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Guest Post: Adding Telemetry to the already bulging Toolbox of the IT Pro
By Ed Baker Office Compatibility The modern IT pro has just been handed a great new productivity tool by Microsoft – Office Telemetry gives you the ability to ensure that all your carefully crafted in house add-ins, documents and solutions will work with the new Office as well as your current versions...
5 Jun 2013
Guest Post: Microsoft Office Specialist – SharePoint Importance
Sustained User Adoption is vital to ensure people using SharePoint remain productive and proactive. Pro-activity is key, since the reliance on SharePoint support will grow based – success breeds success; on solving user queries, meeting and solving business information and collaborative challenges using...
8 May 2013
Using Lync to run Tech Days Online
Hopefully many of you attended Tech Days Online last and got lots of value from the event. From a production perspective whilst it was a great deal of hard work, we really enjoyed the event and the end result. I thought I would put up a quick post on how we managed to run the communications side of...
30 Apr 2013
All those ways you didn't think Office was going to change your life
To celebrate the launch of Microsoft Office 365 in the UK we are holding a unique event taking place based on and around the specially created Route 365 bus. The 365 will travel through London for a day, playing host to a fascinating selection of speakers sharing their personal stories of how technology...
30 Jan 2013
Guest Post: Microsoft Word Research - Providing SharePoint Search features
Geoff is a SharePoint MVP, and likes to be known as a “Hands on” Technical Evangelist and works as a SharePoint Solutions Architect. He has published many articles, guides and books about SharePoint. With over 25 years of experience in information systems, he is a Fellow of the Institute of the Analysts...
15 Aug 2012
Offer: Try CloudRooms for free and learn about Office 2010 or Office 365
CloudRooms ™ is an online classroom environment with live instructors and interactive labs, allowing you to access the learning resources via a PC. It’s modular learning method has been proved to help learners retain more information while the online delivery removes unnecessary time and expense associated...
14 Aug 2012
New for BI in Excel 2013, SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server 2012 SP1
Empower all users to gain breakthrough insights as a natural part of their day-to-day activities using PowerPivot and PowerView, now in Excel. Analyse data ranging from a few rows to hundreds of millions of rows with extreme analytical performance on your desktop using Excel data models powered...
31 Jul 2012
TechEd Europe: Office 365 Data Centre Virtual Tour
When we were at TechEd Europe we were looking for those things that some of you may have missed and the things that were a bit out of the ordinary. We managed to persuade one of the Office 365 team to take us on a virtual tour of their data centre which they had in Lego format at the event. ...
18 Jul 2012
Available now: Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 1
Hop on over to the Microsoft Office Updates blog to find out more about the SP1 for our 2010 family of products , including Office, SharePoint, Project Server, FAST, Search Server, and Groove Server. Explore these further resources: Apply Office 2010 Service Pack 1 (TechNet library article) Deploy...
1 Jul 2011
Service Pack 1: Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010
Another announcement from TechEd 2011 this way comes…SP1 releases for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 are on track for the end of June. Get the highlights over on the Microsoft Office Updates blog . For more Office goodness, visit the Office Springboard pages on TechNet – your one-stop-shop for technical...
25 May 2011
9 step optimised desktop deployment programme step 1: get the most from your desktop
Step one of our nine step optimised desktop deployment programme gives an overview of how the optimised desktop will help your organisation implement a more streamlined, robust and flexible infrastructure. Learn how to apply technologies and best practices to your specific worker scenarios, including...
11 Apr 2011
New Office 2010 top task page: Application Virtualisation
Newly added to the Microsoft Office 2010 Springboard pages on TechNet, the Application Virtualisation (App-V) top task page is packed with techy guidance, videos and downloads. App-V provides a method to deploy and manage applications on client computers without installing the applications locally on...
14 Feb 2011
Join the Springboard Series Tour at Microsoft Campus - 1 November
Are you looking to plan, pilot or deploy Windows and Office? Our very own Microsoft Campus in Reading is one of the stops on the upcoming European Springboard Series Tour of Microsoft Windows, Office and MDOP Deployment Workshops. The workshops will cover Office 2010, key deployment strategies for...
27 Sep 2010
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