Hi I’m Christian Beauclair, Senior Developer Advisor at Microsoft Canada. Listening to IT Professionals across Canada, we heard clearly that in today’s ever-changing IT environment, you are tasked with finding new ways to with do more with less. From increasing productivity, reducing costs, and helping your organization move forward, flexibility is the key and you are looking for a solution, not just technology to meet your needs. We’ve also heard loud and clear it is a challenge keeping up with technology.
It’s my role and our team’s mission to ensure that we support you in understanding the possibilities of what technology can do to help you deliver on real-world solutions. That’s why we created the Energize IT Program. Energize IT is about showing you what’s possible from a solution perspective, connecting you with your peers while highlighting what others are doing in an effort to support you and your organization.
In just a couple of weeks, we will be announcing EnergizeIT program details, including registration options to our complementary event series to TechNet Flash newsletter subscribers. If you are not a subscriber, I’d encourage you to subscribe today! 2010 EnergizeIT program will be kicking off and wanted to give you a heads up. This year’s focus is on how you can leverage the Microsoft platform to help satisfy business requirements while increasing IT and end-user productivity. Through Energize IT: From the Client to the Cloud events that are being scheduled in cities across Canada , along with webcasts, our team will show you how to take advantage of the Microsoft-based platform to help your organization navigate the choppy waters of the current reality, and help provide guidance on how to get there.
You will learn how to help reduce capital costs while increasing scalability through Microsoft’s Client and Cloud approach of bringing together the best aspects of Software and the best aspects of the Internet - Software+Services. We’ll also show you the value and potential of the new Microsoft Office 2010 platform, including SharePoint 2010, to take the way you work to the next level, and how to develop the next generation of applications, both on premise and for the Cloud, using Visual Studio 2010. You will see how the power of the Microsoft platform can help you as a developer form a solution perspective. .
Subscribe to the TechNet Flash newsletter today to be the first to hear about the free Energize IT program offerings and registration details including, From the Client to the Cloud event series; Community connection events; Install Fest events, podcasts and more.
I look forward to connecting with you in the near future,
Senior Developer Advisor, Microsoft Canada Inc.