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…


Microsoft and the 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…


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…


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…


Offtopic - love cars?

  Love cars? Check out this blog: Just fab!


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…


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…


18 hours of Free Enterprise Search Training!

Oh Yes it doesn’t get much better than this – 18 hours of free training on MOSS 2007 all online so you can peruse it at your pleasure courtesy of ‘english-tiger’ training! Technical Backgounder Before you learn from the online version of the deep three-day class (below), ensure you are up to speed by viewing…


Monthly SharePoint LiveMeetings from the UK Channel Team

Our very own marathon running Partner Technical Specialist Jeremy Palmer has kicked off some monthly LiveMeetings for everyone who wants a simple way to stay in touch with the UK SharePoint Team. Links for registering for the May and June ones are here: Title May 2008 – Microsoft Office SharePoint Server – Monthly Partner Live…