It was the week before Christmas and… Oh forget it, I stink at these kind of intro’s. LOL
Here are 19 select shows, episodes and posts from the past week…
- BreakPoint: De-stress with Debugging and Diagnostics
- Introduction to DevOps
It is a challenge to describe the DevOps culture, but at a high level it involves people, processes, and products (in this order.) It requires development, testing, operations, business, and other teams to work together, efficiently, to deliver better and faster results to customers. This session will cover the fundamentals of DevOps and help you understand how they map to DevOps practices and how they can be implemented by a variety of products and tools. …
- Episode 195: PowerApps with Stephen Siciliano
In this episode Chris Risner and Thiago Almeida are joined by Stephen Siciliano, Program Manager on the Azure Team. Stephen joins us to talk about the newly announced PowerApps. PowerApps enable people to generate applications that run on mobile devices that connect to resources in both Microsoft Azure, as well …
- What is Microsoft MVP? – Introduction video
Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals, or MVPs, are community leaders who’ve demonstrated an exemplary commitment to helping others get the most out of their experience with Microsoft technologies. They share their exceptional passion, real-world knowledge, and technical expertise with the community and with Microsoft. …
- How Lotus F1 Team implemented OneDrive for Business
In this episode of Office Mechanics, we return to Enstone and go hands-on with the IT crew from Lotus F1 Team as they show how OneDrive for Business was implemented. David Cadywould from the IT team demonstrates everything from how the team thought about and configured security settings in OneDrive, …
- MSDN Flash December – MVP Tech Talk, OSS, Breakpoint, and Canadian Developer Connection
The holiday season has officially begun! This month, our techy and adventurous hosts Jonathan and Lacho are taking a journey to the world of Visual Studio, OSS, Windows 10 Build 1511 and more. Here is all the cool stuff they covered:
This Month in a Flash
- The Gamer, Creative, and the Developer walk into a Surface Book
I have been super curious about the Surface Book and its ability to handle three of the most taxing scenarios modern machines deal with: gaming, creative work, and development. In this video we set out to see how the Surface Book measures up to tasks traditionally reserved for the desktop. …
- Episode 13: Interview with Chris Charla from [email protected]
Join us as we talk with Chris Charla from Microsoft’s [email protected] program to discuss independent development on Xbox One and Windows 10. …
- B-roll: HoloLens
Intended for broadcast journalists, this broadcast-quality footage highlights Microsoft HoloLens. Microsoft HoloLens is the world’s first fully untethered holographic computer, powered by Windows 10, enabling high-definition holograms to integrate with your world.
- CodeChat 050 – Observables Everywhere!
Reactive Extensions (a.k.a. Rx) is one of those technologies that really lights me up. I sought out Matthew Podwysocki (@mattpodwysocki) – the principle contributor to Rx.js so I could give you an introduction to this technology and ask him some questions about the project and where it’s headed. …
- Tidbits of Code and Node 08 – Nodist
In this episode of Tidbits of Code and Node, I’m going to introduce you to Nodist – a utility for Windows to get node and npm on your machine and give you a facility for quickly and easily switching which version of node you’re running. This is perfect for scenarios where you have one app that wants version 0.12 and another that’s happier with 5.x. …
- B-roll: NORAD Santa Tracker 2015
NORAD and Microsoft help kids track Santa from the North Pole
- Bug Fix Priorities
Determining what constitutes a hot-fix is critical, here is a quick overview how I see production bug fixes.
- The Ops Team #007 – “Groundhog Day”
The Ops Team is a new weekly show where 4 Technical Evangelists specializing in IT Operations get together to give you the deets on their 4 areas of expertise: Microsoft Azure/Cloud, On-premises datacenter technologies, Enterprise Mobility / Windows and DevOps.
This week on The Ops Team, Rick, Matt, Simon and Oguz make it into the studio, and, in an unlikely turn of events, all of the cameras and audio equipment actually worked! We couldn’t believe it either! …
- Riding the Modern Web: Render Mode-less
Every day millions of users are commuting on the electronic highway. For you as a web developer you want to ensure that your website is adapted to the needs of the modern user and that you’re not putting up road blocks, forcing users to take side roads. …
- C# Scripting – Part 1
Join Microsoft Regional Director and MVP Mark Michaelis and myself in this candid discussion about C# Scripting – a new feature announced by Microsoft in November 2015.
With C# Scripting, you can use the command line or a new pane available in Visual Studio 2015 Update 1 to …
- Episode 398: Eric Potter on Canopy
Eric Potter describes Canopy – a web UI testing framework built on top of Selenium, that uses F# for its functionality.
- Microsoft improves its SAP disaster recovery capabilities by upgrading to SQL Server 2014
How Microsoft IT upgraded our SAP system using SQL Server 2014 and the benefits that went along with that upgrade. …
- Defrag Tools #148 – Windows Installer – ORCA
In this episode of Defrag Tools, Andrew Richards and Chad Beeder talk about Windows Installer and the ORCA Editor. The ORCA Editor is used to view and author Windows Installer files (*.msi, *.msm, *.msp, *.mst). …