Most Valuable Professional or MVP spotlight on CRM Outlook Profile and CRM Online Trials

This is an extract from the MVP Award Program blog and a post by Dynamics CRM MVP Donna Edwards From the post: (click to see the entire detailed article) “I frequently setup Microsoft Dynamics CRM online trials for various reasons; training, demos, development, etc. I often want to use the CRM outlook Client with the…


Microsoft Virtual Academy: Active Directory, Windows 8.1, Office 365, Hybrid Cloud Azure, Bing Optimization, Windows App, Designing XAML UI

IT Pro Courses 1. Understanding Active Directory 2. Windows 8.1 Deployment JumpStart 3. Office 365 ProPlus Deployment for IT Pros 4. Moving to Hybrid Cloud with Microsoft Azure Dev Courses 1. Mobile Dev: Bing Search Engine Optimization Jump Start 2. Mobile Dev: Last Stop: Getting Your Windows App to Market 3. Designing Your XAML UI…


Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals or MVPs top-ranking independent experts and resources available to YOU

There are independent experts awarded by Microsoft annually and they can be a great asset to you when you need elite support. Who are MVPs? As noted in partial extracts from a reference letter by Steven Guggenheimer Corporate Vice President Developer Experience & Evangelism: The Microsoft MVP Award is an annual award that recognizes exceptional…


What does the future hold for Microsoft?

From their annual report shareholder letter signed by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella indicates: ”Looking forward, we have a rich product road map that positions us to thrive in a mobile-first and cloud-first world. For example, we recently launched Delve, an Office 365 cloud-based service that automatically brings relevant documents, data and other artifacts to workers….


Microsoft Azure and SAP expanded partnership meeting diverse needs of the enterprise

I found this news of great interest to the enterprise after speaking to my enterprise colleagues. An extension of the 20 year partnership between Microsoft and SAP was announced today in a post from Takeshi Numoto, corporate vice-president, cloud and enterprise networking Microsoft.  Scott Guthrie, executive vice-president is quoted extensively in announcements today in the…


OneDrive for Business Increases Storage from 25GB to 1TB Per User

For more details go here! Summary of notable items quoted from the link: First, we will be increasing OneDrive for Business storage from 25GB to 1TB per user. Second, all Office 365 ProPlus customers will get 1TB of OneDrive for Business storage per user as part of their Office 365 ProPlus subscription. Third, we’ll help…


Spotlighting MVP award program blogs

Friday Five Top Tips – April 28, 2014 1. Alternate Username for ADFS 3.0 and #Office365 By Office 365 MVP Sean McNeill 2.  Office 365 Password Expiration Policy By CRM MVP Donna Edwards 3. Using the SSIS OData Source Connector With SharePoint Online Authentication By SharePoint MVP John White 4. Using PowerShell to remove files…


Microsoft Office for iPad

Microsoft took another step towards embracing the new “mobile-first cloud-first” world with the announcement of Office for iPad.  You can view, create, and edit Office documents on your iPad with touch-friendly Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps. Editing and creating documents with Office for iPad will require an eligible Office 365 subscription. The real Office apps…