May, 2006

  • KPIDraw Tool - For Business Scorecard manager

    The KPIDraw tool is a set of plug-in components for Microsoft Office Business Scorecard Manager 2005 (BSM2005) and Microsoft Office Visio 2003 (Visio). The set comprises the following components: 1) Diagram Viewer for BSM2005. This component allows the...
  • Useful Office 2007 Links

    Web Sites 2007 Microsoft Office system preview site http://www.microsoft.com/office/preview/default.mspx Windows SharePoint Services Developer Center http://msdn.microsoft.com/sharepoint/ Office Developer Center: SharePoint Server 2007 Developer...
  • Microsoft Office 2007 Beta 2: Get the Beta

    Microsoft Office 2007 Beta 2: Get the Beta . Need I say more?
  • Microsoft Office System Developers Conference - UK

    The Microsoft Office System Developers Conference is coming to town so now is the time to register. It’s the day after my birthday so all gifts and cards will be gratefully accepted. I’m going to be there “proctoring” (I’ve...
  • World Cup Football Competition - For Charity

    I’ve just set up a mini-league at SOS Football – It’s a World Cup Football competition. It’s £3 to enter and the money goes to the SOS Children Charity – The Official Charity of the FIFA World Cup. So sign up...
  • Dej Vu and Windows SharePoint Services

    I’ve had Deja Vu with a couple of customers this week I’ve demoed Windows SharePoint Services and they’ve liked it. I’ve asked if they already have Windows Server 2003 – “Yes” comes the reply. Do you have...
  • Partner Solution Finder

    Steve has written a great piece on the new Solution Finder . What I’d like to add to Steves piece is that Customers are now being pointed in the direction of this tool in order to find a partner who can help them out – so if you’re...
  • Users who just don't want to collaborate and share

    Here at Microsoft we've got some great collaboration capabilities. What I love about them is that they they integrate seamlessly with the tools I already know like Word, Excel etc. A great example of this is in Outlook. If you can send an email with an...
  • How to Harness the Value and Benefits of an Integrated IT Platform

    There’s a good couple of webcasts coming up over the next week on Infrastructure Optimisation. Might be worth pointing your customers in the direction of the IT Manager Connections page . There’s also some useful webcasts on aligning IT...
  • Office 2007 Partner Technical Readiness Training Presentations

    The Office 2007 Technical Readiness Presentations and videos are now available to download from here. The videos include information on the new UI, Business Intelligence, Knowledge Management, Document Management, Forms Server and Windows SharePoint...
  • World Cup 2006 fixture list

    The People at bCentral have put together a fantastic resource – All the world cup fixtures. Including who’s playing who. And even the channel it’s on. Download it from here. Bring on another Summer of disapointment. :-)
  • 2007 Microsoft Office Release System Requirements

    I’ve seen a few recent posts and blog comments that seem to infer that you need Windows Vista as the client and Longhorn on the Server. Take a look at the 2007 Microsoft Office Release System Requirements and you’ll see that you need Windows...
  • Desktop Deployment - Free training for UK Partners

    The Business Desktop Deployment framework is great way to help your customers rapidly deploy Microsoft Office 2003 and Windows XP so they’ll get a much quicker return on their investment. To get up to speed we’re running some courses in...