For VMware, DSC provides ESXi host and resource management

PowerShell Desired State Configuration has been a favorite among Windows infrastructure engineers for years, and the advent of the VMware DSC module means users who already use DSC to manage Windows servers can use it to manage VMware, too. As VMware has continued to develop the module, it has increased the numbers of vSphere components the tool can manage, including VMware Update Manager.

DSC has been the configuration management tool of choice for Windows since it was released. No other tool offers such a wide array of capabilities to manage a Windows OS in code instead of through a GUI.

VMware also uses PowerShell technology to manage vSphere. The vendor officially states that PowerCLI, its PowerShell module, is the best automation tool it offers. So, it only makes sense that VMware would eventually incorporate DSC so that its existing PowerShell customers can manage their assets in code.

Why use DSC?

Managing a machine through configuration as code is not new, especially in the world of DevOps. You can write a server’s desired state in code, which ensures you can quickly resolve any drift in configuration by applying that configuration frequently.

In vSphere, ESXi hosts, in particular, are the prime candidates for this type of management. An ESXi host’s configurations do not change often, and when they do happen to change, admins must personally make that change. This means any change in the DSC configuration will apply to the hosts.

You can use this tool to manage a number of vSphere components, such as VMware Update Manger and vSphere Standard Switch.

How the LCM works

In DSC, the LCM makes up the brains of a node.

In DSC, Local Configuration Manager (LCM) makes up the brains of a node. It takes in the configuration file and then parses and applies the change locally.

ESXi and vCenter do not have LCM, so in the context of vSphere, you must use an LCM proxy, which runs as a Windows machine with PowerShell v5.1 and PowerCLI 10.1.1.

Installing the module

Installing the module is simple, as the DSC module is part of PowerShell Gallery. It only takes a single cmdlet to install the module on your LCM proxy:

C:> Install-Module -Name VMware.vSphereDSC

Updating the module when Windows releases additional versions is also a simple task. You can use the Update-Module cmdlet in PowerCLI:

C:> Update-Module vmware.vspheredsc

Resources

DSC ties a resource to a particular area of a system it can manage. The DSC module vmware.vspheredsc, for example, can manage various aspects of vSphere, such as the following:

C:Usersdan> Get-DscResource -Module vmware.vspheredsc | Select NameName
----
Cluster
Datacenter
DatacenterFolder
DrsCluster
Folder
HACluster
PowerCLISettings
vCenterSettings
vCenterStatistics
VMHostAccount
VMHostDnsSettings
VMHostNtpSettings
VMHostSatpClaimRule
VMHostService
VMHostSettings
VMHostSyslog
VMHostTpsSettings
VMHostVss
VMHostVssBridge
VMHostVssSecurity
VMHostVssShaping
VMHostVssTeaming

Many such resources are associated with ESXi hosts. You can manage settings such as accounts, Network Time Protocol and service through DSC. For clusters, manage settings such as HAEnabled, Distributed Resource Scheduler and DRS distribution. You can view the resources DSC can manage with the Get-DSCResource cmdlet:

C:> Get-DscResource -Name Cluster -Module vmware.vspheredsc -Syntax
Cluster [String] #ResourceName
{
[DependsOn = [String[]]]
[PsDscRunAsCredential = [PSCredential]]
Server = [String]
Credential = [PSCredential]
Name = [String]
Location = [String] DatacenterName = [String]
DatacenterLocation = [String]
Ensure = [String]
[HAEnabled = [Boolean]]
[HAAdmissionControlEnabled = [Boolean]]
[HAFailoverLevel = [Int32]]
[HAIsolationResponse = [String]]
[HARestartPriority = [String]]
[DrsEnabled = [Boolean]]
[DrsAutomationLevel = [String]]
[DrsMigrationThreshold = [Int32]]
[DrsDistribution = [Int32]]
[MemoryLoadBalancing = [Int32]]
[CPUOverCommitment = [Int32]]
}

With the capabilities of DSC now available to VMware admins, as well as Windows admins, they can control a variety of server variables through code and make vSphere and vCenter automation easy and accessible. They can apply broad changes across an entire infrastructure of hosts and ensure consistent configuration.

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For Sale – Apple MacBook Pro 13”. Early 2015. Cracked screen, but laptop fully working. 8Gb, 128Gb SSD, 2.7 GHz i5. Very clean. £220 inc del.

Hiya All,

I am selling my Macbook Pro 13” :

Early 2015 model
macOS Mojave
13” retina screen
2.7 GHz Intel Core i5 Processor
8Gb 1867 MHz DDR3 memory
128Gb SSD Hard Drive
Intel Iris Graphics 6100 1536 MB
Original power supply
Original box

Battery Cycle Count: 548
Battery Health Condition: Normal

Model: A1502

It has a cracked screen. The screen operates – but has a large crack on the panel on the right side of the display. It works perfectly outputting to a monitor. The screen can obviously be replaced.

The laptop is in extremely clean condition – its been in an Incipio full case, and a soft carry pouch all its life.

£220 delivered.

Collection from near Stoke on Trent, Staffs available (for £200).

Cheers,
Shane.

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For Sale – Apple MacBook Pro 13.3″ Latest Edition 2019

@tt01, bearing in mind the comments from your previous thread, I suggest you are transparent with this listing, answering all questions with as much detail as possible. Rousetafarian requested a copy of the receipt which you should post here (omitting personal details). The reason being; you are a new member with no verifiable history, selling an extremely high-value item on the basis of trust.

Thank you.

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For Sale – HP OMEN RTX 2070 GAMING LAPTOP – VERY HIGH SPEC!

Cash or Bank transfer on collection. can meet within reason…
Literally brand new and sells for £1,799 SAVE £500!!!!!
Collection only will not post due to value…
Can arrange meeting half way if far etc for a fee

The HP OMEN 17.3” RTX 2070 Gaming Laptop has the specs to rival a gaming PC. You’ve got a 9th gen Core™ i7 9750H processor and an RTX 2070 graphics card, capable of rendering graphics in an instant. You’ll even see reflections in windows and realistic shadows to make your games that much more immersive.
Whether you’re storming through a fast-paced FPS or meticulously planning your town in your favourite city-builder, you’ll get stunning graphics on the highest settings.
Lag-free gameplay
Lag can be super frustrating. Especially when you’re just about to execute a tactical move you’ve been planning for ages. With a 144 Hz refresh rate, the Full HD display is super smooth and lag-free. Spot any sudden movement and stay one step ahead of your competitors.
Bundles of space
Download that AAA title from Steam without having to delete any of your old favourites. The HP Omen features a 1 TB hard disk drive that offers plenty of room for your games, movies, photos and music.
And with a 512 GB SSD, your laptop will load up in a matter of moments

Also have a HP pavilion
i7 9750H
GTX 1660Ti
512 SSD
Retail = £1,049
Asking = £850

Laptops are from an Expo and are boxed like new with little use! No receipt but they’re basically brand new and a bargain!

Thanks

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Coming in April exclusively to PC: Gears Tactics | Windows Experience Blog

Gears Tactics, first announced at E3 2018, will launch April 28 on the Windows Store and Steam, and will be available the same day with Xbox Game Pass for PC (Beta). The first title in the long-running Gears series to be developed exclusively for PC, Gears Tactics is a fast-paced, turn-based strategy game.
Fans got their first look at the game’s action with the release of the Gears Tactics World Premiere Trailer at The Game Awards event Thursday evening in Los Angeles. Head over to Xbox Wire to view the trailer, see additional images and find out more about Gears Tactics and how to get it. Or pre-order it today at Microsoft Store.

For Sale – AOC AGON AG251FZ 240Hz 24.5″ LED FHD (1920×1080) Freesync 1ms Gaming monitor

Don’t have time for competitive gaming anymore. Purchased brand new from Amazon 5 months ago, still have original packaging and power adaptor. The DisplayPort cable which came with it was faulty so this includes the one I bought.

Club3D CAC-2067 DisplayPort to DisplayPort 1.4/HBR3 Cable DP 1.4 8K 60Hz 1m/3.28ft, Black

I’ll be moving from Durham to Staffordshire soon so collection is available from Durham up to the 13th of December, after that date from Staffordshire.

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For Sale – [NOW SOLD] 2019 Apple MacBook Pro, 13.3″, Space Grey, 128GB SSD/8GB RAM

UPDATE 12/12: NOW SOLD

FOR SALE: Apple MacBook Pro 13.3″, Space Grey, 128GB SSD / 8GB RAM

This is my first sale on AV Forums although I have been a member for many years (last actively posting in 2012-ish). I understand that there is a high element of trust involved so I will do what I can (within reason) to provide confidence to the buyer. More than happy to provide as much identification, photographs/videos of the laptop etc as the buyer requires.

Reason for sale is to revert back to a Windows-based laptop due to personal preference. I love Apple and have had many MacBook Pros and Airs in the past, sadly my partner doesn’t feel the same way!

Bought from Currys PC World in Wednesbury on 8 November 2019 (just over a month ago). This is the base specification model 13-inch MacBook Pro which at the time of writing is currently being sold for £1299 on the Apple UK website. It has been in regular use since purchase and the battery has just over 33 cycles but mostly used for watching Netflix. It is in excellent condition (please see photographs), handled with care at all times and has been stored in a smoke-free, pet-free home.

Specification:

  • Apple MacBook Pro (2019), 13.3″ LED-backlit Retina IPS display (2560×1600)
  • Space Grey
  • 1.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo boost up to 3.9GHz)
  • 8GB 2133MHz LPDDR3 memory
  • 128GB SSD
  • Intel Iris Plus Graphics 645
  • Touch Bar (with Touch ID fingerprint scan)

Comes in original box, USB-C mains power cable. Includes balance of Apple manufacturer warranty until November 7, 2020, as well as Apple telephone support until February 6, 2020. Battery cycle count at time of writing is 33 – this may increase slightly as laptop in use.

Price:
£800

Note: Price dropped to £800 as another member pointed out another advert on here advertising a brand new/sealed unit for less than my original price of £1020. Also takes into account the 10% final value fee eBay would charge. This is my final price. I will not drop below £800.

Payment:
Cash on collection preferred.
Alternatively, I will accept bank transfer if you would like me to post it to you via courier delivery.
I do NOT accept PayPal or any other payment method. Please no offers of trade or part exchange.

Courier delivery:
Either you or I can organise courier delivery, with the cost of this added to the agreed sale price. Courier will be insured, tracked and will require a signature upon delivery. If I organise courier, I will provide the tracking information as soon as possible to you. For my security, I will record a video the laptop working, being placed into its box, packaged and sealed. I will include the original proof of purchase, as well as a receipt from myself to the buyer (in the form of a typed letter) which will include my signature.

Collection:
Collection will be from Aldridge (WS9 postcode), which is about 15 minutes north of Birmingham, and close to J7 of the M6. Collection location is covered by CCTV for both buyer/seller safety and is next to Aldridge Police Station. Buyer obviously welcome to inspect and test laptop.

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For Sale – Macbook Pro 2017 TouchBar – 13 inch – 256GB

Hello,

I have for sale a Macbook pro 2017. This is the 13’3 inch screen with touchbar model. This was bought from Apple in Liverpool in April 2018, this particular laptop was manufactured in March 2018. Obviously being over a year old, it has no warranty on it.

Basic specs are

MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017, Four Thunderbolt 3 Ports)
Touch Bar
Processor = 3.1 GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5
Memory = 8 GB 2133 MHz LPDDR3
Intel Iris Plus Graphics 650 1536 MB
Screen = 13.3-inch (2560 x 1600) Retina
Disk = 256GB of Flash drive.
Wifi

The condition of this laptop is very, very good. I cannot find a scratch on either the screen, top, side nor body on it. I’m going to go out on a limb here and say it’s near mint. There’s not even scratches on the ports where you would expect to see any. The only marks I can find are finger marks. This isn’t surprising as is typical, I’ll buy something then not use it. This laptop is a classic example of that. I bought it for all sorts of things, then it’s sat literally unused mostly. I prefer curled up on the sofa using my phone!

Any pics on the photos as simply dust specs on either camera or laptop.

It’s got the latest OS on it as you’ll see from the pics. And the battery health is top notch, just 27 cycles!

Obviously it’ll be wiped back to minty fresh for the buyer so they are effectively setting it up from factor fresh except it’ll have the latest OS rather than the one it shipped with.

it’s boxed and has the charger, apple stickers etc.

Remembering that this is the 256GB model which retailed much higher than the base model, I’m looking for £765 which will include fully insured (to £2000), tracked, Royal Mail special next day delivery.

You can always make an offer though.

Kind regards

Rob

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Join us live or virtually at Bett as we bring you the latest updates on ed tech tools that can drive innovation and success in the classroom | | Microsoft EDU

A new year brings new opportunities to learn about all the latest and greatest from Microsoft Education. Join Microsoft at Bett 2020 in London on January 22-25, either online or right there with us at the event, being held at London’s ExCeL venue.

Bett is an annual event that explores how technology can empower educators and students to reach their full potential. Microsoft, as a worldwide partner of Bett, will be hosting a wide array of sessions and hands-on demonstrations on the show floor, along with inspirational talks to support educators looking for new ways to engage and empower their students.

To kick off a whole week of Bett, we’re releasing a special episode of What’s New in EDU, our show that gets you caught up on the new tools and updates coming from Microsoft Education this year. This Bett episode will be available on January 22 – watch it to learn more about all the new and exciting Microsoft classroom technology that will be available. And don’t forget to stay tuned to the Education Blog for more as it comes in!

We’ll also have special edition What’s New in EDU live events streaming daily from Bett in London. You can register to catch the livestream events each day with the following links:

Whether you’re looking for the latest in mixed reality for education, some grounded advice on how to transform your classroom digitally, or want a peek at what’s next for Minecraft: Education Edition, the schedule below is a good place to start, learn and participate. Make sure to stop by Booth NF40 to see all the new experiences we have relating to STEM, Virtual Reality and new tools for the classroom.

If you’re joining us at Bett in person, we hope to see you at one of the following highlights:

Microsoft keynote | Bett Arena | Wednesday, 22 January, 13:35 – 14:15

Hybrid Intelligences: Amplifying Human Potential

Young people are leveraging emerging technologies such as AI to raise their voices and build solutions to the most pressing issues they face. Emotional intelligence is converging with artificial intelligence as researchers merge psychology and computer science. And educators are adapting and innovating in a profession that will look significantly different by 2030.

Join Microsoft’s Anthony Salcito and Barbara Holzapfel,  Affective Computing researcher Dr. Daniel McDuff, and NetHope Emerging Technologies Initiative Lead Leila Toplic as we explore the technology that will empower educators to navigate the changing needs of the staffroom and the classroom, and enable students to accelerate their impact and transform the world.

Microsoft Sessions
In addition to joining for our keynote in the Bett Arena, be sure to visit us across the Bett show at our own Learn Live Theatre, Microsoft Training Academy, the Bett PD Theatre, Bett Schools Theatre and the Bett Higher and Further Education Theatre!

Learn Live Theatre

This is the perfect place to go if you are looking to see and hear about the latest product releases, see demonstrations, and discover ways you can unlock learning in your students. Each session is held on Microsoft stand NF40 and lasts 25 minutes.

 Time Title
Wed – Sat
10:15-10:30
What’s new in EDU?
Wed – Fri
10:30-11:00
Meet the New Microsoft Edge & Learn How to Deploy it Today
Sat
10:30-11:00
Immersive Reader is Everywhere and other Apps to support your inclusive classroom including: Translator, Presenter Coach, and Seeing AI
Wed – Fri
11:00-11:30
Engage and amplify every scholar with Flipgrid
Sat
11:00-11:30
Unleash Creativity with Windows 10
Wed – Fri
11:30-12:00
Make your classroom more inclusive with built-in, free, and non-stigmatizing learning tools
Sat
11:30-12:00
Intelligent Forms features to transform your data collection and analysis
Wed – Sat
12:00-12:30
Greenwood Academies: Empowering students with Dell Affordable Devices and M365
Wed – Fri
12:30-13:00
Immersive Reader is Everywhere and other Apps to support your inclusive classroom including: Translator, Presenter Coach, and Seeing AI
Sat
12:30-13:00
Build confidence and improve your communication skills with Presenter Coach in PowerPoint
Wed – Sat
13:00-13:30
Empower individual teachers and your entire school system with Microsoft’s free and adaptable professional development resources
Wed – Fri
13:30-14:00
How Office can help your students develop into great writers
Wed – Fri
14:00-14:30
Going for full 1:1 with Surface Pro – journey of infrastructure, CPD and teacher involvement
Wed – Fri
14:30-15:00
Using Microsoft Teams to enable effective professional development
Wed – Fri
15:00-15:30
Develop a Teaching and Learning Video Culture with Teams and Stream | Connect with meetings and live events, teach with web-based screen recording and create on mobile using the Flipgrid Camera
Wed – Fri
15:30-16:00
How Microsoft Sparks Learning: Classroom stories
Wed – Fri
16:00-16:30
Make your Own Arcade Games with MakeCode
Wed – Fri
16:30-17:00
Create inclusive live presentations with PowerPoint
Wed – Fri
17:00-17:30
Deliver Student Centered Learning with Education Devices
Wed – Fri
17:30-18:00
Drive greater faculty engagement and professional development with your faculty using Teams


Microsoft Training Academy

If you are looking for a hands-on opportunity to try, test and experiment with Microsoft products and devices, this is the perfect stage for you. Get tips and tricks and learn about the best way to use a Microsoft solution in the classroom, from and with our own teachers, trainers, and Microsoft Learning Consultants. Each session is held in the Platinum Suite Level 2 foyer and lasts 25 minutes.

Time Title
Wed – Sat
10:30-11:00
How we empower teaching and learning by getting teachers to learn and students to teach
Wed – Sat
11:00-11:30
Grow your practice with free professional learning and resources with the Microsoft Educator Center
Wed – Sat
11:30-12:00
How you can build an Inclusive classroom with Microsoft Learning Tools
Wed – Sat
12:00- 12:30
Helping students grow and improve with Teams Assignments
Wed – Sat
12:30-13:00
The impact that OneNote Class Notebook is driving for teachers, students, and classrooms everywhere
Wed – Sat
13:00-13:30
Enabling your school with Office’s free and easy-to-use web apps!
Wed – Sat
13:30-14:00
Utilizing smart assistance and intelligence across Office apps
Wed – Sat
14:00-14:30
Transformative Teaching with Minecraft: Education Edition
Wed – Fri
14:30-15:00
 Build an app in 25 mins or less to free up teacher time
Wed – Fri
15:00-15:30
App Smashing in Teams
Wed – Fri
15:30-16:00
Maximizing Teams for your education institution
Wed – Fri
16:00-16:30
Foster an inclusive classroom with Flipgrid
Wed – Fri
16:30-17:00
Grow your practice with free professional learning and resources with the Microsoft Educator Center
Wed – Fri
17:00-17:30
The impact that OneNote Class Notebook is driving for teachers, students, and classrooms everywhere
Wed – Fri
17:30-18:00
How you can build an Inclusive classroom with Microsoft Learning Tools


Microsoft on the Stage (PD Theatre)

Time Title
Wed
13:00 – 13:30
(South Hall)
Empower students with the Immersive Reader in the inclusive classroom
Wed
15:00 – 15:30
(South Hall)
Whole school professional learning with the Microsoft Educator Center
Fri
15:00 – 15:30
(North Hall)
Saving time through authentic assessment using Microsoft Forms


Microsoft on the Stage (Schools Theatre)

Time Title
Wed
11:50 – 12:20
Digital transformation of teaching and learning to support all
Wed
15:10 – 15:40
Innovation Driven By Community
Thurs
11:45 – 12:15
Improving outcomes through the use of technology in the classroom
Thurs
14:45 – 15:10
Implementing digital transformation – Wimbledon High’s Journey
Fri
11:50 – 12:20
Enriching and engaging learning in a challenging environment
Fri
15:10 – 15:40
Learning Tool in Action:  Helping Students of all Abilities thrive at Louis Riel


Microsoft on the Stage (Higher and Further Education Theatre)

Time Title
Wed
11:50 – 12:20
DigiLearn: Empowering transformational change in education
Wed
15:30 – 16:00
Working better together: Using Microsoft Teams to embed digital skills at Newcastle University
Thurs
11:35 – 12:05
Strategic Digital Transformation: A blueprint for adoption
Thurs
15:00 – 15:30
A digital University by ethos and design – how the university of Bath is putting digital at its core
Fri
11:35 – 12:05
Establishing a digital learning platform that works for all
Fri
15:00 – 15:30
Transforming Teaching, Learning and Assessment using technology: empowering all learners to achieve more

Community Learning Center | Booth SM45 |Wednesday, 22 January – Saturday, 25 January

jp.ik and Microsoft have been partnering together for the last decade and gathered the necessary expertise in this vertical by implementing several large-scale sustainable projects around the world and impacting over 16 million students and 1 million teachers in over 70 countries. Throughout our journey we have been facing the lack of basic structures (schools), the lack of basic utilities (electricity and sanitation) and the lack of telecommunication network. This is why jp.ik, Microsoft and their partners have come together to create a Community Learning Center to empower rural areas and connect them throughout the entire globe.

We look forward to welcoming you in Booth SM45, located next to the Bett arena in the South Hall to discover our solar-powered, digitally connected Community Learning Center.

Microsoft Certifications Testing Lab | Platinum Suite 5 |Wednesday, 22 January – Saturday, 25 January

In partnership with Microsoft, Prodigy Learning is offering Bett 2020 attendees the opportunity to complete a Microsoft Certification Exam for FREE. We are delighted to announce the Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) in Azure Fundamentals, M365 Fundamentals & Dynamics Fundamentals. Learn more.

Microsoft Partner Adventure |Wednesday, 22 January – Saturday, 25 January

Take part in the Microsoft Partner Adventure and for a chance to WIN a Surface Pro, a Surface Go, or a 3rd party partner Windows device daily! Discover Microsoft’s unique off-campus partners and answer a question to reveal a code, scanned using the Bett app!  Participants will have to visit all 15 partner booths to answer all the questions, scan the QR codes.  Competition closes at 15:00 and winner drawn at 16:00 daily (Wed to Fri) and closes at 13:00 and winners drawn at 14:00 on Saturday in front of the Learn Live Theater on the Microsoft stand NF40. Winners must be present to collect their prizes.

Solutions Showcase | Platinum Suite 7 |Wednesday, 22 January & Thursday, 23 January, 10:30 – 16:15

Digital transformation is an indisputable force revolutionizing industries and reshaping the workplace. Education leaders around the globe are faced with the need to prepare students for this new world. These sessions are your opportunity to meet fellow practitioners and hear first-hand global experiences and trends and how these might help support you.  Learn more.

Microsoft Education Developer Platform and Data Solutions | Gallery Suite 8 |Wednesday, 22 January – Friday, 24 January

This free event features sessions in two tracks for technical audiences:

CIOs and IT Pros –

Come learn how Microsoft can integrate with your IT system and learning apps to save time and data management costs, protect student data privacy, and accelerate learning in the Classroom.

Application Developers and Microsoft Partners –

Come learn how Microsoft can help you create and deliver applications that empower learners and educators to achieve more.  Whether you are enhancing an existing application or building a new solution from scratch, Microsoft’s Education platform can help you facilitate deployment, maximize inclusion, increase engagement and improve outcomes.

Secure your seat and register for the sessions that you would like to attend. Learn more.

Transformation Leaders’ Summit | Platinum Suite 6 | Thursday, January 23, 10:30 – 13:00

Driving successful change is challenging whether in an individual school or system-wide. Across the world, leaders are discovering the most effective ways to improve student experience and outcomes, using technology to support learning, teaching and school administration. This Microsoft event aims to explore innovative, impactful journeys that leaders are taking to support their students, bringing together hands-on experience, networking opportunities and strategic insight for leaders at school and system-level. Learn more.

Privacy & Security Summit | Platinum Suite 6 | Friday, January 24, 10:30 – 14:00

Microsoft Worldwide EDU will be launching VIP invitation only CEO / CIO / CSO Privacy and Security Summit at the BETT conference. Subject matter experts from Microsoft product teams will be listening to customer feedback and discussing AI, Privacy and Security in K-12. Agenda will encompass discussions around student security on campus, trends for privacy in schools worldwide as well as how AI can drive positive impact. Learn more.

Become a Microsoft Global Training Partner | Platinum Suite 6 | Thursday, January 23, 13:30 – 15:30

Join this session to learn about the Microsoft Global Training Partner Program, explore how it fits your existing Professional Development training model and what are the partnership models possible with Microsoft. Learn more.

MakeCode Saturday | Platinum Suite 6 & 7 | Saturday, 25 January, 10:00 – 15:00

Microsoft MakeCode Saturday is a fun, hands-on workshop at BETT that is free and open to teachers, parents and students.  Microsoft MakeCode is an open source platform for creating engaging computer science learning experiences that support a progression path from Blocks into real-world programming. Learn more about MakeCode Saturday.

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For Sale – Alienware Aurora R7 (GTX 1080, 8th Gen i7) & Alienware AW2518H monitor with Logi Mouse/Corsair Keyboard

I’m selling an Alienware Aurora R7 PC with the following spec:

– Intel Hexa Core i7 8700 (8th gen)
– NVIDIA GTX 1080
– 32GB Optane Memory & 2TB HDD
– 16GB RAM

It comes with an Alienware AW2518H 24.5 inch NVIDIA G-Sync 240hz monitor.

Both items are in immaculate condition, but unboxed. PC was purchased from John Lewis and the monitor from Amazon. I’m happy to email both receipts (purchased December2018). I’ll also throw in my Corsair keyboard and Logitech G900 mouse too.

Given the size of the items, I’ll only accept collection/delivery in person. Happy to drive within 100 odd miles of Glasgow where I live.

Looking for £1100 for the lot. Reason for sale – not gaming as much as I was and could do with upgrading my MacBook.

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