Data Mining and SQL 2008

Delivering actionable insight to every user Microsoft SQL Server 2008 empowers informed decisions with predictive analysis through complete and intuitive data mining, seamlessly integrated throughout the Microsoft BI platform and extensible into any application. Complete Inform business decisions with predictive insight through intuitive and comprehensive data mining tools available to all users. Integrated Integrate prediction…


Want to manage millions of images in SharePoint?

Then these 3rd party solutions may be of help   BlueThread (                ClearView (                Hyland Software  (                KnowledgeLake  (


New version of BDC Meta Man released –

From Lightning Tools email :- “We’ve put a new version of BDC Meta Man out there today. We’ve jumped from to in one release. We were just about to release a month ago but we found a couple of issues we wanted to fix and so decided to roll the release over….


Microsoft Business Intelligence Bootcamp Series Promotion

Attend this upcoming series of live web seminars and find out how you can help organizations quickly, effectively, and economically get access to, analyze, report on, and share the information they need to achieve corporate objectives. In this series you will learn how Microsoft Business Intelligence—a complete, fully integrated set of BI technologies, can help…


Can’t attend a Microsoft event but want to get your hands on the content?

Then try the MS Event DVD Store   2008 Shows available include Convergence 2008   Microsoft Management  Summit 2008   SharePoint 2008  Conference DVD   SharePoint 2008  Technical Resource  DVD Business Intelligence Conference 2007


Microsoft patterns & practices – SharePoint Guidance

Quick Links –                     MSDN site: SharePoint Guidance –                     Future friendly url: –                     Download: SharePoint Guidance – November 2008 –                    Codeplex site: –                    Community Forum: Guidance at a Glance This guidance helps architects and developers build SharePoint intranet applications. The guidance contains a reference implementation (RI) that demonstrates solutions to common architectural, development,…


New BPIO Case Studies

Check out the latest case studies demonstrating BPIO and its capabilities. · Telecom Company Calls on Integrated Collaboration Solution to Optimize Productivity · Media Leader Increases Speed, Quality of Published Stories with Focused IT Investment · Sabanci Holding Company Drives Productivity by Optimizing Business Technology Infrastructure · Chesapeake Energy Deploys Solution for Improved Collaboration and…


Free Book from the Microsoft Thought Leadership series, Drive Business Performance

Drive Business Performance describes the competitive advantage experienced by organisations that create and sustain a “culture of performance”. The book includes firsthand accounts from Fortune 500 companies who are winning by building accountability, intelligence and informed decision making into their organisational DNA. To register for your free copy now, just click here


New Microsoft SOA and Business Process Management Site Launched

  We also have 2 new videos launched on the site :- The first video (here) summarizes our cross group vision around BPM, which fundamentally aims at driving BPM into the mainstream through IW relevancy, a ubiquitous process platform, collaborative process design, and a pragmatic approach to adopting BPM through four distinct “Routes of Adoption.”…