Microsoft Supports the iDEA Programme in Partnership with the Duke of York

Getting young people into the digital industry and entrepreneurship Microsoft Ventures in the UK recently announced a new partnership with the Nominet Trust and the Duke of York to help support the iDEA Programme, which aims to support more than one million young people to pursue their own ideas, develop their digital skills and get to…


Featuring the new and updated Microsoft DreamSpark at UCISA 2012

Recently, Microsoft have launched the new site DreamSpark Premium giving schools, colleges and universities opportunity to utilize the benefits it has to offer. What this means for existing EES licensed schools, colleges and universities will receive a complementary copy of DreamSpark $99 campus wide licence whilst not impacting any existing MSDN Academic Alliance (MSDNAA) services…

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Students keep work safe with Microsoft Live SkyDrive

  James Evans, one of our friends from EduTech at EduGeek, has written a blog around Windows Live SkyDrive and the benefits he feels it has for students. Windows Live SkyDrive, is a free-of-charge file hosting service that allows you to upload files to a cloud storage and then access them from a Web browser….

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Microsoft Services Premier Support – Our technology experts working for you

We understand the challenge of reducing costs, delivering more with less and the importance of delivering a quality service to demanding ‘customers’.  Microsoft Services Premier Support can provide a direct relationship with Microsoft for your on premise and online IT.  Experts on-hand to help you plan for improved implementation and management of technology as well…

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Windows Azure Bootcamp - Powered by Tech.Days, Edinburgh 11th November 2011

If you are a developer looking to take advantage of cloud computing, but you haven’t yet taken the plunge, this free day of training is the quickest way to get up-to-speed with Microsoft’s offering; Windows Azure. We’ll take you from knowing nothing about the cloud to actually having written some code, deployed it to the…

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Free Live@edu webcasts–join up today!

  We’re running a free webcast series between now and Christmas that we’d like you to be a part of! Over three sessions we’ll be talking about what Microsoft Live@edu is, how you can deploy and migrate to it, and how you can promote it at your institution. There will be lots of opportunities to…

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25 FREE Microsoft Technical exam vouchers–hurry before they all go!

The Microsoft IT Academy Programme and  Prometric have teamed up to offer 25 FREE Microsoft Technical exam vouchers (Value Over £1000) to organisations who are not existing Prometric Exam Centres when they sign up. Becoming an exam centre is FREE and can be a great additional source of revenue. If you are not currently a…

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Real Life stories using Microsoft Office

We’re looking for some great Office stories. And we’ll even give a helping hand. At home, in the office, at school or on the go, your life never stops moving. Microsoft Office 2010 gives you smart, simple, timesaving tools to help you keep up with it. Now you can express ideas, solve problems, connect with…

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Announcing two new accessibility add-in’s for Microsoft Office 2010

The Office Platform Team released two new Microsoft Office 2010 Accessibility Add-ins on March 17th. While comparatively small add-ins, they enable big things! Try them yourself by downloading via the below links. The Subtitling Add-in for Microsoft PowerPoint (STAMP)helps Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 users add closed captions to the video and audio files included in their…

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