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Month: November 2016

MVP Reconnect Program announced by Microsoft

MVP Reconnect Program announced by Microsoft

​Are you a former recognized Microsoft MVP?  This new program from Microsoft is for you. Over the years, Microsoft has received feedback from former MVPs that they were looking for ways to stay in touch with the program and with their peers. This program is an extension of Microsoft’s commitment to the MVP program and another way to recognize the expertise and engagement that folks contribute to technical communities. Read more about it in the below link and if you…

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Azure Site Recovery support for Windows Server 2016

Azure Site Recovery support for Windows Server 2016

When Microsoft announced Windows Server 2016 at the Ignite 2016 in Atlanta there were questions around Azure Site Recovery supporting this OS. The Azure team announced that Azure site recovery now support Windows server 2016. Before I go into details, let me take a step back and give quick overview of Azure site recovery. Azure Site Recovery is a service that can replicates, fails over, and recover your workloads. This can guarantee highest uptime in case of disaster. There are…

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Join me at SharePoint Saturday Ottawa to learn about Office 365 for the average technology and business professional

Join me at SharePoint Saturday Ottawa to learn about Office 365 for the average technology and business professional

​Please join me at our annual free, SharePoint Saturday Ottawa on Saturday December 3rd, 2016.  I am presenting on the following: Session:  Office 365 for Business demystified for the average technology and business professional Abstract:  Are you feeling overwhelmed by the big push to move to the Office365 cloud? Are you just not up to speed on the major features, applications & technology advances to Office365 cloud that Microsoft seems to be releasing on a weekly basis (i.e. Mail, Planner,…

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Azure Advisor – Public Preview

Azure Advisor – Public Preview

Microsoft has just announced public preview of Azure Advisor. Azure advisor is a personalized recommendation engine that provides proactive best practices guidance which will help you configure your Azure resources using those best practices. The idea behind Azure Advisor is pretty neat. It analyzes your workload configuration together with your usage telemetry and based on that it detects the risks and potential issues for your workload. Azure Advisor also recommend solutions that will help you overcome the issues. To get…

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