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:…


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,…


New website for the “services-ready” program is live

New website for the “services-ready” program is live here: This is a program we’ve been running for a while now, offering access to packaged IP for partners, for you to deliver solutions to customers in a lower risk and more profitable business model.


Microsoft Online Partner Roadshow – all cities – enrol now !

With the uncertain economic climate, businesses need cost-effective technology that allows flexibility and adds value to their organisation. Microsoft Online Services allows partners to deliver value to customers with the flexibility of choice that Software Plus Services offers. Microsoft Australia and Telstra would like to invite you to attend this exciting partner roadshow. Find out…


New EBS 2008 and SBS 2008 Click-through Demos Available For Partners!

I found this on the SMB Community blog and felt it would be useful for the local partner community – having some simple click-through demos can help busy partners quickly cover off the introduction to a new possible product for their customers and prospects. Re-posted here for convenience: “Want a quick, lightweight, and portable way…


TechEd Virtual Pressroom

Don’t forget to keep an eye on the announcements, keynotes and buzz the US TechEd via the virtual pressroom. Lots of info on Windows 7, Windows Server R2 RC, etc. And note the Office 2010 preview site – with tongue firmly in a cheek 🙂


Australian Partner Webcasts on Windows Server, Virtualisation and Windows 7

Our local readiness team has prepared some webcasts for partners too busy to come to hands on training – learn all about these important technoligies by attending the following: OVERVIEW OF WINDOWS SERVER 2008 R2 Wednesday, 27 May, 2009 12:00-1:00pm AEST REGISTER NOW Level:  200 Partner Role:  Implementer, Architect, Developer, Exec/Owner, Marketing, Sales, Support Microsoft…


MCP Certification Upgrade Offer – upgrade for only US$25

Technologies don’t stand still – why should you? UPGRADE YOUR CREDENTIALS FOR JUST US$25 If you are a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) and have not attained any new credentials since July 1, 2007, you can now upgrade your Microsoft credentials with an exclusive exam voucher at US$25 only. Validate your skills on Microsoft new technologies…