DEC 2009 PARTNER READINESS & TRAINING NEWSLETTER Core Infrastructure | Business Productivity | Application Platform | Software+Services | Sales & Licensing Dear Partner Please find below the latest Training and Skills development content for Microsoft Partners. This newsletter is split by Category area and shortcuts are available in the above menu….
If you didn’t attend the SharePoint conference, you can now pay for access to download the videos and PPT’s from the SharePoint conference website. Customers and Partners can purchase access to the public site for $399. Sign up details are available on http://www.mssharepointconference.com
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/solutionaccelerators/dd537566.aspx Assess your current IT infrastructure and determine the right Microsoft technologies for your IT needs.
http://www.microsoft.com/2010/ Download the new 2010 beta technology including SharePoint Office Exchange Project Visio
Please find details of a new tool that has been developed in the UK for Gold and Certified Partners. It will give a quick view of what partner programme benefits are or aren’t being utilised. Partner View: www.microsoft.com/uk/partner/healthcheck
The eval guides for 2010 are here: IT Pro http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=167123 Dev http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=cffb14e8-88a9-43bd-87aa-4792ab60d320&displaylang=en
This morning Stephen Elop announced the following BPOS changes; · A revised pricelist · Increased mailbox storage from 5B to 25GB and administrative scripting tools · A number of new customers such as Aon, Aviva and McDonalds · Release to new countries The following table shows the price differences for the 5-249 category;…
Well, the time is nearly upon us. Another year, another location. A slightly more exciting location for that matter. For all UK participants that are attending the conference, I strongly recommend signing up to the SharePoint UK Participant Linked In page, where you will also be invited to a once in a life…
Hi All, I’ve had a number of requests recently for market data regarding SharePoint and Microsoft Technologies http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/itanalyst/default.mspx I strongly recommend: Magic Quadrant for Horizontal Portals (Gartner Research, Sept. 17, 2009) Magic Quadrant for Information Access Technology (Gartner Research, Inc., Sept. 2, 2009) The Forrester Wave: Collaboration Platforms, Q3 2009 (Forrester, August 6, 2009, .pdf…