MITPro

The TechNet blog for medium size business IT Pros. In our discussion here, a medium size business IT Pro supports 25-500 PCs and 1-10 servers.

September, 2005

  • Ballmer on Microsoft's Midmarket Strategy

    The VAR Business site today quotes Ballmer in "Microsoft Stakes Out the Middle". "The midmarket customer is the least well-served customer across a spectrum of people involved in IT today," he says. "They are challenged in dealing with complexity and...
  • Microsoft offer for financing for Small Business Partners

    Eric Ligman posts about a Microsoft offer for financing for Small Business Partners, including not only hardware and software, but also IT SERVICES! If your partner doesn't know about this - point them to the Microsoft Capital Home and take advantage...
  • Medium Business Solution for Collaboration Services v 1.0

    Medium Business Solution for Collaboration Services v 1.0 is available for download. Tell then MITPro blog sent you. Quick Description This solution provides guidance that can be used to plan, build, deploy, and operate collaboration services in...
  • SMB Hosted Unified Communications Services Foley'd

    Mary Jo Foley reports : "According to partners, who requested anonymity, a hush-hush Microsoft team known as the Unified Communications Services group is working on the hosted SMB (small/midsize business) bundle. The offering will likely include e...
  • Try Server Software Free Before You Buy

    Check out the Trial Software Center . You can download Microsoft sofware you are considering for deployment, and try it out in your environment for free. For example, you can order a free (for 60 days) copy of Microsoft Small Business Financials 8.0....
  • Everything Counts (In Large Amounts)

    Steveb's most recent exec mail pours out roadmap info and special customer love for medium business (50-250 PCs). You can grab the exec mail RSS feed here . Steve and Bill are speaking this week at the Business Summit 2005, read their stuff here. If...