MVPs Showcase Expertise at TechDays Taiwan

This month IT professionals and developers came together for one of Taiwan’s most significant technology exchange events: TechDays Taiwan. Hosted between September 15 – 17, TechDays adopted the open and cross-platform spirit of Microsoft and followed “The Power of IT” as the core theme. Across the three days and 105 breakout sessions, topics ranged from…


Learn the NEW app development model for the Windows Universal Platform: June 8 – 12, 2015

Join us for Windows 10 Developer Readiness – Powered by MVPs! From June 8th to 12th, you can gain first-hand guidance on how to leverage the new Windows 10 development model in a series of live global webcasts presentedand moderated by Microsoft MVPs. *** Click here to choose your webcast and REGISTER TODAY *** These webcasts…


Did You Miss This Top MVP Guest Post on 8 Tips to Sell Windows Store Apps?

Editor’s note:  Due to the Memorial Day holiday in the US we’d like to pause and celebrate one of our most popular guest posts from the past quarter. The following is a re-post of guest post Visual Studio ALM MVP Ridi Ferdiana Abstract Windows 8 provides you a good opportunity to create your local market….


Using sys.dm_os_ring_buffers To Diagnose Memory Issues in SQL Server

Editor’s Note: The following MVP Monday post is by SQL Server MVP Grant Fritchey Because of the ways that SQL Server interacts with the Windows operating system, memory and memory management between the two can be pretty confusing. If you just look at the allocated memory within the operating system on a standard SQL Server…


GeekGive at the 2012 MVP Global Summit

In what is becoming an MVP Global Summit tradition, community members from around the world arrived a couple of days before the official kick-off of the event to contribute their time and energy to helping those in need.Fifty-five members of the MVP community jumped on buses yesterday morning and headed to Northwest Harvest to pack more…


MVP Friday Five: February 17, 2012

MVPs are known for their expert contributions to the technology community. They provide answers to common questions, complex problems and, just as importantly, they ask questions and inspire discussion. This week’s MVP Friday Five illustrates the full spectrum of MVP contributions.   Why Small Businesses Should Switch from Exchange to Office 365   By Exchange…


Talking Cloud with Office 365 MVP Brett Hill

Office 365 MVP Brett Hill From: Washington, United States Time as an MVP: 5 years Blog: Office365Answers.com Which technical communities are you most active in? Office365Answers.com Community.office365.com Office 365 and Microsoft Online Linked In Group   How did you first start in community? I made a decision to truly dive into a specific expertise and…


Five Reasons you Should Consider DirectAccess

Editor’s Note: The following MVP Monday post is by ForeFront MVP Jordan Krause. I have been working with Microsoft DirectAccess for about two years now, and I typically find myself writing or speaking about a deep-dive description of “this” or a technical write-up of “that”. Today I wanted to take a step back and cover DirectAccess…


2012 MVP Global Summit- Tour of the Neighborhood

The 2012 MVP Global Summit is just weeks away, and we can’t wait to see all of the MVPs here in the Seattle/Bellevue/Redmond area! I grew up around here, so I decided to take our camera and show everyone some of my favorite places around town. I’ve included some great places to grab a bite…