Debug: WebAPI/Web Service fails to hit Load Balancer when called from Outlook add-in

Recently i worked with this app developer, who created a custom Outlook add-in through which they try to make use of custom ASP.Net Web Service/Web API using REST call. This URL works fine from the browser on a machine running the Outlook with the Add-in installed. But it fails with the below error from within…


Performance issues with Visual Studio Team Services – 04/24 – Resolved

Final Update: Monday, 24 April 2017 19:41 UTC We’ve confirmed that all systems are back to normal as of 04-24-2017 18:53 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 04-24-2017 18:40. Customers should now have no issues while accessing their Visual Studio Team Services accounts. Initial investigations suggests that the issue was due to high call rates on…


WCF: Federating WCF with WIF

Ask: Federate WCF service via WIF   Traditional approach: For normal web app or MVC app, we follow the concept of FedAuth cookie. Client -> Federated Application, gets redirected to STS Client -> STS, get claims Client -> Federated Application validates claims and issue a Fed Auth Cookie. Client -> This time call made with…


WCF: Federating WCF with WIF

Ask: Federate WCF service via WIF   Traditional approach: For normal web app or MVC app, we follow the concept of FedAuth cookie. Client -> Federated Application, gets redirected to STS Client -> STS, get claims Client -> Federated Application validates claims and issue a Fed Auth Cookie. Client -> This time call made with…


de:code 2017 カウントダウン!Vol.7 Chalk Talk

みなさま、こんにちは。 ちょっと間が空きましたが、de:code 2017 カウントダウンは続きます。 今回は、Vol.7 Chalk Talk です。 Chalk Talk とは所為人数の参加型のセッションで、みんなでディスカッションをすることで悩みを解決したりできる時間になります。 ぜひ、この貴重なセッションにご参加ください。   —————————————————————————— Chalk Talk  特定の技術テーマに基づいて少人数の参加者とスピーカーでディスカッションをおこない、参加者全員がそのテーマについてより深い理解や経験を共有することができるチョークトークと呼ばれるセッションです。 トラックオーナーコメント(佐藤 直樹) ビデオに登場している廣瀬のセッションとHoloLensのセッションをご紹介します。 —————————————————————————— CT01 Microsoft HoloLens UnPlugged – HoloLens についての質問疑問に答えます 高橋 忍 日本マイクロソフト株式会社 デベロッパー エバンジェリズム統括本部 エバンジェリスト   千葉 慎二 日本マイクロソフト株式会社 デベロッパー エバンジェリズム統括本部 エバンジェリスト   中村 薫 株式会社ホロラボ 代表取締役     —————————————————————————— CT06 実践!Azure PaaS / IaaS アーキティクチャ…


Hackfest- kode med oss og få nøyaktig den hjelpen du trenger til dine aktuelle prosjekter

Torsdag og fredag arrangerte vi hackfest ledet av Einar Ingebrigtsen, Anders Gill og Jessica Perez. Vi hadde en god deltaker-mix, fra både større selskaper og fra mindre startups, totalt 13 deltakere fra hele 9 selskaper. Formålet med en hackfest er at deltakerne kan bygge videre på egne prosjekter og kan sammen med våre eksperter få…


Set up a CI/CD pipeline with unit testing and code coverage for your Team Services extension

We receive a notification that there’s a pull request to review for our Team Services extensibility project. We discuss the proposed changes as a team, eventually merge the new feature(s) into the master branch, and close the pull request. Done … right? Not quite. The merge triggers our automated CI/CD pipeline, which consistently builds, tests…


Orchestration Subscription Throttling

One of the less heard features of orchestration throttling is Subscription Throttling.  The Subscription based throttling will decide when to pause/resume the messages from moving to Subscribing orchestration instance based on the number waiting to be consumed. Recently I came across a scenario, where we had to utilize this functionality, but we don’t have a…


Add nice icons to your Visual Studio Code experience

Icons are important to a developer’s experience. Not only do they make things look nice, but you can easily recognise file types as you’re wipping around your codebase easier if they icons make sense. Visual Studio Code has awesome theme support – but it also has awesome icon theme support. There are a number of…


MIE Spotlight: Offering a helping hand to assist teachers with technology

Welcome to the first in our series of MIE Spotlights. In this post we feature Lynette Barker, Teacher Librarian / Learning Technology Coordinator at St Therese’s Primary School. For the past 2 years I have been a part of the Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) program. Thanks to the amazing learning opportunities the program has given me, and the confidence…