The Amazing Adventures of Geek Girl

Tara Hellier at Microsoft. ECM, EPM, Enterprise Search, Office and so many other shiny things.

August, 2009

  • SharePoint Licensing Training Available for Partners

    Licensing for Microsoft products can be a complicated beast! To aid your understanding of SharePoint licensing, three licensing training sessions are now available – essential viewing for any SharePoint partner!   Selling’s Cool– Selling Microsoft...
  • Upcoming SharePoint Partner Readiness Live Meetings – Register NOW!

    The UK SharePoint partner team have worked long and hard to come up with a series of partner readiness sessions focused around SharePoint. Part of this is a series of sales readiness Live Meetings, known as the Live Series. Each meeting will be one hour...
  • Natal on display at European Games Convention!

    Massively off topic for this blog, but I just couldn’t resist posting about the first public display of Natal at the European Games Convention in Germany. I can’t wait until this technology is available for everyone to use!   For those that aren...
  • Project Server Report Pack 2 – Webcast today at 4pm

    Slightly short notice, but there will be a webcast today (4pm – 5pm BST) around the EPM 2007 Report Pack- well worth watching, particularly if you or your customers are interested in EPM reporting. Register for the webcast here . Event Overview The Microsoft...
  • Project Conference is getting closer – have you registered?

    The Microsoft Project Team is pleased to announce exciting updates for the 5th Project Conference in Phoenix, Arizona from September 14-17, 2009. Offering 75+ sessions for Project Conference 2009 – view all session details including speakers, titles and...
  • EPM VPC v4 available now! Upgrade today!

    The last PPM/EPM 2007 VPC v4 based on Project 2007 is out! The current v3 will expire mid-August, so you want to get v4 as soon as possible!   Project and Portfolio Management (PPM/EPM) VPC v4 VPC version: 4.0 Expiration date: 11/1/2010 Size: 18GB...
  • Project Conference 2009 marketing materials now available for partners

      Are you going to Project Conference 2009 ? If not, why not? You’ll miss out on the first 2010 announcements, including Project Ignite , which will help you prepare for deployment, operation and customisation of Project Server 2010! If you are going...
  • Become a Demo Master!

    2010 isn’t too far away, and EPM partners need to act now to make sure they’re fully equipped to provide amazing product demos. Watch this video, produced by certain famous faces in the EPM product team over in Redmond, to find out the recommended hardware...
  • Are you using the UK SI Partner Toolkit?

      If not, why not?!   At the beginning of 2009, your intrepid team of Partner Technology Advisors worked night and day to create and collate all of the best resources for SharePoint, Enterprise Project Management, Unified Communications, Business...
  • PTS becomes PTA

    On July 1st, Partner Technology Specialists (PTS) officially became known as Partner Technology Advisors (PTA). But don’t panic, other than the job title change, not too much has changed – we’re still committed to exciting and enabling partners to use...
  • Upcoming Project developer-related Webcasts and available On-Demand training

      Attention all EPM partners! There are some great developer-targeted webcasts coming soon. We also have some fantastic on-demand content, including a recording of the EPM University training. Details below.   Upcoming Project Webcasts Reporting...
  • Microsoft Office Project Portfolio Server 2007 SP2 is finally here!

    Taken from Christophe Fiessinger’s blog :   We are happy to announce the release Project Portfolio Server 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2)! Before you install this service pack it is essential that you read the following two knowledge base articles, and...