A Look At The Improvements And Shortcomings Of Microsoft Office 2007 Desktop Applications

E X E C U T I V E S UMMA RYMicrosoft’s Office 2007 desktop applications feature a new user experience, an integrated graphics engine, support for a new XML-based file format, numerous optional interdependencies with SharePoint Server 2007, and a host of optional online services, the latter two pointing to perhaps the most important…


Microsoft Delivers on Its Unified Communications Vision

REDMOND, Wash., July 26, 2007 – During his address at Microsoft’s Financial Analyst Meeting (FAM), Jeff Raikes, president of the Microsoft Business Division, announced that Office Communications Server 2007 and Office Communicator are code complete and will release to manufacturing (RTM) tomorrow. With this milestone and launch around the corner this fall, the Unified Communications…


The Microsoft Office Fluent user interface video

Want to know how to demo the new Office 2007 User Interface? Or just want to learn a bit more yourself? Take a look at the “The Microsoft Office Fluent user interface video” See the streamlined Microsoft Office Fluent user interface in action. This video gives you a detailed look at how this interface will…


2007 Office Sample: Using the Business Data Catalog and Smart Tags with the 2007 Office System

Learn how to build custom applications that use the business data catalog and smart tags.This code sample and white paper walks through a custom solution that integrates LOB data with the 2007 Microsoft Office system to support the preparation of documents within Microsoft Office Word 2007. The solution presented uses product information contained within a…


Enterprise Learning Framework

Technorati tags: Vista, Office 2007   Want to help your customers users get up to speed with Vista and Office? Then take a look at the Enterprise Learning Framework The Enterprise Learning Framework was developed in response to requests from our corporate customers for help with deployment. The Enterprise Learning Framework can help corporations with:…


Are you an ISV?

Are you thinking of developing on the Office System? Then you may want to check out the Innovate on Office Website. We’ve designed the Innovate on 2007 Microsoft Office system initiative to help developers accelerate their software life cycles. We’ve organized all of the resources available so you can easily find the information and training…


SharePoint Document: Microsoft Office Programs and SharePoint Products and Technologies Integration – Fair, Good, Better, Best

I’ve had a lot of customers and partners ask me for this. Well it’s now available from here. This white paper describes how different versions of Office programs work together with the 2003 and 2007 versions of SharePoint technologies. Although an overview of the integration features of Microsoft Office 2000 versus Microsoft Office XP with…


More SharePoint and CRM Integration

I only noticed the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Analytics Foundation announcement today – “The newly-released Microsoft Dynamics CRM Analytics Foundation is a collection of customizable source code and documentation that serves as a business intelligence solution accelerator for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0.” What is Microsoft Dynamics CRM Analytics Foundation? Microsoft Dynamics CRM Analytics Foundation is a…


It’s a new day. It’s a new office

Looking for some useful Office 2007 Information? Then look no further than www.OFFICE2007.co.uk There are over 30 custom demos, web films, test drives and download trials to engage users and help prove that they indeed need the 2007 Microsoft Office release


Revenue opportunities on Microsoft Office Live with Access 2007

Who’d have thought it? Great post from Clint on using Access 2007 with Microsoft Office Live. It’s a great example of using a traditional Desktop client with a hosted solution. If you’re a current Access developer or supply solutions to small businesses then it’s worth a read. More information can be found on Clints Post.