French MVP Becomes the #1 Visual Basic Contributor

  French MVP Reynald Thomas has recently become the Number 1 Top Contributor to the VBFrance Community. In the past 6 months, Reynald has provided more than 900 answers to the VBFrance Forums! The VBFrance Community is one of the top Visual basic online communities in France. The community is very active with an average…

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MVPs Speak Out During MVP Global Summit!

Five MVPs contributed to an interview with Amy Eisenberg, from Windows IT Pro magazine during the recent 2009 MVP Global Summit (Note, the MVPs are all regular contributors to the magazine). Group Policy MVP Darren Mar-Elia, Cluster MVP John Savill, SharePoint MVP Dan Holme, Exchange Server MVP Paul Robichaux, and Directory Services MVP Ethan Wilansky…

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Are You Ready for SQL Saturday Pensacola?

Please join seasoned MVP SQL experts such as Brad McGehee, Steve Jones, Andy Warren, Brian Knight for SQL Saturday! Pensacola which takes place on the 6th June 2009! What is SQL Saturday? SQL Saturday is a one day free training event for SQL Server professionals, loosely patterned on the well known Code Camp model.  After…

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Code Camp Comes to Macedonia F.Y.R.O.!

Please join MVPs Serge Luca, Ivan Pavlovic, Boban Stojanovski and Vladimir Meloski who will speaking at the .NET Code Camp on 6th June. Code Camp comes to Macedonia for the first time and is organised by the Macedonian .NET User Group, in collaboration with Microsoft and INETA! The one day event will bring together community…

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Indian MVP Helps to “Fix It”

Windows Desktop MVP Anand Khanse, has published a great article entitled, “Troubleshooting Windows Vista Search & Indexing Errors”. Anand’s blog post suggests a number of troubleshooting steps that can be taken to resolve a problem where the error message, “Search Failed to Initialize” is displayed. The Microsoft Fix It team were so impressed with Anand’s…

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Visio MVP Develops Free Shareware Application

Visio MVP David Parker recently developed visViewer as a shareware program to encourage the use of the Visio document format with non-Visio users. At the end of Jan 2009, the Visio application became available free on a Microsoft Visio Toolbox CD. 10,000 copies are currently in production and will be distributed worldwide. Wow! Download visViewer…

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Brazilian MVP Promotes Expression and Silverlight for School!

Brazilian MVP Jamil Lopes is passionate about Silverlight and Microsoft Expression. So much so, that he was instrumental in changing the web development course from Flash to Silverlight at one of Brazil’s biggest technology schools! Jamil is the technical adviser of MicroCamp, the biggest private technology school in Brazil. MicroCamp’s board of directors were reviewing…

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Death of a Web Server: Crisis in Caching

When you read a title like that you just might think you’re actually browsing the Drama genre in your Netflix account. But dig a little further and you’ll discover it’s actually a title of a Tech Ed North America session hosted by  Richard Campbell. An ASP/ASP.NET MVP with over 30 years of high-tech experience, a…

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Real World Perspectives on the Pros and Cons of Stored Procedures

The dispute about the usage of stored procedures almost seems to be a religious one. Both sides have some strong arguments. Who better to debate the topic than four MVPs, two Microsoft product managers and another industry expert who all live and breath the issues from their own frame of references! During this panel (PAN67)…

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Secure a Speaking Slot for Tech Ed North America 2010

If you’re attending Tech Ed in Los Angeles this month, why not consider entering the Speaker Idol contest? This contest is for experienced industry speakers who have not yet spoken at Tech Ed. The winner gets an invitation to speak at the next Tech Ed, plus a full conference pass! Put together a five minute…

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