Desktop Sales Accelerator Program

System Builders: Accelerate sales of Windows® Vista and 2007 Microsoft® Office system!  Check out the Desktop Sales Accelerator – a Microsoft initiative to provide you with the essential training, tools, and resources to drive demand for PCs preloaded with genuine Windows® Vista and 2007 Microsoft® Office system. By participating, you will receive OEM SalesCenter vouchers…


Windows Vista® is Ready, Are you?

  Get into Windows Vista and be able to confidently tell your customers why they need a Windows Vista PC from you today.   Take advantage of the sales tools and training materials in the Windows Vista Sales Accelerator to help you grow your business through increased sales of PCs with Windows Vista!  When you…


Windows Vista ROI Calculator

Here is an excellent tool which helps companies determine the potential benefits and return on investment from implementing Windows Vista Business or Windows Vista Enterprise developed by independent company called Alinean Inc.  


Webcast: Windows Vista is ready. Are you?

WHEN:      Thursday, August 2, 2007 9 AM PacificThursday, August 16, 2007 9 AM Pacific  WHERE:    Part 1: 2:   Part 1 of 2:  Windows Vista is Compatible. Did you know that over 1.9 million hardware devices are compatible with Windows Vista?  Did you know that Windows Vista has 4 times as many logo’d apps…


Q&A for Adding Windows Vista Clients to Your Windows SBS 2003 Environment

Hello Everyone, below are the follow-up questions & answers from the Adding Windows Vista Clients to Your Windows SBS 2003 Environment webcast presented on Thursday, June 21, 2007.  To download the PowerPoint presentation, please visit BOB Wired at:  There you will find a link with a username & password to access a number of…


Webcast: Adding Windows Vista Clients to Your Windows SBS 2003 Environment

WHEN:      Thursday, June 21, 2007 9AM Pacific   WHERE:   WHAT:      As a computer professional, you understand the benefits that Windows Vista adds to a small business environment. You know that increased security, better manageability, and enhanced productivity will improve the ROI for your SBS customers. If you’ve been wanting to know how to…


Windows Vista Deployment Center is Live!!

It’s been in the works for a while and now we are proud to present the Windows Vista Deployment Center. It may seem strange to think about it this way, but the OEM System Builder Technology Team has worked hard to make deployments simple, or at least simple for you to understand. And with the…


Windows Vista and Outlook 2007 in the Windows SBS 2003 Environment

Have you ever tried to use the Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003 (Windows SBS) client deployment tools to join a Windows Vista-based computer to a Windows SBS network?  You may have found that when you click Connect to the network now on the Network Configuration Web page, and error message is displayed.  Additionally, when you…


Windows Vista Hardware Compatibility

You can find a list of compatible hardware for Vista at  This link is a list of hardware that has past the Windows Hardware Quality Labs testing and are certified. We also released the Windows Vista Hardware Assessment tool.  This is an inventory, assessment, and reporting tool that will find computers on a network…


SB: Deploying Windows Vista in Business. How to navigate the implementation waters.

Hi everyone,  If you are installing Windows Vista in a business environment, then this webcast is for you.  I strongly recommend you attending. Here are the details: Event Date:3/15/2007 Presenter:Doug Thompson Event Time:9:00 AM Pacific, USA & Canada (DST) = GMT – 08:00 Duration:60 minutes Course Level:100 Description:Windows Vista improved security and manageability over Windows…