Here is the April schedule of Technical Enablement workshops, by technology. These online workshops offer you information to understand the market opportunity and build your Microsoft product knowledge:

  • Power Start Workshops – focus on new product features and presales opportunities (Cost: 1 Advisory Hour)
  • Momentum Workshops – build deep deployment and development skills (Cost: 1 Advisory Hour)
  • Practice Accelerator – add a new Microsoft practice or expand an existing practice (Cost: 10 Advisory Hours)

Learn more about Partner Advisory Hours.

All workshops are presented by Microsoft experts via Microsoft Office Live Meeting. If you don’t see a workshop that fits your schedule, email the Partner Services and Support team or call (800) MPN-SOLVE (676-7658).

For additional training opportunities, you can build your learning plan or view upcoming local activities at any time.

Date Workshop Title Level
Microsoft Dynamics
Momentum Workshops
2-Apr Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 Momentum Workshop: CRM Connector Insight 300
6-Apr Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Momentum Workshop: Implementing Claims-Based Authentication and Internet-Facing Deployment (IFD) 300
10-Apr Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Momentum Workshop: Creating Workflows and Dialogs 300
27-Apr Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Momentum Workshop: Customizing CRM 2011 300
30-Apr Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Momentum Workshop: Implementing Claims-Based Authentication and Internet-Facing Deployment (IFD) 300
Power Start Workshops
16-Apr Microsoft Dynamics Sure Step Power Start Workshop: Overview for Partners 200
24-Apr Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Power Start Workshop: CRM 2011 and Microsoft SharePoint Integration 200
26-Apr Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Power Start Workshop: CRM 2011 Data Import and Data Modification 200
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Practice Accelerator  
Apr 9–12 Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 200
Microsoft Lync Server 2010
Practice Accelerator
Apr 16–19 Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Enterprise Voice NEW! 200
Apr 2–5 Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Enterprise Voice NEW! 200
Apr 30–May 3 Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Enterprise Voice NEW! 200
Momentum Workshops  
4-Apr Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Momentum Workshop: Migration and Coexistence 300
12-Apr Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Momentum Workshop: Planning, Setup, and Deployment 300
27-Apr Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Momentum Workshop: Enterprise Voice Overview 300
Power Start Workshops
16-Apr Microsoft Lync 2010 Power Start Workshop: Microsoft Lync 2010 Overview 100
26-Apr Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Power Start Workshop: Introduction to Lync 2010 Development 200
Microsoft Office 365
Practice Accelerator
Apr 9–12 Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Office 365 NEW! 200
Apr 23–26 Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Office 365 NEW! 200
Momentum Workshops
6-Apr Microsoft Office 365 Momentum Workshop: Forefront Online Protection for Exchange (FOPE) 300
9-Apr Microsoft Office 365 Momentum Workshop: Office 365 Directory Synchronization, Federation, and Single Sign-on 300
13-Apr Microsoft Office 365 Momentum Workshop: Exchange Online Hybrid Deployment 300
23-Apr Microsoft Office 365 Momentum Workshop: Office 365 Exchange Online Simple Mail Migration Options 300
Power Start Workshops
18-Apr Microsoft Office 365 Power Start Workshop: Selling Office 365 to Small- and Medium-sized Businesses (SMBs) 200
Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
Practice Accelerator
Apr 23–26 Practice Accelerator for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 200
Momentum Workshops
3-Apr SharePoint 2010 Momentum Workshop: Applying Updates in SharePoint 2010 Server Farm Environments 300
11-Apr SharePoint 2010 Momentum Workshop: Governing Content Types, Policies, and Taxonomy Services in SharePoint 2010 300
18-Apr SharePoint 2010 Momentum Workshop: Understanding SharePoint 2010 Topology 300
20-Apr SharePoint 2010 Momentum Workshop: Business Continuity Management Features in SharePoint 2010 300
25-Apr SharePoint 2010 Momentum Workshop: Publishing SharePoint Sites 300
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 NEW!
Practice Accelerator  
Apr 2–5 Practice Accelerator for Business Intelligence 300
Momentum Workshops
5-Apr Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Momentum Workshop: Performance Optimization in SQL Server 2012 300
Power Start Workshops
9-Apr Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Power Start Workshop: Overview 200
11-Apr Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Power Start Workshop: Design Your Infrastructure with AlwaysOn 200
19-Apr Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Power Start Workshop: AlwaysOn in SQL Server 2012 200
Microsoft System Center Family
Momentum Workshops
4-Apr Microsoft System Center Service Manager 2012 Momentum Workshop: System Center Service Manager 2012 Web Portal 300
17-Apr System Center Service Manager 2012 Momentum Workshop: How the Service Catalog and Request Fulfillment Enables IT as a Service 300
Microsoft Virtualization
Practice Accelerator
Apr 2–5 Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) 200
Momentum Workshops
2-Apr Microsoft Virtualization Momentum Workshop: Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) 2008 R2 Technical Overview 300
10-Apr Microsoft Virtualization Momentum Workshop: Hyper-V Networking Deep Dive 300
25-Apr Microsoft Virtualization Momentum Workshop: Hyper-V R2 Server Virtualization Migration Scenarios 300
Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010
Power Start Workshops
20-Apr Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2010 Power Start Workshop: Scrum Methodology 200
Windows 7
Practice Accelerator
Apr 23–16 Practice Accelerator for Optimized Desktop 200
Momentum Workshops
17-Apr Windows Internet Explorer 9 Developer Readiness Momentum Workshop: Deep Dive Into HTML5 300
30-Apr Windows Internet Explorer 9 Developer Readiness Momentum Workshop: Developer Overview of IE9 300
Windows Azure
Momentum Workshops
5-Apr Windows Azure Momentum Workshop: Managing, Debugging, and Monitoring Windows Azure 300
12-Apr Windows Azure Momentum Workshop: Windows Azure Storage 300
13-Apr Windows Azure Momentum Workshop: Introduction to Windows Azure AppFabric 200
19-Apr Windows Azure Momentum Workshop: Managing, Debugging, and Monitoring Windows Azure 300
23-Apr Windows Azure Momentum Workshop: Windows Azure Compute 300
24-Apr Windows Azure Momentum Workshop: Introduction to Windows Azure AppFabric 200