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  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    TechRoundup: Dynamic Solutions to Keep Customers Happy

    As the world grows smaller and more complicated, technology plays an important role and enables individuals to drive their vision while also helping organisations to manage their end-to-end business processes. Customer engagement is a hot subject and there are plenty of associated technology offerings out there. According to Forrester most...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Customer Engagement, Business Value: How to Deal with the 21st Century Customer

    In a recent study, McKinsey found customer engagement to be the #1 concern of executives. What is customer engagement? Who's done it well? Who hasn't? In this On-Demand Webcast, Author and thought leader Paul Greenberg shares how to help drive customer engagement and make your business successful in the 21st...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Always Be Closing: The ABC's of Sales in the Modern Era

    Companies hire salespeople to drive revenue, but it turns out that the majority of sales reps spend very little of their time actually doing the jobs they were hired to do. According to Pace Productivity, just 22% of a typical sales rep’s week is focused on selling. So how can...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Microsoft Dynamics Retail eBook: I Love Customers

    Perhaps no other industry has been as impacted by rapid advancements in technology as the retail industry. The Internet has opened up new markets to you – and your competitors. A proliferation of devices has changed the way consumers shop, in-store and online. Retailers now have access to data about...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Next-gen cloud migration strategies

    Most enterprises have embraced the "low-hanging fruit" of cloud services, phasing in SaaS applications and creating IaaS environments for testing and development. As cloud technologies have matured, however, businesses are considering the transfer of more mission-critical systems to cloud resources. This white paper outlines the current state and future plans...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Cloud Development and Test Environments

    Every software developer needs the infrastructure to design, develop, test, and deliver custom applications. Microsoft Azure gives you everything you need to provision and manage a complete development and test environment in the cloud. Azure helps you dramatically simplify and speed up the path to running a dev-test environment. And...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Virtual Machines: Bigger, Faster, and more Agile

    Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines allow you to deploy a wide range of computing solutions in an agile way. With Virtual Machines, you can deploy nearly instantaneously and you pay only by the minute. With Windows, Linux, SQL Server, Oracle, IBM, SAP, and BizTalk, you can deploy any workload, any language,...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Big Data: New Insights Unlocked.

    Reveal new insights and drive better decision making with Azure HDInsight, a Big Data solution powered by Apache Hadoop. Learn more about the unique flexibility provided to you by HDInsight and make sure you and your organisation stay ahead of the technological curve

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    MSDN Dev and Test Pay-As-You-Go

    Discover special low Microsoft Azure rates for MSDN subscribers. Learn more about the Azure credits available as part of MSDN subscriptions and access Windows Virtual Machines, HDInsights and other Microsoft cloud services at discounted hourly rates. Using Azure as part of your MSDN subscription provides a great way for teams...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Cost of Complacency in Manufacturing: Are you asking enough of your ERP

    Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is critical for management and innovation in today's complex, multi-partner manufacturing operations. The problem is, numerous financial and accounting tools are marketed as ERP solutions when, in fact, they don't provide an integrated suite of tools that form a complete system of record. According to research...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • Webcasts // Mar 2015

    Live Webcast: Building the Business Case for the Cloud

    Register for this LIVE event! Date: 5/14/2015 Time: 10:30 AM PDT / 1:30 PM EDT Dynamics AX’s Modern App Framework enables both partners and internal developers to develop, manage, distribute, and use modern applications. In this Webinar, Nucleus will discuss how simplifying the mobile experience and providing focused applications for...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    IDC: Capturing the $1.6 Trillion Data Dividend

    In recent years, the promise and, in some cases, the hype of big data have produced plenty of critics who doubt the benefits of big data or point to the potential pitfalls facing organisations engaged in big data and analytics projects. This white paper provides the results of an IDC...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Forrester: Total Economic Impact™ Of Microsoft SQL Server

    From the information obtained through interviews with six organisations and surveys collected from 48 more, Forrester has constructed a Total Economic Impact (TEI) framework outlining the implementation of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and/or Microsoft SQL Server 2014. The objective of the framework is to identify the cost, benefit, flexibility, and...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Aug 2015

    What Game Will You Want to Go With That Burger? Ziosk May Already Know

    What would make the user next restaurant meal more enjoyable? Someone to recommend a rose or entertain the kids? Or maybe a way to pay the bill without waiting for the waiter? The tabletop platform from fast-growing Ziosk does all that - and now it's set to do something more:...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Jul 2015

    Industrial Manufacturer Streamlines Work and Modernizes its Image with Surface Pro 3

    Hydrotech wanted to make life easier for its mobile sales force by eliminating the need to carry bulky laptops into the field, so the company gave its sales team Surface Pro 3 devices. The reception was so positive that it decided to equip the service and management teams with Surface...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2015

    Using Plant Data to Make Operators and Maintenance Staff More Efficient

    Using the Elipse integrated software platform, industrial companies can create and support Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems of any size or complexity to help increase operational efficiency. Elipse mobile extends access to plant data beyond the control room to make maintenance, calibrations, or inspections faster and easier. Elipse...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2015

    Fleet Management Industry Leader Increases Sales Effectiveness with Microsoft Surface Pro 3

    To help improve productivity, enterprise fleet management gave 600 Microsoft Surface Pro 3 devices to its salesforce and management team. With the sleek, portable devices, salespeople now deliver higher-impact presentations, work more efficiently and even increase their closing rate. The new technology also highlights enterprise's industry leadership and longtime focus...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2015

    Building A Bank that can Surprise and Delight with Power BI

    When Metro Bank opened in London in 2010, it was a brash competitor in a seriously traditional industry. The vision is to redefine the relationship people have with their bank by innovating customer service. With such offerings as seven-day-a-week store hours and lightning-quick service-a customer can open an account and...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2015

    Helping Clients Make the Most of Customer Visits with Self-Service Scheduling App

    Q-nomy sells solutions to manage most every aspect of customer interactions for retailers, financial service organizations, and government agencies. MyVisit is an innovative mobile app that enables customers to interact with an organization's scheduling system from anywhere. They can use the app to find a branch, see wait times, hold...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2015

    Connecting with Customers Through Chinese Mobile Social Networking Platforms

    The vast majority of China's Internet users access the Internet exclusively through a mobile device and companies doing business in China need a mobile Internet presence to reach this valuable audience. WeChat, one of the most popular mobile social media channel in China with nearly 400 million active users, is...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Providing Clarity in the Cloud For More Efficient Inventory Management For Retailers

    The clarity application suite uses Radio Frequency IDentification (RFID) technology to enable customers to see their entire supply chain, end to end, with greater precision and granularity than ever before, driving better insights, analytics and decision making. Running on Microsoft Azure, the solution scales to meet retail and supply chain...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Chinese Mobile Development Specialist Chooses Microsoft Azure For Scalability and Reliability

    Xtion Mobile CRM enables salespeople to be more effective by using their Smartphones to follow workflows. Xtion helps organizations to implement best practices, track sales associate behavior and receive real-time feedback from sales visits. Evergrande Spring, one of the largest high-end mineral water companies in China, is using Xtion to...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Centralize Massive Property Utility Data Management and Analysis in the Cloud

    Using patent-pending technology, utility sentry consolidates utility data from apartment complexes, office buildings and hotels to provide insight into water, electricity and gas usage. Corporate property groups can use it to reduce operating costs and improve budgeting. They can analyze the utility data for their entire portfolio of properties on...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Industrial Distributor Supports Ambitious Growth Goals, Cuts Costs By $800,000 With BI Solution

    If at first no one doesn't succeed, take a page from the book of DXP Enterprises. The industrial distributor wasn't dissuaded by the failure of its first foray into Business Intelligence (BI). Instead, it came back with a plan that included executive sponsorship, grassroots support, a great tech provider -...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Extend Classification System from Desktop Files to Mobile and Collaboration Solutions

    The classifier products from Boldon James help create an improved security culture in an organization by increasing awareness and empowering users to play an active role in data protection. Companies can then implement much stronger and effective security controls based on the classifications provided to security solutions such as Data...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Bringing a Legacy Care Management Solution Into the Future

    As home healthcare agencies look to improve their ability to manage caregiver scheduling and visit verification, August Systems saw an opportunity to adapt some of the critical capabilities from its industry leading Visit Wizard software for mobile devices. Supported by Microsoft Azure technologies, CareWhen is cloud-based, private duty home-care scheduling...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Lifting 3-D Design and Collaboration Apps to the Cloud to Shorten the Sales Cycle

    The IronCAD Design Collaboration Suite (DCS) facilitates productive design and collaboration by enabling users of all skill levels to communicate design data using three-dimensional models. Salespeople, engineers and designers can work with customers in real-time to create, edit, review and approve product designs within a matter of hours. Based on...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Pumping Data Through the Cloud to Help Pump Oil Out of the Ground

    Arecon data provides solutions for managing probably the most vital pieces of equipment for the oil and gas industry: steel pipe. From distribution centers to oil fields to inspection centers, workers can use oil country OS to track and manage everything about OCTG and drill pipe until it is ready...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Telco Turns to the Cloud for a New Service That Boosts Customer Loyalty in a Crowded Market

    Telecommunications company AXTEL sees cloud services as a way to better serve its customers and differentiate itself in an increasingly competitive market. When AXTEL wanted to create Lifesaver backup and disaster recovery service quickly and cost-effectively, it turned to white-label services from Microsoft and Seagate. The company estimates it saved...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Security Company Streamlines Travel for Road Warriors with Microsoft Surface Pro 3

    TeleSign salespeople are on the road constantly, helping customers understand and implement mobile identity solutions. To meet their diverse needs, many salespeople juggled two devices - a laptop and tablet - but complained about the hassle of this arrangement. So TeleSign standardized on the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, a compact,...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Enabling Secure Access To Data Through App-Based Protection

    Fear of using mobile apps to access sensitive data is holding back mobile productivity in many industries. IDENTOS has solved this problem with its Encryption-as-a-Service (EaaS) application. Hosted on Microsoft Azure, EaaS delivers easy-to-use encryption capabilities that developers use to build secure mobile apps without becoming experts in encryption or...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Intuitive File Sharing And Backup Solution With Enterprise-Class Security and Scalability

    Bizfss improves on popular file-sharing services by increasing security, enabling both on-premises and cloud storage, and supporting backup and restore. It maintains the ease of use that users expect by providing sharing from any file folder and support for mobile access. People can use the service to sync and share...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Transforming Paper-Based Workflows Into the Digital Age to Save Millions in Oil and Gas Industry

    Companies use SEE Forge to create digital workflows that replace traditional paper-based forms, for everything from safety inspections to production rounds. Anyone in the organization can create forms and workflows with the application's drag-and-drop technology, helping reduce the burden on IT. In addition, SEE Forge delivers real-time data visualization and...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Full-Featured Field Resource Management Service That's Easy To Buy and Use

    Solarvista Live/X9 delivers field service operations software that is easy to purchase, install and use. With offerings varying from simple workforce management to full enterprise resource planning, Solarvista provides an option that meets the needs of every organization. Operating completely in the cloud on Microsoft Azure, Solarvista Live/X9 requires no...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Liberty Mutual Uses Microsoft Surface Pro 3 to Boost Mobile Worker Productivity

    Liberty Mutual Insurance Group pressure-tested many mobile devices for its on-the-go sales professionals before finding a winner: the Microsoft Surface Pro 3. It has purchased 1,000 thus far, and many salespeople use surface as their only device for instant access to information during sales calls, to reduce prep and follow-up...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Utilities Use Smart Water Metering System to Gain Detailed Water Consumption Data

    To encourage water conservation, provide better customer service, and better monitor water usage, water utilities want to deploy smart-meter solutions. Transparent Technologies (T2) has put such systems within reach of many utilities by developing a smart-meter solution that uses the Verizon Wireless network to transport data and Microsoft Azure to...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2015

    Leading The Way To The Cloud In Scotland Through Consultative Office 365 Sales

    IA Cubed is a leading light in cloud computing sales in Scotland, thanks to owner Vivien McKee's insight into effectively selling Microsoft Office 365 to business leaders outside of IT. The company's consultative approach-which has garnered it a 200 percent increase in Office 365 revenue-initiated a strategic relationship with Microsoft...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Attacking Data Center Networks from the Inside

    The ubiquitous growth in the popularity of public cloud computing platforms as seen today entails an inherent risk: the shared nature of Data Center Networks (DCNs) renders co-hosted tenants susceptible to attacks from within the network. In this paper, the authors discuss the security mechanisms offered by popular cloud service...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Memory-Centric Data Storage for Mobile Systems

    Current data storage on smartphones mostly inherits from desktop/server systems a flash-centric design: the Dynamic Random-Access Memory (DRAM) effectively acts as an I/O (Input/Output) cache for the relatively slow flash. To improve both app responsiveness and energy efficiency, this paper proposes MobiFS, a memory-centric design for smartphone data storage. This...

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  • Videos // Jun 2015

    Engagement, Business Value: How to Deal with the 21st Century Customer

    In a recent study, McKinsey found customer engagement to be the #1 concern of executives. What is customer engagement? Who's done it well? Who hasn't? Author and thought leader Paul Greenberg shares how to help drive customer engagement and make your business successful in the 21st century.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Next-gen cloud migration strategies

    Most enterprises have embraced the "low-hanging fruit" of cloud services, phasing in SaaS applications and creating IaaS environments for testing and development. As cloud technologies have matured, however, businesses are considering the transfer of more mission-critical systems to cloud resources. This white paper outlines the current state and future plans...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Cost of Complacency in Manufacturing: Are you asking enough of your ERP

    Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is critical for management and innovation in today's complex, multi-partner manufacturing operations. The problem is, numerous financial and accounting tools are marketed as ERP solutions when, in fact, they don't provide an integrated suite of tools that form a complete system of record. According to research...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    IDC: Capturing the $1.6 Trillion Data Dividend

    In recent years, the promise and, in some cases, the hype of big data have produced plenty of critics who doubt the benefits of big data or point to the potential pitfalls facing organisations engaged in big data and analytics projects. This white paper provides the results of an IDC...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Forrester: Total Economic Impact™ Of Microsoft SQL Server

    From the information obtained through interviews with six organisations and surveys collected from 48 more, Forrester has constructed a Total Economic Impact (TEI) framework outlining the implementation of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and/or Microsoft SQL Server 2014. The objective of the framework is to identify the cost, benefit, flexibility, and...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Cloud Development and Test Environments

    Every software developer needs the infrastructure to design, develop, test, and deliver custom applications. Microsoft Azure gives you everything you need to provision and manage a complete development and test environment in the cloud. Azure helps you dramatically simplify and speed up the path to running a dev-test environment. And...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Virtual Machines: Bigger, Faster, and more Agile

    Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines allow you to deploy a wide range of computing solutions in an agile way. With Virtual Machines, you can deploy nearly instantaneously and you pay only by the minute. With Windows, Linux, SQL Server, Oracle, IBM, SAP, and BizTalk, you can deploy any workload, any language,...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    MSDN Dev and Test Pay-As-You-Go

    Discover special low Microsoft Azure rates for MSDN subscribers. Learn more about the Azure credits available as part of MSDN subscriptions and access Windows Virtual Machines, HDInsights and other Microsoft cloud services at discounted hourly rates. Using Azure as part of your MSDN subscription provides a great way for teams...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Big Data: New Insights Unlocked.

    Reveal new insights and drive better decision making with Azure HDInsight, a Big Data solution powered by Apache Hadoop. Learn more about the unique flexibility provided to you by HDInsight and make sure you and your organisation stay ahead of the technological curve

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • Webcasts // Mar 2015

    Live Webcast: Building the Business Case for the Cloud

    Register for this LIVE event! Date: 5/14/2015 Time: 10:30 AM PDT / 1:30 PM EDT Dynamics AX’s Modern App Framework enables both partners and internal developers to develop, manage, distribute, and use modern applications. In this Webinar, Nucleus will discuss how simplifying the mobile experience and providing focused applications for...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Microsoft Dynamics Retail eBook: I Love Customers

    Perhaps no other industry has been as impacted by rapid advancements in technology as the retail industry. The Internet has opened up new markets to you – and your competitors. A proliferation of devices has changed the way consumers shop, in-store and online. Retailers now have access to data about...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Customer Engagement, Business Value: How to Deal with the 21st Century Customer

    In a recent study, McKinsey found customer engagement to be the #1 concern of executives. What is customer engagement? Who's done it well? Who hasn't? In this On-Demand Webcast, Author and thought leader Paul Greenberg shares how to help drive customer engagement and make your business successful in the 21st...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Always Be Closing: The ABC's of Sales in the Modern Era

    Companies hire salespeople to drive revenue, but it turns out that the majority of sales reps spend very little of their time actually doing the jobs they were hired to do. According to Pace Productivity, just 22% of a typical sales rep’s week is focused on selling. So how can...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    TechRoundup: Dynamic Solutions to Keep Customers Happy

    As the world grows smaller and more complicated, technology plays an important role and enables individuals to drive their vision while also helping organisations to manage their end-to-end business processes. Customer engagement is a hot subject and there are plenty of associated technology offerings out there. According to Forrester most...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2004

    Best Practice Active Directory Design for Managing Windows Networks

    This paper provides a step-by-step methodology based on best practices learned from Microsoft customers that have already deployed Active Directory in their organizations. It provides all the tasks and decisions one need to develop an Active Directory design to manage Windows networks. The intended audience for this paper is the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2000

    Step-by-Step Guide to Distributed File System (Dfs)

    Since shared files are widely distributed across networks, administrators face growing problems as they try to keep users connected to the data they need. The distributed file system (Dfs) provides a mechanism for administrators to create logical views of directories and files, regardless of where those files physically reside in...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2003

    The ASP.NET HTTP Runtime

    This technical paper offers a detailed description of the constituent components of the HTTP runtime and of the logic that drives the processing of individual requests directed to ASP.NET applications. It also examines the behavior of the worker process from the standpoints of the Web garden model and the newest...

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  • Related Offers // Feb 2004

    Office Professional 2003 Evaluation Kit

    Microsoft? Office Professional 2003 provides familiar, easy-to-use applications for document authoring, analysis, information gathering, presentation, and communication. Simplify the use of information into business processes, dramatically improve e-mail and calendar use, integrate collaboration into the way your employees work, and enable the protection and control of sensitive business information. ...

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  • Related Offers // Feb 2004

    Ready to try out Exchange server 2003 today?

    The Exchange 2003 trial software program is designed to give you an opportunity to try the new and enhanced features for 120 days.

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  • Downloads // Mar 2004

    VB Sample Code: FindReplace

    This sample control demonstrates how to leverage the Find and Replace dialog box provided by the Windows Common Dialog. The control subclasses the dialog and exposes its features through a class library control which can be inserted into a Windows Forms project.

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  • Downloads // Jul 2002

    VB Sample Code: Using the COM port in VB.NET

    This sample demonstrates how to control a communications port from .NET. Since the .NET Framework does not support direct control of the Comm Port, a separate class is used that provides direct Win32 API calls. (Note: Comm Port is synonymous with COM Port, Serial Port or RS232 port.)

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  • Related Offers // Jan 2004

    DevDays2004

    Register today for only $99! DevDays2004 will teach you how to build secure smart client and Web applications using Microsoft Visual Studio(R) .NET. Through this event, you can immediately add power and security to your applications. Click "Yes, get this now" to learn more!

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  • Related Offers // Jan 2005

    Introducing the new Microsoft Architecture Resource Center. Built to be built upon.

    COME TO A PLACE WHERE ARCHITECTURE IS EVERYTHING--a destination where IT architects can learn, grow, and collaborate with one another. The Architecture Resource Center (ARC) is designed to spur creative thinking, provide practical advice, and help you navigate the complex business dependencies around architecture. ARC was built to be flexible?to...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2005

    TechNet Webcast: Disk-to-Disk-to-Tape Backup With DPM and Yosemite (Level 200)

    This webcast explains about Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) and independent software vendor solutions that interoperate with DPM to complete the disk-to-disk-to-tape scenario. The webcast shows how DPM enables you to streamline your backup infrastructure, use tape more effectively in the datacenter, and lower your overall cost on...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Related Offers // Jun 2005

    Hands-on Labs: Hot-off-the press, hands-on training with latest Microsoft technologies, software and products

    Hands-on Labs are intensive, one-day training sessions that provide you with relevant, hot-off-the press, hands-on training with the latest Microsoft technologies, software and products. You'll learn in a risk-free lab, taught by technical pros. Classes are small and are taught in a totally interactive and collaborative environment These 1 or...

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  • White Papers // May 2004

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  • Related Offers // Apr 2005

    Hands-on Labs from Microsoft

    Hands-on Labs are intensive, one-day training sessions that provide you with relevant, hot-off-the press, hands-on training with the latest Microsoft technologies, software and products. You'll learn in a risk-free lab, taught by technical pros. Classes are small and are taught in a totally interactive and collaborative environment. These 1 or...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2005

    Van Andel Institute: Nonprofit Institute Streamlines Research Tasks With Web-based Database Solution

    The Van Andel Institute (VAI), based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, focuses on cancer research and maintains a large inventory of tissue samples used for investigating causes of and treatments for cancer. VAI was struggling to keep track of data from its growing tissue sample inventory and sought a solution that...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Webcasts // Nov 2005

    MSDN Webcast: Security Best Practices: Hardening Your SQL Server (Level 200)

    Writing secure code is only one layer of security for your data. One needs to understand how hackers approach the data and how to build a secure database server on which one can predicate secure applications. This webcast helps developers and system administrators "harden" their Microsoft SQL Servers. Hardening involves...

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  • Webcasts // Feb 2006

    TechNet Webcast: Best Practices for Designing the Active Directory Structure (Level 200)

    In this webcast, you will learn about the less common Microsoft Active Directory implementations such as multiple forests connected by trusts, organizational domain structures, and site design. This webcast examines scenarios in which these more complex designs might be appropriate. It explains how to plan effectively and what pitfalls to...

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  • Presentations // Jan 2005

    Patch Management Strategy

    This PowerPoint presentation outlines the effective attributes of effective patch management.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2007

    Connect Filter Web Parts to Excel Web Access

    Similar to other Web Parts that enable connections, a user can use Filter Web Parts to pass values to the Microsoft Office Excel Web Access Web Part, and then change the view of data in the workbook based on the value. For example, the user can select from a list...

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  • Webcasts // Feb 2007

    MSDN Webcast: Using ADO.NET With Your Lotus Notes Applications (Level 400)

    ADO.NET is the standard method for Microsoft Visual Studio .NET applications to interact with data sources such as Microsoft SQL Server, the IBM DB2 Universal Database, and Oracle. By separating the data interface from the data, a user can change the data source without rewriting the client applications. This webcast...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2007

    Microsoft Webcast: An Overview of Active Directory Features and Benefits

    Active Directory service is a central component of the Microsoft Windows Server family that enables organizations to manage identities and broker relationships between distributed resources. In this webcast, learn how Active Directory provides the tools to manage network users, services, devices, and additional information that administrators need for a secure...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2004

    Active Directory Benefits for Smaller Enterprises

    Microsoft Active Directory (AD) has been available since early 2000, and while most organizations have completed their AD deployment and are realizing the many business benefits of having deployed Active Directory, there are still organizations that have either not completed their deployment or have yet to take advantage of some...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2006

    TechNet Webcast: Windows Hang and Crash Dump Analysis (Level 400)

    This webcast explains how to analyze Microsoft Windows crash dumps, diagnose the cause, pinpoint a solution, and resolve the problem. Intended for system administrators, the webcast explains how system crashes occur and what happens when one reboot a crashed system. Its leads the viewer through the crash dump analysis process...

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  • Webcasts // Feb 2007

    TechNet Webcast: Designing and Planning for Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) Deployment (Level 200)

    Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) is a component in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 that provides Single Sign-On (SSO), which authenticates a user to multiple Web applications during a single online session. This webcast shows how to plan for and design an ADFS deployment.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Tools & Templates // Oct 2007

    Project Status Report

    This template contains the framework for communicating project status information to the main stakeholders of your project in a document.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Webcasts // Oct 2007

    TechNet Webcast: Microsoft BitLocker in the Enterprise: BitLocker Tools to Make Your Life Easier (Level 300)

    Take a smooth and easy path to implementing Windows BitLocker Drive Encryption. The attendee of this webcast will learn what is required to configure the Active Directory directory service to support backing up BitLocker Drive Encryption recovery information in Active Directory or Active Directory Domain Services. The presenter examines the...

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