Friday’s Here – Check Out Your New Friday Five!

Hands-Free Security Scanning Within .Net Applications  Rion Williams is a Senior Software Engineer at Bay Dynamics. He lives in Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA and is passionate about making the developer community a better place. He’s frequently found answering questions on the ASP.NET Forums and Stack Overflow, writing blog posts, or contributing to a wide range of projects on GitHub. Follow…


Q&A: MVP Chiayi Yen Is On A Mission To Make Data Science More Diverse

Photo from left to right: R-Ladies Taipei Ju-yin Tang with her child, R-Ladies co-founder MVP Chiayi Yen, and R-Ladies Taipei co-founder and MVP Ning Chen with her child MVP Chiayi Yen is a Taiwanese quantitative modelling specialist, a PhD student, and the translator of two novels on computer science for children. Now based in Mannheim,…


Infrastructure as Code

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Visual Studio and Development Technologies MVP Peter Groenewegen Microsoft Azure MVP Pascal Naber as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Simon Timms of the Technical Committee served as the Technical Reviewer of this piece.  Your team is in the process of developing a new application feature, and the infrastructure has…


ASP.NET, Pivot Tables, And More On The Friday Five

#Microsoft365 Day 50: Microsoft Teams – You’re So Hot Right Now  Tracy van der Schyff is an energetic, hyperactive adrenaline junkie who sees challenges as opportunities, and thrives on improving processes, environments and the general quality of life. Always discovering, always growing, her values are most important to her. Her broad knowledge about IT and…


Implementing Signin And Signup With Xamarin Forms And ASP.NET Identity

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Visual Studio and Development Technologies MVP Houssem Dellai as part of our Technical Tuesday series.  This article will walk you through implementing an authentication system based on OAuth standard. We’ll start by registering the user with their email and password. Afterwards, we’ll use these credentials to login and…


It’s That Time – Get Set For Your Friday Five

Persistent Storage And Volumes Using Kubernetes On Azure With AKS Or Azure Container Service  Pascal Naber helps companies embrace Microsoft Azure and build large scale distributed systems with modern architectures based on microservices. Pascal works as an Azure Cloud Consultant at Xpirit. He is the co-founder of the Dutch Azure Meetup and is awarded by Microsoft…


Non-suspending UWP Desktop Apps

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Windows Development MVP Magnus Montin as part of our Technical Tuesday series.  A traditional Windows desktop application such as a .NET or a classic Win32 application is either running or non-running. This is not true for a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app however. These kind of apps that…


These MVPs’ PowerShell Module Makes Submitting Community Contributions Faster And Easier!

It’s renewal season! This means MVPs worldwide are busy submitting their community contributions for award consideration this coming July 1st. And this time around, MVPs Francois-Xavier Cat and Emin Atac have supported their peers in a big way. They’ve developed a tool to make the submission process easier and faster: it’s called the MVP PowerShell module. Building off the…


Back With A Brand New Edition – It’s Your Friday Five

MVP Book: Building Microservices with .NET Core 2.0 – Second Edition Gaurav Kumar Aroraa has M.Phil in computer science. He is a Microsoft MVP, life time member of Computer Society of India (CSI), certified as a scrum trainer/coach, XEN for ITIL-F and APMG for PRINCE-F and PRINCE-P. Gaurav serves as a mentor at IndiaMentor, open source developer, contributor to TechNet…