May, 2012

  • Get Ready to Meet Windows Azure

    Streaming live from San Francisco on June 7th, 2012 An innovative online and in-person event introducing cloud-based development technologies from Windows Azure. Make sure you watch the event live online at 21:00 – 00:00 BST http://www.MeetWindowsAzure...
  • Guest Post: Providing the foundation for a High Availability BI Infrastructure

    Chris Testa-O'Neill is a Senior Consultant for Coeo Ltd, a leading provider of SQL Server Managed Support and Consulting in the UK and Europe. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for SQL Server, sole author of the MCTS SQL Server 2008 Microsoft...
  • Win amazing experiences with IE9

    Internet Explorer 9 – it’s blisteringly fast, elegantly designed and the securest browser yet. Now you have two ways to win by voting for your favourite IE9 videos . We’ve launched a competition to ask people what they would do to get IE9 at work and...
  • Microsoft Security Intelligence Report: The Evolution of Malware and the Threat Landscape – a 10-Year review

    Microsoft Trustworthy Computing team have recently published the Microsoft Security Intelligence Report (SIR) which provides information about the changing global threat landscape of exploits, vulnerabilities, and malware. This special edition of the...
  • TechNet Flash Newsletter:

    This month our newsletter was all about cloud services and learning.  We brought you content on subjects such as InfoPath, Office365, Windows Azure and the latest update on our Training and Certification programme. We publish our newsletter every...
  • Contain your Enthusiasm

    You may be aware that I am still keen on SQL Server and despite the changing nature of my role at Microsoft I still try and keep my hand in with the latest version.  One thing I overlooked until I did SQL Relay was contained database security which...
  • SQL Relay Notes and Queries

    I wanted to something different for SQL Relay last week as this is a community driven event and I didn’t want to cover areas that the other experts on the Relay team would cover. This left some gaps and I have had several follow up questions via twitter...
  • The Week that was 21st - 28th May

    We have had range of content that is just waiting to be delved into when you have a spare moment. If you’re into cloud content then this week is the week for you! Pop over to the insights video as it is perfect for you. Also it’s worth...
  • INSIGHTS VIDEO: Windows Azure: How Retail Manager Solutions changed their business

    Steve Plank sat down with Jim Chapman, CEO of Retail Manager Solutions, who talks about their move from on-premises software to the cloud and then tells us how Windows Azure has changed their business. Sales cycle times have been dramatically reduced...
  • Book of the Fortnight: Working with Microsoft Office 365

    Every couple of weeks we bring out the book of the fortnight in our TechNet Flash Newsletter. What you may not have noticed is that in with that we usually offer the book of the month at a significant discount. So it’s worth signing up to the newsletter...