Community calls and resources summary for December 2016

Connect and engage with Microsoft technical, sales, and business experts in the US Partner Community. Our expert-led communities will help you build your practice and build your business.

  • Practice-building communities are technically focused and led by Technology Solutions Professionals with product and workload expertise
  • Business-building communities align to your business model, customer segment focus, and areas of interest

Community activities include regular calls that you can join live and catch on-demand later, Yammer groups for connection with Microsoft and with other partners, and blog series that provide information and resources.

If you missed the December blog posts and calls, get caught up using the links in this post. All of our community calls are listed on the Hot Sheet, the comprehensive training schedule.

Go to the Hot Sheet and sign up for January 2017 and February 2017 community calls US Partner Community engagement guide Read recaps for September, October, and November

Application Development

Focus on Xamarin

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Azure Infrastructure and Management

Focus on Azure Networking and ExpressRoute

Free online training for Microsoft Azure to build your cloud knowledge and skills


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Data, Analytics, and Intelligence

Focus on the Internet of Things

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Dynamics 365

Focus on the Microsoft Common Data Model

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Enterprise Mobility + Security

Focus on partner technical and sales resources

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ISV and Application Builder

Focus on Xamarin

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Managed Service Provider (MSP)

MPN 101

Microsoft partner program benefits

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Office 365 and Voice

Focus on Microsoft Teams

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Open Source Solutions (OSS)

Focus on Cloud Foundry – PaaS for Cloud Applications

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Sales training

SMB Partner Insider

East Region

Central Region

West Region

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Windows and Devices

Focus on application compatibility and Windows Upgrade Analytics Service

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