IT Pro Tech Update 2012
On Wednesday May
2nd 2012, the IT-Pro User Group is hosting Tech Update 2012 an all day FREE event.
Come join us for this FREE event and discover the next phase of Information Technology
as we discuss Windows 8 in the business environment, Virtualization,
Security, Interoperability, and Systems Management. Here is your
chance to learn what the impact of Windows 8 server and desktop will have
and how you can leverage them to your advantage. We all know that
Virtualization is huge but are you sure you're virtual machines are secure
enough? Will Windows 8 make a difference in the Virtual world?
How does virtualization in the cloud work? Come learn the answers
to these questions and more from some of the top experts in these fields.
Mark your calendar for Wednesday May 2, 2012! Join
us for the first annual IT-Pro Tech Update 2012. This FREE event will focus
on the next phase of information technology with topics including:
virtualization, Windows 8, interoperability, security, and private cloud.
This is a multi-session, multi-track event so it will draw
a crowd of the right people. These are primarily IT Professionals in
southern New England that are interested in advancing their knowledge and
use of system management, virtualization, and cloud computing in an effort
to know what to purchase to move their companies forward..
Open Wi-Fi and power will be available at
Register Today to Attend!!
Come meet the
speakers and sponsors. Learn about Windows 8, Security, and Virtualization. Network with others in the Information Technology field. This FREE event will be jam packed with people interested in making sure
their job skills stay current and on the cutting edge of technology.
Don't get left behind.
Don't forget to register for
our prize giveaways. Thanks to
our fantastic sponsors, there will be lots of great prizes
to choose from!!
Meet the Speakers
Our list of
speakers will be changing as we get closer to the date, but here are a few
of the speakers we have so far.
Dan Stolts "The IT Pro Guru"
Microsoft IT Pro Evangelist
as the IT Pro Guru, Dan will be talking about Windows 8 in the
next phase of Information Technology.
Dan's blog at
Author of books such as
Windows 7 Secrets, Windows Phone Secrets, and the forthcoming Windows 8 Secrets.
Paul Thurrott is a technology analyst at Penton Media, podcaster, and author of the SuperSite for Windows. He will be speaking about the benefits of Windows 8 to businesses.
Paul's website at
will be discussing Securing your Virtualized Environment.
Paul online at
President of Virtualization Boston. Holds the title of "Kahuna"
at TMurgent Technologies LLP. Prior to launching TMurgent, Tim
was with many software and/or hardware companies including
Softricity, Sync Research, Tylink, Avanti Communications,
Memotec, Teleglobe, Infinet, and ComputerVision. Somewhere in
between he also did consulting work for the WAN side of a major
US bank. At one point he was the President of the Frame Relay
Forum, an international consortium of Communication Carriers,
Vendors, and Users. Tim speaks at many conferences and has been
awarded by Microsoft as a "Most Valuable Professional for
Terminal Services" in 2007 and MVP for Application
Virtualization in 2008-2012. He also was awarded the "Citrix
Technology Professional" designation in 2010 and beyond. His
twitter handle is @TimothyMangan. Check out his blogs:
Lee Benjamin, aka ExchangeGuy, is an Exchange MVP for the
past five years, is heavily involved with user groups at the
local, regional, and international level. He will be speaking
about Office 365 - Exchange Online and On-Premises Coexistence.
Visit Lee’s website at
If you are interested in being a speaker at
IT Pro Tech
Update 2012, please contact
Wednesday May 2,
9am - 4pm
(Eastern Standard Time)
Institute of Technology - East Greenwich Campus
1408 Division Rd.
East Greenwich, RI 02818
to the Campus]
This event is FREE, but registration is required.
Register Today to Attend
We would like to
thank our sponsors of IT Pro Tech
Event Door Prize Sponsors:
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interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact