Find out what’s new for Microsoft partners within the last 2 weeks of March, 2017. We’ll connect you to resources that help you build and sustain a profitable cloud business, connect with customers and prospects, and differentiate your business.
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News about Microsoft FastTrack: Windows 10, Dynamics 365, and Microsoft Teams
- Microsoft Teams rolls out to Office 365 customers worldwide
- Read the blog post for partners about Microsoft FastTrack updates
- Microsoft FastTrack Windows 10 preview
Training and Events
In person events:
- March 20th: Interactive Office 365 Partner SMB Workshop – Drumbeat Optimize – Vancouver
- March 24th: Interactive Office 365 Partner SMB Workshop – Drumbeat Optimize – Mississauga
- March 20th-22nd: Technical Deep Dive: Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure
- March 20th: Technical Deep Dive on Windows in CSP
- March 21st: Enhance Your Business with Dynamics 365 for Project Service Automation
- March 21st: Introduction to Skype for Business Technical Series: Hybrid Deep Dive
- March 21-24: Enhance your business with Cortana Intelligence Suite
- March 22nd: Ask the Experts Azure PaaS: Azure App Services
- March 22nd-24th: Technical Deep Dive: Hybrid Cloud Management and Security
- March 23rd: Introduction to Cognitive Services
- March 24th: Introduction to Skype for Business Technical Series: Edge Architectures and Configuration
- March 27th: Technical Deep Dive on building connected solutions with IoT
- March 27th- 28th: Technical Deep Dive on Windows Deployment
- March 28th: Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security – Lead with Identity in Retail and Drive Digital Transformation (EMS053PAL)
- March 28th: Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security – Lead with Identity in Retail and Drive Digital Transformation (EMS053PAL2)
- March 29th: Enhance your Business with Skype for Business Online Academy
- March 29th: Technical Deep Dive on Windows Security
- March 30th: Technical Deep Dive on Windows Management
Special Offers & Incentives:
- Register for Microsoft Inspire, the annual worldwide partner conference
- Sponsor or Exhibit at Microsoft Inspire
- Canadian IMPACT Awards 2017 – The How and Why of Submitting a Nomination
- Partner of the Year is live – Apply for the awards!
- Save $100 on Microsoft Inspire Registration on March 21 and March 22. Get Registered Here!
Opportunities and Resources for partners
- CSP Best Practice: Automate Subscription Management and Customer Onboarding
- Your playbook(s) for building and driving success with Microsoft Azure
- Welcome to Device Partner Center!
- Ready to transact on the cloud? Get started here!
- The ABCs of Digital Marketing: Always Be Closing
Cloud Competency resources
- Choose the cloud competency that best aligns with your business
- Learn how to own the end-to-end customer relationship with the Cloud Solution Provider Program (CSP)
- Find here updates on your competencies
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