In the Keynote Session, there was a topic about "SoftGrid" and "Virtual Applications". Well, I was quite interested in that, and wanted to do the hands on lab - or better: a "Self Paced Lab", where there is no instructor, but a hard copy manual and a Virtual PC that you can use to explore what this tool is. Let's have a go… .
I got 2 running VPC's .. A client and a server. On the server, you need this software:
Goal: Company X uses office 2007, but for some reason, there is a need to use office 2003 in certain circumstances. The decision was to use SoftGrid to deliver and Maintain Office 2003. This exercise publishes Office 2003. I will describe the most important steps.
It is as simple as that. Only I would want to know how to get to those sprj files… . Probably a simple answer to that … but no time to figure that out, because I have to hurry for my trip to the Rocky Mountains (Sponsored by Microsoft Belgium :) )