Upcoming Microsoft Events: Do you want to stay informed?

Whether or not you choose to believe me, here are a two things that I know to be true: Microsoft takes your privacy and preferences very seriously, and Microsoft wants you to stay “in-the-loop” about what’s coming. Often our marketing and operations people send out notices about up-coming events, such as our IT Camps or…


20 Days of 20 Ways – Get Started with Migrating and Deploying Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 and Windows Azure VMs

As IT Pros, we absolutely love building with new technology! In February, my fellow IT Pro Technical Evangelists and I have been worked together on an article series for Migration and Deployment of Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows Azure and System Center 2012 SP1 to help get you started. Here is the team listed…


Attention Ohio Area IT Pros, Register Now for Dayton IT Pro Camp Wed., Jan., 18, 2012

The Dayton IT Pro Camp is a FREE, daylong Camp for IT Pros featuring Microsoft Cloud Technologies. During the day, we will have presentations on Hyper-V, SharePoint, Office365 and Azure. In addition, we will have a cloud security presentation and presentations from the Vendors who have agreed to support the Dayton IT Pro Camp.  For…


Take a look now: Future vision of Microsoft Office

Watch the concept video to get a glimpse of the future of productivity, then explore the stories and technology in more detail.  Learn more here: http://www.microsoft.com/office/vision/ 


TechNet Video: A Quick Look at Office 365: (Part 5) Next Generation Collaboration with Microsoft Word and Office 365

In the final screencast of this quick 5 part series, we take a look at how easily Word 2010 can connect and work directly with Office 365. Office 365, specifically SharePoint online is extremely well integrated with Office 365. This allows you fully leverage SharePoint team sites allow you to fully utilize the central place…


TechNet Video: A Quick Look at Office 365: (Part 4) Quick and Professional Website Customization with SharePoint Online

In this screencast Matt Hester shows how you can make easy and professional changes to SharePoint Online websites. Office 365 provides small businesses with simple tools to create a professional-looking Web sites. Using cutting edge collaboration tools and delivering high-quality documents to partners and customers projects a professional presence for your business.     Download…


TechNet Video: A Quick Look at Office 365: (Part 3) Power of Integration with Office 365, Outlook, and Lync Online

In this screencast we take a look at how Office 365 along with Outlook 2010 (and even OWA) and Lync Online work together.  They provide a tight integration allowing you to take tasks, like meeting requests,  to the next level.   This integration allows you to host rich online meetings with colleagues and partners who are…


TechNet Video: A Quick Look at Office 365: (Part 2) Outlook and Office 365… a Love Story

In this screencast I take a look at some of the advantages of Outlook 2010 connected directly to Office 365. Outlook, connected to Exchange Online in Office 365, offers a best-in-class e-mail and calendaring tools, delivering a consistent experience across the PC, phone, and browser. This helps to turn Outlook into a next-generation communications hub. …


Screencast: A Quick Look at Office 365: (Part 1) Overview

In part 1 of this series we will take a quick tour of Office 365 from basic administration to working with this from a user prospective.  Microsoft Office 365 brings together the best of everything that we know about productivity, delivered as an always-up-to-date service for organizations of all sizes. It delivers not only the…