So why: ‘Wet String and Sellotape’…?

  So it’s probably worth a post to enlighten a few of you on the new title I have decided upon for this blog. There have been a few people who have impacted me whilst I have been working in the IT Industry and I love hearing new phrases that different people use around the…

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Moving on…

For a number of years now I have had the huge opportunity of working with a very talented bunch of folks in Microsoft UK and the UK technology market. Whether it was in my early days in Microsoft UK in the Enterprise customer space or later on in the Small and Medium Partner world I…

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Inbound to Houston…check out digital WPC from your sofa

I am lucky enough to be heading over to Houston along with around 500 partners from the UK and a host of Microsoft folks to learn what we have in store for partners next year. I always get a huge buzz from these types of events and feel energised as a result, I know from…

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Microsoft and the Environment..do we help or hinder?

Nice new site showcasing Microsoft’s work around the Environment, lots to look at and the following article caught my eye immediately: High-Performance Computing: Enabling Climate Change Analysis, as did the following: Energy Efficiency Best Practices in Microsoft Data Center Operations  The article on the polemic facing the IT industry as a whole was really worth…

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Learn from the best of the best – Tours of the World’s Best Intranets!!

Couldn’t miss the opportunity of letting you all know about this, click on the link below and learn from the best of the best! And the fast facts are: What is IBF 24? IBF 24 is the world’s first online gathering focused on intranet innovation · Go on live tours of 12 of the world’s…

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Microsoft UK HPC User Group

  I was at the last one and it was fab, you might want to go along this time: UK HPC User Group I wanted to let you know about the UK HPC User Group meeting coming up in June 26.  Registrations are here. This meeting is intended for customers, partners and developers to “meet…

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Offtopic – love cars?

  Love cars? Check out this blog: http://jalopnik.com/ Just fab!

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Shameless plug for a partners seminars on WCM with MOSS 2007!

Well why not… ICS Solutions are a Microsoft Gold Partner and experts in delivering business solutions based on SharePoint technologies. We present a free and interactive seminar where you can learn how Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 can be used to deliver and manage public facing web sites. You will see live demonstrations of SharePoint’s…

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FAST Acquired – now running as a Microsoft Subsidiary

So those not accustomed to how Microsoft do acquisitions it kind of goes like this: 1. Offer made 2. Accounts and business reviewed in detail, final price agreed and purchase completed – regulatory approvals etc 3. Business is run as a subsidiary of Microsoft 4. Products go through the security development lifecycle so it is…

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