Videos: Find out more about Microsoft's latest product launches

Watch our videos below to see ComputerWeekly's exclusive coverage of the UK launch of Microsofts Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008 at the ICC in Birmingham.

Watch our videos below to see ComputerWeekly's exclusive coverage of the UK launch of Microsofts Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008 at the ICC in Birmingham.

In conjunction with our coverage we are offering you a chance to win a Microsoft Xbox 360 Elite console by entering our "Spot the Editor" competition. To enter just watch the videos of our coverage below and email us with your contact details and the location of the caricature in each video.  To watch how the caricature was drawn then go to our "Spot the Editor" video.

There are a total of seven videos to watch. Launching each video will take you through to Microsoft's virtual event, which is powered by Silverlight (For optimum viewing, please ensure either Silverlight version 2.0 or 1.0 is installed. If you go to the Virtual Launch Experience without Silverlight installed, you’ll be prompted to install Silverlight 1.0).

All ComputerWeekly's Microsoft launch videos are also located in our ComputerWeekly pod area in the virtual event. To go there log into the Virtual Launch Experience and click on the ComputerWeekly logo in the video carousel on the right of the page to see our pod.


The big picture – how the IT landscape looks for Microsoft’s latest enterprise products

James Garner talks to Gordon Frazer, Managing Director, Microsoft UK, about the IT industry and Microsoft’s latest launch

Is virtualisation key?

James Garner discusses virtualisation and migration concerns with Jon Perera, General Manager Application Strategy, Microsoft

What’s new with security

James Garner talks about the new security features on Microsoft Server 2008 with Steve Lamb, Technical Security Advisor, Microsoft

Product demos


Windows Server 2008

Gareth Hall Windows Server Product Manager demos his favourite feature

Windows Server 2008 part 2 

See part 1 for caricature

Visual Studio 2008

Product Manager Mark Quirk demos his favourite feature

SQL Server 2008

IT Pro Evangelist Andrew Fryer demos his favourite feature


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Closing date: 30th May 2008

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