Boost productivity with cloud-based business applications

Bridge the gap between different types of teams Through the integration of Microsoft Teams in Office 365, and cloud based business applications like Dynamics 365, we bridge the gap between collaboration-oriented, highly creative work teams, and business applications where we store transnational and customer data. This allows instant communication and increased reaction under a constantly changing business environment, drastically improving the decision-making process, and connecting directly into execution by providing a direct feedback into the appropriate business application. Join this webcast to learn how to: Provide direct insights into sales opportunities with existing customers Improve the customer experience by finding answers faster Involve the right people in the right request Permit access to relevant, un-structured information such as Word and Excel documents, within the context of structured processes such as Quotation, Customer Service, and others Incorporate customer meeting notes right into your sales processes Access your cloud applications and collaboration tools from a mobile device, wherever you are

(ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter Kickoff Meeting

Join us to celebrate Cyber Security Awareness Month and for the inaugural meeting of (ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter! Enjoy food and drinks at The Thirsty Bear Brewery in San Francisco while we introduce the new Chapter and the Board of Directors. Included will be a presentation on application security and a detailed introduction of the new chapter. Limited seating is available. Who we are: A not-for-profit Organization that has received its Charter as the first and official San Francisco Area Chapter (San Francisco peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties) of (ISC)2 – the global leader in educating and certifying information security professionals throughout their careers. See our website at Register early to reserve your spot! $35 registration fee covers food and attendance. **Payment via PayPal: if you have a PayPal account use your PayPal ID to check out, if not, click on the link that says “Don’t Have a Paypal Account?” and enter your credit card details. PayPal adheres to PCI-DSS 2.0 practices for protecting cardholder data.   Guest Speaker, Rajya Bhaiya, MCP, MCSD, MCTS Understanding Microsoft Web Application Security Rajya Bhaiya, is the President and CEO of Gradient Vision, LLC and co-author of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Unleashed (2011) and Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4 Integration Unleashed (2009). He has extensive experience implementing and supporting large-scale Fortune 500 applications that use and integrate Dynamics CRM and SharePoint. More Information… Registration fee is non-refundable 2 CPE’s earned – 1 group A CPE will be credited for the presentation and 1 CPE group B will be credited for general attendance. We will provide certificates at the end of the meeting. Attendence fee includes food and admission. Drinks can be purchased separately. Parking – Moscone Center parking garage (on Third Street and Howard) provides discount parking rates during the weekday evenings. We will hold a raffle – bring your business cards. You can print your registration in the form of an event ticket! Contact Christopher Jones (ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter (415) 602-3751 When Thursday October 25, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM PDT Add to Calendar Where The Thirsty Bear Brewery 2nd floor Sillon Room 661 Howard Street San Francisco, CA 94105

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Unleashed

Authored: Microsoft® Dynamics CRM 2011 Unleashed presents start-to-finish guidance for planning, customizing, deploying, integrating, managing, and securing the newest version of Dynamics CRM. Authored by three leading Microsoft Dynamics implementers, it illuminates new opportunities to deploy CRM as a hosted service (SaaS), integrate with Azure cloud services, and extend CRM through Microsoft’s new online service marketplace. The authors systematically explain how Dynamics CRM 2011 works, illuminating why it works that way, and how to drive maximum business value from it. Drawing on insider knowledge of Microsoft’s new product, they present clear examples, proven best practices, and pitfalls to avoid in using every significant Dynamics CRM capability. Their far-reaching coverage ranges from Dynamics CRM’s sales, marketing, and customer service features to its automated workflows; Outlook and Office integration to reporting and security. This edition’s extensive new coverage includes new chapters on Mobility, the Outlook Client, and Office 2010 integration, as well as greatly expanded coverage of CRM Online. It also contains new or expanded discussions of data visualization, SharePoint Foundation integration, user interface changes, inbuild charts, dashboards, IM and SMS communication support, auditing, no-code workflows, connections, queues, the new WCF-based programming model, UI scripting, and security.

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4 Integration Unleashed

In Microsoft® Dynamics CRM 4 Integration Unleashed , two leading experts present proven techniques, best practices, and example code for going far beyond the out-of-the-box capabilities of Dynamics CRM 4. Using these solutions and sample applications, you will enhance all of your company’s relationships–with vendors, distributors, employees, users, affiliates, and customers. Authors Marc J. Wolenik and Rajya Bhaiya walk you step by step through integrating Dynamics CRM with SharePoint, Office Communicator, PerformancePoint, BizTalk, Silverlight, VoIP phone systems, and both Google and MSN mapping tools. They also present a full analysis of the CRM Accelerators and advanced topics and three full chapters on integration using Scribe’s state-of-the-art adapters and templates. You’ll discover how to extend Dynamics CRM 4 with enterprise dashboards, stronger “deep-dive” data analysis, and much more. Wolenik and Bhaiya even demonstrate how to make custom Dynamics CRM applications available directly to your customers, without compromising security. Use Dynamics CRM 4 as an “xRM” platform for developing custom applications to enhance any type of business relationship Leverage new Azure cloud computing solutions for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Design infrastructure to efficiently run your customized Microsoft Dynamics CRM implementation Extend CRM internally, with plug-ins, source-to-source integration, IFRAME-based custom application integration, and CRM JScript Extend CRM externally, with CRM Accelerators, public Web services, direct SQL interaction, and customer-facing Web sites Implement KPIs and gain deeper business insight by integrating Dynamics CRM 4 with Microsoft Office PerformancePoint Create dashboards and other visual CRM tools with Microsoft Silverlight Develop custom CRM applications with Visual Studio Integrate CRM with Team Foundation Server Use Scribe templates and adapters to streamline data integration and migration On the web: Download all examples and source code presented in this book from