This is about $500 off retail price on a new system - which still comes with Windows XP.
The HP Mini 5101 spec includes:
- Intel Atom N280 processor, 1.66GHz
- 2GB RAM
- 320GB 7200 rpm SATA Hard Drive
- 10.1 inch LED-backlit HD 16:9 display screen (1366x768)
- Wi-fi a/b/g/draft-n, Bluetooth 2.1
There will be 500 units available and orders have to be sent in by 4th September. It's only available to Microsoft Tech.Ed New Zealand 2009 attendees and the NFR licence key will be provided during the event.
Full details here - and I am told there are still tickets available for this year's Tech.Ed New Zealand.
Full details here.
The Microsoft Tech.Ed New Zealand 2009 agenda is up now with session (and Techfest) times. You can also follow the TechEdLive on Twitter.
- Early bird: $1,500
- Standard: $1,800
- Early bird:
. up to 5 delegates: NZ$ 6,000
. up to 10 delegates: NZ$ 10,000
. up to 20 delegates: NZ$ 18,000
. up to 5 delegates: NZ$ 7,500
. up to 10 delegates: NZ$ 12,000
. up to 20 delegates: NZ$ 20,000
. 100+ delegates: NZ$ 850 per delegate
These are the tracks planned for this year's conference:
Windows Client and Server
Developer Tools and Practices
SQL Server and Business Intelligence
SOA and Business Process
Voice of the Customer
Azure Service Platform*
Tracks marked * are virtual tracks meaning their session content is spread across the other tracks.
Other related articles on Computerworld include two keynote-related posts about Microsoft's Software plus Services strategy and the National party proposed open access network.