Microsoft To Start Technical Preview Of Office 15 – Will Your Business Take Advantage Of The PC, Mobile, And Cloud Services?

Office 15 as Microsoft is calling it, is the next generation of Microsoft Office products and services. On January 30th, Microsoft announced, from their blog, that they were beginning a technical preview of the new office suite. The previewers would … Read More

Reviewing LightSwitch App Development Tool & How You Can Put It To Use

Microsoft LightSwitch is a rapid application development tool for creating three-tier cloud-based applications.  We are going to examine the process of creating a simple application in LightSwitch and then answer the question of how this development tool can be used … Read More

SQL Server Denali CTP 3 New Features – Project Crescent, IIF Function, CHOOSE Function

The third community technology preview, or “CTP” of SQL Server Denali was made available for download last week.  It is available for download from Microsoft at http://www.microsoft.com/sqlserver/en/us/future-editions.aspx. According to Microsoft’s blog, this new version now contains all of the features … Read More

Microsoft Office 365 Makes Its Global Debut – Is this a toolset for you?

On Tuesday, Microsoft had its worldwide release of their suite of productivity apps for the cloud, Office 365. The cloud-based software places Microsoft Office, SharePoint, Exchange and Lync into the cloud. Office 365 will come with all the Office Web … Read More