August, 2007

  • APO University

    The APO (Application Platform Optimisation) Sales University is a comprehensive three day sales readiness programme that will prepare and arm strategic partners with the knowledge and tools to drive growth and win customers on the Microsoft Application...
  • Selling with Infrastructure Optimisation

    This one day workshop will provide partners with the tools and techniques required to leverage Infrastructure Optimization to increase their sales pipelines. This workshop will show delegates how to identify new opportunities using IO as well as how IO...
  • Tafiti

    SilverLight and Search - Nice :) http://www.tafiti.com/ Technorati tags: SilverLight , Search
  • Ever wanted directions to the Microsoft UK Offices ... .. ..

    Look no further than the How To Find Us Page
  • Playing with Roundtable prototype

    Ewan has a great post on RoundTable and Office Communications Server .. .. See if you can spot me on the post :) Technorati tags: Office+communicator , Office+Communications+server , ocs , occ , RoundTable
  • Special Offer: Forefront Security for Exchange Server

    Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server integrates multiple scan engines from industry-leading security firms to provide comprehensive protection for messaging environments. Along with Microsoft Antigen for Exchange, Forefront and helps to provide...
  • And talking of the Business Data Catalogue .. ..

    One of the best features of MOSS (in my humble opinion) is the Business Data Catalogue . However, it could be difficult hand coding the Application Definition File .. .. .. Until now .. .. .. The new SharePoint Development Kit includes a BDC Application...
  • Want to search Microsoft CRM from SharePoint?

    The Microsoft Israel team have put together a great post about searching CRM from SharePoint by using the Business Data Catalogue. "Integrating your CRM application into your portal can definitely add to productivity, efficiency, and it sure looks good...
  • Windows Vista Hardware Assessment 2.1 Released

    The Windows Vista Hardware Assessment is a tool that will find computers on a network and perform a detailed inventory of the computers using Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI). Through use of the detailed inventory data, the tool will assess and...
  • Interested in Infrastructure Optimisation?

    Then you might be interested in this whole load of readiness training we have .. .. .. Infrastructure Optimization (Part 01 of 11): Realize the Value of IT Investments (Level 100) http://www.msreadiness.com/CourseDetail.aspx?id=6457 Infrastructure Optimization...
  • Sales of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server Break $800 Million

    Bit late on this one but great news for partners. REDMOND, Wash. — July 26, 2007 — Today, at Microsoft’s 2007 Financial Analyst Meeting, the company reported that its Microsoft ® Office SharePoint ® Server business generated revenue of more than $800...
  • The Microsoft Partner BPIO web site is live

    The Business Productivity Infrastructure Optimization Customer Campaign supports Microsoft partner sales and solutions built on the 2007 Microsoft Office system. Included in this DVD are the full materials, demos and videos needed to deliver the four...
  • Microsoft Office Project Conference 2007 EMEA

    Microsoft is pleased to announce the 3rd annual Microsoft Office Project Conference EMEA Technorati tags: Project , Microsoft+Project The Conference will be held from 3-5 December 2007 at the Auditorium Hotel, Madrid. Attend this 3 day conference and...
  • Introducing Windows Live SkyDrive!

    Thanks for your help testing Windows Live Folders. It’s been a month and a half since our first release, and today we’re making three major announcements! First, we’re happy to announce our new name: Second, we’ve been listening intently to your feedback...
  • Make Licensing Easier for your users

    The licensing marketing team has just launched a major refresh of the UK "how to buy" (licensing) pages. Take a look at the new content and tell your customers about it. Feedback appreciated.
  • Want to know more about Office Business Applications?

    44SE008 - Office Business Applications (OBA) Technical Briefing for UK Partners Summary: This two day technical briefing explores an emerging category of applications, known as Office Business Applications (OBA). It explores the technologies that underpin...
  • HiSoftware Selected by Microsoft to Develop Accessibility Kit for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server

    Shared-source software kit will advance the accessibility of SharePoint-based solutions for people with disabilities Nashua, NH — July 31, 2007 — HiSoftware (www.hisoftware.com), a leading provider of software, services and managed operation solutions...
  • Want to try out SQL Server 2008?

    Preview Upcoming Releases: SQL Server 2008 July CTP now available ! We are always working on something new to make SQL Server even better. We now have SQL Server 2008 July CTP available for testing. Work with Microsoft to make SQL Server perfect for...
  • Are you a UK Web Agency?

    If so, you should take a look at the recently update Web Agency Blog . "Welcome to the Microsoft blog for and about UK Web Agencies - the purpose of this blog is to present news, information and resources that will be of interest to designers, developers...
  • Office Communications Server and Communicator Trial Downloads

    We are happy to announce that The Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 Trial Download is now available and can be found HERE This download will include both Enterprise Edition and Standard Edition Servers. Additionally, a trial download for Office...
  • The BIG SharePoint Resource List

    If you're looking for something to do with SharePoint then it's worth checking out the Big SharePoint Resource List . Lots and lots of useful information. Technorati tags: SHAREPoint , moss , wss
  • Microsoft SOA & Business Process Conference 2007

    Microsoft is pleased to announce the 2007 Microsoft SOA & Business Process Conference to be held from October 29th through November 2nd, 2007 at the Microsoft Conference Center on the Microsoft Campus in Redmond, WA. During 4 days of breakout sessions...
  • Business Desktop Deployment Training for Partners

    We are pleased to announce the new Desktop Deployment Planning Services Readiness (BDD v3) Workshop for partners for H1 · Duration : 4 Days · Cost: £400 · No of Deliveries in H1 – 4 (First date on 25 th September)– with more planned if demand outstrips...
  • Office Communications Server Downloads

    Looks like there's a whole host of new downloads available for Office Communications Server . Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 SDK With the Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 SDK, you can integrate Office Communicator 2007 in Windows and Web applications...
  • Windows Performance Point Training

    Looking for Performance Point Training? Look no further than the Partner Readiness Site ISV Web Seminar Series Part 3/4: Microsoft PerformancePoint Server (PPS) - Monitoring Web Seminars (On Demand) Available Now! (5/17/2007) Audience: Technical Come...