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  • Blog Post: Windows 10 Frequently Asked Questions

    Tim Tetrick Now that Windows 10 has released, I wanted to share a few of the frequently asked questions (and answers!) that I am getting from partners so far. Can I use the free upgrade offer to do a clean install? You cannot use the free upgrade offer to perform a clean install on the first attempt...
  • Blog Post: Project Online and Visio Online Internal Use Rights now available

    Tim Tetrick Microsoft recently announced that select competencies now include Internal Use Rights (IUR) for Project Online and Visio Online . If you’ve got a Cloud Performance Competency (Small & Midmarket Cloud Solutions, Cloud Productivity, Cloud Platform, Cloud Customer Relationship Management...
  • Blog Post: The most overlooked product at Microsoft

    Dynamics CRM has been a key product in the Microsoft family of products for over a decade, but is often overlooked by our infrastructure focused partners. I think that’s ironic since Dynamics CRM is one of the most complex Microsoft product to implement because it integrates with so many other Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Internal Use Rights for Enterprise Mobility Suite!

    Todd Sweetser Hi Cloud Partners!  My colleague Woody Walton recently blogged about the availability of EMS via OPEN here: It’s Official: Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS) hits Open License and Reseller Community Monday! ) Now how can you get up to speed on this solution? Best way is to use...
  • Blog Post: Azure in 5 Minutes: How to Activate your Azure IUR Benefit

    Jeff Stoffel Do you have Microsoft Azure Internal Use Rights (IUR) yet not sure how to activate this benefit? Please watch this video to see step by step instructions on how you can activate your IUR. Be sure to watch the rest of the series at http://azure.msts2.com Thanks for watching! Technorati Tags...
  • Blog Post: Got IUR? Save Money & Sell More!

    Sara, one of my peers asked me to post the following information... Normally I’m reticent to just repost information in the TS2 blog – but honestly, I think Internal Use Rights (IURs) are one of the most underutilized resources by partners, so anything I can do to promote the cause, I will! If you are...
  • Blog Post: Activating your Azure Internal Use Rights benefit

    Todd Sweetser Hi Cloud Sellers! Wanted to make you aware of this recently posted video that covers the steps on how to set up your Azure Internal Use Rights (IUR) benefit.  Note that Action Pack subscribers and competency partners earn a US$100 credit per month, per tenant.  This allows you...
  • Blog Post: Essential Resources for Cloud Partners

    Over the last two weeks, I’ve been on-the-road in the Northeast Area with two of my co-workers: Gail Corey and Chris Large. During that time we visited with more than eight partners, a few customers, and delivered two SMB Live events. As we neared the end of our tour, we noticed that independent of if...
  • Blog Post: How can I install Microsoft Products for Sales Demos without breaking the bank?

    Woody Walton   I am often asked by partners how they can get software for their sales teams to Demo without having to pay for the license.  There are several answers to that questions and I thought I would run them by you all as a refresher.  While investigating for a recent inquiry, I...