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.

March, 2011

  • SBS 2011 Essentials Readies for Release

    As originally published via the official Windows Small Business Server 2011 blog ( http://blogs.technet.com/b/sbs/archive/2011/03/29/sbs-2011-essentials-readies-for-release.aspx ): “Today, the Small Business Server (SBS) engineering team signed off the...
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011 Learning and Readiness Resources

    see here for a full listing of Windows SBS 2011 tech and sales training: https://partner.microsoft.com/global/40156189   This includes the following: Sales Windows SBS 2011 Sales Training This three-part series helps you prepare to discuss Windows...
  • Microsoft Announces Microsoft Virtual Academy Aimed at IT Professionals

    As per original press release: “Microsoft Corp. has launched a new virtual training portal aimed at IT professionals who want to learn new skills and enhance existing ones for cloud computing environments. Launched at the Microsoft Management Summit in...
  • Study Reveals Microsoft Partner Ecosystem Revenues of $580 Billion in 2010

    As per original press release: “Today, global research firm IDC issued a new white paper which estimates that members of the worldwide Microsoft ecosystem generated local revenues for themselves of $580 billion in 2010, up from $537 billion in 2009 and...
  • Windows Intune Available to Businesses of All Sizes

    As per the original press release announcement: “At the Microsoft Management Summit 2011, Microsoft Corp. today announced new IT solutions to streamline PC and device management, empower productivity and enable the modern enterprise, highlighting the...
  • How and where to download Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 as a Microsoft partner

    As republished from Eric Ligman’s original which can be found here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mssmallbiz/archive/2011/03/04/updated-how-and-where-to-download-microsoft-windows-small-business-server-2011-as-a-microsoft-partner.aspx “ When will Windows Small...
  • Get Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard now!

    As originally blogged here: http://blogs.technet.com/b/sbs/ “Today, we are proud to announce that Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2011 Standard and Premium Add-On are now fully available through all channels - from Volume Licensing to our largest...
  • Windows Intune: workshop

    This one-day hands-on workshop enables students to manage and administer computers and software through Windows Intune™. Windows Intune is a new solution that simplifies how businesses manage and secure PCs by using Windows cloud services and Windows...
  • Small business customer marketing: social media opportunities

    Would you like to participate in our small business customer marketing opportunities, specifically those leveraging social media such as Facebook? If so, contact Dell Quinn ( dequinn@microsoft.com ) to discuss.
  • Download IE9 now

    As per the original press release: “Microsoft Corp. has announced the launch of the latest version of the world’s most-used browser with the release of Windows Internet Explorer 9 in 39 languages at an event at the SXSW Interactive conference. Internet...
  • Office 365: Technical preview training at Microsoft offices, Reading

      Taking place 28 March at Microsoft offices, Reading from 9am-4.30pm, attend this technical training to receive an introduction to Office 365 and gain guidance on migrations. You will need your Live ID to register via the Partner Learning Centre...