Goodbye SharePoint Online Public Website (#KB3027254)

19 12 2014

From January 2015, yes that is less than two weeks away, Office 365 customers who currently use SharePoint Online Public Website will be able to do so for about two years. New customers to Office 365 after January 2015 will have to look else where.

So for new customers I’d suggest looking at other vendor offerings such as Sitecore ( or see what you can do on Azure Web Sites (

See for more details.


#SUGUK East Anglia (2014-09-22)

18 08 2014


We are holding our first joint meeting with the SQL User Group (@SQLCambs). Our speakers are:

  • Penny Coventry (@pjcov)
    Creating and Enhancing Access Web Apps
  • Francois Souyri (@francoissouyri)
    BI Tools in Office 365

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#SUGUK East Anglia (2014-07-15)

8 07 2014

SUGUKBack again at are regular Cambridge location (Holiday Inn Express Cambridge) for a couple of interesting presentations.  We are welcoming back Seb Matthews (@sebmatthews) and Paul Hunt (@cimares) to present sessions.

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PDF to Word Conversion (#MSOfficeTip)

28 06 2014

Did you know you can open some PDFs in Microsoft Office Word 2013 edit them and save them back as PDFs or other supported formats.

  1. Click File Open
  2. Browse to the location of your PDF file
  3. Select the PDF and click Open.

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BCS ISG – OpenStack and the future of the Open Source Cloud

9 06 2014

BCS ISGThe BCS ISG is holding its next event on 15th July. It is titled: “OpenStack and the future of the Open Source Cloud”. Details can be found here:

IRMS Conference 2014

25 05 2014

The slides from my IRMS Conference 2014  presentation will be posted here by 24 May.

If you would like to get in contact with me then please do so via

SUGUK Windows Phone App

24 04 2014

SUGUKThe SUGUK Windows Phone App providing information on events can be downloaded from your Windows Phone 8 device from (case sensitive).

Apps for other devices are coming later this year!