SQL Server 2014 DML Triggers: Tips & Tricks from the Field

 Editor’s note: The following post was written by SQL Server MVP Sergio Govoni SQL Server 2014 DML Triggers: Tips & Tricks from the Field SQL Server 2014 DML Triggers are often a point of contention between Developers and DBAs, between those who customize a database application and those who provides it. They are often the first…


Share and Collaborate with Your Team Using Office 365

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Windows Expert Consumer MVP Rayda D    Introduction: A great product solution plays a big role in a business to have a great team involvement.  Increase your team’s collaboration by sharing Office applications and tools (e.g. OneDrive, Lync, Exchange, and SharePoint) and also review and/or edit the files…


Dynamics CRM 2015 Calculated Fields

Editor’s note: In partnership with Microsoft Press, MVPs have been contributing to an ongoing guest series on their official team blog. Today’s article is from Dynamics CRM MVP Leon Tribe which is the 47th in the series.   Dynamics CRM 2015 Calculated Fields CRM 2015 is now out and available. If you are interested in seeing…


On the Road with my Surface Pro 3

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Windows Entertainment and Connected Home MVP Barb Bowman I think I’ve been on a quest for a perfect travel laptop that does it all for me since I first owned a luggable Tandy FD 1400 dual floppy disk 12 pound “portable”. Prior to the release of the Surface…


Working as a Network – Yammer as a Distribution Group

Editor’s note: In partnership with Microsoft Press, MVPs have been contributing to an ongoing guest series on their official team blog. Today’s article is from Office 365 MVP Darrell Webster which is the 46th in the series.   We have a number of communication tools available to us now via the different Microsoft platforms and services….


Cord-Cutting with the Xbox One

 Editor’s note: The following post was written by SharePoint MVP Corey Roth  In the last year or so I have proudly referred to myself as a “cord-cutter”.  I’ve dropped my cable / satellite subscription in favor of streaming services and an over-the-air antenna.  When it comes to streaming, of course the XBOX ONE excels with services…


First Ever U.S. Open Day Event – March 2015

  We’re pleased to announce the MVP Award Program will host a first ever “US MVP Open Day” at the Microsoft Office in Malvern, Pennsylvania. The event will be a great opportunity for MVPs to connect and engage with fellow MVPs and with local Microsoft stakeholders. General Information and Location: It will be a two-day event…


My Journey with the TEALS Program as a Microsoft MVP

Editor’s note: The following post was written by SharePoint MVP Chris Givens My Journey with the TEALS Program as a Microsoft MVP Earlier this year, our Community Program Mgr., Melissa Travers, sent out an email about a Microsoft program called TEALS to support this effort and recruit MVP volunteers. As a long time Microsoft Certified Trainer…


MVP Perspective – Connect();

Last week, Microsoft reinforced its commitment to cross-platform developer experiences by open sourcing the full server-side .NET stack and expanding .NET to run on the Linux and Mac OS platforms. Microsoft also released Visual Studio Community 2013, a new free edition of Visual Studio that provides easy access to the Visual Studio core toolset. The announcements…