Media Alert: Microsoft Announces Conference Call With Senior Vice President Ted Kummert

REDMOND, Wash. — April 20, 2010

What:

Microsoft Corp. is holding a teleconference with Senior Vice President Ted Kummert and General Manager of Business Intelligence Tom Casey, who will make an announcement related to Microsoft SQL Server. A replay will be available for 30 days beginning one hour after the end of the call.

When:

April 21, 2010, at 7:30 a.m. PDT

Teleconference

Dial-in Numbers:

United States participants: +1 (866) 617-1526

International participants: See below for toll-free numbers

Passcode for all participants: 7492970

United States toll-free playback: +1 (866) 475-8045

Toll playback: +1 (203) 369-1518

Passcode: 042209

A recording of the teleconference will also be available for 30 days in the Microsoft SQL Server virtual pressroom at http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/sqlserver/default.aspx.

Dial-in Numbers:

For more information, press only:

Alyssa Trenkamp, Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, (206) 372-0814, alyssat@waggeneredstrom.com

Rapid Response Team, Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, (503) 443-7070, rrt@waggeneredstrom.com

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