Create Your First ‘No Code’ Logic App in Microsoft Azure

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Cloud and Datacenter Management MVP Timothy Warner as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Simon Timms of the MVP Award Blog Technical Committee served as the technical reviewer for this piece. Have you ever used If This Then That (IFTTT), or a related service? These services enable non-technical people to create useful…


Check Out This Book On Remote Desktop Services, And More On The Friday Five

Working with Local and UTC Dates and Times in PowerApps Todd Baginski  is a Partner and the CTO at Canviz, where he leads technical teams on projects that use SharePoint, Office 365, Azure, iOS, Android, and numerous other technologies to create cutting edge applications and line of business systems.  He is a husband, dad, and foster parent…


Learn More About SQL Server’s Always Encrypted, And More On This Friday Five

Get A List Of VSTS Users With APIs Jeff Bramwell is Vice President – Enterprise Architecture with Farm Credit Services of America. He has over 20 years of software development experience and has been working with .NET technologies since the early pre-release days. Having focused on Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server/Visual Studio Team Services…


Best Practices For Using Azure Resource Manager Templates

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Visual Studio and Development Technologies MVP Peter Groenewegen Microsoft Azure MVP Pascal Naber as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Mia Chang of the Technical Committee served as the Technical Reviewer of this piece.  This article focuses on best practices regarding the automated deployment of resources to Azure. We have…


Friday Five: Office 365, Excel Chats, ASP.NET Core And More

Changing Default Permissions In Office 365 Group Sites Paul Stork is the Owner/Principal Architect at Don’t Pa..Panic Consulting based in Cleveland, USA. He has been working in the information technology industry for over 30 years, and has played key roles in several enterprise SharePoint architectural design review, Intranet deployment, application development, and migration projects. He…


Build Your First Planet-Scale App With Azure Cosmos DB

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Data Platform MVP Johan Åhlén as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Daron Yondem of the Technical Committee served as the Technical Reviewer of this piece.  Azure Cosmos DB is Microsoft’s distributed, multi-model cloud database service for managing data at planet-scale. It started in 2010 as “Project Florence,” to…


Friday’s Here – Check Out Your New Friday Five!

Hands-Free Security Scanning Within .Net Applications  Rion Williams is a Senior Software Engineer at Bay Dynamics. He lives in Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA and is passionate about making the developer community a better place. He’s frequently found answering questions on the ASP.NET Forums and Stack Overflow, writing blog posts, or contributing to a wide range of projects on GitHub. Follow…


It’s That Time – Get Set For Your Friday Five

Persistent Storage And Volumes Using Kubernetes On Azure With AKS Or Azure Container Service  Pascal Naber helps companies embrace Microsoft Azure and build large scale distributed systems with modern architectures based on microservices. Pascal works as an Azure Cloud Consultant at Xpirit. He is the co-founder of the Dutch Azure Meetup and is awarded by Microsoft…


Harden Your Azure Infrastructure Using Azure Security Center Just-In-Time VM Access

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Azure MVP Thomas Janetscheck as part of our Technical Tuesday series.  Azure Security Center is the central security management solution within the Azure landscape. It helps you to prevent, detect and respond to security breaches. There’s also one new little feature that helps to prevent security breaches: Just-in-Time Access…


Meet Your Peers, MVPs! Here’s The Friday Five

Hardened Azure Virtual Machine Development Thuan Nguyen is a Subject Master Expert in Digital Workplace and 7-year Office Services and Servers MVP. With nearly 10 years of experience in Information Technology and Services, Thuan has been involved in a number of successful Microsoft Digital Workplace adoptions for mid-tier and large organizations, including government agencies in which his…