The changing world of users

OK, post number 4 in this series … Users!  We’ve previously taken a look at the new way we work, the new devices we are using to blend our home and work lives and the new applications that take advantage of these new ways of working.  In this post I’ll take a look at the…


Back to the future!

Well, after a brief stint in Dynamics, I’m headed back to STB on 11/28.  I’ll be in the Windows Server and Management team again, slightly different focus of Windows Server and end user experiences, but expect to see me back on the circuit and engaging in the community again . Looking forward to it, for…


Work Folders for Windows 7

Hi everyone Today we are excited to release the Work Folders client for Windows 7.   We know a lot of our enterprise customers are running Windows 7 and also want to take advantage of being able to sync documents from File Servers to these clients. A common question about Work Folders is it’s relationship to…


The changing world of applications

OK, post number 3 in this series … Applications!  We’ve previously taken a look at the new way we work and the new devices we are using to blend our home and work lives.  In this post I’ll take a look at the applications themselves and how they This is a 5 part series. The…


The changing world of devices

Following on from the opening post in this series where I covered the changing world of working and how a changing workforce, new devices and better network connectivity is rapidly changing not only our personal lives but also the way we want (and do) work, in this post I’ll take a look at devices, and…


The changing world of working

The way we work, the way we access information and the devices we use to do this are changing.  And fast.  As recently as a few years ago, a large portion of the technology using workforce (i.e. anyone that used a computer of some sort to get their job done) were chained to a desk…


The Phoenix post

And rise from the ashes I shall! I’m going to resurrect this blog and start posting about stuff again.  Given I’m now in the Dynamics team, I suspect you’ll see more about the world of business applications, but fear not, one thing I’ve learnt is that this technology set brings all the other parts together,…


Worldwide Partner Conference … what a BLAST!

I have had the pleasure of being at WPC this week.  We rocked in on Sunday morning to set up the hardware for the Day 2 keynotes today, and I am very happy (relieved?) to say that the demos went perfectly and our Demo Gods rocked them. In summary, here is what we covered from…


Building the MMS keynote demos

It’s been an amazing week at MMS! Every year, our team has the pleasure of being a major contributor to the success of MMS, driving the session tracks, the marketplace booths, ensuring that the content delivered is of a high quality and of course building the keynote demos . This year I had the honor…


Some more detail on Application Management sessions at MMS

So we’re only a couple of days from heading down to MMS to set up all the hardware for the keynotes (and believe me, this year we have more hardware backstage than ever before ) and ensure that MMS 2012 is an outstanding success. I wanted to provide an update to the Application Management session…