Introducing the Visual Studio ALM Rangers – Oren Novotny

Who are you? I am Oren Novotny, Chief Architect, DevOps & Modern Software at BlueMetal, and Microsoft MVP since 2014, awarded in two categories: Windows Development and Visual Studio & Dev Tools. At home, I am a husband, father, photographer, skier, foodie, and lover of technology. I believe that technology is meaningless in a vacuum…


Introducing the Visual Studio ALM Rangers – Jose DelaCruz

Why did you join the ALM Rangers?  I found very interesting what ALM Ranges are doing, I think I can be of help given my prior ALM/DevOps experience, I want to be part of an ongoing community of which I can make contributions and make a difference. Who are you?  I am a Senior IT…


Introducing the Visual Studio ALM Rangers – Michael Thomsen

Who are you?  Michael Thomsen, Builder of Software, professionally since 2004 with a focus on the .NET and more recently JavaScript ecosystems. Independent consultant and entrepreneur since 2014. Currently starting up a business called Agile Extensions. What makes you “tick”?  I have a “quick starter” mentality, always trying things not afraid of throwing them away…


Introducing the Visual Studio ALM Rangers – Richie Lee

Why did you join the ALM Rangers? I think that it is very important to recognise that there is more to software than writing code. The ALM Rangers program offers a collaborative approach to help provide tooling in CI/CD, an area that I have a lot of interest and experience in. I have many open…


Understanding the Visual Studio ALM Rangers

Mission The Visual Studio ALM | DevOps Rangers provide practical guidance, experience, and gap-filling solutions to the developer community. aka.ms/vsarmission Core values As a team the Rangers have come to value the following: Razor sharp focus on quality and detail on the work we do Favor simplicity and low tech over complexity Expect and adapt…


Introducing the team (aka.ms/vsarindex)

List of all active Visual Studio ALM Rangers from around the globe. Tags: distinguished | scrum/ruck master | Champion Award | Champ of the month A Ajay Bhosle André Dias Anthony Borton B Baruch Frei Brian Minisi Brian Randell C Cesar Solis BritoChris Boretos Chris Mason Clementino Mendonca D Daniel Mann Daniel van der Starre  Danny Crone Darren…