Friday Five – September 19, 2014

1. Quick easy steps to grab your build artifacts from Visual Studio Online By ASP.NET MVP John Petersen  2. Configure Windows Server 2012 R2 DirectAccess in Microsoft Azure By Enterprise Security MVP Richard Hicks 3. Enable Double-Click and Right-Click with the Essbase Add-in  By Excel MVP Michael Alexander  4. Power BI Data Management Gateway 1.2 Changes the Game By SharePoint…


Friday Five – July 11, 2014

1. Understanding the Windows Server Failover Cluster Quorum in Windows Server 2012 R2           By Cluster MVP Dave Bermingham 2. DirectAccess IP-HTTPS Null Encryption and SSTP VPN            By Enterprise Security MVP Richard Hicks 3. Composing API Responses for Maximum Reuse with ASP.NET Web API           By Microsoft…


Friday Five – June 6, 2014

1. New Branding and Publishing Content on Office 365 Demo Sites By SharePoint MVP Corey Roth  2. Hotfix Available to Disable NRPT on Windows 8.x DirectAccess Clients By Hyper – V MVP Richard Hicks 3. Day 1: The MVC 5 Starter Project  By ASP.NET MVP James Chambers 4. Aligning Custom Formatting Icons By Excel MVP Michael Alexander 5. Changes to Data…


TechDays – San Francisco

Learn IT today, use IT tomorrow June 5-6 With more than 200 events under their belt and covering topics such as Windows Server, Exchange Server, IIS, Small Business Server (SBS), Automating Windows workstation deployments, Server/Network Security, Active Directory Troubleshooting, Active Directory Disaster Recovery, Windows Server Clustering, Network Troubleshooting, Server Virtualization…it’s no wonder TechDays has become a…


Friday Five – February 28, 2014

1. Microsoft DirectAccess Client Troubleshooting Tool By Enterprise Security MVP Richard Hicks   2. Changing the Namespace With Entity Framework 6.0 Code First Databases By ASP.NET MVP James Chambers 3. The Mathematical Reason you Can Never Divide by Zero By Excel MVP Michael Alexander 4. Integrate Cloud Services with Your Existing Telerik tools By ASP.NET/IIS MVP Jeffrey Fritz 5. Scaling out…


Enable Cross-Premises Network Connectivity to Windows Azure with Windows Server 2012 R2

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 Enterprise Security MVP Richard Hicks which is the 38th in the series. Introduction If you are an IT professional, no doubt you have a lab…


Friday Five – January 17, 2014

1. Troubleshooting Name Resolution Issues on DirectAccess Clients By Enterprise Security MVP Richard Hicks 2. Creating a multi-site cluster in Windows Azure for Disaster Recovery  By Cluster MVP David Bermingham 3. Append Multiple Tables in Power Query By SharePoint MVP John White 4. Adventures in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 Access Teams By Dynamics CRM  MVP Scott Sewell 5. Windows 8…


Friday Five-June 21, 2013

1. DirectAccess on the Microsoft Surface Pro By Forefront MVP Richard Hicks – @richardhicks 2. The Accidental DBA (Day 15 of 30): Statistics Maintenance By SQL Server MVP Kimberly Tripp – @KimberlyLTripp 3. How to Vibrate your WP programmatically? By Silverlight MVP Kunal Chowdhurry – @kunal2383 4. Make a Word document containing pictures from files…


Friday Five – November 30, 2012

1. Manipulate Taxonomy objects using SharePoint 2013 Client Object Model By SharePoint Server MVP Sundararajan Narasiman 2. Control for having Live Tiles on Home Page By Client Application Development MVP Thomas Lebrun -@thomas_lebrun 3. Office Web Apps Server: How to deploy, manage and integrate with Exchange Server 2013 By Exchange Server MVP Anderson Patricio  -…


MVP Friday Five: December 2, 2011

This week’s MVP Friday Five is incredibly diverse with MVPs contributing from three different countries from four different expertise. Each of these recently published posts by MVPs includes valuable insight, tips and solutions MVPs are known for.  Enjoy this small sampling of the contributions MVPs make to the tech community every day! 1. Why Woolworths…