California Educational Data Processing Association
The DataBus - Vol. 36, No. 5
August-September, 1996

July SIG Summary

Windows NT and BackOffice: Largely Northern California group discusses NTAS and other BackOffice server products.

Eric Boutwell, San Francisco Unified School District

The July 11th Special Interest Group meeting's theme was Microsoft NT Server and Microsoft BackOffice . Although Microsoft was unable to provide us with any of their technical people to answer questions, we were able to draw from the experiences of the CEDPA members present . All the technical questions that were raised were answered by one or more of the attendees who also talked about their first hand experiences. It was apparent from the discussions that in the last year Microsoft NT has made large inroads into the K-12 community.

The main topics discussed were:

This was the last Northern SIG meeting for this year. Thank you to all that joined us and contributed to the discussions. See you at the fall conference.

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