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Microsoft Windows 8 Launch Event in South Portland

Microsoft Windows 8 Launch Event in South Portland

A Microsoft Expert will discuss how the biggest wave of innovation in Microsoft history is transforming enterprise IT

January 10, 2013

South Portland, ME, January 10, 2013 – Winxnet, New England’s premier provider of professional IT services, is hosting a Microsoft 2012 Launch Event in South Portland on January 10th to illustrate how the latest technologies can inspire productivity and increase business value.  Business professionals across all industries are invited to attend the free event and explore Windows 8, the new Microsoft Office, Windows Server 2012, and the latest PC devices with touch and keyboard.
The keynote of the event, “The New Era of Work,” will be delivered by Microsoft Partner Technology Advisor Ed Render, a Senior Solution Architect centered on the activation and growth of Microsoft technology solutions. Render has been formally awarded by Microsoft over 20 times, including ten regional recognitions, four national awards, and was named the overall top performing Partner Technology Specialist in 2005. He has made several television appearances and presented at hundreds of events worldwide, extoling the value of the Microsoft platform.
Winxnet CEO Chris Claudio is anticipating a successful event outcome. “Our main goal is to demonstrate how to improve business performance by harnessing innovations in social, mobile, big data and the cloud.  With Ed Render’s expertise in discussing exciting new technology, we are hopeful that attendees will gain useful insight on leveraging the latest Microsoft products.”

About Winxnet

Providing innovative IT solutions since 1999, Winxnet is a leader in IT outsourcing and consulting, software development, and strategic technical advisory services to the private and public sectors.  With multiple offices in New England and the southeast, Winxnet provides a broad reach with local expertise.  For additional information, visit

About Microsoft 

Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services, and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Headquartered in Redmond, Washington, Microsoft is market dominant in both the PC Operating System and Office Suite markets. For additional information, visit