An unique Application Development and Submission Program, where technology professionals and students get an opportunity to develop applications and showcase creativity. ‘I unlock Joy’ programme for developers has started from November 1, 2011 and will continue till June 30, 2012 whereas the program for students will begin on December 18, 2011 and conclude on March 30 next year.

We will demonstrate Microsoft Application Virtualization (APP-V) to virtualize the applications in your environment. APP-V helps solves application compatibility by virtualizing the application streamed real time to the client machines. In this session we will look at some of the heavy applications like Office 2010 virtualized on the client desktop.

TechNet webcasts for IT Professionals are 90-minute interactive sessions with experts on various technologies ranging from Windows 7, Windows Server, SQL Server, Virtualization, Visio and SharePoint. As a part of this program, I will be doing a session today on Windows Optimized Desktop Strategy. Register for this webcast here.

Last weekend, we had an Office 2010 Community launch at K-MUG during the DevCon. Microsoft Office 2010 is a productivity suite from Microsoft. This is the latest edition in the suite of office products. Right from the office 97 till the 2010 version, the product has evolved a long way from just a software towards being a platform.