MIEE Spotlight – Lee Whitmarsh

In today’s MIEE Spotlight, we’re excited to be showcasing Lee Whitmarsh from Alsager School and his fantastic work to empower students through technology whilst encouraging them to engage in positive community action. Lee has really taken what it means to be an MIEE to heart with his passion for pro-active and supportive approaches to inspiring…


Top stories from the VSTS community – 2017.11.17

Here are top stories we found in our streams this week related to DevOps, VSTS, TFS and other interesting topics.  TOP STORIES First Look at VSTS Release Management Approval Gates  – Mike DouglasWhen approval gates were first announced my mind started thinking about all of the ways this could be used. There were several questions…


Top stories from the VSTS community – 2017.11.10

Here are top stories we found in our streams this week related to DevOps, VSTS, TFS and other interesting topics.  TOP STORIES Defining a DevOps Culture – Esteban GarciaWhat do people mean when they tell you that you should have a DevOps culture to succeed with DevOps?  Isn’t DevOps just about the tools and automation?…


Showcase School Case Study- Treorchy Comprehensive School

Treorchy Comprehensive School is situated in the Rhondda valleys in the heart of the old Welsh mining community and has been recognised for its innovative use of technology by becoming a Microsoft Showcase School in 2015 and a Microsoft Training Academy in 2016. There are currently just under 1700 pupils on roll at the school…


Service Fabric Community Q&A 18th Edition

We will be holding our 18th monthly community Q&A call Thursday, Nov 16 at 10 AM Pacific Time. As always, there is no need to RSVP. Just navigate to http://aka.ms/sfcommunityqa at 10 AM Thursday and you’re in. ICS calendar link: Service-Fabric-Community-QA-18 Talk to you then! The Service Fabric Team


Upcoming events- #MicrosoftEdu UK Roadshow

Our #MicrosoftEdu UK Roadshow series is now underway. The Microsoft UK Education Roadshow will help fulfil our mission to empower the students and teachers of today to create the world of tomorrow. With over 100 events taking place across the UK in 2017 and 2018, this is the perfect opportunity for educators to see first-hand…


Showcase School Case Study- Shireland Collegiate Academy

Shireland Collegiate Academy is a large inner city secondary school in Smethwick, Sandwell in the West Midlands which serves a very rich community culturally. Over the past few years the Academy has gained a reputation for effective use of technology to improve standards, innovative curriculum design and embedding new approaches to learning with the use…


Top stories from the VSTS community – 2017.11.03

Here are top stories we found in our streams this week related to DevOps, VSTS, TFS and other interesting topics.  TOP STORIES 5 DevOps Horror Stories That Will Scare Your Pants Off – Eli LopianAs the month winds down to a close, tricks and treats are in the air. In the spirit of the holiday,…


Top stories from the VSTS community – 2017.10.27

Here are top stories we found in our streams this week related to DevOps, VSTS, TFS and other interesting topics.  TOP STORIES Adding Continuous Security Validation to your CI/CD Pipeline Article – Mike Douglas Deploying secure applications is one of the top concerns for organizations and the responsibility of the entire team. A virtualized CPU…


Showcase School Case Study- Ark Swift Primary Academy

Ark Swift as a Showcase School Ark Swift, a primary school in the heart of White City,  pride themselves as a school dedicated to providing a safe and stimulating learning environment for their children enabling them to grow and flourish. The Ark Swift vision statement is Dream, Believe, Achieve.  Through this they ensure their pupils develop…