clip_image004We just launched Bytes by TechNet for IT Professionals a 22 part interview series of Microsoft Influencers and Community talking about the major Microsoft product and technologies in a small tidbits of fun and consumable audio (5-7min) and video formats. The interviews were recorded at Tech-Ed in New Orleans last week.

The program is live on TechNet with the interview done by Keith Combs and Jennelle Crothers, to be followed by a great line up of guests through November. We will be releasing these interviews weekly on TechNet.com (at the Bytes special program landing page) and additional syndication channels including Facebook, Community channels, MS learning, etc.

Also episode went live, Chris Henley speaks with Tony Safoian, Sr. CEO at SADA Systems around Online Services based on Tony's specialty of working with online implementations with his customers. They talk about the strategic value of online space, some challenges and concerns to move towards the online infrastructure, success and experiences with the customers moving to an online environment including reduce costs savings and improving the strategic value of their IT initiatives. Tony stated that Cloud makes it so that IT has the opportunity to be a strategic efficiency center of an organization as opposed to a cost center.