For ISVs – Innovate On Windows Server

http://www.innovateonwindowsserver.com/ “Give your solutions a competitive advantage The resources available through the INNOVATE ON Windows Server 2008 initiative are designed to help you plan, build, test, and promote leading-edge solutions based on the Windows Server platform.”

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Introducing The Microsoft Startup Accelerator Program

“The Microsoft Emerging Business Team has announced a new program for innovative software startups around the world. The Microsoft Startup Accelerator Program helps high potential startups accelerate their partnership with Microsoft. To learn more about this exciting new program, please Click Here”

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Readify Developer Network Update – free technical education on Ajax and Team Foundation Server

The Readify Developer Network (RDN) is the easiest way for you to get a head start in new and upcoming Microsoft technologies, including SQL2008, BizTalk R2, Visual Studio 2008 and Powershell. The sessions are presented by Readify’s highly qualified and respected Senior Consultants and Developers and are developed through a combination of our early access…

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Instructor-led distance training for Dynamics Partners

For the very first time we are able to bring to our Dynamics Partners – an AX Financials Partner Academy (Instructor Facilitated Remote Training). This is a complete learning path culminating in AX Financials certification. Why this is fantastic for our Partners: While classroom training is a very valuable and sought-after mode of learning, it…

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Windows Server 2008 content on msptr.com – for Gold partners

If you are a Gold partner then you will have access to www.msptr.com which is an amazingly well-stocked repository of training collateral and other resources that you can order for next to nothing (i.e. typically shipping) cost. I logged in today to see what there is available for Windows Server 2008. Searching with that term…

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Free UC eLearning Course

This is  aimed at customers but perfectly valid for partners too : Introduction on Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Unified Messaging (Clinic 5091)

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Virtual Earth Events for Partners

As a valued partner, we want to ensure that you are aware of the latest information on the Virtual Earth platform, new training resources, and the new Microsoft Partner Program benefits.  Please join us for a briefing that will provide a technical review of the new features and capability of Virtual Earth, version 6. Topic:…

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Popfly Beta Open to Everyone

Popfly has been a closed invitation-only beta – until now ! Not know what Popfly is ? Think mashups for non-developers.. Find out more.

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Calling on Partners Wanting To Connect With Other Partners ! I will help you

I get quite a few contacts through this blog from (typically but not always) ISVs wanting to find SIs to partner with. As always my first recommendation is to use Channel Builder to request partners to get in touch, but I have decided to help facilitation using this blog. So, for example, if you are…

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www.heroeshappenhere.com – bookmark today !

The official worldwide 2008 Wave launch website is up in interim form – bookmark this today as it will be THE web destination for the ‘customer’ world. And guess who makes a surprise appearance on it ? Our old friend Frank Arrigo, who recently left Australia to join the corporate teams. Go FRANK !

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