Belgians at //Build 2015 – Summary from Day 1

  It’s that time of the year again, the conference every developer focusing on Microsoft technology is looking forward to: //BUILD. Selling out in less than an hour shows how eager we developers are to join this event, with the purpose to get the latest news and to expand our network. With 40 Belgians on… Read more

Mike’s MVA Course Pick-of-the-Week #mvapotw

Every week we ask one of our local Evangelists to recommend a specific Microsoft Virtual Academy course and to explain why it’s a great choice so you don’t have to sift through the long list of available courses. If you don’t know Microsoft Virtual Academy, its mission is to help developers, knowledgeable IT professionals and advanced… Read more

David’s MVA Course Pick-of-the-Week #mvapotw

Every week we ask one of our local Technical Evangelists to recommend a specific Microsoft Virtual Academy course and to explain why it’s a great choice so you don’t have to sift through the long list of available courses. If you don’t know Microsoft Virtual Academy, its mission is to help developers, knowledgeable IT professionals and… Read more

Nick’s MVA Course Pick-of-the-Week #mvapotw

Every week we ask one of our local Technical Evangelists to recommend a specific Microsoft Virtual Academy course and to explain why it’s a great choice so you don’t have to sift through the long list of available courses. If you don’t know Microsoft Virtual Academy, its mission is to help developers, knowledgeable IT professionals and… Read more

Jan’s MVA Course Pick-of-the-Week #mvapotw

Every week we ask one of our local Technical Evangelists to recommend a specific Microsoft Virtual Academy course and to explain why it’s a great choice so you don’t have to sift through the long list of available courses. If you don’t know Microsoft Virtual Academy, its mission is to help developers, knowledgeable IT professionals… Read more

Connect() Day 1, How to get caught in a photo on Twitter!

I got the lucky straw and I’m just back in my hotel room in NY after being in the audience to hear the raft of announcements about our Developer Tools at Microsoft. This is such an exciting time for me and for Microsoft as we open our platform up to many new developers and empower… Read more

Connect() Day 1, What a day to be a developer!

Wow, TechEd Europe happened only two weeks ago, and already another important event kicked off: Connect(). This time we are focused on current and future technologies for developers creating applications across a variety of platforms. And it’s a virtual event which means almost all attendees (including your reporter Jan Tielens) were following it online. If… Read more

TechEd recap day 3: the one with the Country Drinks, Office and SharePoint development & a bit of Azure

Time flies when you’re having fun they say, and it’s certainly true over here at TechEd in Barcelona. Wednesday evening we had the Belgium & Luxembourg country drink in “Bestial” , a fantastic location near the beach, that served great food and drinks to the 250 BeLux attendees. Thanks to everyone who joined us! Over… Read more

Day 2 at TechEd: Windows for IoT, Azure Stream Analytics and the Future of .NET

Yesterday TechEd Europe kicked off with a series of keynotes (recap day 1), while today the more in-depth sessions were planned. Picking sessions is always difficult, “choosing is losing” they say; so many great choices. Luckily all sessions are recorded and already many of them are online on Channel 9. The first session I attended… Read more

Recap of TechEd Europe, day one

Here is the first blog post from your reporter Jan Tielens, on-site at TechEd Europe in sunny Barcelona. This morning the event kicked off with a keynote diving into the mobile first, cloud first world. Jason Zander was the host and he focused on the key parts which makes this vision a reality: devices and… Read more