Introduction to the Internet of Things – From the Device to Microsoft Azure Cloud

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 Visual C++ MVP Alon Fliess and is the 51st in the series. Technology advances in “Buzzwords” steps. At the beginning, there is the basic technology. It slowly evolves, and then…


Top 5 MVP Monday Posts of 2013

1. Virtual Directories: Exchange 2013 By Exchange Server MVP Manu Philip A virtual directory is used by Internet Information Services (IIS) to allow access to a web applications in Exchange 2013 Autodiscover Service, ECP, EWS, ActiveSync, OWA, OAB, Powershell are the available virtual directories through EAC. You can manage a variety of virtual directory settings on Exchange…


Introduction to C++ 11 in Visual Studio 2013

Editor’s note: In partnership with Microsoft Press, now celebrating their 30th year, MVPs have been contributing to an ongoing guest series on their official team blog. Today’s article is from Visual C++ MVP Alon Fliess which is the 34th in the series.   Introduction to C++ 11 in Visual Studio 2013 I just had a…


Developer MVPs of the Year

Microsoft’s Developer Division has created what has become a tradition over the last several years: recognizing exceptional contributors in the already exceptional MVP community. Technical Fellows Anders Hejlsberg and Brian Harry were hosts to this year’s event that celebrated 29 community leaders during the Developer MVP Recognition Dinner.     “It was an honour to…