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Office 2013 “beta”– if you are a hoster have you ensured that it is easy to test the new office with your hosted offerings?

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy, NewLease) Microsoft have made the big announcement about the upcoming release of Office 2013 (for a full 1 hour video http://mashable.com/2012/07/16/microsoft-takes-the-wraps-off-office-15-watch-live/). One of the items that struck me straight away is the emphasis on … Continue reading

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BPOS / Office365 / InTune News and Links #2

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy) Another set of links for potentially interesting cloud materials. Promotions Don’t forget Velocity incentives (A$1,000 for 20+ seat deals and A$2,000 for 50+ seat deals) more info at http://www.msonlineservices.com.au/ Also if for any reason … Continue reading

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BPOS / Office365 / InTune News and Links #1

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy) Breaking News: Take advantage of the Velocity Promotion.  Here’s what you could earn: $2,000 in migration and implementation funds for every sale of Microsoft Online Services via T-Suite of 50 seats or over. $1,000 … Continue reading

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Free MS Online resources

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy) Although many Microsoft partners have addressed their “Why?” questions regarding MS Online and BPOS (soon to be Office 365), they are now asking “How?”.  I will follow up with a fuller post at a … Continue reading

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MOSPA Assessment now includes Windows InTune questions (but training guide not updated)

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy) To be able to sell Microsoft’s Online Services offerings e.g. BPOS you need to sign up as a MS Online Partner.  Part of this process is taking an assessment that “tests” your knowledge of … Continue reading

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BPOSRocks becomes Office365rocks

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy) Danny Burlage the CTO at Wortell (Microsoft Online Services Partner of the Year award 2010) has been blogging about BPOS on his http://www.bposrocks.com site for some time now. He has offered an interesting mix … Continue reading

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Office365 + InTune = core business software for USD35/month

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy) Although Office365 (BPOS v2) and Windows InTune are not available outside betas until 2011 (best interweb guesses suggest end of Q1) they point the way to a seriously compelling option for customers, a challenging … Continue reading

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BPOS & Live@Edu become Office365 (or What’s in a Name Part 2)

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy) So the announcement is out and BPOS (as well as Live@Edu)  will become Office 365.  This branding is officially only applicable to the next wave of Microsoft’s direct to market hosted productivity tools, due … Continue reading

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