Lots of stuff on the horizon from Microsoft – Windows 7, Office + SharePoint 14, Visual Studio 2010, Azure, etc
There’s a few “beta” training kits, to help get up to speed. Of course, the products themselves are BETA – so don’t expect that the training kits will be complete – or without some “placeholders”.
The Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4.0 Training Kit includes presentations, hands-on labs, and demos.
This content is designed to help you learn how to utilize the Visual Studio 2010 features and a variety of framework technologies including: C# 4.0, Visual Basic 10, F#, Parallel Computing Platform, WCF, WF, WPF, ASP.NET AJAX 4.0, ASP.NET MVC Dynamic Data.
The Azure Services Training Kit will include a comprehensive set of technical content including samples, demos, hands-on labs, and presentations that are designed to help you learn how to use the Azure Services Platform.
This initial PDC Preview release includes the hands-on labs that were provided at the PDC 2008 conference.
These labs cover the broad set of Azure Services including Windows Azure, .NET Services, SQL Services, and Live Services.