The Amazing Adventures of Geek Girl

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

December, 2009

  • Microsoft Project 2010 Webcast – Register Now!

    Would you like to see the forthcoming Microsoft Project 2010 release demonstrated live?   Keshav Puttaswamy, Group Program Manager, Microsoft, will discuss and demonstrate core capabilities and features of the upcoming release – Microsoft Project...
  • The Most Exciting Thing to hit 2009 – 2010 Betas!

              Help make your job easier and your company's IT more flexible. The next wave of productivity is here—but don't take our word for it. Be among the first to download the 2010 betas today, and see why we're so excited about...
  • Microsoft Exchange 2010 Live Meeting Series for Microsoft Partners

    My fantastic colleagues Julian Datta and Tony Cocks are hosting a series of live meetings for Microsoft partners, highlighting the benefits Exchange 2010 can bring to your customers: -------------------------------------------------------------------...
  • Microsoft Project 2010 upcoming webcasts - mark your calendars!

    We are happy to announce the following upcoming webcasts on Project and Project Server 2010. These webcasts will be delivered by members of the product group and Project MVPs. Expect other webcasts in the coming months. Tittle Description Presenter Date...
  • SharePoint Conference content now available to non-attendees for $399

    This year, the fantastic SharePoint Conference took place in Las Vegas. Anyone who wasn’t able to attend in person is now able to download the SPC content for a cost of $399.   Attendees already know the value of MySPC with session recordings, PowerPoint...
  • Free Windows Server 2008 R2 eBook

    My esteemed colleague, Matt McSpirit , would like to announce to all interested parties that a Windows Server 2008 R2 eBook is available for free download. More details and the download link can be found on Matt’s blog .
  • Exciting BPOS Changes

    I’m very excited to tell you about the recent changes to BPOS (Business Productivity Online Suite)!   Firstly, we’ve lowered the price for BPOS, from £10.07 to £6.69 per user per month! More price change details are shown in the following table:...
  • Changes to Microsoft UK Telephone Numbers

    Microsoft have recently changed a few telephone numbers (helping partners and customers to reduce their call costs and helping Microsoft to reduce telephony costs). These changes may affect partners and customers trying to contact Microsoft.   Phone...
  • Project and Portfolio Management Demos now hosted on TechNet

    My previous post told you all about how Microsoft partners can download Project and Portfolio management virtual PCs. Another option available is to make use of the hosted virtual labs available on TechNet . TechNet Virtual Labs: Microsoft Enterprise...
  • Project and Portfolio Management Demo Images available to Microsoft Partners

    A little while ago we announced v4 of the EPM VPC – a downloadable, populated demo environment that partners can use to demonstrate the Microsoft Project and Portfolio Management solution to customers. This can be downloaded from the Microsoft Partner...
  • Project Server 2007 Performance Testing White Paper and Performance Lab Kit

      Apologies for the recent radio silence – a very hectic schedule has unfortunately left little time for blogging. But fear not, I have been storing all blog-worthy news and announcements like nuts for the winter, and now present them for your reading...