New SMB JumpStart Series Now Available for Registration

Woody Walton   Partners, You may have seen our previous post by my peer, Jeff Stoffel, titled Registration is open! Four new SMB JumpStart virtual workshops starting soon. The TS2 Team has been running these with great success thus far and we want to make certain you do not miss out! There are 2 new…


Registration is open! Four new SMB JumpStart virtual workshops starting soon

Jeff Stoffel   I am thrilled to inform you that there are 4 new SMB JumpStart virtual workshop series starting soon! Creating Virtual Machines with High Availability Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery Cloud PBX and PSTN in Skype for Business Online Reimagine Hybrid Cloud Storage with the StorSimple Virtual Appliance You don’t want to…


Call Queues and Auto Attendant trainings updated for General Availability

Tim Tetrick   Hello Microsoft Partners, I hope everyone saw the news from last week that the Skype for Business Cloud PBX calling features Auto Attendant and Call Queues are now generally available.  These two features were previously available via Public Preview at but have now been officially released.  You can read more in…


New Cloud PBX Auto Attendant (Preview) and Call Queues (Preview) Training

Tim Tetrick   Hello Microsoft Cloud Partners, I know many of you are excited about the new Cloud PBX service that is included in the Office 365 E5 plan and can be added on to existing E1 and E3 Plans.   Cloud PBX is Microsoft’s technology for enabling call control and PBX capabilities in the Office…


Office 365 E5 Train-the-Trainer

This has been a popular week for information on the new Office 365 E5 plan. But not all information is equal – much of the E5 content is targeted toward mid-market and enterprise customers. Join the SMB team as we talk about Office 365 E5 for small business customers. Attend “Office 365 E5 launch” webinar…


Skype for Business Online Academy December – Register Now!

  The highly anticipated release of the Office 365 E5 suite debuts tomorrow, December 1st.  If you have not been following E5 or the new services being launched in Skype for Business please read today’s Office Blog Post, Office 365 brings significant new value to business customers worldwide by Kirk Koenigsbauer, corporate vice-president for Microsoft…


Skype for Business Online Academy

Occasionally a partner training opportunity comes across my desk that has tremendous potential to change the way a business works. This is one of those opportunities: Learn how to plan for and deploy the new Skype for Business Online services such as Cloud PBX and PSTN Conferencing, Skype Meeting Broadcast, and Hybrid Voice. The Skype…


Skype for Business Preview Program

Jeff Stoffel I am excited, as I am sure many of you are as well, about the new features that are coming to Skype for Business.  We have recently announced a preview of these features.  If you interested in giving these upcoming capabilities a try, be sure to check out the Skype for Business Preview….