Save the Date – trust me!

                                                                                                                                           Daniel just put this perfectly in the latest MSDN newsletter. You may not think it is perfect as it doesn’t tell you a whole lot but trust us! Daniel & I had to fight to even get this much info out to at this stage Keep the 18th & 19th March free in…


Happy Halloween

To celebrate this spooky day, here are some Halloween themed things from the Office team, including- Halloween clip art magnets- Halloween card templates          


Who is your security foe??

  So this is very marketing but I actually quite like it (shame on me!!) I stumbled across the new Microsoft Forefront website, which gives you all the latest information on the product. But before you get to the serious stuff, you can choose your foe i.e. you vs aliens you vs zombies you vs secret agents you…


Happy Birthday Blue Monster

Steve, who has been so involved with the conception of Blue Monster and its journey over the last year, points out that it is the Monsters 1st birthday today In short, as Steve puts it…Blue Monster = Conversation The monster may be a little controversial and has been accepted in varying degrees by people, but…


Cool gadget for Office tips and tricks

No it isn’t Mr Paperclip or whatever he is called 😉 It’s the Windows Vista gadget to update you on tips and tricks – download from here


Launched: System Center Mobile Device Manager 2008

  As Jason wrote about recently, at CTIA Wireless on 23rd October, Microsoft announced System Center Mobile Device Manager 2008 What is Mobile Device Manager 2008? Mobile Device Manager 2008 is a solution that gives organizations enhanced on-device security and over-the-air policy enforcement. It allows IT professionals to more easily manage phones within the organization,…


TechEd IT Forum – Full, but all is not lost

For those of you that are attending TechEd IT Forum in Barcelona next month, then I am looking forward to seeing you. We have now finalised details for the UK party so look out for the official invitation next week! For those of you that are unable to attend, then you can still get a…


The current TechNet webcast series

2007 Microsoft Office System: Plan and Deploy with Confidence Active Directory: Learn the Basics and Master Advanced Concepts Agility Now: Take Control of Your IT Infrastructure Ask the Security Experts: Understand the Latest in Digital Security Business Intelligence with SQL Server 2005: Transform Data into Decisions Exchange Server in Depth: Master Concepts and Optimize Your…


Yes I am going to say it….Licensing

We have begun to realise in our team that some IT folk have more to do with licensing than we had realised, so in the lastyear or so we have tired to step up and help IT professionals with licensing. We regularly put on TechNet events that fill out – the next one is in…


SharePoint & Infopath Training resources

Darren wrote a really great post on SharePoint and Infopath training which I wanted to share As well as a big hats off to Darren for for including TechNet 🙂