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# 21201 18-Apr-2008 16:40
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Anyone else heading along to the Hawkes Bay one?
It would be good to meet some other fellow GZ users. FREE brekky at all these events. Laughing


This is a FREE event sponsored by Microsoft NZ and Hewlett Packard that looks at mobility solutions for small and medium business customers.

All events start at 7.45am, finishing at 9.30am with breakfast provided.

Tuesday, 6th May 2008
CHRISTCHURCH, Hotel Grand Chancellor, 161 Cashel Street

Wednesday, 7th May 2008
WELLINGTON, Te Papa Museum, Cable Street

Thursday, 8th May 2008
NAPIER, War Memorial Conference Centre, 48 Marine Parade

Tuesday, 13th May 2008
TAURANGA, Sebel Trinity Wharf, 51 Drive Crescent

Wednesday, 14th May 2008
HAMILTON, SkyCity Function Centre, 346 Victoria Street

Wednesday, 14th May 2008
AUCKLAND, Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, 101 Curran Street, Westhaven

Don’t miss out
on your chance to win one of six of the following; USB 120GB Pocket Media Drives, Microsoft Windows Vista Business & Office Small Business 2007 and one overall prize of a HP Compaq 2710p Tablet PC, valued at over $4,495!

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# 126962 29-Apr-2008 07:09
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*bump*

Geez... some of you must be interested in a FREE breakfast and a chance to win a few goodies?
Christchurch event is next Tuesday.

Maybe HP will have some new iPAQs to show off???







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  # 126967 29-Apr-2008 08:21
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I am keen, but I am lecturing that day!







 
 
 
 


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# 126981 29-Apr-2008 09:35
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I might register for the sake of hoping to win that HP 2710p tablet pc. hehe.




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# 129103 7-May-2008 12:47
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Whoops, nearly missed this one. I'll be attending the Napier one tomorrow morning!




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# 129202 7-May-2008 18:45
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I fully forgot about this one, I did remember about the Datastor forum in Wellington tomorrow, anyone else attending?

Im also trying to wrangle a trip to Sydney for the Toshiba/Intel MobileXchange event, but I dont think I can pull that one off Frown



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# 129475 8-May-2008 20:14
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Nice breakfast and info session with HP and Microsoft.

HP showed off a few new (coming soon) products...
I won't say what just yet - don't want to spoil it for others yet to attend. Sealed







 
 
 
 




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# 131418 17-May-2008 12:12
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HP showed off a couple of new products at this event(s)

HP 2133 Mini-Note PC which was passed around the attendees.

Will be available on the NZ market May/June in two editions:
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic, approx. $999
Microsoft Winodws XP Pro w/ upgrade to Vista (Business?), approx. $1299

Sure, it is more expensive than and Asus Eee PC.  But at least the Mini-Note doesn't look like a kids toy!


HP iPAQ 612c Business Navigator
Available "sometime this year" at approx. $799


Not too much "Wow" from Microsoft.  And why they weren't promoting their newer product solutions, such as Exchange Server 2007 or Office Communications Server 2007, is beyond me.







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