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20 Days of 20 Ways - Migrating to Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

Free Tools, along with System Center 2012 SP1 and Windows Azure, can make migration easy!

As IT Pros, we absolutely love building with new technology! This month, my fellow IT Pro Technical Evangelists and I have been working together on an article series for Migration and Deployment of Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows Azure and System Center 2012 SP1 to help get you started.  Many of these articles address common questions that I’ve discussed with IT Pros at a number of events, so I’m sure you’ll find this information valuable.

In this article, I’ll provide a complete index to all articles in the series, just in case you missed any this month …

Hope you enjoy!

Series Introduction

Deploying and Migrating to Windows 8

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Deploying and Migrating to Windows Server 2012

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Deploying and Migrating to Windows Azure

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Deploying and Managing Windows 8 Apps

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Deployment and Migration Questions or Tips?

Got questions on deploying Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows Azure or System Center 2012?  Or, perhaps some tips to share?

  • DO IT: Post your questions, tips, comments and feedback below to share across our IT Pro community!
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More Stories By Keith Mayer

Keith Mayer is a Technical Evangelist at Microsoft focused on Windows Infrastructure, Data Center Virtualization, Systems Management and Private Cloud. Keith has over 17 years of experience as a technical leader of complex IT projects, in diverse roles, such as Network Engineer, IT Manager, Technical Instructor and Consultant. He has consulted and trained thousands of IT professionals worldwide on the design and implementation of enterprise technology solutions.

Keith is currently certified on several Microsoft technologies, including System Center, Hyper-V, Windows, Windows Server, SharePoint and Exchange. He also holds other industry certifications from IBM, Cisco, Citrix, HP, CheckPoint, CompTIA and Interwoven.

Keith is the author of the IT Pros ROCK! Blog on Microsoft TechNet, voted as one of the Top 50 "Must Read" IT Blogs.

Keith also manages the Windows Server 2012 "Early Experts" Challenge - a FREE online study group for IT Pros interested in studying and preparing for certification on Windows Server 2012. Join us and become the next "Early Expert"!

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