Mobility Webcasts for April

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: Microsoft in the Mobile Enterprise

Tuesday, April 05, 2005 – 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM Pacific Time

Steve Conn, Product Manager, Microsoft

Microsoft Windows Mobile software is a key component of the Microsoft platform for the mobile enterprise. In this session, learn Microsoft’s strategy for the mobile enterprise, understand the mobile ecosystem, and become familiar with the core enterprise features of Windows Mobile-based devices.

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: Extending Applications to the Edge with the Windows Mobile Platform

Thursday, April 14, 2005 – 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Pacific Time

Don Sorcinelli, Editor-In-Chief,

In an increasingly competitive business world, providing real-time information and access from enterprise systems to remote workers is often essential to success. There are a number of challenges to empowering your employees and customers on the edge of your computing infrastructure, but there are answers to these challenges. Join us for a presentation focusing on how the Microsoft Windows Mobile platform can enable your organization to successfully extend enterprise systems, data and processes to your highly mobile workforce and help gain a competitive advantage.

Microsoft Executive Circle Webcast: Calculating the Business Value of Windows Mobile

Wednesday, April 27, 2005 – 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time

Steve Conn, Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows Mobile solutions can have a positive impact on your bottom line in two ways: a quick return on investment (ROI) for line of business applications such as sales force automation, and low total cost of ownership (TCO) for built-in mobile messaging and personal information management with Microsoft Exchange Server 2003. This session discusses how to identify workflows that are candidates for mobilization, demonstrates a Web-based tool for estimating line of business ROI and mobile messaging TCO, and looks at examples of companies who have realized the business benefits of Windows Mobile solutions.

TechNet Webcast: Troubleshooting Exchange Activesync and Outlook Mobile Access (Level 300)

Tuesday, April 26, 2005 – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Pacific Time

Peter O Dowd, Windows Server MVP, Exchange Server, Blade, Ltd.

Explore all aspects of troubleshooting Exchange Server 2003 Activesync and Outlook Mobile Access – from the initial design through to implementation and finally troubleshooting any problems that may occur. Take an in-depth look at: Configuring SSL; Installing certificates on Exchange, ISA server, and the mobile device; Configuring ISA server 2004; Dreaded HHTP error codes on the device; and Required IIS permissions. This session is prepared using the knowledge of over 12 months troubleshooting in the real world. If you’re serious about accessing Exchange Server 2003 using Windows Mobile devices, then this session is a must.

MSDN Webcast: Implementing Security for Mobile Device Solutions (Level 200)

Friday, April 08, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time

Joe Stagner, Developer Community Champion, Microsoft

Are you dealing with security issues and concerns with your Microsoft Windows Mobile-based solutions? This webcast will describe the various the security considerations for building mobile software solutions and the tools, technologies and strategies available to the mobile developer. Both traditional applications accessed through mobile devices and solutions designed specifically for mobile use can be affected. You will learn how to use the security features of the Microsoft .NET Compact Framework in conjunction with Windows Mobile-based PocketPC and Smartphone capabilities to provide more secure file storage and data access. During this 90-minute webcast will also cover how to protect mobile device communications with your application servers.

Small Business Webcast: Choosing the Right Windows Mobile Device (Level 100)

Tuesday, April 5, 2005 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

John Stroiney, Technical Evangelist, Microsoft

With so many mobile devices now on the market, how do you choose the right one to take on the road? This webcast demonstrates how to use mobile devices such as the Microsoft Windows Mobile-based Tablet PC, PocketPC, and Smartphone. Learn how each of these devices helps you stay connected and how to decide which one is right for you.