At an event earlier this week, Microsoft put to rest rumors that it would launch the new console in Japan later than in North America. The company says the Xbox 360 is on track to launch in Europe, Japan, and North America simultaneously this holiday season. The three-region launch will be a first in video-game history. Traditionally, to minimize inventory shortages and maximize regional support, manufacturers have spaced out the launch of new consoles by several months to almost a year over geographic regions. At the event, the company also announced that more than 50 of Japan’s elite game publishers will support the Xbox 360. The original Xbox was poorly received in Japan, and Microsoft hopes the new console will win the hearts of the important Japanese market. Some of the notable Japanese publishers that will be supporting the Xbox 360 include Capcom, Konami, Namco, and Tecmo. Major titles, such as the next version of the popular “Dead or Alive" fighting series, the "Resident Evil" action game, and the "Ridge Racer" racing game, will also be available for the console.
Semester 1: October 30th to December 4th
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* Deploying, Managing, and Maintaining Windows * Key Features of Active Directory from Windows 2000 to Windows Server 2012 * Key elements of System Center 2012 and System Center 2012 R2 * Deploying, Migrating to and Managing Hyper-V in Your Organization * Implementing a Private Cloud * Using PowerShell to Automate Common Tasks