MVP Releases BizUnit on CodePlex!

MVP Kevin Smith runs an open source project for automated testing of Microsoft BizTalk solutions. He developed BizUnit to help drive up the quality of BizTalk solutions. Since March 2007, he has received over 5,792 downloads across all build releases. The BizUnit tool is used by many BizTalk architects to performance test their BizTalk Server…


MVP Rocks Team System!

MVP Mickey Gousset runs the Team System Rocks blog, where he aggregates useful information regarding Microsoft Team System.  He posts a daily list called, the VSTS Links, with links to interesting Team System information.  He also creates video content specializing on particular aspects of the software. Mickey is also an avid user of Twitter, and…


MVPs Contribute to Free Developer eBook

Nine MVPs recently contributed to the Developers, Developers, Developers, IT eBook. The eBook was created by Canadian MVP Derek Hatchard and Dirk Primbs. It contains 17 articles by developers for developers and is available as a free download from Microsoft. Sections within the book: · Working with Brownfield Code by MVP Donald Belcham · Beyond…


SQL MVP Draw Tech Community Into Charitable Work

SQL MVP Arnie Rowland recently took three free VSTS MSDN subscriptions, that he received last year from the MVP Award Program, and used them to entice others into charitable work. Arnie had been wondering what to do with the MSDN VSTS subscription cards that he received from the MVP Award Program. He decided to reach…


French MVP Publishes WMI with PowerShell Tutorial

French MVP Laurent Dardenne, recently published a 49 pages tutorial, explaining how to use WMI with PowerShell. Along with the tutorial, code samples are also available for download. Also, have a look at a number of other articles that he produced for community. Please note that Laurent’s articles are published in the French language….


MVPs Review Windows 7 at TechEd Australia 2009

Watch MVPs Erdal Ozkaya and Kyle Rosenthal discuss their favourite Windows 7 features at TechEd Australia 2009. To celebrate the launch of Windows 7, eligible TechEd delegates received a complimentary HP Mini 2140 Notebook PC pre-loaded with Windows 7! They discuss Windows 7 power options, BitLocker encryption, standby mode and much more! Both MVPs are…


MVP Gives Thumbs up for BitLocker to Go!

  Visual Basic MVP Wei Min Chan, is a great supporter of the ‘BitLocker To Go’ feature within Windows 7. In a recent blog post, he wrote “BitLocker To Go allows you to change ANY portable storage medium into an encrypted filestore. It is a really neat feature in Windows 7 Ultimate/Enterprise Edition! And I…


Indonesian MVP Prepares IT Pros for Migration to Windows 7

Indonesian Windows Desktop Experience MVP Tutang MM recently delivered a three hour session entitled, ‘Preparing for Migration to Windows 7’ during a seminar held at the Academics Management Informatics and Computer (AMIK) in Malaysia. During the session, Tutang shared his real world experiences of migrating to Windows 7. Tutang’s slide deck is available to view…


Malaysia MVP delivers Windows 7 Overview at TechNet Event

Malaysian System Center Operations Manager MVP Raymond Chou delivered a session on ‘Windows 7 Feature Overview’ at the TechNet event held in Malaysia, reaching out to more than 100 IT Professionals. In his presentation, Raymond focused on Windows 7 productivity features, such as Direct Access, Branch Cache, Windows 7 Power and UAC options, Windows 7…


MVP Guides Users through XP Mode on Windows 7

Windows Virtual PC provides the capability to run multiple Windows environments such as Windows XP Mode from your Windows 7 desktop. MVP Shawn Brink has produced a number of guides which can help users to install and configure Windows 7’s XP mode virtual machine. Click on the links below to learn more about: How to…