MVP Spotlights SharePoint Server 2007

Visual Basic MVP Yonggang Yang has just published a new book entitled, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 – development of actual cases. The book is published by Electronics Industry Press. The book introduces various aspects of Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007, (MOSS 2007) through real life deployments. The book is a great addition for Chinese readers…


New Zealand Code Camp – Keeping it Real

During November, MVPs based in Christchurch New Zealand, held their 2nd Developer Code Camp. The event included 4 local MVP presenters, (MVP Ivan Towlson, MVP Kirk Jackson, MVP David Roys and MVP Christopher Fairbairn) and a number of other community presenters. The one day event was attended by approximately 120 people! Special thanks to MVP…


MVPs Open The World of ASP.NET 3.5

Congratulations to our Italian MVPs Daniele Bochicchio, Cristian Civera, Riccardo Golia and Stefano Mostarda on the release of their new book, ASP.Net 3.5 for all! After the success of their previous release, this new book contains a greater focus on access to data, LINQ, security and the creation of components (custom control, HTTP Runtime). The…


MVPs speak out at TechEd China!

TechEd 2008 China took place in late October and early November and was held in three major cities, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Beijing. TechEd attracted over 6,000 attendees from around the world. In particular, 11 MVPs demonstrated their passion for the event, by delivering a wide range of community sessions related to their technical expertise. Also,…


Global MVPs Speak Out at Office DevCon 2008

  Microsoft Access MVP Graham Seach delivered a successful, four track, two day agenda at November’s Office DevCon 2008. 14 MVPs also participated as session presenters, along with other community contributors and Microsoft Technical Specialists.     Office DevCon is an annual conference that allows Microsoft Office developers and power users to come together in…


Excel Super Hero Recognised for Training Embassy Officials!

Excel MVP Kai Liu recently delivered Microsoft Office training for 3 foreign officials and 5 Chinese officials at the Embassy of Israel in Beijing. Kai prepared a number of exercises and course examples for the dignitaries. He even produced a short training manual, filled with practical exercises to help the officials to study further after…


Grab a Free Expression Web Ebook!

  UK MVP Tina Clarke has recently published the second version of her Microsoft Expression EBook. Geared towards Microsoft’s Expression Web, this Ebook is a free download and well worth reading if you want to enhance your Expression Web experience! Tina also provides Microsoft Expression tips, tutorials and Ebooks on her Expression Web blog.


Windows Mobile MVP wins Swedish IT Consultant of the Year Award!

Wow! MVP Andreas Sjostrom, has was won the IT Consultant of Year Award in Sweden. The judges at IDG awarded Andreas the coveted award for his community and media efforts in supporting Windows Mobile. Andreas has been involved in designing enterprise mobile solutions since 1998. Together with Christian Forsberg he wrote, "Pocket PC Development in…


Architecting Your Enterprise With .NET

Congratulations to Italian MVPs, Dino Esposito and Andrea Saltarello on the release of their book “Microsoft® .NET: Architecting Applications for the Enterprise” published by Microsoft Press. The book covers essential concepts such as UML, design patterns, the core system (business, services, data access, and presentation layers). The authors cover specific tools, including the Microsoft .NET…


El Guille Keeps on Moving!

  Spanish MVP Guillermo Som, continues his Spanish tour visiting developers and user groups throughout Spain. Guillermo’s, (“el Guille”) tour began during September and started in Malaga. Since September he has visited Madrid, Valencia, Tarragona, Barcelona, Igualada, Vic, Andorra, Pamplona and Murcia. Guillermo is presenting on a number of developer related themes during his tour….