Archive for June, 2009

SBSC Newsletter - July 2009

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

  You receive this communication as a benefit of your Microsoft Small Business Specialist Community membership. Welcome to the July 2009 SBSC Program News. This newsletter is designed to present the most current and relevant information about Microsoft incentives, promotions, and opportunities available for SBSC members. New SBSC Advisory Board Announced: A Strong ...

Partners in Christ Annual Prayer Breakfast at WPC 09

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

SAVE-THE-DATE! Join Microsoft partners and employees from around the world for a time of fellowship and prayer at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference New Orleans Marriott at the Convention Center 859 Convention Center Boulevard New Orleans, Louisiana 70130 Wednesday, July 15, 2009 7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Click Here to Register Today! Are you able to help fund this special ...

Sane People, Insane Statements

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

My new favorite book “Re-Imagine” by Tom Peters if full of paragraphs titled “Sane People, Insane Statements.  The are statements from sane people that cause you to pause and say “holly crap, what if…”.  For example Greg Blonder, venture capitalist and former chief technical advisor for corporate strategy at AT&T ...

The Client Vendor Relationship - Get a Helmet!

Friday, June 5th, 2009

Wow, three YouTube postings in 2 days.  I'm sure you convinced that all I do is surf videos.  I wish.  This came from my SBS Group Co-Lead in an email while I was recovering my servers this morning.  Enjoy and TGIF!!!

New Microsoft TV Ads for bing

Friday, June 5th, 2009

Check out the new ads for Microsoft's new search engine called "bing".  Please share your thoughts on these ads in the comments.  Do you think MS has a shot against big G?

Wii 4 Sale! Project Natal Here I Come!

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

Wow!  I just saw the new video on the XBOX 360 Project Natal (below) and I'm ready to sell my sell my Wii game system and all the crap I bought to go with it for this.  The kewl part is that I have a new XBOX 360 Elite sitting ...

Windows Vista and Server 2008 SP2 Released

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

Microsoft has announced the public release of Windows Vista and Server 2008 SP2.  I don't know about you but I'm skipping SP2 on all my machines and going straight to Win 7 on ALL my PCs (see this blog).  Here is the blurb from TechNet this AM: Windows Vista Service Pack 2 ...

Autotask Community Juggernaut Releases Email2AT Beta

Monday, June 1st, 2009

Travis Austin, of Rezitech,  a young man who made quite a splash in the SMB community and Autotask circle when introduced for the first time at the Autotask CommunITy Live event this spring, has released his first Autotask community focused service called Email2AT.  Email2AT (short for email to Autotask but ...