[Hong Kong] Microsoft Innovation Day – Achieve the Last Mile of Productivity with Office Business Applications

Date: 2007.06.22 (Fri)


Time: 14:00 – 17:00


Venue: Three Pacific Place, Admiralty, Hong Kong


The coming MSDN event includes two sessions of Microsoft Office training about how Office Business Applications (OBA) delivers people-centric, collaborative solutions to the enterprise through familiar Microsoft Office servers, clients, and tools.

Session 1: Integrating Business Information with Microsoft Office Open XML Format
Microsoft Office Open XML Formats files replace legacy binary Microsoft Office system files and enables rich server-side processing of documents. In this session we shall cover the components included in the formatted file and various scenarios that show the versatility of these files.

Session 2: Microsoft Office Business Applications (OBA): A New Breed of Applications on the 2007 Microsoft Office system
Microsoft Office Business Applications (OBA) connects Line of Business (LOB) systems with the people that use them through the familiar user interface of Microsoft Office. They also enable businesses to extend the Microsoft Office clients and servers into business processes. In this session we shall look at how the 2007 Microsoft Office system provides collaborative business capabilities that fill the white space between traditional business applications and personal productivity tools.


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~ Microsoft Innovation Day – Achieve the Last Mile of Productivity with Office Business Applications


http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032341682&Culture=en-HK


~ Microsoft Office Open XML Formats Overview


http://www.microsoft.com/uk/office/preview/itpro/fileoverview.mspx


~ Office Business Applications Developer Portal


http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/office/aa905528.aspx

System Center Data Protection Manager – SCDPM 2007 Beta2

System Center Data Protection Manager (SCDPM) 2007 Beta 2 is available for evaluation at Microsoft Connect. DPM 2007 Beta 2 is designed to provide a best-of-breed protection and the most robust, reliable recovery experience for Exchange Server, SQL Server, and SharePoint.  Try out the new standard for Windows backup and recovery – DPM 2007 combines the best aspects of Continuous Data Protection (CDP) and traditional tape backup with a seamlessly integrated disk and tape platform.  Learn how you can use DPM 2007 to perform better backups as well as rapid and reliable recoveries while significantly reducing the costs and complexities associated with data protection.


The following reference materials are available after joining the connection Data Protection Manager 2007.


~ Data Protection Manager V2 Beta 2 FAQ, getting started guide, tutorial, planning guide, operation guide, system requirements, deployment guide, troubleshooting guide, known issues.


===== For more information =====


~ System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 Beta 2


https://connect.microsoft.com/site/sitehome.aspx?SiteID=205