Technology Roadmap event for IT Managers

One of the common requests I receive from folks is around the Microsoft Technology Roadmap. Everyone wants to know what the future of a given product or platform will be so they can make better decisions around how to use (or buy) our technologies. I found out there is an event coming up on Thursday…


TechNet Events Presents: Meet Windows PowerShell – No Matter Who You Are

Wow, I know the month of March so far seems like a month of “advertising” and “marketing” from me, but that is not my intent.  I do need to get the word out on the May series of TechNet Events that will be hitting 5 cities in the West Region.  I will have more technical…


SharePoint Server 2010 Excel Services

During Tech Ed 2010, I had a chance to interview John Campbell, Program Manager for Excel Services.  SharePoint Server 2010 has quite a few features and if you are new to the product, it can be confusing as to what component provides what capability.  One of the services that tends to be nebulous at first…


Bytes by TechNet Launches

I am pleased to announce that we launched Bytes by TechNet for IT Professionals.  Bytes by TechNet is a 22 part interview series of Microsoft Influencers and Community talking about the major Microsoft products and technologies in small tidbits of fun and consumable audio (5-7min) and video formats. The interviews were recorded at Tech-Ed in…


Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Launch

Calling all IT Pros, Calling All IT Pros!!!!!  The website for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Launch just went live yesterday!!! If you are interested in attending the Launch event in a city near you, please note the main Launch website is:  Once you hit the web site, I want to make sure you…


Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 Beta goes Public

Just found out today that Microsoft Office 2010 Beta is now freely available to the public to download and test.  Along with Office 2010 Beta, you can also grab SharePoint 2010 Beta! Get Office 2010 Beta here:  Get SharePoint Server 2010 Beta here:  Harold Wong


IT Pro Momentum Program Results (MOSS 2007 Pilot) – Anonymous Company

Objectives of the project:  What problem did you set out to solve?  Really just getting a look at the product from a document management standpoint and team workspace. Are you piloting or deploying the products?  Piloted.  We are not deploying to production other than Project Server. Xerox Docushare, Heat and Document Locator won out over…