Check Out What’s Up On This Week’s Friday Five

Sys Admin To Cloud Admin, ITSM To CloudOps, On-prem To Azure Stack/Azure  Steve Buchanan is a regional solutions director with Concurrency, a six-time Microsoft MVP, and author of several technical books focused on cloud and data center management. In his 17+ years as an IT professional, Steve has held positions ranging from infrastructure architect to…


Here’s To Finishing Off A Great Week! Have A Look At The Friday Five.

Understanding the Power of Calendars in Microsoft Project Dale Howard is the Director of Education for Sensei Project Solutions. He is based in St. Louis, Missouri.  This year, Dale’s celebrating 20 years using Microsoft Project, and 17 years using the Microsoft PPM solution. He’s the co-author of 21 books on the subjects. He’s married with three…


How Microsoft Bot Framework Can Help You Choose A Restaurant, And More On This Week’s Friday Five

 Machine Learning 101 Shaden Mar’i has been a Data Platform Microsoft MVP since 2016. She’s an IT manager and entrepreneur at Aramex, specializing in CRM and Customer Service. In 2013, she was a TechWomen Emerging Leader and in 2014, the winner of the Women in Technology MEA award. Shaden is passionate about bitcoin, data analytics and the…


MVP Reconnect: Why You Should Join The Program For Former MVPs Today

We know that at the start of each new award cycle, MVPs wait anxiously for that renewal email to pop up in their inboxes. And if it doesn’t appear, there can be some pretty mixed feelings – it’s difficult to say goodbye to the MVP Program and all the perks that come along with it….


Happy July! Here Is This Week’s Friday Five

Send Recurring Tweets Using Microsoft Flow Robert Crane has a degree in electrical engineering as well as Masters of Business Administration. He is a Certified SharePoint, Office 365 and Azure Professional. Robert has over 20 years of IT experience, including working on Wall St in New York. He is the Principal at the Computer Information Agency…


Top Elements To Consider When Choosing A Monitoring Tool

Editor’s note: The following post was written by now former Office Servers and Services MVP Hilton Giesenow as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Albert Duan of the MVP Award Blog Technical Committee served as the technical reviewer for this piece. Given my complete lack of knowledge and understanding of physics, I ordinarily wouldn’t venture…


Today We Kick Off Our First Annual Award Cycle. Congratulations to all Renewing MVPs!

The day has finally arrived! We’re excited to recognize nearly 1400 renewing and 36 new Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals for their contributions to the Microsoft community. These technical experts have received the MVP Award for their deep commitment to technology, and for eagerly sharing their knowledge of Microsoft solutions with the world. Through speaking engagements,…