The Electric Wand

Weekly tips from the "Tip o' the Week" email distribution inside of Microsoft.

November, 2009

  • Exchange in the cloud or on the ground?

    Following the price cut on the desperately-in-need-of-renaming BPOS services recently, I’ve been talking with a few people about the where the tipping point might be for running Exchange in house vs using some form of hosted provision. There are...
  • Microsoft Online Services prices cut

    The snappily-titled Microsoft Business Productivity Online Services (BPOS) offering, announced some price cuts the other day… I heard from someone internally that the price cuts were driven by increased economy of scale – ie. as more customers signed...