Working Lunch series - includes forthcoming sessions and previous sessions on demand
http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/enterprise/event/working-lunch-webinar-series.aspx

News and Announcements

Tech Ed North America 2014, Houston TX 12th - 15th May
http://northamerica.msteched.com

Register for live stream for TechEd NA 2014
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032587141

Web hosting – Microsoft gains on Apache with the growth of IIS in Azure
http://www.winbeta.org/news/microsofts-iis-and-azure-are-both-threatening-apaches-market-lead

Office Mix
https://mix.office.com/

Weekend Reading: May 9th Edition—Microsoft Office Mix reinvents PowerPoint presentations
http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoft_blog/archive/2014/05/09/weekend-reading-may-9th-edition-microsoft-office-mix-reinvents-powerpoint-presentations.aspx

New York MTA (Mass Transit Authority) adoption of Office 365
http://www.microsoft.com/government/ww%2Fpublic-services%2Fblog/Pages/post.aspx?postID=460&aID=76

San Beridino County in California adopts Office 365
http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Microsoft-Office-365-ProPlus/San-Bernardino-County-Sheriff-s-Department/Sheriff-s-Department-Enhances-Mobility-Improves-Public-Safety-with-Cloud-Services/710000004357

Article 29 compliance for the Data Protection Act
http://techcrunch.com/2014/04/10/microsofts-enterprise-cloud-services-get-a-privacy-thumbs-up-from-europes-data-protection-authorities/

Security Intelligence Report - New Data Sheds Light on Shifting Cybercriminal Tactics
http://blogs.technet.com/b/security/archive/2014/05/07/new-data-sheds-light-on-shift-in-cybercriminal-tactics.aspx

Nokia 520 – Saved Brazilian Police Officer’s life when he was shot
http://www.winbeta.org/news/nokia-lumia-520-repels-bullet-saves-brazilian-police-officers-life

Enterprise Technology on the Microsoft Platform – OnWindows.com
http://www.onwindows.com/
http://www.onwindows.com/microsoft-magazines/default.aspx
(Digital Editions)

Finance on Windows magazine – Microsoft Technology in Banking, Capital Markets and Insurance
http://www.onwindows.com/Financial-Services/PrintedMagazine.aspx

Prime Magazine – Microsoft Technology in Discrete and process manufacturing
http://www.onwindows.com/Manufacturing/PrintedMagazine.aspx

Speak Magazine – Microsoft Technology in Retail, Consumer Industries and Hospitality
http://www.onwindows.com/Retail-and-Hospitality/PrintedMagazine.aspx

Touch Magazine – Microsoft Technology in Government, Healthcare, Education and Public Safety & National Security
http://www.onwindows.com/Public-Sector/PrintedMagazine.aspx

Events and Training

People Centric IT Workshops
http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/enterprise/event/people-centric-it-roadshows.aspx

Transform the Datacentre Workshops -
http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/enterprise/event/transform-the-datacenter-roadshows.aspx

Business intelligence Experience Workshops
http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/enterprise/event/business-intelligence-experience.aspx

Business Transformed
Event, 4th June, London – ask your Microsoft account manager for further details.

“Getting Started with the Cloud” Week, From 12-16 May Lunch time webinar

  • Introduction to Microsoft Azure
  • How to Activate Your Azure Free Trial
  • How to Create Servers That Live in the Cloud
  • How to Create Websites in the Cloud
  • How to Create Mobile Services and Cloud Services

Register for the webinar:  http://aka.ms/dailycloud

“Cloud Camp” 23rd May

Developers who wish to get a dive deeper into Azure and learn about web development in the Cloud will have an opportunity to join our Cloud Camp in London (Cardinal Place) with hands-on tutorial from our senior tech evangelists, Steve Plank and Martin Beeby.

Build, Deploy, Scale! Build the new breed of web sites and apps with the new release of ASP.NET and Web Tools in Visual Studio 2013. Build Mobile Applications using Microsoft Azure Mobile Services and scale/manage them using Microsoft Azure.

Register for the Cloud Camp:  http://aka.ms/ukcamp23may

Save the Date for TechEd Europe 2014 27-31 October / Fira Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
http://europe.msteched.com/

Tech.Days Online 2013 On demand
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032554523&Culture=en-GB&community=0

Microsoft Technology Centre Application Platform Workshops – TVP and London
Contact your Microsoft Account Representative for details

Other training

Microsoft VirtualAcademy
http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/Home.aspx

Microsoft Events
https://msevents.microsoft.com/cui/default.aspx?culture=en-GB&community=0

Search here for Live and recorded webcasts, Virtual labs and in-person events available

Cloud OS – A chat with Matt Spender, a Data center solution specialist at Microsoft UK

Server and Cloud Platform
http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/server-cloud/solutions/cloud-computing.aspx

Why Cloud OS
http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/server-cloud/cloud-os/why-cloud-os.aspx

Cloud OS Customer Stories
http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/server-cloud/cloud-os/customer-stories/default.aspx

Aston Martin Luxury Sports Car Manufacturer Accelerates Efficiency with Latest Operating System
http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Windows-Server-2012/Aston-Martin/Luxury-Sports-Car-Manufacturer-Accelerates-Efficiency-with-Latest-Operating-System/710000002666

Xerox Corporation Transportation Solution Provider Screens Commercial Vehicles with Cloud Service
http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Case_Study_Detail.aspx?CaseStudyID=710000000945

Paul Smith Fashion Retailer Sets the Trend in Business Agility, Launches Hybrid Cloud Solution
http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/Windows-Server-2012-R2/Paul-Smith/Fashion-Retailer-Sets-the-Trend-in-Business-Agility-Launches-Hybrid-Cloud-Solution/710000003939