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Windows 10 Deployment, with Shawn Porter (Microsoft)
Tue, 21 March 2017, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM MDT
About our Topic:
Windows 10 Deployment
Join us as we learn how to make Windows 10 easier to deploy and enable business to benefit from the most secure operating system yet. In this session, we provide an overview of the latest enhancements for Windows 10 deployment, with a focus on In-place upgrade and provisioning. This session will also cover tools and techniques that can be used to prepare for deploying Windows 10 - including Windows Upgrade Analytics Service and the latest version of the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit.
Date: Tuesday March 21, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM (Immediately following our CIC AGM from 6:00pm-6:25pm)
Place: Microsoft Store Calgary (Main Level near Nordstrom at Chinook Centre)
Cost: Current CIC Members: FREE
Guests & Future CIC Members: FREE for this event only (Usually $30.00*)
New CIC Members: $100.00 (to Dec 31 2017)
New CIC Student Members: $20.00 (to Dec 31 2017)
Renewing CIC Members: $120.00
Renewing CIC Student Mbrs: $24.00
* Guest fees for members joining within 30 days of attending are applied to membership dues.
Payment: Visa/MasterCard via Eventbrite (Note: S/C & Eventbrite fees apply)
Cash/Cheque at the door.
Note: Pizza and pop provided for attendees.
About our Presenter: Shawn Porter, Technical Solutions Professional - Windows at Microsoft
Shawn Porter is a 23 year veteran of the IT Industry having worked in computer sales and tech, store owner to enterprise system management, author and everything in between. Shawn’s focus for the last decade has been primarily systems management and desktop OS deployment. In his role as a Windows Technical Solutions Professional for Western Canada, he helps his customers understand and develop their Windows 10 management and deployment strategies. Based out of Victoria, BC his role keeps him busy engaging with customers from Manitoba to BC, but when not on the road Shawn enjoys baking and cooking for his family, as well as taking in the great sights and sounds of the Pacific North West.
About our Sponsors:
Q9 – Venue
For almost two decades we’ve been Canada’s leading provider of outsourced data centre services. Whether you need rapidly scalable infrastructure, or peace of mind from the latest network threats, our experts can help your business meet the challenges of an ever-changing IT landscape. Your mission-critical applications deserve best-in-class service. If you’re looking for rock solid data centre infrastructure and exceptional service quality – it’s time we talked.
True North Group Inc – Various
True North Group Inc. provides exclusively Canadian integrated cloud, managed IT and security services as well as professional IT consulting to small and mid-market enterprises. True North Group has provided door prizes at many events as well as contributions toward CIC’s operational funding.
Microsoft – Office 365 + Operational Funding
Microsoft supplies the Calgary IT Pro Community Association with a free 25-seat Office 365 E3 subscription for the leadership team and committees. As well, Microsoft has agreed to fund a portion of CIC's operating expenses for 2016.
iTech - Platinum Sponsor
iTech is Canada’s leading portfolio of IT technology conferences and exhibitions focusing on Infrastructure, Cloud, Security, Data Centre, Virtualization & Mobility.
At iTech you will have the opportunity to; discover new cutting edge products & services, network & meet new people in the industry, stay up-to-date on the latest technology trends, see technology in action through live demonstrations, attend conference seminar sessions, research information to enhance your IT strategy, enjoy this Local event right in your backyard!