Archive for May, 2008

New Australia SBSC PAL Announced - Hilton Travis

Monday, May 19th, 2008

As we (the International team of SBSC PALs) plan for Microsoft's FY08-9 and how to help Microsoft navigate the diverse community under the SBSC banner, some of us (like me) will stay on for another year to finish what we have started and some new blood will be injected in ...

How to Leverage the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 for Sales

Friday, May 16th, 2008

So what does the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 mean to those of us selling IT products and services?  A lot!  By getting a customer to move forward on a large capital investment now utilizing financing they can realize a nice little tax savings.  This can be tied right ...

Survey For NOLA Attendees

Friday, May 16th, 2008

A special request from Chris Rue and your's truly.  For all of you that were at the New Orleans SBS Migration conference, please complete this survey.  We REALLY need your feedback on the Mobility presentation.  It will only take a minute.  Thanks and TGIF!!!

Microsoft Announces SBS 2008 and EBS Pricing

Wednesday, May 14th, 2008

Windows Essential Server Solutions pricing* is as follows: Windows Small Business Server 2008 Standard Edition software, including five CALs, $1,089 (U.S.); additional CALs $77 each (U.S.) Windows Small Business Server 2008 Premium Edition software, including five CALs, $1,899 (U.S.); additional CALs $189 each (U.S.) Windows Essential Business Server 2008 Standard Edition software, including ...

No Backup of the Backups for WHS

Wednesday, May 14th, 2008

I mentioned last week that Microsoft has cut the client backup from the initial release of Small Business Server 2008 and now word in the forums is that the solution designed to backup the client backups on a Windows Home Server (SBS's Little Brother) has been cut from the planed ...

Response point and compcast….

Tuesday, May 13th, 2008

Response point and compcast. I just finished doing a response point informational type show at the Compcast type show at a Compcast facility in Charleston. I say with a lot of fun but I'm not sure if I actually to say anything. Thanks to the help of Chris Marshall ...

MSPSN Announces Fall MSP Event

Monday, May 12th, 2008

This just in from the tireless folks at Mobilize.  Ready to take managed services to the next level?  If so, I would encourage you to check this one out.  I heard from Nancy about some of the exciting ways they plan to teach at this event and I promise this ...

Ring Tone of the Week

Monday, May 12th, 2008

OK, so I don't have a regular Ring Tone of the week blog but if I did this one would be on it.  Thanks to the amazing, and soon to be WPC room mate (yes I've been warned about his OCD with suits and ties), Matt Makowicz for this Ring ...

Hi all, well I just…

Monday, May 12th, 2008

Hi all, well I just returned from the SBS Migration conference in New Orleans. Well, that was fun I think. I think I remember, anyway I am trying out the product I blogged last week called Jott, that's www.jott.com. Once again, this is a product where you call a toll ...

This is a test blog…

Saturday, May 10th, 2008

This is a test blog posting about Jott, a cool new program. Roger from San Diego showed me that allowed me to transcribed voice mail to text or email to blog postings. I created my account at www.Jott.com and was able to add a word plus plug in immediately ...