The VAR Guy Launches Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2012 InfoCenter

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Online PR News – 17-July-2012 – July 16, 2012 New York, New York – Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media, has unveiled The VAR Guy’s Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2012 InfoCenter. The dedicated InfoCenter offers news and information about Windows 8, Windows Server 12, Office 365 and the Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) channel partner strategy.

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Anonymous. Opinionated. Insightful. The VAR Guy delivers an insider’s look at how CEO Steve Ballmer, Channel Chief Jon Roskill, and other Microsoft executives are positioning Microsoft’s surface tablet, PC software and cloud services platforms for value-added resellers (VARs).

“Nine Lives Media’s mystery blogger, The VAR Guy, recently gained back-door access at Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2012,” said Amy Katz, president, Nine Lives Media. “We expect similar insider access at Boston HostingCon 2012, CompTIA Breakaway 2012, VMworld 2012, Oracle OpenWorld 2012, Cloud Channel Summit 2012, ConnectWise IT Nation 2012 and more. Stay tuned.”

The Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2012 InfoCenter also includes content previews from The VAR Guy’s sister sites:
• MSPmentor: The ultimate guide for managed services providers.
• Talkin’ Cloud: The channel’s first stop for cloud services news and information.

A Note to Sponsors and Advertisers

Editorial InfoCenters and Custom Media InfoCenters are available for single-vendor sponsorships across Nine Lives Media’s market-leading channel partner blogs: The VAR Guy, MSPmentor and Talkin’ Cloud. The InfoCenters -- featuring highly targeted technology content -- give sponsors prime locations to communicate their value to VARs, MSPs and CSPs.

About Nine Lives Media
Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media, defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s IT channel-centric online communities include MSPmentor (, The VAR Guy (, Talkin’ Cloud (, VARtweet ( and MSPtweet ( For more information, visit