November 2013 Hot Sheet

Welcome to the Hot Sheet, a schedule of in-person training, live webcasts, and partner calls for Microsoft US partners. Courses are organized by role and by date, and this post is updated as needed to provide you with about a six-week outlook. This post includes these five sections of events: Partner Calls, Microsoft Store for…


Licensing Readiness Webcast: Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry and Windows Embedded 8.0 Standard

Enterprises turn to Windows Embedded for the industry devices that delight their customers with unique and differentiated user experiences. Windows Embedded Standard 8.0 and the new Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry deliver the next foundation of the trusted partnership between enterprises, OEMs and Microsoft for creating lasting competitive advantage with specialized industry devices. In this 30-minute…


Practice Accelerator Schedule: SharePoint 2013, Office 365, Windows 8, Business Intelligence, Cloud OS/Private Cloud

The most current schedule is available at: http://aka.ms/practiceacceleratorschedule. Microsoft Practice Accelerator is a Microsoft Partner Network benefit that provides a detailed framework of resources, spanning from pre-engagement to post-delivery. The complete documentation set includes project guides, templates, architecture guidance, and planning and design guides. You will also receive customizable leave-behind materials for your customers. A…


US Partner Cloud Specialist Sweepstakes

With the rise of cloud computing and the use of cloud services, customers need trusted advisors to help them understand which solutions are right for their businesses. Earning a Microsoft Sales Specialist or Presales Technical Specialist accreditation in workloads that have a cloud component can help you do this, as well as deliver these solutions…