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Business Action Virtual Tour Recording – Day 4 – The Power of Choice

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/05/04/business-action-virtual-tour-recording-day-4-the-power-of-choice.aspx”;digg_title = “Business Action Virtual Tour Recording – Day 4 – The Power of Choice”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; Last week we presented the content developed for the Business Action World Tour virtually via Live Meeting.  We had hundreds of people register and join… Read more

Business Action Virtual Tour Recording – Day 3 – Familiar Skills

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/05/04/business-action-virtual-tour-recording-day-3-familiar-skills.aspx”;digg_title = “Business Action Virtual Tour Recording – Day 3 – Familiar Skills”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; This past week we presented the content developed for the Business Action World Tour virtually via Live Meeting.  We had hundreds of people register and join us… Read more

Business Action Virtual Tour Recording – Day 1 – Line of Business Application Framework

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/05/01/business-action-virtual-tour-recording-day-1-line-of-business-application-framework.aspx”;digg_title = “Business Action Virtual Tour Recording – Day 1 – Line of Business Application Framework”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; This past week we presented the content we developed for the Business Action World Tour virtually via Live Meeting.  We had hundreds of people… Read more

Business Action Virtual Tour – Global Series of Events

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/04/23/business-action-virtual-tour-global-series-of-events.aspx”;digg_title = “Business Action Virtual Tour – Global Series of Events”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; We’ve had some great success with the Business Action World Tour events worldwide.  We’re now reprising that content virtually for those ISVs and developers who could not attend a… Read more

XRM Basics Webcast

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/04/22/xrm-basics-webcast.aspx”;digg_title = “XRM Basics Webcast”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; I just realized that I never blogged that Girish and I are doing a webcast for the XRM Virtual Users Group.  The event is tomorrow morning.  There are so many platform topics to cover.  This… Read more

Discover a new way to build line of business applications in Chicago and Silicon Valley

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/04/02/discover-a-new-way-to-build-line-of-business-applications-in-chicago-and-silicon-valley.aspx”;digg_title = “Discover a new way to build line of business applications in Chicago and Silicon Valley”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; We’ve announced a couple of new events in the US for the Business Action World Tour for Chicago and Silicon Valley.   This is… Read more

Major News: Dynamics CRM gets the X

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/03/31/major-news-dynamics-crm-gets-the-x.aspx”;digg_title = “Major News: Dynamics CRM gets the X”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; Update:  Just kidding!  As many people quickly figured out from the many clues in the text and the date on the calendar this was just and amusing April Fool’s joke on… Read more

Virtually XRM

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/03/25/virtually-xrm.aspx”;digg_title = “Virtually XRM”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; The good folks at Colorado Technology Consultants (Julie and David Yack) have kicked off a project to build a community around the Dynamics CRM line-of-business application platform (aka XRM).  “The XRM User Group is for the… Read more

An Opportunity to Incubate

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/03/25/an-opportunity-to-incubate.aspx”;digg_title = “An Opportunity to Incubate”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; I mentioned the CRM Incubation Week run by the US team.  That event was such a success that they are now planning a new event in Boston (April 20-24).  If you have an idea… Read more

The Power of Possibilities Perfectly Presented to Partners

digg_url = “http://blogs.msdn.com/benriga/archive/2009/02/25/the-power-of-possibilities-perfectly-presented-to-partners.aspx”;digg_title = “The Power of Possibilities Perfectly Presented to Partners”;digg_bgcolor = “#FFFFFF”;digg_skin = “normal”; digg_url = undefined;digg_title = undefined;digg_bgcolor = undefined;digg_skin = undefined; Try to say that 10 times fast.  🙂 The theme for Convergence this year is the Power of Possibilities.  I’ll be presenting in a few sessions this year and may… Read more