Microsoft TechNet

"Microsoft TechNet "

TechNet Library

The TechNet Library contains approximately 11 million documents and is thus the central knowledge base for planning, deployment, and implementation of applications of the Microsoft family of products.

  • The TechNet Library contains information for planning and deployment: volume Activation
  • System Requirements
  • Security policies
  • Group Policy
  • Delivery of content
  • Regional language settings and adjustments
  • For information on migrating and upgrading of systems: optimization
  • Compatibility
  • Data backup in advance of migrations
  • Information about data security: Threats and Countermeasures
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Data encryption and data backup

TechNet Subscription

Subscribers interior of TechNet subscription service could use the end of 2013 against an annual payment new Microsoft products. IT professionals and programmers to gain hands-on experience with new Microsoft products, test versions and without evaluating the corresponding product ( license) to purchase individually.

In the summer of 2013 it was announced that the TechNet subscription from Microsoft is set to the end of 2014 Microsoft has released 2013 Testlizensen via the TechNet Evaluation Center has been available since the end.

TechNet Script Center

Is specifically aimed at system administrators to use Windows PowerShell to automate repetitive workflows.

Blogs and forums

TechNet Forum: allows questions on specific problems in the use, maintenance and deployment of Microsoft to provide products. Can be questions are asked and answered by all members of TechNet. The forum is organized by product family ( Windows Server, cloud computing, Microsoft Office, etc.).

TechNet Blogs: is a blogging platform for Microsoft employees, teams and Microsoft Contingent Staff.

TechNet learning

TechNet learning includes learning opportunities for Microsoft products (Virtual Labs), Microsoft Certifications ( MCTS, MCSA MCSE ) and the necessary test licenses for the practical part of the test and learning opportunities.


The TechNet Flash News presents the most important news and gives background information on the hot topics in the IT industry. He appears every 14 days.

The TechNet Magazine was published as English-language magazine since 2005. The last issue of TechNet Magazine was released in October 2013.

TechNet for reference