Six Countries, Six Events: MVP Community Connection 2017 in Latin America

The MVP community in Latin America has seen its fair share of excitement as of late. This March and April, six MVP Community Connection events were held in six countries across the region, including in Costa Rica, Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Chile and Argentina! Organized by the LatAm MVP Award Team with support from local DX…


Paying It Forward: The South African aOs Road Trip

Think of the last road trip you took. You might have eaten loads of snacks, fallen asleep in the passenger seat, or stopped at the occasional look-out point to snap some photos. And while typically car excursions are pretty fun, one MVP-led road trip redefines what it means to embark on an epic adventure –…


Adding WebApi & OAuth Authentication to an Existing Project

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Visual Studio and Development Technologies MVP Mitchel Sellers as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Danae Aguilar of the MVP Award Blog Technical Committee served as the technical reviewer for this piece.  There are many tutorials out there that discuss the ease of setting up a new project, and checking…


Q&A: Lia Kampantai On Her Game-changing Surface Dial Project, And Why We Need Mentorship In Tech

There’s no doubt that mentors are important for career development. But women often have a difficult time finding them in industries that employ a higher percentage of men – the tech industry included. According to Window Development MVP Lia Kampantai, the core concept of the MVP Award is sharing with the community, so we should…


Yep, we’re showing off. Coming right up with the Friday Five!

Part 3: A Practical Overview of Office 365 Advanced Security Management Antonio Maio is an information security architect with over 25 years of experience in cyber security practices and systems, product management, software development and leadership. Antonio is currently a Senior Manager and Senior SharePoint Architect with Protiviti. He has been awarded a Microsoft Most Valuable…


Using Custom Environments in ASP.NET Core

Editor’s note: The following post was written by  Visual Studio and Development Technologies MVP Dave White as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Simon Timms of the MVP Award Blog Technical Committee served as the technical reviewer for this piece.  In many of my customers’ IT environments, there are multiple development environments that are not covered by the…


The MVP Show in Germany: An Interview With MVP Dominick Baier

In the MVP Show, Senior Technical Evangelist Seth Juarez travels the world to meet inspiring members of the MVP community, and learn about the technology that motivates them. The show does a great job of introducing us to MVPs on the cutting-edge – and today we’re pleased to announce the MVP Show is back with…


From Office 365 To Azure Machine Learning, These Five MVPs Share Their Insights

The Data Science Process with Azure Machine Learning Chervine Bhiwoo is a solution architect, Microsoft MVP, author, and industry speaker with experience in Application Development & Data Analytics. He discovered the world of programming at the age of 15, and since then he hasn’t been able to stop learning more about it. Today he uses…


Thinking Inside The Cloud: DevOps Summit Brazil

In today’s transformative tech ecosystem, organizations are required to bring solutions to market faster, deliver continuous value, and drive innovative to stay on the competitive edge. And in an effort to develop amazing solutions, many leading teams are thinking inside the cloud. By participating in the cloud-based economy and DevOps culture, organizations and development teams…


MVP Community Connection 2017: Belgrade

MVP Community Connection 2017 is in full swing around the globe, and so far it’s been a total success! Formally known as MVP Open Days, the events are an opportunity for MVP communities to gather together, learn new skills, and celebrate everything being an MVP has to offer. At the beginning of this month, the…