In these challenging times, its good to see the groups around Microsoft focussing on saving customers money. This Series of live meetings stood out for me……they help you to understand better where Microsoft can make a difference to the efficiency and effectiveness of your ERP implementation:

          Transform your SAP/Oracle* ERP business value with Microsoft Business Intelligence Solutions
Wednesday January 28th 2009, 10:00-11:30
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     This Live Meeting examines how you can unlock the business intelligence in your SAP/Oracle ERP environment to deliver insight to users throughout your organisation at a fraction of the cost and complexity of alternative performance management solutions.  You will find out about how you can deliver business intelligence to SAP/Oracle ERP users throughout your organisation using Microsoft business intelligence and performance management solutions to simplify the analysis of complex information.

 

     Unlock the value of SAP/Oracle* ERP data with better collaboration and integration with Microsoft Office
Wednesday February 4th 2009, 10:00-11:30
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     This Live Meeting examines how organisations can manage SAP/Oracle ERP content and business processes, simplify how people find and share information across boundaries, and enable better informed decisions using SharePoint Server and Duet (SAP users) to enable users to interact with SAP using familiar Microsoft Office productivity applications.


Optimise your SAP/Oracle* ERP infrastructure with Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008
Wednesday January 21st 2009, 10:00-11:30 (Replay Available)
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     This Live Meeting examines how organisations can dramatically reduce the cost of running their SAP/Oracle* ERP environment and improve their business agility with a fully scalable, resilient and high performance Windows environment.   You will find out how you can run SAP/Oracle ERP on Microsoft with Windows Server 2008 as a secure and scalable operating system, use Hyper-V to consolidate application workloads across multiple underutilised server machines and SQL Server 2008 for high performance data management.

 

    * The Live Meetings are relevant for users of SAP, Oracle Applications, J.D. Edwards, PeopleSoft and Siebel