News and Announcements
Microsoft reports record first-quarter revenue of $18.53 billionhttp://www.microsoft.com/en-us/news/press/2013/oct13/10-24fy14q1earningspr.aspx
Nokia goes big, introduces the Lumia 1520 and 1320 with 6-inch HD screens. Plus: Instagram is coming!http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/windowsphone/archive/2013/10/22/nokia-unveils-their-first-6-inch-windows-phones-and-a-new-windows-tablet-plus-here-comes-instagram.aspx
Inside Surface: Steve Bathiche demonstrates advances in Touch Cover 2http://blogs.technet.com/b/firehose/archive/2013/10/28/inside-surface-steve-bathiche-demonstrates-advances-in-touch-cover-2.aspx
Giant Surface 2 lands in Trafalgar Squarehttp://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/news/Press/2013/Oct13/GiantSurface2landsin.aspx
Finance on Windows Magazinehttp://www.onwindows.com/Financial-Services/PrintedMagazine.aspx
Financial Services Innovation UK – Bruce’s Facebook Grouphttps://www.facebook.com/financialservicesuk
Events and Training
The Microsoft Transform The Datacentre Workshops are ½ day and delivered jointly with our one of our strategic partners at regional locations across the UK.
This workshop will provide you with the opportunity to:
The agenda will include the following sessions:
09:30-09:45 - What’s The Microsoft Cloud OS Story?09:45-10:30 - What’s New in Windows Server 2012 (and R2)? 10:30-10:45 - BREAK 10:45-11:30 - What’s New in System Center 2012 SP1 (and R2)? 11:30-12:15 - What’s New in Windows Azure Infrastructure Services? 12:15-12:45 – LUNCH12:45-13:00 - Licensing Overview, Customer References and Next Steps
EDINBURGH 5th November 2013 REGISTER HERE >LONDON 12th November 2013 REGISTER HERE >MANCHESTER 19th November 2013 REGISTER HERE >LONDON 3rd December 2013 REGISTER HERE >NEWCASTLE 4th December 2013 REGISTER HERE >READING 10th December 2013 REGISTER HERE >LONDON 14th January 2014 REGISTER HERE >SHEFFIELD 29th January 2014 REGISTER HERE >READING 4th February 2014 REGISTER HERE >MANCHESTER 20th February 2014 REGISTER HERE >EDINBURGH 4th March 2014 REGISTER HERE >BRISTOL 18th March 2014 REGISTER HERE >LONDON 1st April 2014 REGISTER HERE >BIRMINGHAM 8th April 2014 REGISTER HERE >MANCHESTER 9th April 2014 REGISTER HERE >READING 13th May 2013 REGISTER HERE >SOUTHAMPTON 20th May 2014 REGISTER HERE >CARDIFF 3rd June 2014 REGISTER HERE >
Microsoft Virtual CIO Summit 2013 on demand now http://aka.ms/Rbxaow
CPS Project Server and Sharepoint (art of the possible) Seminar 14th November, The Cumberland Hotel London http://www.cps.co.uk/Training-Seminars/Pages/Seminars.aspx
Energy-Smart Buildings: Reducing Energy Costs Through Technology or How Microsoft Quietly Built the City of the FuturePlease contact you Microsoft account manager if you would like an invitation to this invite only event on 3rd December 2013 at Microsoft's office in Victoria, London.
Other Microsoft upcoming Enterprise eventsSee comprehensive calendar of technical events and briefings taking place around the countryhttp://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/enterprise/events/default.aspx
Microsoft UK TechDayshttp://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/techdays/default.aspx
Tech.Days Online 2013 On demandhttps://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032554523&Culture=en-GB&community=0
Microsoft Technology Centre Application Platform Workshops – TVP and LondonContact your Microsoft Account Representative for details
Other trainingMicrosoft Virtual Academyhttp://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/Home.aspx
Microsoft Eventshttps://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/default.aspx?culture=en-GB&community=0Search here for Live and recorded webcasts, Virtual labs and in-person events available.
Right App, right device, right time– Improving face to face customer experiences - discussion with Microsoft Specialists Simon Hutson (Dynamics), Katie Speede (Devices) and Darren Adams (Productivity).
Online and Mobile Financial Serviceshttp://www.microsoft.com/enterprise/industry/financial-services/insurance/online-and-mobile-financial-services.aspx
Demonstration: Go Mobile with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 for Tablets http://www.crmsoftwareblog.com/2013/10/demonstration-go-mobile-with-microsoft-dynamics-crm-2013-for-tablets/
Yammer: Move Faster with Mobilehttps://about.yammer.com/yammer-blog/move-faster-mobile/
Erste Bank Group Retail Banker Increases Sales, Improves Customer Relations with Windows Store Apphttp://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Windows-8-Enterprise/Erste-Bank-Group/Retail-Banker-Increases-Sales-Improves-Customer-Relations-with-Windows-Store-App/710000003237
Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance to provide 30,000 Fujitsu tablets with Windows 8 to its sales personnel in Japan’s largest deploymenthttp://www.microsoft.com/en-us/news/press/2013/aug13/08-06meijiyasudapr.aspx