Here It Is Again: The Friday Five!

Contributing to .NET For Dummies Rion Williams is a Full Stack Software Engineer at Structure X. 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…


Tips & Tricks for Writing your Own PowerShell System Monitoring Tool

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Office Servers and Services MVP Hilton Giesenow as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Albert Duan of the MVP Award Blog Technical Committee served as the technical reviewer for this piece. In simple terms, Monitoring means keeping an eye on something. In an IT context, it means…


Testing PowerShell with Pester

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Cloud and Datacenter Management MVP Adam Bertram as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Albert Duan of the MVP Award Blog Technical Committee served as the technical reviewer for this piece. Getting Started As PowerShell scripts become more and more important to organizations, simply eyeballing the results…


The Fantastic Friday Five!

 VSCode Multiple Integrated Terminals Jeff Ammons is CEO and Chief Instructor at Code Career Academy, a coding bootcamp in the Atlanta area that specializes in the Microsoft stack of web technologies. Jeff has run the Gwinnett, Georgia, Microsoft User Group since late 2007. He’s a big fan of all things open source and Core from…


Read Up, MVPs! We’re Back With The Friday Five

Seven Killer Visual Studio 2017 Features for Mobile Developers Sam Basu is a technologist, author, speaker, Microsoft MVP, gadget-lover and Progress Developer Advocate for Telerik products. With a long career in development, he now spends much of his time advocating for modern web/mobile/cloud development platforms on Microsoft/Telerik technology stacks. In his spare time, he enjoys…


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…


Happy March! It’s the Friday Five

Transactional Replication from Availability Groups to Azure SQL Database: Part 1 – Planning Jes Borland is a Senior SQL Engineer at Concurrency and a Microsoft Data Platform MVP based in Neenah, Wisconsin, USA. She holds an AAS – Programmer/Analyst degree and has worked with SQL Server as a developer, report writer, DBA, and consultant. She…


Q&A: 12-Year MVP Hilton Giesenow Shares His Expert Insight

At the MVP Award Blog, we’re on a mission to highlight the amazing work of our MVPs – who are truly some of the best technical experts around. So now, we’ll be regularly publishing insightful Q&As from some of our top community leaders! These are meant to be a platform for MVPs to share advice,…


Eight days left of 2016! We’re happy to bring you the Friday Five

Channel 9 video: Azure Virtual Machines Saad Mahmood is a 23 year-old software development engineer, with over half a decade of experience. His first IDE was Visual Studio, as he started his journey of software development with C#. Now a man known for his software delivery, Saad is skilled in Windows Development, Xamarin, .NET, JAVA, Python…


Happy December! We’re back with the Friday Five.

Delve For SharePoint Office 365 Manpreet Singh is a SharePoint Consultant based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He’s a Microsoft MVP for Office 365 Servers, and well as a C# Corner MVP. He’s worked on 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 and Office 365 versions of SharePoint. Manpreet is experienced in all aspects of SharePoint activities – such as migration,…