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  • Blog Post: Friday Five - July 4, 2014

    1. Using Microsoft Dynamics GP Business Intelligence Deployment Utility to Deploy Custom SSRS Reports By Dynamics GP MVP Mariano Gomez 2. Creating a Checklist Graphic in PowerPoint By PowerPoint MVP Ellen Finkelstein 3. Introducing Entity Framework Seeder By ASP.NET/IIS MVP Dave Paquette...
  • Blog Post: Updateable Column Store Indexes in SQL Server 2014

    Editor’s note: In partnership with Microsoft Press, now celebrating their 30th year, MVPs have been contributing to an ongoing guest series on their official team blog. Today’s article is from SQL Server MVP Sergio Govoni which is the 42 nd in the series. Updateable Column Store Indexes...
  • Blog Post: Friday Five - June 6, 2014

    1. New Branding and Publishing Content on Office 365 Demo Sites By SharePoint MVP Corey Roth 2. Hotfix Available to Disable NRPT on Windows 8.x DirectAccess Clients By Hyper - V MVP Richard Hicks 3. Day 1: The MVC 5 Starter Project By ASP.NET MVP James Chambers 4. Aligning Custom Formatting...
  • Blog Post: TechDays - San Francisco

    Learn IT today, use IT tomorrow June 5-6 With more than 200 events under their belt and covering topics such as Windows Server, Exchange Server, IIS, Small Business Server (SBS), Automating Windows workstation deployments, Server/Network Security, Active Directory Troubleshooting, Active Directory...
  • Blog Post: Techorama 2014

    Editor's note: The following post was written by Community Program Manager William Jansen Three men and a vision. A vision of a new type of conference. The result: Techorama. Techorama is the brain-child of MVPs Gill Cleeren , Pieter Gheysens and Kevin DeRudder . These three community-driven...
  • Blog Post: SQL Server 2014 Backup Encryption

    Editor’s note: The following post was written by SQL Server MVP Nicolas Souquet Introduction With the verly large amounts of data companies store today, databases are very likely to contain critical and confidential data, making database backups encryption an essential database engine feature...
  • Blog Post: Aligning Skills with Real World Business Benefits

    Editor’s note: The following post was written by SharePoint MVP Steve Smith This article deals with the subject of ‘ Aligning skills with real world business benefits’ and why continued investment in technology skillsets is even more important today than it ever was. We will be looking...
  • Blog Post: 2014 MVP Excel Summit - The Netherlands

    Editor's note: The following post was written by Business Program Manager William Jansen Microsoft Excel. Just a spreadsheet application? Simple graphing tools? Pivot tables or a series of grids or cells? I think not, and I believe the Microsoft Excel MVPs would agree! Power Queries, PowerView and...
  • Blog Post: MVP Open Days - Argentina

    Editor's note: The following post was written by Community Program Manager Erika Vilches Best practices, tips and tricks and deep-dive technical discussions were the focal point of the 2014 Argentina Open Days event held in Buenos Aires. At this event, both MVPs and Influencers get to spend a day...
  • Blog Post: PowerShell Summit North America 2014

    "All in all, one of the great strengths of PowerShell are our MVP's." - Senior Programming Writer Ed Wilson "The shell is incredibly deep and complex, and general conferences just can't explore the nooks and crannies," said PowerShell MVP Don Jones . With new features in PowerShell v4...
  • Blog Post: Understanding the Windows Server Failover Cluster Quorum in Windows Server 2012 R2

    Editor’s note: In partnership with Microsoft Press, now celebrating their 30 th year , MVPs have been contributing to an ongoing guest series on their official team blog. Today’s article is from Cluster MVP David Bermingham which is the 40th in the series. Understanding the Windows...
  • Blog Post: //build/, //learn/ and //publish/

    Editor's note: The following post was written by Windows Phone Development MVP Peter Nowak If you have been one of the lucky ones to attend //build, or following the announcements of //build from home a ton of new announcements might have caught your eye. Especially looking into Windows Phone 8.1...
  • Blog Post: MVPs Participate in //Learn/ - Global Community Webcast

    Over 50 MVPs are joining forces on April 24, 2014 for the //learn/ Global Community Webcast to present nearly 70 sessions. This is a unique opportunity for app developer enthusiasts around the globe to meet and share best practices, tips and tricks and participate in deep-dive sessions presented by MVPs...
  • Blog Post: Setting Internet Explorer Trusted Site Settings via Group Policy Object in Windows Server 2012 R2

    Editor’s Note: In partnership with Microsoft Press, MVPs have been contributing to an ongoing guest series on their official team blog. Today’s article is from Windows Expert – IT Pro MVP Philippe Levesque which is the 39th in the series. Today I will talk about setting up trusted...
  • Blog Post: PowerPoint and Excel: Perfect Partners for Dynamic Tables and Dashboards

    Editor’s note: The following post was written by PowerPoint MVP Glenna Shaw PowerPoint and Excel: Perfect Partners for Dynamic Tables and Dashboards PowerPoint 2010 and PowerPoint 2013 introduced improvements to a lot of features, but sadly PowerPoint Tables was not one of them (and I can...
  • Blog Post: SP24: SharePoint, MVPs and the World in 24 Hours

    What do you accomplish in 24 hours? If you're SharePoint Server MVPs Vlad Catrinescu and Matthias Einig , you chase the sun from New Zealand to Hawaii and bring the world right along with you. Starting April 16 at 10pm GMT in New Zealand, they'll do just that. "We were looking at new ways of organizing...
  • Blog Post: New and Renewed MVPs Announced!

    Today, 966 exemplary community leaders around the world were notified that they have received the MVP Award! These individuals were chosen because they have demonstrated their deep commitment to helping others make the most of their technology, voluntarily sharing their passion and real-world knowledge...
  • Blog Post: Work Management service in SharePoint 2013: A Short Overview for Developers

    Editor’s note: The following post was written by SharePoint MVP Adis Jugo Work Management service in SharePoint 2013: a short overview for developers We all know the dilemma of having our tasks scattered all over the place: some are in Exchange (Outlook), some are in SharePoint tasks lists...
  • Blog Post: MVPs Host Global Cloud OS Roadshows

    The MVP Cloud OS Roadshow continues to inspire IT Professionals and Developers to explore the Cloud OS vision! What started in the UK has grown to encompass more than 20 countries including Central and Eastern Europe, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands and North America. Each MVP led event delivers a...
  • Blog Post: Global Windows Azure Bootcamp to Reach Thousands

    Saturday, March 29th, MVPs and Windows Azure enthusiasts around the world will kick off the 2014 Global Windows Azure Bootcamp . In just one day, over 137 cities in 57 countries will be host to thousands of technology enthusiasts looking to augment their Windows Azure knowledge. From first-time users...
  • Blog Post: Side Loading Deployment of Windows Store Apps in Enterprises – Step by Step

    Editor’s note: The following post was written by Microsoft Integration MVP Damir Dobric Side Loading Deployment of Windows Store Apps in Enterprises – Step by Step If you want to deploy Windows Store Apps in enterprises, Windows 8 provides a concept called “Side Loading”...
  • Blog Post: Identity in Your Own Apps with Windows Azure Active Directory - Part 4

    Editor’s note: The following post was written by Office 365 MVP Martina Grom and Client Development MVP Toni Pohl . This is the conclusion of the 4 part series. Read part 1 , part 2 and part 3 Identity in Your Own Apps with Windows Azure Active Directory Part 4: Using GraphAPI GraphExplorer...
  • Blog Post: Friday Five - March 14, 2014

    1. CloudSix API: add cloud storage support to your app in a nutshell By Windows Phone Development MVP Rudy Huyn 2. What’s on the 2014 Roadmap for Microsoft Dynamics CRM? By Dynamics CRM MVP Jukka Niiranen 3. Useful JavaScript to know when working with SharePoint Display Templates (#SPC3000...
  • Blog Post: 9 Countries, 24 Cities, 17 MVP Presenters - MVP ComCamp

    Nine countries, twenty-four cities and hundreds of community leaders, technology enthusiasts and MVPs will participate in the Asia Pacific MVP Community Camp starting March 17. Over two-dozen MVPs will present during a week-long series of events. It all kicks off on Monday, March 17, 2014, with the...
  • Blog Post: Adding SQL Server Express 2012 Advanced Services to Existing Development Environment

    Editor’s note: The following post was written by Visual C# MVP Ming Man Chan Adding SQL Server Express 2012 Advanced Services to Existing Development Environment This article consists of three subsections: Get the SQL Express 2012 Advanced Services installation file Install SQL Express...
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