Small Business Get It Done Campaign Live Today in Ireland – #GetItDoneIrl

  If you haven’t seen it through our Partner or SMB LinkedIn Groups already, be aware that the #GetItDoneIrl initiative is live today in market.  You can check out the buzz and audience through the Hashtag on Twitter or find out more information on the campaign at the site – http://getitdoneirl.wordpress.com/.  Perfect opportunity to share what…


TechCamp 2013 – 28th November

    If you haven’t registered yet for TechCamp next Thursday 28th November, make sure you don’t miss some fantastic MVP speakers share their views on Windows Server and System Center.   Agenda below and you can register at http://techcamp2013.wordpress.com/attend-event/   Time Windows Server & System Center Windows 8.1 & Device Management 08:00-9.00 Registration 09:00-09:40…


Half-Day Technical Conference – SQL Server Advanced Solutions With International Specialists

  The SQL Server Ireland User Group are holding a half-day technical conference on the 29th November. Three speakers, who are international specialists based around the world, will be travelling to Ireland to deliver sessions on their areas of specialisation. The event will be of great value to senior database professionals, DBA and developers, or…


Windows Azure Desktop Hosting – Reference Architecture and Deployment Guides

I’m not going to claim to have found this – it was a great catch by Sean O’Farell (@seannyof) that I saw via his Twitter account! While it’s only one of many, many scenarios for the Windows Azure platform (and hopefully hose who attended our breakout sessions in Belfast, Dublin and Cork agree there are…


Microsoft Ireland Partner LinkedIn Group now live

  If you made it to our Partner events last week you’ve probably already got a direct invitation from us to join the group.   If not, and you’re a Microsoft Partner in Ireland who uses LinkedIn, you may be interested to know that we’ve started a group specifically for local Partners to connect and…


Building your Office365 Capabilities – Upcoming Free Sessions

      A while ago, I wrote a Blog post on Practice Accelerators, what they are and why anyone should care (https://aka.ms/PAs). These offerings have recently been updated and you can see what’s available at https://mspartner.microsoft.com/en/ie/pages/training/practice-accelerator.aspx Of particular note though are the updated Office 365 Practice Accelerators which are (for the moment!) free to Cloud Essentials and…


A New World – Microsoft Ireland Managing Director interview with Agenda NI

With Microsoft’s transformation from a product-led company to one focused on devices and services, here’s a great article giving a local context where Cathriona Hallahan, Managing Director of Microsoft Ireland, talks to Owen McQuade of Agenda NI.  Definitely worth taking time out to read! https://aka.ms/anewworld