Around The World With MVPs: Dozens Of Developers In Istanbul Go Deep Into Microsoft Technologies

One of the greatest things about being an MVP is getting to engage with global technical communities, whether it be through attending community events, connecting on Yammer, or through our very own MVP Award Blog and Twitter account. To keep these connections going strong – and to ignite new ones! – we’re pleased to share…


Build your own IoT device with ESP8266 system-on-a-chip, Azure Event Hub, Stream Analytics and Azure Storage

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Microsoft Azure MVP Marcel Meurer as part of our Technical Tuesday series. James Chambers of the MVP Award Blog Technical Committee served as the technical editor for this piece.  IoT is a big buzz word. I wanted to make it more tangible for me. So, I decided to build a…


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The Delegation Token Is NULL – Hybrid Free/Busy Gareth Gudger is a Microsoft MVP based in the USA, specializing in Exchange and Office 365. He started his career in 1999 working on Windows NT 4.0 and Exchange 5.5. For most of his career he has worked in a consulting role, primarily delivering Microsoft technologies to…


The MVP Show In Taiwan: An Interview With MVP Shih-Ming Tung (董是明)

Microsoft MVPs are some of the best technical experts in the world. They enthusiastically share their knowledge of Microsoft technologies with the community, and are always keen to experiment with new developments to solve real world problems. Channel 9 is pleased to announce the first episode of its new series, The MVP Show. In the…


Around The World With MVPs: UK Power BI Summit

Last week’s Diversity and Inclusion blog series announcement outlined that as technical leaders, MVPs can play a significant role in pushing for a more inclusive culture within our program. This means featuring technical experts with different perspectives, and making sure everyone feels accepted as part of the tech community. Data Platform MVP Jen Stirrup is doing…


Secure an Asp.Net MVC multi-tenant Power BI Embedded hosted in an Azure Web App

Editor’s note: The following post was written by  Microsoft Azure MVP Frank Boucher as part of our Technical Tuesday series. James Chambers of the MVP Award Blog Technical Committee served as the technical editor for this piece.  Power BI gives us the possibility to create amazing reports. Even if it’s great to be able to share those reports…


MVP Reconnect: Here’s How The Program Is Moving Forward

MVP Reconnect – Microsoft’s program to bring together former MVPs – has been up and running since November, and so much has happened since then! With more exclusive events, a new technical call series, and MVP Reconnect profiles – just to name a few things – everyone at the program has been busy working to…


Around the World With MVPs: Mumbai

‘Digital transformation. It’s real. It’s now.’ More than a dozen MVPs attended India’s largest Digital Transformation event at the end of February, and had the chance to delve into the future of the industry through some great technical and business sessions! Future Decoded – which took place in Mumbai and saw 700 attendees – focused…


The Diversity And Inclusion Blog Series: Our First Thoughts

This post was written by Microsoft Global Manager Karen Juhl and Microsoft Community Program Manager Betsy Weber. Photo by MVP Karen Lopez.  Diversity + Inclusion = Success   We believe this same equation is applicable to our MVP community, as well to technical communities worldwide. Diversity is defined as the condition of having or being composed…