Thursday, April 26, 2012

Desktop to Cloud event update

Just a quick note to provide people with an update on my Desktop to Cloud event that is being held on Saturday the 19th of May at North Ryde in Sydney.


I am happy to announce an additional speaker, Dean Calvert


Dean Calvert is owner and Managing Director of Adelaide based Calvert Technologies (, a multi-competency Microsoft Silver Partner, Small Business Specialist and winner of the Microsoft Australia SMB Partner of the Year Award for 2011. For over 17 years Calvert Technologies have been one of South Australia's leading providers of IT solutions and services to the SMB market. In 2004 Dean was awarded as a Microsoft Most Valued Professional (MVP) for Small Business Server.

Dean has presented and facilitated at International and Australian events including Kaseya User Groups, SMB Nation, Microsoft ANZ Partner Conference, Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, TechEd Australia and often works with Microsoft to present at partner and customer events throughout Australia.

Dean will be presenting on the mobility options Windows Phone 7 provides.


On the sponsor’s side I am please to welcome Woodslane on board. They provide a range of technical books available from They will be present on the day offering publications at a discounted rate. They have also provided a number of titles as giveaways as well providing all attendees with a 20% discount of web purchases.


Corporate Backup is providing:


- a 6 month 1TB subscription to or Wholesale backup service (valued at $ 1,700)

- Steve Jobs Biography

- Bill Gates Biography


So if you haven’t registered yet please visit for further information and registration.


Look our for more updates on this even soon.