Launch Event

Video : Windows 7 in Zevenhuizen

During the Windows 7 deployment in Zevenhuizen Microsoft recorded some nice video’s which they published on their action website. Too bad you’re not able to skip the video, so I decided to upload the video to Youtube! If you take a good look you can even see me in the video (I’m the one at the hairdresser with the brown polo-shirt and in the deployment room which you can see later in the video).

The Story behind Windows7Huizen (Zevenhuizen)

From today Windows 7 is available in your local computer store (or webshop) or with a new pc. Because Microsoft had a different approach with the development of Windows 7, it’s introduction should also be one of a different kind. This is the story of Windows7Huizen (or in English : Windows7Houses)… The New Efficiency With Windows 7 Microsoft brings an operating system to the market which has been tested thoroughly.

Steve Ballmer Unveils Windows 7 – Watch it LIVE!

At October 22nd, 2009 Windows 7 officially launches! You can watch the official launch party live at The event will be hosted by Steve Ballmer himself and will start at 8am PST (What time in my timezone?). [iframe 400 334]� Do you want to host your own Windows 7 Launch Party? Check out this Microsoft website for some nice resources

7Huizen : First Global Windows 7 Launch for Consumers

Today at 12:00 sharp the mayor Hoekstra and Theo Rinzema (Microsoft) started the first 7 deployment. It seems that this is the first Global Windows 7 launch for Consumers . Theo told the people of Zevenhuizen why Microsoft had chosen Zevenhuizen for the first deployment : Zevenhuizen is one of 7 cities in the municiplity of Leek. Zevenhuizen also is near highway A7 and (you probably already got this one yourself) there is Seven (Zeven = Seven in English).

777 x Windows 7 in Zevenhuizen..and I’ll be there too!

Tomorrow is a big day for Zevenhuizen (Leek, Grn)…or ‘Seven Houses’ (if you translate Zevenhuizen to English)….Microsoft will install 777 copies of Windows 7 for free. Of course there will be a lot of Microsoft (and Guidion of course) technicians there to help you with the installation (if you want them too). Yesterday Tony asked me if I would like to come to Zevenhuizen too. I’m always in for fun things, so I’ll be at ‘het Verenigingshuis’ at Zevenhuizen tomorrow morning to assist Tony with the demo environment…and to take some pictures for both the blogs.

777 x Free Windows 7 voor Inhabitants of Zevenhuizen (NL)

Can you believe it : The first 777 inhabitants of Zevenhuizen who register at the action website will receive a free copy of Windows 7 Ultimate! They can choose between one of the following options : Receive a Windows 7 Ultimate DVD Deliver your laptop at the deployment location at Hoofddiep 54 in Zevenhuizen Let the deployment guys install your pc at your home Cool action! So if you live in the city of Zevenhuizen (near Leek / Groningen) and you’re one of the 777 first who registers you will receive Windows 7 for free!

HOT : Windows 7, Win2k8 R2 & Exchange 2010 Launch Event Announced!

The date of the first Windows 7/Windows 2008 R2/Exchange 2008 official launch event named : ‘The New Efficiency’ is announched! The date : October 12, 2009 in Seattle, WA @ AMC Pacific Place 11 As you can reed in the banner above (taken from the official website) attendees will recieve a free copy of Windows 7! REGISTER for this event as an IT Professional. Check this Microsoft website for more information

Official Dutch Windows SBS & EBS 2008 Launchparty

Impuls 08 is the name of the Dutch launchparty for Windows Small Business Server 2008 & Windows Essential Business Server 2008. If you want to visit the party just go to the MS Events website and register for the event at the 17th of November 2008. Notice : It’s a Partner only event… 🙂 Click here to register for Impuls 08