Interoperability for Virtualisation IT Management Summit

Microsoft and Novell invite you to the Interoperability for Virtualisation IT Management Summit. Join us to learn how to take advantage of Windows and Linux interoperability to employ virtualisation and to reduce systems overhead. Find out how select customers are taking advantage of the SUSE Linux Enterprise Support Certificate Program to migrate to a more interoperable Linux, and the preferred Enterprise Linux Server platform recommended by Microsoft.

11th March 2009 – Microsoft Theatre, Melbourne, Australia

For more information visit http://www.moreinteropevents.com/event.aspx?id=14.

IBM Solutions Showcase – Solutions for Change

IBM Solutions Showcase – Solutions for Change IBM is hosting free “Solutions for Change” seminars in Australian capital cities. Keynote speakers will discuss trends, technology and solutions to help businesses weather the global economic crisis and take advantage of the slowdown to innovate, change, and gain a
competitive advantage through business technology.

Melbourne: Friday March 13, 2009  – Melbourne Hotel Sofitel

Register or get more information at http://www-07.ibm.com/businesscenter/au/solutionsshowcase/

Solutions Showcase seminars will also be held in:

Perth: Tuesday February 24, 2008 – Perth Convention Centre
Adelaide: Friday 27 February,2009 – Adelaide Convention Centre
Brisbane: Tuesday March 3, 2009 – Brisbane Sofitel
Sydney: Tuesday March 10, 2009 – Star City

URL: http://www-07.ibm.com/businesscenter/au/solutionsshowcase/

Kevin Yank: Everything You Know About CSS Is Wrong!

On the verge of release, Internet Explorer 8 brings standards-compliant support for CSS tables to the last of the four major browsers. That means it’s time to learn a whole new approach to CSS layout, where all the hacks and mental gymnastics of the past are now a distant memory.

At least, that’s what SitePoint Technical Director Kevin Yank says in his recent book, Everything You Know About CSS Is Wrong. Come along and see what all the fuss is about! Are tables really the layout tool of the future? Find out why Kevin believes they’re actually ready for prime time today, and tell him if you agree.

DATE: Monday, February 16 2009
TIME: 6.30pm for 7pm start
VENUE: Loop Bar, 23 Meyers Place, Melbourne VIC 3000
COST: FREE (finger food provided)
RSVP: http://webstandardsgroup.org/event/164