Windows Azure for MS Partners

Great post from Steve Clayton with a bunch of links to get partners info quickly. Watch this space – 2010 will be a big year for Azure and will create brand new business opportunities for MS Partners. http://blogs.msdn.com/stevecla01/archive/2009/12/21/windows-azure-for-microsoft-partners.aspx  

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Major announcements on Azure

We just made a significant announcement on Azure, our cloud computing platform at the so-called PDC event. Read all about it: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2009/nov09/11-17pdc1pr.mspx More on Azure: www.azure.com

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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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Microsoft Surface Partner Program & SDK

One of the really interesting WPC announcements was that the Surface team has launched a partner program. I talk regularly with Aussie partners keen to get started on Surface development but the absence of real tables here is a barrier to them. This site and program is a great first step to getting stuck in,…

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Remix registration opens – register early to save $ – 11th June

Shane Morris announces: “ Remix registration is live – Register now and Save! Save! Save! It was weeks in the making, but the Remix Australia website is finally live and taking registrations. Check out the program and you’ll see we’ve been working hard to find the best speakers to cover all the latest Microsoft stuff…

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Sharepoint 2007 and WSS 3.0 SP2 available

http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2009/04/28/announcing-service-pack-2-for-office-sharepoint-server-2007-and-windows-sharepoint-services-3-0.aspx One to forward to your technical teams !

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Technical ‘How Do I’ videos for Azure

There is a tonne more info coming out on Azure as a development platform and I strongly encourage all SI and ISV partners to get their tech leads to understand this new model for cloud-based development, and of course start to understand how you can make money and deliver value to your customers from the…

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Microsoft Online Services – Australian partner webcast 16th April

Microsoft Online Services will soon be available in Australia, providing customers with enterprise-class software programs delivered as a subscription service, hosted by Microsoft and sold with partners. The offering includes Microsoft Exchange Online with Microsoft Exchange Hosted Filtering, Microsoft SharePoint Online, Microsoft Office Communications Online and Microsoft Office Live Meeting. By referring and building on…

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WWT has a web client

I must have missed this but I noticed today that Worldwide Telescope now has a web client – showing the power of our S+S strategy that combines the best of the on-PC experience with cloud-based services, across many devices. It’s also showing the power of Silverlight in the browser: http://www.worldwidetelescope.org/webclient/ So if you were curious…

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Get rebates for Windows Server sales

From January 15 to June 30, 2009, partners can qualify for rebates that go from USD$100 for Windows Server 2008 Standard up to USD$500 for Windows Essential Business Server 2008 Premium. Click here for more information and terms & conditions. https://www.serveroffer.com/

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