SharePoint 2010 – Get Ready for SharePoint 2010 with Ignite Online

An exciting opportunity for SharePoint partners- Upgrade your skills to SharePoint 2010 through a series of self-paced modules of SharePoint 2010 technical training –including demos, presentations and hosted hands-on-labs now available through the Partner Learning Center! With two different tracks, both IT professionals and developers can take advantage of SharePoint 2010 Ignite to get ready to deploy and support implementations of, or build custom applications on SharePoint 2010. If you’ve…

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Security – The Microsoft ForeFront team (security) is conducting a survey

The Forefront Server Protection team are conducting research to understand what applications you would like to protect, and how you would like them protected. One of the applications they are soliciting feedback on is SharePoint. The survey shouldn’t take more than 5-10 minutes, and your feedback directly impacts product decisions. http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/forefrontsurvey

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Windows 7 – Windows 2008 R2 SP1 – Few details announced

For Windows Server 2008 R2, SP1 will be introducing two new desktop virtualization features: Microsoft RemoteFX and Dynamic Memory. These features are designed to meet the increasing needs of our customers as they utilize virtualization in their environments with Windows Server 2008 R2. You can read more about RemoteFX and Dynamic Memory on the http://blogs.technet.com/windowsserver/ For Windows 7, SP1 includes only minor updates, among which are previous updates that are…

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Windows XP Mode – Now available to more computer

Microsoft has announced an update to Windows XP Mode today that will make it a more accessible to PCs in small and midsize businesses who want to migrate to Windows 7 Professional but have applications that still require Windows XP. Windows XP Mode will no longer require hardware virtualization technology to run. This change makes it extremely easy for businesses to use Windows XP Mode to address any application incompatibility…

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SharePoint 2010 – Analysts’ review of SharePoint 2010

The technology analyst community has also been very busy talking to their clients about SharePoint 2010 and publishing their take on the new release. Examples include Forrester’s recent report , “SharePoint Server 2010: An Evolutionary Step Toward Content Centric Middleware” and Gartner’s, “SharePoint 2010 Steps Up to the ECM Plate”. “SharePoint Server 2010: An Evolutionary Step Toward Content Centric Middleware” (Forester) http://www.forrester.com/rb/Research/sharepoint_server_2010_evolutionary_step_toward_content-centric/q/id/54451/t/2 “SharePoint 2010 Steps Up to the ECM Plate”…

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TechDays 2010 – Webcasts are available

Finally, all the session done during the TechDays 2010 at Paris are now available for webcast. Go http://www.microsoft.com/france/vision/mstechdays10/ for all webcasts.   For my sessions: Quoi de neuf dans l’administration SharePoint 2010 ? http://www.microsoft.com/france/vision/mstechdays10/Webcast.aspx?EID=68ce01c6-132d-492a-8b7a-d4c91d30b1ba Forefront pour la protection des portails d’entreprise http://www.microsoft.com/france/vision/mstechdays10/Webcast.aspx?EID=7edf01c4-db8b-4c2c-91ff-bf0c10617335​​  

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Office 2010 – Official pricing

Microsoft has announced the official pricing for the next Office version – Office 2010. http://blogs.technet.com/backstage_2010/archive/2010/03/05/office-2010-est-disponible-en-achetant-office-2007-promo-sur-office-famille-et-etudiant-2007.aspx Don’t forget, for any Office 2007 purchase, you’re eligible to the same/equivalent Office 2010 for free.

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Office – Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 official announcement

Microsoft has announced that Office System 2010 will be RTM in April. The official launch has been set to May 12th. Be patient :), it’s arriving http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2010/03/05/sharepoint-2010-office-2010-launch.aspx Site launch http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/businessproductivity/proof/pages/2010-launch-events.aspx​

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