- Jason Fossen
- Wednesday, October 17th, 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Schedule of Events
6:15pm - 7:15pm - Networking Reception - includes snacks and beverages
7:15pm - 8:45pm - Presentation by Jason Fossen, "What's New is Windows 8 and Server 2012?"
Windows 8 and Server 2012 are major new releases, and the stakes for Microsoft are huge. Windows 8 is more than just a new touch-oriented graphical interface, it's a new direction for Microsoft as a whole. Come join the author of the Securing Windows course at SANS (SEC505) for an overview of the most important changes, especially for security, such as Windows on ARM tablets, booting from USB flash drives, Microsoft Account integration, secure boot with UEFI firmware, Metro Internet Explorer, picture password logon, and more. Will Windows 8 make or break Microsoft?
Will iPad and Android fall before the Windows 8 juggernaut? Come and see!
The following bonus sessions are open to all paid attendees at no additional cost. There are many different types of events that fall into these categories:
- SANS@Night: Evening presentations given after day courses have ended. This category includes Keynotes.
- Special Events: SANS-hosted events and other non-technical recreational offerings. This category includes, but is not limited to, Receptions and Information Tables.
- Vendor: Events hosted by external vendor exhibitors.
|General Session: Welcome to SANS||Jason Fossen||Sunday, October 14th, 8:15am - 8:45am||Special Events|
|Everything They Told Me About Security Was Wrong||John Strand||Sunday, October 14th, 7:15pm - 9:00pm||Keynote|
|Vendor Expo||—||Monday, October 15th, 10:30am - 3:30pm||Vendor Event|
|Vendor Lunch and Learn||—||Monday, October 15th, 12:15pm - 1:30pm||Vendor Event|
|Burppppp||Chris Christianson||Monday, October 15th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Assessing Deception||Mike Murr||Monday, October 15th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm||SANS@Night|
|SANS Technology Institute Open House||Tanya Baccam||Tuesday, October 16th, 8:15am - 8:45am||Special Events|
|GIAC Program Overview||—||Tuesday, October 16th, 7:15pm - 8:00pm||Special Events|
|COINS Reception||Jason Fossen||Wednesday, October 17th, 6:15pm - 7:15pm||Reception|
|What's New in Windows 8 and Server 2012?||Jason Fossen||Wednesday, October 17th, 7:15pm - 8:45pm||SANS@Night|
|SANS Technology Institute Master's Presentation||Russ McRee||Thursday, October 18th, 6:00pm - 6:40pm||Special Events|