January, 2007

  • E-Commerce News: Web Services: What Everyone Needs to Know About SOA

    Here's an interesting thought...What if a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) is not the future of all business applications? There's still much scepticism out there today as to what benefits SOA actually brings for every budget spent. In addition, for...
  • OBA Reference Application Pack for Supply Chain Management

    Globalization, specialization and outsourcing are changing the way we work. Global information workers need to collaborate in a way that is seamless, synchronized and secure. Microsoft’s 2007 Office System provides a platform for building composite solutions...
  • Search and Destroy!

    Including contributions from (amongst others) McAfee, SonicWALL, Computer Associates and Sophos, this article is a great primer to help you understand all you need to know about cleaning malware off your computer "The main malware differentiator is visibility...
  • Microsoft Office for Architects

    With the 2007 Office System, Microsoft Office has evolved beyond a productivity suite into a unified solutions platform that makes enterprise data and processes more accessible and relevant to users. Composed of clients, servers, services, and tools,...
  • Security in Windows Vista, 2007 Office and Exchange 2007

    "Office 2007 presents a radically different way of working, with employees no longer limited to the desktop and company information being disseminated far more effectively. A new way of working needs a new paradigm for security, and Windows Vista is designed...
  • 2 Day BPIO UK Partner Workshop!!!

    Microsoft UK are running a 2-day in-depth, instructor-led sales readiness workshop for partners. Partners will be introduced to the concepts of the Business Productivity Infrastructure Optimisation (BPIO) campaign to help understand the: Current market...
  • UK Customers, Raise Your Profile!

    The Microsoft UK Mid Market reference programme is a joint initiative between Microsoft and key customers aimed at showcasing innovative use of Microsoft technologies through Microsoft funded joint sales and marketing activities. The reference programme...
  • Microsoft European SharePoint Conference 2007

    Nice to see Microsoft using it's own InfoPath Forms Services Technology to power the registration site for the Microsoft European SharePoint Conference 2007 . The first ever Microsoft European SharePoint Conference will be held in Berlin, February...
  • Microsoft Partners and Offshore Development

    This evening session on the 24th January, London, UK, will provide an overview of the opportunity for ISV’s to outsource development to the Philippines and Vietnam. The presentations will cover various aspects of offshore software development and introduce...
  • The Demo Showcase & Office 2007 Launch (Part 2)

    There's another fantastic scenario contained with the Demo Showcase which expertly shows off the amazing conditional formatting and newly designed table capabilities of Microsoft Excel 2007. In the scenario, we assume the character of Patricia Doyle...
  • Which Superhero Are You?

    I blame John Westworth for this... Your results: You are The Flash Fast, athletic and flirtatious. The Flash 75% Iron Man 60% Spider-Man 45% Batman 45% Green Lantern 45% Superman 40% Wonder Woman 40% Hulk 40% Supergirl 35% Robin 35% Catwoman 10% Click...
  • The Demo Showcase & Office 2007 Launch (Part 1)

    One of the great things about the Demo Showcase is the Office 2007 content it contains. One of the scenarios let's you assume the role of Julia, the HR Manager at Contoso who needs to publish a HR newsletter on a regular basis. Now, to me, Julia looks...
  • The Enchanted Office

    Once upon a time, in a land not so far far away, there lived a beautiful piece of software... If ever you needed to understand just how Microsoft managed to turn the Office frog into the handsome prince, this fairytale could just be what you need... ...