MS Online goes live on Telstra T-Suite

Today we made the announcement that BPOS is now available for customers through Telstra’s T-Suite portal. This is of course an important milestone for partners keen to get old involved in the MS Online space. Lots of discussion and information will be going on at partner conference on the Gold coast. Remember to join the…

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News on Action Pack Pricing for Australia

As per the Australia Partner blog: “ Microsoft Action Pack Subscription Price Changes for Australia On behalf of Microsoft I would like to thank everyone who has given us feedback over the past couple of years around the price of the Microsoft Action Pack for Australian Partners.  I am happy to share with you that…

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Interested in MS Online and going to partner conference ?

If so then you’ll be interested in these roundtables that Kathryn Saducas is running with Telstra: “You’re invited to attend Roundtable Sessions at APC The roundtable sessions with Telstra and Microsoft will provide you the opportunity to connect with Telstra executives and Microsoft to learn more about Microsoft Online Services and engaging with Telstra. The…

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Exchange 2010 RC is available for download

RC=release candidate=just about done http://www.microsoft.com/exchange/2010/en/us/try-it.aspx The key release themes, to help you position to your customers, are as follows: Flexible and Reliable Anywhere Access Protection and Compliance You can get the product overview here: http://www.microsoft.com/exchange/2010/en/us/overview.aspx

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Australian Partner Award Finalists Announced

Sarah Arnold has just announced the finalists in our local partner awards. Congratulations to everyone recognised and good luck for the final announcements: http://blogs.msdn.com/auspartners/archive/2009/08/11/australia-partner-awards-finalist-announced.aspx

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In cases you missed it – major announcement from Microsoft and Nokia

Of great interest to many of our partners I am sure, we made a major announcement overnight Australian time with Nokia: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2009/aug09/08-12pixipr.mspx “Companies will collaborate to bring Microsoft Office Mobile and related communications and collaboration software and services to Nokia smartphones.“

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Licensing 101 Breakfast Events for partners

Learn about Microsoft Licensing over breakfast, and help your business grow.  It’s back by popular demand: Licensing 101.  Due to the positive feedback we received after our last licensing training session, we’re running a repeat session – to help you drive licensing revenue in the SMB space. This practical Licensing 101 session will help you:…

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Windows 7 Updates

Some important milestones this week in the Windows 7 area. 1. Windows XP Mode Technology is now available in release candidate: http://windowsteamblog.com/blogs/windows7/archive/2009/08/04/windows-xp-mode-rc-now-available.aspx 2. RTM (final) code for Windows 7 will be available on MSDN and Technet for ISV partners any minute now and Gold/Certs on 16th August: http://windowsteamblog.com/blogs/windows7/archive/2009/07/21/when-will-you-get-windows-7-rtm.aspx I’ll be upgrading my much loved RC…

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Allison Watson on MS Online in Asia

Allison Watson, our worldwide leader for the partner ecosystem was interviewed recently in Singapore on the topic of S+S and adoption rates expected in Asia. http://www.zdnetasia.com/news/software/0,39044164,62056650,00.htm There is no question we are expecting strong take up in Australia as we ramp up availability of MS Online through Telstra (news on launch coming soon) and it…

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