Web hosting specialist and Microsoft shop MaximumASP went looking for a virtualization solution. After evaluating the field, the Gold Certified Partner ended up sticking with Microsoft for a new virtual hosting business.
Redmond Channel Partner magazine identifies 13 must-see sessions at the upcoming Microsoft WPC in New Orleans.
Microsoft rolls consulting know-how into offerings that managed partners can take to upper midmarket and enterprise customers.
Programs: Microsoft opens data services component of the Azure platform, called Project Huron, to customers for testing.
Marketing: Will the new initiatives offset recent hits to Microsoft Business Solutions sales, both for Microsoft and its partners?
Operating Systems: Release Candidate arrives in plenty of time for the new OS to be generally available in Fall 2009.
First Look: Book by Gold Certified Partner provides a good starting point for building a virtualization practice.
Congratulations to the following organizations that have recently joined Microsoft's top partner group.
Company plans to roll out iTunes-like interface where end users can access corporate applications.
Marketplace: Researchers actually find some good news amid the slowdown for Microsoft in the areas of BizTalk and SharePoint.
Company CFO Chris Lidell called the quarter perhaps "the most difficult environment Microsoft has faced in its entire 30-year history."