Microsoft Office in Education

Making it easier for teachers and students to work together Microsoft Office has long been a staple in the teacher toolkit for communicating and collaborating with their classes. Today we’re thrilled to announce that we’ve made it easier for teachers to get Office on all their devices—while storing and sharing class material with students using…


Microsoft Surface RT for Education Presentation

Hello NY K-12 Customers,   Great video discussing the value of Windows RT and promotional programs:   [View:https://vimeo.com/74234540]   Microsoft Surface RT for Education – Promotional Offer Overview Presentation:   •       Surface RT device overview   •       Managing Surface RT – Windows Intune   •       Surface RT vs. the competition   •       Surface RT -…


Changes to Forefront Product Roadmap – Education Customers Please Read!

Microsoft has decided to better align security and protection solutions with the workloads and applications they protect, Microsoft is announcing changes to the roadmaps of some of the security solutions made available under the Forefront brand. As part of this effort, the next release of Forefront Online Protection for Exchange, which has long been part of…


Alert – Microsoft Releases Security Bulletin (Out-of-Band) to Address Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer 10

Today, Microsoft released MS12-063 to protect customers against the issue described in Security Advisory 2757760. The security update resolves one publicly disclosed and four privately reported vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer. The most severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage using Internet Explorer. Microsoft encourages customers to test and…


Windows 8 RTM – Exciting times in Education!

Microsoft announced last week, August 1st that Windows 8 was going to RTM.  This is a very exciting time in education.  The Consumer Preview and Release Preview of Windows 8 have been the most widely and deeply tested releases of any product we have developed and delivered.  Later this month, our customers with Volume Licensing…


Rochester’s 1st Annual SQLSaturday!

Free SQL Server training! Chance to win great prizes! What more could a SQL Server Professional ask for? If this sounds good to you then don’t miss your opportunity to attend SQL Saturday #129, the largest FREE training event dedicated exclusively to SQL Server Administration, Development and Business Intelligence to hit Rochester, NY.  We do…


Office 365 for Education

Office 365 for Educatoin Recorded Presentation for New York Schools.  Good Q&A as well.   [View:https://vimeo.com/38135859]


TeachTec’s Tools for Schools

Our US Partners in Learning team has put together a resourcethat can help with finding all of the free applications, tools and websitesthat we share with educators around the country.  It’s called TeachTec’sTools for Schools and it lists over 100 free Microsoft Education specificresources that you can explore, install or share.