Mindfulness practice has permeated many aspects of Western culture—from stress-reduction therapy to everyday business practices. Mindfulness is an approach to increasing awareness of oneself and one's surroundings. Mindfulness practice began with Buddhist meditation but is being adapted to fit the more clinical and secular needs of Western treatment centers and workplaces. Here's how mindfulness is being implemented today and how it could make your workday a little brighter.
Today Software Assurance (SA) with simplified benefits management, a major milestone we originally announced at WPC, is officially available through the Microsoft Product and Services Agreement (MPSA). The MPSA significantly improves volume licensing, making it easier for customers to buy online services and software in a single foundational agreement. Including SA with MPSA provides these customers with the breadth of exclusive technologies, planning and deployment services, training, upgrade rights and other advantages of the SA program.
There’s just 44 weeks left until End-of-Support for Windows Server 2003 and many organizations are getting started planning for server migrations … And our team of awesome Microsoft MVPs is here to help!
This month, a series of Transform the Datacenter MVP Roadshow events are coming to cities across the US. These events are a great opportunity to learn more about migrating your legacy Windows Servers to Windows Server 2012 R2. You’ll also learn about going “beyond mere migration” to actually modernize your infrastructure with Microsoft Azure and Hybrid Cloud so that your resulting architecture can address growing business needs around scale, agility and cost-effectiveness.
Here’s the list of events coming your way later this month … be sure to register today for the event nearest you!
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Bringing together people with different skillsets brings new approaches to problems, allowing for more creative solutions. Author of Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do, Nichols learned the importance of knocking on doors across the hall—or ones in buildings down the street. As businesses attempt to break down silos, in particular between CIOs and CMOs, there's proof that collaborating across teams results in better solutions.
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For tech journalist Robert Scoble, new technology is not about privacy loss—it's about utility. Along with coauthor Shel Israel, Scoble has written Age of Context: Mobile, Sensors, Data, and the Future of Privacy. The book explores how sensors, wearables, social, data, and location-based technology are shaping the technology some of us are already using.