Basser Seminar Series: Industry Seminar

Windows Vista - A Consumer Overview

Jeff Alexander
IT Pro Evangelist, Microsoft

Wednesday 6 September 2006, 4-5 pm

School of IT Building, Lecture Theatre 123, Level 1

Abstract

Windows Vista is the soon to be released operating system from Microsoft. It's designed to bring clarity to your world. In this session Jeff Alexander, IT Pro Evangelist at Microsoft will discuss in details some of the key features that consumers will be interested in. These include changes to the User Interface, Internet Explorer 7.0, Security features and new applications that are now included.

Speaker's biography

Meet the man that consolidated the Australia and New Zealand data centers into a single Asia pacific Data Center in a project that reduced the number of Microsoft Data centers from 23 to only 4. Jeff Alexander started at Microsoft in August 1987 as a Support Professional focusing on management tools for Microsoft's Enterprise customers. Since then he has moved through several external facing roles before taking on one of the Worlds largest Server consolidations -Microsoft's Asia Pacific infrastructure. Jeff Alexander now focuses his passion for Infrastructure and management technologies as an Evangelist promoting and enabling the community of IT Professionals through vehicles as Technet events; blogging, the TechNet Web Site (Technet lounge), User Groups, MVP's, and online webcasts.