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How To Avoid The Fear Of Change

Why would you get a philosopher to open a conference for IT enthusiasts? When his topic is awe and the fear of change, as Jason Silva’s was at the opening of TechEd Australia 2012 yesterday, it suddenly makes sense.


Windows Server 2012: The Key New Features Explained [Video]

Windows Server: Windows Server 2012 launched last week and made its official debut yesterday, but what are the key new features? We sat down with Phil Goldie, server and tools business group lead at Microsoft Australia, at TechEd Australia 2012 to discuss what’s been added in the latest release.


The Winning Windows Server 2012 Blogger Is...

After great contributions at TechEd Australia 2012 from our Windows Server 2012 bloggers David Klemke, Terry Lynch and Craig Naumann, we faced the unenviable task of picking the ultimate winner, who will become the official Windows Server 2012 blogger for Australia. It wasn’t an easy task, but the accolade goes to . . .


New Touch Features In Office 2013 [Video]

Office 2013 has a stack of new features, including options for use on touchscreens. Check out how some of those options work in this video.


TechEd Australia 2012: The Wrap-Up Video

After a hectic week at TechEd Australia 2012, Lifehacker editor Angus Kidman sat down with our Windows Server 2012 bloggers Craig Naumann, David Klemke and Terry Lynch to ask them their thoughts about Windows Server 2012 and what they had learned.


Dynamic Access Control And Server Migration

Guest blogger Craig Naumann dives deeper into Server Manager, checking out dynamic access control, server migration tactics and much more.


Why Windows Server 2012 Will Succeed

With TechEd 2012 now over, guest blogger David Klemke reflects on the future for Windows Server 2012 (and Windows 8).


Domain Services And Direct Access

Guest blogger Terry Lynch gets hands-on advice on making the most of some of Windows Server 2012′s more advanced features. Your domain rollouts may never be the same again.


How Microsoft Redesigned HQ For Productivity

Thinking your workplace isn’t as effective as it could be? You could take a leaf out of Microsoft’s book and let the IT department redesign all the floor plans.


The Myth Of The Windows Server 2012 Interface

Windows Server: The Windows 8 interface redesign is controversial, so it’s not surprising that some people are complaining about its appearance on Windows Server 2012 as well. There are arguments for and against that interface, but in a server context, those criticisms almost entirely miss the mark for a more fundamental reason.