Power Pivot: THE official blog

To follow up information from the product team and so on….just one address: http://blogs.msdn.com/gemini Enjoy!


I want to customize more and more my Windows 7

As you know, today is a great for us as we launch our famous Windows 7 officially! You will appreciate some new features such as to customize your windows with lots of themes and with an easy way! To provide you a maximum of content, you have lots of new themes. GO here to download:…


BING….is pleased to present…search engine with Twitter!

Still some doubts about our innovative power?? Ok let’s go, we have just added a new feature on our famous search engine….you can now search againts tweets that are grouped by themes! Note that this feature is only provided on the US version at this time. http://www.bing.com/twitter?mtk=en-us Let’s see the page of today: Note: as…


BI: Gemini…becomes Power Pivot for Excel 2010!

I’m sure you all heard about Gemini….s great add-in for Excel 2010 to improve data analysis directly from your favorite client application….Excel! You need further information about Power Pivot? Really simple, we put online a dedicated website http://www.powerpivot.com/ You will be able to follow instructions to go deeper and learn how to use it. You…


DEV: Visual Studio, MSDN….a great day for developers!

Here we go! We announced some important news around the development ecosystem! Visual Studio 2010 Download Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 Official site: http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/en-us/default.mspx A new logo! .NET framework 4.0, all products around VSTS: http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/en-us/try/default.mspx#download MSDN New look! More offers such Team Foundation Server Simplify your choice: 9 core developer products to 4! http://msdn.microsoft.com Vincent


Do you need SharePoint 2010 resources?

At the SharePoint conference in Las Vegas we announced some further information about SharePoint 2010. This is a really important release for us and you! To understand why, you have a lot of resources you can use: SharePoint 2010 Website – to view SharePoint 2010 in action SharePoint 2010 forum- for SharePoint 2010 questions SharePoint…


TFS2008: Tips and tricks to fix potential errors after installation

Hi all, After having some problems recently to install a TFS platform, I decided to post some tips and tricks about it. Even if  your favorite search engine (just in case I precise Bing www.bing.com ) is your best friend to troubleshoot errors with a copy/paste of the error number or/and error descriptions, you can have…

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Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Servers-Gartner: Microsoft as a leader

A new time, Microsoft is considered as a leader on this market by the Gartner group. A new proof of Microsoft’s capabilities in building, deploying and supporting applications! Lots of innovations continue notably with SaaS (Software as a Service) and cloud-enabled application servers (SEAP) Do not forget the PDC dates mid-november, a great period to…


Team Foundation Server 2010: new version, new installation possibilities

As you might know, TFS 2010 is really closed from us now, just few months to wait for. I would like to remind you some great possibilities around the installation process we will have: No architecture restriction: TFS will be installed on x86 and x64 architectures! Installation on clients and servers operating systems…haven’t you ever…


Get Windows 7 regional themes?

You like your local theme when you selected your regional settings during Windows 7 installation….but you might want to use other available themes. Really simple, type the following address in your explorer: C:\Windows\Globalization\MCT and you will get the different themes, for each region you have a “theme” folder.   Enjoy! More details: http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/3476/access-international-themes-in-windows-7/