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Key to a successful user group

Date April 12, 2009

So you have started a user group. Now how do you really manage it to sustain and running on a long term? You may want your group to grow and we all do agree that bigger is always better but to what extent? Some user groups usually start as a Special Interest Group (SIG) and […]

What is a community and how to start?

Date April 11, 2009

The word community is derived from the Latin word “communitas” which may mean partnership, joint possession, use, from the below two words:- Cum = near, with, together munis = service; duty, office As we define a community, the point that comes to our mind is that of like minded people coming together and sharing their […]

What can you gain from leading a user group

Date April 10, 2009

In the recent times for the last few years, I have been engaged with the IT Professionals user groups and communities, participating in forums, managing portals, organizing online or offline events, presentations etc… I have seen lot of potential in terms of personal and professional growth of an individual when he / she is actively […]

Watch my Windows 7 Desktop

Date April 9, 2009

Let us start Following is as I toggle between the windows using the Windows Key + Tab Completely Transparent as we have a Quick View of the desktop with all the windows still open The application icons are pinned to the task bar. I have a quick view of the windows minimized. If you enjoyed […]

Estimate your blogs worth with stimator

Date April 9, 2009

I just happened to come across this blog post by Nirmal on stimator. Well, as you may see that I am not an aggressive blogger but still looks like my blog has a decent worth. Stimator is a real-time website value estimator. The engine deliveries the most accurate economical value that a website could worth […]

Bumper list of Hyper-V articles, whitepapers, and videos

Date April 9, 2009

You have everything you always wanted to know about Hyper-V Here I have just compiled a complete list of most important Virtualization / Hyper-V related content from Microsoft updated till date. But before you would move ahead evaluating them, you may want to download the following:- Hyper-V RTM Update (KB950050) Hyper-V Downloads Microsoft Assessment and […]

Vote Earth – Switch off your lights

Date March 25, 2009

Small Things Bring Big Changes This year, Earth Hour has been transformed into the world’s first global election, between Earth and global warming. For the first time in history, people of all ages, nationalities, race and background have the opportunity to use their light switch as their vote – Switching off your lights is a […]

18th April will be marked as Windows 7 day in India

Date March 19, 2009

Windows 7 Beta is currently the hot topic in the Community and here is your chance to cash in on the buzz! On Saturday, 18th April, India will wake up to 7 concurrent User Group events on Windows 7! Here is where a Community member / IT Professional can avail of exclusive in-depth content on […]

Announcing Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta 1

Date February 5, 2009

At CES early this month, Microsoft announced the release of Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta 1, providing enhancements in virtualization, Web platform, management, scalability, and reliability. New features also ensure greater integration with Windows 7 for scenarios such as security, remote access, and branch office infrastructure. You can learn more and download the Beta today. […]

The Bumper List of Windows 7 Secrets

Date January 15, 2009

It’s great to see Windows 7 Beta finally released to the world! We’re very proud of what has been accomplished over the last months; in many ways, it sets a new quality bar for a beta operating system release. Building on top of the Windows Vista foundation, Windows 7 adds a great deal of polish […]