrates and what...

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2011

    (Part 1 of 5) Overview of User State Migration Tool

    In this podcast, the speaker reviews the benefits and limitations of the USMT 4.0. The speaker look at what versions of the Windows are supported for migration as well as what different options for user state migration are available for small, medium and large businesses. At the end of the...

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  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    Migrating Public-Facing Web Sites to SharePoint 2010

    Migrating existing Web sites, wikis, and blogs to Microsoft SharePoint 2010 is a challenge faced by many SharePoint site owners. Metalogix Website Migration Manager provides a comprehensive solution. In this podcast, speakers describe and demonstrate many of the most important aspects of Web content migration, including source content inventory and...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Aug 2010

    Project Professional 2010 and SharePoint Server 2010 Better Together

    The organization may not use Microsoft Project Server but instead use the Microsoft Project Professional desktop application. If the organization also uses SharePoint Server, there is good news: Microsoft Project Professional 2010 comes with the ability to integrate with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010. Attend this podcast to discover how one...

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2009

    X Design Pattern for Web Sites Where Contributors and Consumers Cross Boundaries

    Historically, Internet sites were built for external users to consume passive content. Now, there is an added ability for internal contributors to provide managed content. In this podcast, speakers speak customer cases studies of Internet sites, extranets, and communities, and they explain how the X design pattern provides the ability...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Oct 2009

    geekSpeak: Refactoring Tips and Tricks With Llewellyn Falco

    Are you happy at work? Are you proud of the code you are working with? In this podcast, the speakers focus on tips and techniques to do help one turn his current code base into excellent code. The guest an Agile software consultant, talks about refactoring - the process of...

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  • Podcasts // Sep 2009

    Real-World Solutions: Importing Workspace Data to Project Server Custom Fields

    In this podcast, speakers discuss a method of importing data from Microsoft Office Project Server Project Workspaces (PWS) into project-level custom fields. They also cover a scenario where a customer has requested a Project Center view that displays the number of active issues for each project, which requires custom code.

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  • Podcasts // Sep 2009

    Key Tips for Using Microsoft Office Project to Manage Public Sector Projects

    In this podcast, users of Microsoft Office Project in the Public Sector, including managers, planners, and coordinators, learn how to easily set up project plans using all the tools in Project. Speakers walk people through a proven planning process using project management best practices for planning the scope, timeline (Schedule),...

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  • Podcasts // Sep 2009

    Using Microsoft Office for Business Intelligence

    In this podcast, one will discover how Microsoft Office system products provide: A powerful, pervasive BI platform that can support every BI function and drive business performance. A flexible, customizable, and user-centric BI client that utilizes familiar technologies. The tools needed to gain insight and enable decisions at every level...

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  • Podcasts // Aug 2009

    Using the Enterprise Project Management 2007 Report Pack

    The Microsoft Office Enterprise Project Management (EPM) 2007 Report Pack provides rich reports for common information needs. The EPM 2007 Report Pack is a collection of 12 Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) reports designed for various user groups of the EPM solution. In this podcast, speakers provide an overview...

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2009

    Software Design Tools in Visual Studio 2010

    This podcast is an overview of the enhanced set of tools included in Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 that allows software designers and architects to express their software patterns and in a visual and contextual manner within Visual Studio. It explores discovery and refactoring of an existing design. It showcases how...

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  • Podcasts // Sep 2010

    The MOF Reliability Workbook for Exchange 2010 Client Access and Transport

    The Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF) Reliability Workbook for Exchange 2010 Client Access and Transport helps one fine-tune task lists that are used to monitor and maintain the health and reliability of the Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 environment. This podcast helps to learn how MOF provides ready-to-use monitoring and maintenance activities...

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2010

    How Do I: Setting Up E-Mail Co-Existence Between MOS and a Local Exchange Server

    This podcast speaks about how to setup email co-existence between Microsoft Online Services and the local Exchange server. This podcast shows how to: Add the registered domain to MOS Verify domain ownership setup domain as an external relay server for mail Verify email traffic between MOS and the Exchange server.

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2010

    How Do I: Using Exchange Management Features in PowerShell

    Using Exchange management features in PowerShell: Learn how to combine the PowerShell skills one has learn in the previous sessions to manage Exchange 2007. Build reports, view event logs and manage the server's health using PowerShell.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Apr 2010

    How Do I: Storage Group Mailbox Creation

    This podcast provides a walk through on how to create a new storage group and a new mailbox database in Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 using the Exchange Management Console. This podcast makes easier for the user to learn Storage Group Mailbox Creation.

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2010

    How Do I: Multiple E-mail Domains

    This podcast provides a walk through on how to configure Exchange 2007 to accept e-mail for multiple domains. It talks about how to create an accepted domain record and how to create an e-mail address policy.

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2010

    How Do I: Install Exchange 2007 Prerequisites for Windows Server 2008

    In this podcast the speaker explains, how to install the prerequisites for installing Exchange 2007 onto Windows Server 2008. This podcast can make easier for a user to install Exchange 2007 prerequisites for Windows Server 2008.

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2010

    How Do I: Information Protection Using Exchange 2010 and Active Directory Rights Management Services

    Exchange 2010 and Active Directory Right Management services integrate in order to provide Information Rights Management (IRM) in Exchange. IRM is used to protect messages at multiple levels, including in-transit mail as well as stored mail and voicemail, among others. In this podcast speaker speaks about the prerequisites for enabling...

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  • Podcasts // May 2010

    How Microsoft IT Deployed Exchange 2010 on Premises

    Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 introduces numerous advances in performance, scalability, and reliability, while lowering the total cost of ownership. In this podcast, the speakers discuss the Exchange Server 2010 deployment within Microsoft IT. The podcast also includes descriptions of the Exchange Server 2010 roles, design criteria, hardware choices, and operational...

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  • Podcasts // Sep 2008

    Exchange Online Application Capabilities

    Microsoft Exchange Online is the messaging component of the Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS) from Microsoft Online Services. In this podcast, speakers explore the application capabilities of Exchange Online, including steps for configuring and managing the service, such as adding custom domains, configuring for external relay, provisioning mailboxes, creating distribution...

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  • Podcasts // Oct 2010

    Expanding the Impact of SharePoint With Better Management

    Microsoft SharePoint is one of the most popular enterprise software solutions to help lessen IT complexity, however many organizations have found that it can become unmanageable. As SharePoint evolves into a customer-facing platform, it becomes critical that the process of delivering information on the SharePoint platform has the same level...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // May 2010

    Important Details Users Need to Know About SharePoint 2010

    This podcast talks about important details of SharePoint 2010, where one can learn how the integrated collaboration capabilities in Microsoft SharePoint 2010 can: Lower training and maintenance expenses and increase IT productivity, all within a governable and compliant form help users rapidly respond to changing business needs with data-driven decisions...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Apr 2010

    Web Content Management in SharePoint 2010

    This podcast helps to learn about all of the new Web Content Management features in Microsoft SharePoint 2010. In this podcast, speakers cover enhancements to the core authoring UI, publishing infrastructure, the content query Web part, and content deployment.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Apr 2010

    SharePoint 2010 Overview and What's New

    In this podcast, speakers provide an overview of Microsoft SharePoint 2010, and they cover end-user features in different workloads from Sites to Composites. This podcast will share some new features that SharePoint 2010 has to offer.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Mar 2010

    The New Wave of Business Productivity Overview

    This podcast helps to learn how Microsoft solutions make it possible for one to take advantage the existing investments and can further help the organization optimize, innovate, and grow by increasing profitability and market share. Microsoft offers integrated, proven, and easy-to-adopt solutions that are uniquely positioned to support the organization.

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2010

    SharePoint Foundation 2010: A Collaboration Platform for the Enterprise

    This podcast will explain how SharePoint 2010 brings a consistent framework for SharePoint, a development platform, provides a core team collaboration experience, and builds on the value of WSS 3.0. Speakers in this podcast will tell how SharePoint 2010 enables the organization to connect and empower people, cut costs with...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    Social Computing With SharePoint 2010

    In this podcast speakers will discuss social computing and how it is significantly more than personal updates and finding old friends. Microsoft SharePoint 2010 can give the organization an advantage in social computing which will connect and empower the people cut costs with a unifies IT infrastructure and rapidly respond...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    Increase the Performance of Your Organization With SharePoint 2010

    This podcast gives the information about how the organization can take advantage of Microsoft Office product offerings, like SharePoint Server, InfoPath, Live Meeting, and Communicator, and Microsoft Exchange to reduce complexity and make the work easier. In this podcast people will see collaboration tools Workflow technologies Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Microsoft...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    Staffing, Methodology, and Governance for External-Facing SharePoint Sites

    In this podcast, speakers present best practices for building Internet and extranet SharePoint sites, using out-of-the box features of SharePoint and building add-on frameworks and components that take advantage of the rich integration capabilities of SharePoint. To illustrate these best practices, we show recently launched SharePoint sites.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Dec 2009

    Scale Your Technology Needs on Demand

    This podcast Scales the technology needs on demand, where one can learn about how a Microsoft software-plus-services solution can rapidly scale on demand to connect the right people. Building highly secure team and project intranet sites with Microsoft SharePoint Online the benefits of the Microsoft Business Productivity Online Standard Suite.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Dec 2009

    Using Your Existing SharePoint Server Investment to Power Your Web Site

    IT departments are continually pressed to do more with less. In this podcast, an IT professional shares his first-hand experience with companies who have used their existing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server investments to power increased functionality and business satisfaction on their public Web sites. Discover the financial benefits of consolidation...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2009

    Design Considerations for a Public-Facing Web Site

    An effective Internet site based on Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 needs to planned for and implemented in a way that is different than a typical public-facing site. A Web designer can certainly start with an empty master page and build it like any other site, but doing this would...

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2009

    Creating SharePoint Web Sites and Reaching SmartPhone Users With Mobile Entr

    In this podcast, the speaker speaks about how he leveraged Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 for internet sites, to build highly engaging, interactive, and effective marketing web sites for their clients. He also addresses how SharePoint Server allows addressing all critical aspects of web site development and deployment, including creating...

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