Australian Windows Azure Innovation

Since joining the Partner Team to help partners adopt the Windows Azure platform, I have met many companies producing awesome apps powered by Azure. As such, I created this collection of stories to share with you. If you would like more information, or have your own story to share, please let me know. My thanks…


REMIX10 Last Chance to buy Early Bird Tickets

Tomorrow (Friday 14 May) is your last chance to buy early bird tickets at $195 including GST for REMIX Australia 2010. We really hope you can join us to hear more about the future of the web. There’s plenty of content on developing for Windows Phone 7, Silverlight, Azure and and so much more. Visit…


Save $100 on REMIX10 Australia Lovefest tickets

As you may have seen on Michael’s blog, REMIX10 has been announced. Please find below the invitation and keep and eye on the REMIX Website for more information and the latest news.


Innovation Day Tour 2009

Sarah in the Partner Team is organising a lap around the map for a series of Innovation Days. The morning sessions is on emerging opportunities for the web, mobile and beyond: To deliver innovative experiences to attract and retain loyal customers. To create products and services that are integral to customers’ lives – from social…


Receive kudos for being you

I’m sure you’ve heard this via the normal channels… the Worldwide Partner Conference is open for award submissions from tomorrow. Nominate your Solution for a 2009 Microsoft Global Award! The Awards program is designed to recognize your innovative solutions built on Microsoft technologies. Successful partners in the Awards program will benefit from: Recognition- be recognised…


BizSpark: calling all startups

  Video: Steve Ballmer announcing BizSpark at the Developer Liberation Day, Thursday 6 November, Sydney, Australia (click here for the official video) Steve Ballmer announced Microsoft BizSpark during his visit to Australia, following the success of DreamSpark, which allows students to download our developer and design tools at no charge.  What is a startup to…


Want to join Steve Ballmer?

Our CEO, Steve Ballmer, is in town on 6 November.  If you would like to join us, please email me for details on how to register.


Innovation Days 2008

The dates for our ISV road show have now been published and we’re coming to a city near you. What? “Get your feet on the ground, head in the clouds” The day will concentrate on important announcements released at October’s Professional Developer’s Conference, and will focus on our Software plus Services paradigm. This is Microsoft’s…


ISV Royalty Operations Webinar

We held our ISV Royalty LiveMeeting today with our Asia Pacific Operations Centre (APOC) who went through how to use the tools and how to escalate queries.  Thanks Denise for running it. If you need to know what ISV Royalty is, visit the ISV site here. If you have an ISV Royalty question, please email…


ISV Royalty LiveMeeting

When? Wednesday 10 September 10.30am – 12pm EST Where? via Live Meeting What? Are you an Aussie member of the ISV Royalty Licensing Program and need help understanding the online tools and ordering process?  Or are you an Aussie ISV interested in seeing whether the ISV Royalty Program suits your business needs before signing up?…