Microsoft to Accelerate Solution Accelerator Rollouts
Redmond says it will double the number of available collections of blueprints and methodologies for its Office System technologies in its next fiscal year.Microsoft Corp.s information worker team is stepping up its plans to roll out blueprints and methodologies designed to help sell more Office System products. Microsoft officially launched the first of these collections of blueprints, templates and product guidance"Office Solution Accelerators" in Microsoft parlancelast fall. At the time of its initial launch, Microsoft outlined nine Solution Accelerators that it planned to offer through its reseller partners and directly to its Software Assurance licensing customers. In the ensuing months, Microsoft has launched a number of these, ranging from its Six Sigma accelerator, to its Proposals accelerator.
And by June 30, the company is promising it will release four more: its Six Sigma II, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, Business Scorecard and Excel online-analytical-processing reporting accelerator.