Increase your chances of winning an XBox One, Dell Venue 8 Pro or Toshiba WT310 Device!

                                More Chances to Win!   Hopefully you're already aware of the prize draw we're running at http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoft_partner_network_ireland/archive/2014/04/11/enter-to-win-an-xbox-one-or-a-dell-venue-8-pro.aspx   From today, however, we're giving even more chances to win prizes from the local team!   Now, when you take a Sales or Pre-Sales Specialist competency assessment on Lync 2013 or an Azure Technical Accreditation,…


Register now for Windows Azure Events in Dublin and Belfast

  Register today for Belfast and Dublin Windows Azure Events with MicroWarehouse and Microsoft Microsoft’s public cloud, Windows Azure, provides a hugely scalable hosting platform that allows you to deploy infrastructure and services within minutes. With Windows Azure you can avail of self-service, easy remote connectivity, broad network access, and elasticity for on-demand computing. You…


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…


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…


Exclusive Microsoft Partner Events in Belfast, Dublin and Cork (5th, 6th and 7th of November) - Register Now to Secure Your Place

              Register for exclusive Microsoft Partner Events in Belfast, Dublin and Cork           This year our theme is “Accelerating Growth, Together”. Join us for an engaging and interactive format that includes:       Keynote from international speaker and best-selling author Kevin Kelly Kevin Kelly’s…


Double the chance for Irish Partners to win Microsoft prizes!!

Double the chance to win $1000 worth of Microsoft Prizes – Complete either Presales Technical Assessments or Sales Specialist Assessments and be entered into EACH DRAW. 1. Win prizes for taking free Presales Technical Assessments   If you are your sales team’s technical advisor for selling Microsoft Solutions to customers, the new Pre-Sales Technical FREE online…


Partner Program Update and Partner Network Walkthrough for Irish Partners

  One of the benefits of being part of the Microsoft Partner community is being able to access a wide range of resources, from training to sales and marketing assets, from the Microsoft Partner Portal.  That site also allows you to manage your profile and membership for the Partner Network, including who’s linked to your…


Free Windows Server 2012 Migration Training

    With Windows Server 2003 out of mainstream support and with accelerating adoption of Windows Server 2012, take advantage of our “Transitioning from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012” training course on 10th June. This training is free for all Irish Microsoft Partners. Date – 10th June, 2013 Time – 09:30-15:30 Topics covered…


Microsoft Practice Accelerators - What are they, what do they cost and why should anyone care?

Microsoft Practice Accelerators – What are they, what do they cost and why should anyone care?   If your organisation has yet to get involved in a Practice Accelerator delivery, you’re potentially missing an invaluable resource (in my humble opinion anyway).  Thought it might be an idea to put together the below guide – let…