March Training Events – Business Anywhere

Next month I’ll be delivering the following events in three locations around Australia. Good news for SMB partners is the Enterprise Mobility Suite has been added to the official content, so if you are looking for an introduction to that, this would be a place great to start. Learn to build and deliver solutions that…


SMB Partner Training Coming In February

As an SMB partner, staying on top of the ever growing range of products and technologies that Microsoft offers can be challenging, and the ModernBiz series of training events aims to cover a variety of different topics during the course of a day, but also covers an extended range of technologies over the entire event…


Interview: Jason Reading on Winning the Australian Small Business Solutions Partner of the Year in 2009

With only two days left to submit your Partner of the Year award entry, I thought it a great opportunity to inspire you by asking last year’s Small Business Solutions Partner of the Year winner about his experience… PARTNER:  Jason Reading of Comcity Technology (shown second from left, accepting the award at last year’s Australian Partner…


Are you the Microsoft Australia Small Business Partner of the Year?

Potentially you could be – but unless you submit an entry, we’ll never know!  HURRY – SUBMISSIONS CLOSE SOON! “This is only going to inspire our team to continue to build industry leading solutions for a market segment we’re passionate about – because we are a small business too.” – Managing Director, Evolve IT Australia, Winner 2007….


Update Your Solution Profile Today!

Hi Partners, Update your Solution Profile Today! Solution Finder is switching to Pinpoint –  the new, improved technology marketplace helping you connect your applications and services with business customers. Australia’s Pinpoint is launching soon, but you can browse the US Pinpoint here and get excited about what is to come!   To make sure your…


Internet Explorer 8 is the safest version yet

Hi Partners, Cyber criminals continue to rely on deceptive social engineering attacks to prey on unsuspecting web users. And the threat is constantly evolving. To counter it, Internet Explorer 8 includes new security features that offer an unrivalled level of protection in independent tests.                                                                                                 For example, Internet Explorer 8 uses a Phishing Filter to…


Microsoft coming to a town near you (Regional NSW)

  Microsoft will be hosting partner events across NSW in the coming months, our aim is to travel to >20 Sydney metro and regional areas across NSW and southern QLD. I will be making time to meet with SMB Partners 1:1 in area’s I will be visiting, and hosting 12 events across the below locations….


Drive your business with Volume Licensing by Robbie Upcroft

Want to maximise your revenue and build stronger customer relationships? Then join us in our upcoming Volume Licensing Webinar on Thursday 15 May from 10.30am until 11.00am EST. Here you can learn how to grow your profits whilst adding value to your customers. Find out how you can participate in this Volume License Live Meeting…


Windows Vista® Service Pack 1 (SP1) is now here and it represents a great opportunity for businesses to move forward by Robbie Upcroft

We have incorporated feedback received from customers who have worked with Windows Vista in the field as well as from automated tools that have captured information on applications and events, the result is an update that covers security and performance patches and added capabilities to make the environment more manageable and robust. You’re also invited…