AVAILABLE NOW: Business Productivity Online Services Suite (BPOS)

What is BPOS? BPOS provides enterprise-class email, intranet, and instant messaging available via monthly subscription at highly competitive prices. With a minimum order of 5 seats, BPOS is particularly relevant to breadth customers who are looking for enterprise-level functionality and reliability, such as that provided by Exchange, but who may be unwilling or unable to…



We have just launched a security “quiz” using DeepZoom technology.  You have to zoom into photographs to find security problems and when you find all 5 you enter the competition.  Play here: ITinsecurity Whilst there are 5 things to find, some enterprising security people have been finding a couple more as well!  Have a go…


A no-nonsense guide to Software Assurance benefits

In these times, there are several approaches that organisations are taking to ensure survival. One of which Microsoft is trying to help with is making the most of what you have got already. One of the examples of this and something we are often shocked about is customers that have a Software Agreement (SA) with…


Citrix iForum 2009 Conference

Citrix and Microsoft joint solutions are based on tight integration of Citrix solutions with Window Server 2008, Hyper-V server virtualisation and terminal services / presentation virtualisation, and with the System Center management tools especially Virtual Machine Manager. Microsoft is proud to be a platinum sponsor at this year’s Citrix iForum 2009 event taking place in…


Windows 2008 Server Foundation launched

  Windows Server 2008 Foundation is a cost-effective, easy-to-deploy, and reliable server operating system that provides small businesses with up to 15 users with the foundation to run the most prevalent business applications as well as share information and resources. Foundation is an OEM-only product. More info: www.microsoft.com/windowsfoundationserver


The results are in: TechNet Virtual Conference

The IT Manager track is coming along nicely. We have some excellent speakers that featured at TechEd EMEA 2008, as well as our very own IT Manager here at Microsoft UK. Whilst that is progressing, thanks to all of you that voted in the TechNet Virtual conference session poll for the technical track.  We have…