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  • Blog Post: Microsoft System Centre 2012 Launch Events and webinars

    We would like to give you the opportunity to invite you to register and attend the Best of Microsoft Management Summit (MMS) UK 2012 in May   in Manchester, Reading and London respectively. These will be our official System Centre 2012 launch events in the UK. · 8th May, Manchester (Hilton Deansgate...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Education Webcast on Hyper-V 8th November recording

    For those of you who were not able to attend the Microsoft Education Webcast on Hyper-V last week, as promised, here are the links to all the slides and presentations. Migrate your virtualisation solution from VMware to Hyper-V and save money The slides are now available here - Mark Doyle' Infrastructure...
  • Blog Post: Increase student computer access at a lower cost – Introducing Windows MultiPoint Server 2011

    A little note from Richard Lane, Education Account Technical Strategist   Today, more than ever our schools and colleges in the UK are faced with dwindling budgets – and are looking for new and innovative ways to modernise and improve their teaching and learning experience. Student access to computing...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft UK Education Live Meeting

      Overview MultiPoint Server 2011 is a Windows based solution that is designed specifically to give every student individual access to PCs. By allowing multiple users to simultaneously share one computer – and still providing a rich independent Windows experience, it is a cost effective way to get...
  • Blog Post: System Center for education - webinar recordings from end of November

    At the end of November, Rich Lane the resident techie of the education team ran a couple of webinars. If you want to have a listen in, you can view the recordings below. Secrets of successful desktop virtualisation: The Optimised Desktop VDI is a hot topic at the moment but what actually is it? When...
  • Blog Post: Today's Further Education Live Meetings

    As a result of having to postpone today's Further Education Briefing, we're running two of the sessions as online meetings today. Anybody can attend - you don't have to register in advance, or have been on the invitation list for the planned briefing Live Meeting Friday 3rd December At 9:30-10:30am today...
  • Blog Post: November webinars for FE

    Secrets of Successful Desktop Virtualisation: The Optimised Desktop VDI is a hot topic at the moment but what actually is it? When is it the right solution … and when not? Given the challenges nowadays – making the right choices is even more critical than ever. In this Microsoft Education live meeting...
  • Blog Post: Webinar on Application Virtualisation - 9th November

    On Tuesday 9th November at 2pm, Remote IT Solutions , one of our education partners, are running a one hour webinar for education establishments on application virtualisation. Given the large numbers of applications that you're supporting, across a wide range of curriculum areas, then this is one route...
  • Blog Post: Find out more about Microsoft System Center for Education - an upcoming Live Meeting webinar

    Richard Lane, who is the UK education team's resident techie is getting the bit between his teeth and running an increasing number of Live Meetings. As soon as we're sure there's enough demand, then we'll start to schedule a specific day and time each month, so that you can put them in your diary, and...
  • Blog Post: Live Meeting–What’s new in Office 2010 for students and teachers

    Following on from the Deploying Windows 7 Live Meeting last month, Richard Lane (who’s our resident techie in the Education team) is hosting a pair of Office 2010 Live Meetings in July. As it is a Live Meeting (webinar), you don’t need to leave your desk, and no travel is needed – you can simply logon...
  • Blog Post: Deploying Windows 7 - Best practice deployment methods

    Last week we ran a pair of Windows 7 Live Meetings " Deploying Windows 7 – Best Practice Deployment Methods to Save You Time and Money ". Over 200 people attended, but I’m guessing that there will be others who would have liked to attend and couldn’t make the time. So the Live Meeting is now...
  • Blog Post: Windows 7 Application Compatibility in education

    A last week I wrote “ Windows 7 is getting closer ”, and one of the readers posed the question about Application Compatibility – their point was that they used over 450 applications, so couldn’t we test them all to check they work on Windows 7. Hopefully it’s no surprise to learn that we can’t do all...
  • Blog Post: Student Relationship Management – Live Meetings coming up

    Because of the competitive nature of student recruitment these days it seems that a lot of colleges are developing vastly improved strategies to recruit the "right" sort of student. SRM (Student Relationship Management) combined with the correct CRM technology package is one of the major strategies...
  • Blog Post: Education Live Meeting: Secure Application Access with IAG 2007 for Further and Higher Education

    Tuesday 24th March 2009, 15:00 - 16:00 Overview This session will be presented by Microsoft, Oxford Computer Group and Alistair Sandford from the University of the West of England and will explain how education providers can: Manage secure access to applications from within the firewall or for remote...
  • Blog Post: Live Meeting next week - Collaborative Campus

    My colleague Matt sends details of a Live Meeting event he's hosting online next week: Microsoft Collaborative Campus Presentation On Tuesday 26 th February at 9.30am we will be running a Live Meeting presentation to discuss the Microsoft Collaborative Campus as a way to connect students in a way that...
  • Blog Post: Live Meeting: System Center 2007 - Making IT management easier

    I know it's half-term/study/reading week next week for most of us, but just in case you’re thinking of catching up on some of the things you don't get round to in term time, this Live Meeting could show you a way to change that. (It’s bliss isn’t it, when the corridors go quiet?) Happening at the usual...
  • Blog Post: Exchange on Tour 2008

    Last year, we hosted a series of events called "Exchange on Tour", which focused on Exchange 2007, and our other communications tools, such as Office Communications Server, Live Meeting - all of which are designed to support a single unified communications infrastructure. We're running some further events...
  • Blog Post: Live Meeting - Collaborative Campus

    My colleague Matt sends details of a Live Meeting event he's hosting online next month: Microsoft Collaborative Campus Presentation On Tuesday 26 th February at 9.30am we will be running a Live Meeting presentation to discuss the Microsoft Collaborative Campus as a way to connect students in a way that...
  • Blog Post: Live Meeting: Live @ Edu

    My colleague Matt sends details of a Live Meeting event he's hosting online next Tuesday: Microsoft Live @ Edu is a secure, reliable infrastructure that provides educational institutions with a range of beneficial services that are consistent throughout the lifetime of a student or alumni. With one ...
  • Blog Post: Live Meeting for Virtual Classes?

    We've had a few questions about the use of Live Meeting and whether we have examples in the UK. The short answer is no, not at the moment. However, we do have a case study from the US which looks intertesting and worth a look. http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000000738...
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