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J. Peter Bruzzese is a Microsoft MVP with an extensive record consulting with companies such as Goldman Sachs, Solomon Smith Barney, CommVault Systems, and Microsoft. He is the co-founder of ClipTraining, a company focused on assisting users in learning more about Windows and Office. For the past 10 years he has specialized in Active Directory and Exchange support and education, as well as Certification Training. Peter is an established technical author with over a dozen books to his credit, and is a contributor to MSExchange.org, Tech Target, Redmond Magazine, and WindowsITPro. Peter has joined forces with Train Signal, a global leader in professional computer training, to provide the highest quality Exchange training on the planet.

Is Windows 7 Really Worth the Investment?

ROI trumps 'cool' features every time in the business world. Can Windows 7 bring both to the table? Yes, even if not immediately

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How Office 2010 Beta Stacks Up Against Office 2007

Analysis: Microsoft’s latest Office product is starting to generate buzz. I look at what's different to see if an upgrade is worthwhile.

Windows Live Essentials: Thumbs Up or Down?

Analysis: Now that Windows 7 has moved many tools from the OS into a free download, how do they measure up?

Is Microsoft Following GM's Road Map?

Analysis: GM's bankruptcy marks the end of an era. Is Microsoft repeating the automaker's mistakes?

Windows 7 Has Me Sold -- Here's Why

Analysis: Top 10 reasons to like (maybe even love) Windows 7.

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The Firefox 3.5 vs. IE8 Deathmatch

With well-matched feature sets, the gloves come off in the browser wars.

10 Reasons to Avoid Office 2007

Upgrading is inevitable, but migration will be much easier if you're aware of and address these concerns.

Windows 7 Beta in 10 Video Lessons

A hands-on video guide that highlights how Microsoft has revamped its OS.

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Just What Is Windows Azure?

Can Microsoft compete with Amazon, Google, and other rivals in the cloud computing space?