Archive for April, 2012

Microsoft Presents

Friday, April 20th, 2012

In this session  Ashanka Iddya, Microsoft Solution Specialist and Cloud Evangelist discussed the buzz surrounding Office 365, Microsoft’s hosted productivity solution that provides a unified workspace for you to communicate and collaborate, enabling you to do your best work without breaking a sweat!

Items demonstrated include:

  • Communication and Collaboration – an all in one unified workspace
  • The new paradigm of productivity – working from/with multiple devices
  • Advantages and benefits of an intelligent, cloud-based platform

Mobile Websites at Stanford: A Mobile SIG Open Meeting

Friday, April 13th, 2012

The presenters have made the Lane Library presentation available (Google Docs Presentation)

Stanford’s Mobile SIG (Special Interest Group) meets occasionally to discuss current mobile web topics and share works in progress. This quarter, the Mobile SIG meeting is being upgraded to Tech Briefing status for a special presentation by Brian Young of IT Services on the incorporation of Twitter’s Bootstrap responsive UI framework into Stanford’s official Drupal web themes. In addition, staff from the Lane Library will be on hand to present their new, dedicated mobile website that optimizes catalog searches and quick access to resources commonly used by Stanford’s medical community.

Twitter’s blog post announcing Bootstrap: http://dev.twitter.com/blog/bootstrap-twitter