ARCast.TV – Building an Integrated Office Solution Using Word, OpenXML and SharePoint 2010

  While attending and presenting at TechEd 2010, Jawa Buddhavarapu and Murali Bala shared with Zhiming Xue “Dr. Z” their experience of building an integrated Office solution at Westat using Microsoft Word, OpenXML and SharePoint 2010. Check out this interview to find out: – Why they choose Office Word as the frontend user interface and…

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Office Web Apps (OWA) Released

Microsoft has released Office Web Applications (OWA). OWA comprises Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote that run in any browser. Users can create, edit and share notebooks, spreadsheets, documents and slideshows free of charge, whether or not they have Office software installed on their computers. SkyDrive is used as the storage location for your OWA documents…

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Programming Microsoft Office 2010: Getting Started with Office 2010 Solutions

  A new on-demand series of videos shows how you can develop for Microsoft Office 2010  – Programming Microsoft Office 2010 and will show how a developer can extend Office 2010 products, by using an application such as Word as the basis for custom applications – called Office Solutions – to take advantage of the…

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The Financial ROI on Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010

To understand the financial impact of investing in the latest version of SharePoint, Forrester conducted in-depth interviews with 11 Microsoft customers that have started using the product and compiled their results and forward-looking expectations into a composite case study of a 5,000-worker professional services company. Here’s a short excerpt from the report: In conducting the…

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Office 2010 Training Kit Released

Microsoft has just released the Office 2010 developer Training kit – which includes a comprehensive set of technical content including hands-on labs, presentations, source code, and instructor-led videos, that are designed to help you learn how to develop for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010. This kit will get you up to speed on Office 2010…

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Producer for PowerPoint Released

Microsoft Producer allows you to take an existing presentation file, capture and synchronize video and audio narration, add additional media content, and produce a unified set of content ready for viewing in a browser on your corporate intranet or a generally accessible web server. Microsoft Producer for PowerPoint provides users with many powerful new features…

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SharePoint 2010 Information Worker Demonstration and Evaluation Virtual Machine (RTM)

The Microsoft office Team has announced that they have published a new RTM Hyper-V Virtual Machine for a full immersion in the Office and SharePoint 2010 Experience.  It contains all the goodies you have come to love & a few new ones, including SQL 2008 R2 & Windows Server 2008 R2. Virtual machine “A” contains…

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PowerPivot is Released!

PowerPivot gives users the power to: Create compelling self-service BI solutions… Facilitate sharing and collaboration on user-generated BI solutions in a Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 environment.. Enables IT organizations to increase operational efficiencies through Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2-based management tools… PowerPivot for Excel is a data analysis tool that delivers unmatched computational power directly…

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Best RSS Feeds for Office and SharePoint 2010 Developers

Looking for a great way to consolidate and digest all the great information coming out on a daily basis for Office and SharePoint 2010 development? Check-out this blog post for all the headlines from July 1, 2009 to present for all of the Office and SharePoint Getting Started content, as well as the Channel 9…

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SharePoint 2010 and Office 2010 to Launch May 12th

It’s official! In a blog post today, Arpan Shah officially announced that May 12th, 2010, is the launch date for SharePoint 2010 & Office 2010. You’re invited to virtually join us on May 12th at 11am EST to listen to Stephen Elop, President of the Microsoft Business Division, announce the launch. You can register for…

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