UK SBSC

This has been created specifically for Microsoft UK's Small Business Specialist Community (SBSC) partners to hear news and updates from Microsoft on areas that might interest them.

December, 2009

  • Computer Reseller News: Apprentices get Microsoft treatment

    Great coverage today on the front page of CRN for the apprenticeship scheme and Britain Works initiative. For more see: www.channelweb.co.uk
  • New anti-piracy resources for partners

    New anti-piracy resources are available for partners including: - A ‘to customer’ flyer: https://partner.microsoft.com/UK/40124975 - An overview of the different types of piracy https://partner.microsoft.com/UK/40029356 Plus lots more including resources...
  • Email shaped to fit your business: Campaign

    Have you seen our new Email campaign? Microsoft email solutions, such as Exchange, have become the world’s most widely used messaging systems, running more mailboxes for more companies around the world than any other solution. The reason for this is that...
  • BPOS Technical Training: Dec 17

    Quick reminder that  on 17 December in Reading, we’re running a  free one-day technical workshop which will enable you to plan and set-up a Microsoft Online Services (MOS) company environment. Register here to attend via the Partner Learning...
  • Business and Technical Schools: Jan 2010

    Details of Business School and Technical School for Jan have been announced as follows:   Business School: Developing new routes to market Business Schools are a series of monthly Live Meetings specifically for the Small Business Specialist Community...
  • Microsoft Partnership Scheme: open events

    The Microsoft Partner Apprenticeship Programme enables you to recruit qualified, Microsoft Certified technical support staff (the full cost of the training is funded by the Government).   If you are interested in recruiting an apprentice, there...
  • 600% rise in UK consumers taking action against software pirates

    We’ve just issued a new press release which has found: - 600% increase in the number of UK consumers reporting incidents where they had unknowingly been sold counterfeit software. - Many of the reports contained evidence that as well as being counterfeit...
  • Security Intelligence Report: 7

    Just wanted to share with you a couple of interesting graphics from the recent Microsoft Security Intelligence Report (SIR). SIR provides an in-depth perspective on the changing threat landscape including software vulnerability disclosures and exploits...