Friday with International Community Update – Virtualization and beyond in Portuguese and English

Hello everybody, I’m Fernando Lugão Veltem and I’m here to bring the latest news from TechNet Wiki international community from Brazil&USA. This week feature MVP Leandro Carvalho who wrote several articles about virtualization and Virtual Machine Manager in Portuguese and English.   How to Increase the VHD Size in Hyper-V R2 Hyper-V: Top Free Programs…


Community Win: TechNet Wiki growing bigger and wider v2 !!

Hi everyone! For my second post I am following Tord’s idea (Community Win: TechNet Wiki growing bigger and wider) and I did some statistics for the TNWiki!         I was curious to see how the TNWiki was performing over a month. With those simples results I must say that all of activities’…

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Wiki Life: Exploiting the Power of Connected Communities

Welcome again to Wiki Life Wednesday! Being a member of the Technet Wiki community is good, but isn’t it better to be a member of a bigger community? Nowadays, connecting different networks is a quite common feature, and have some benefits. For example, Technet Wiki has a feature to share Wiki articles with social networks…


Congratulations to the Brazilian Wiki Ninjas (Ninja stick figure download)

It’s time for another stick figure edition of Weekend Surprise. Part of the prizes for the Translation Challenge (round 2) included a Wiki Ninja stick figure holding the flag of the winning country/language. Since the winner was Brazilian Portuguese, I present the Brazilian Wiki Ninja stick figure: Download a slightly improved version of this image…

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Friday with International Community Update – SQL and Windows Azure in Russian

Hello Community, Luciano Lima here today to update you on the latest news in the TechNet Wiki international community from Russian. The highlight of this week goes to Alexander Belotserkovskiy, who wrote several of articles about SQL and Windows Azure. Listed below you can see the articles about SQL and Windows Zure: Windows Azure & Java. ?????? ?????????. ?????. ??????…


New and Emerging Technologies

With the impending release of Server 2012 and Windows 8, many IT enthusiasts around the world are looking to test out the previews of each and see what they are capable of.  Sometimes this just entails installing the OS and tinkering with it, but when they begin installing the more advanced features, the configuration becomes…

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Wiki Life: Track Your Wiki Article Page Views

Hello and welcome everybody to our Wednesday – Wiki Life post. Did you ever have faced the following problem: You are on your profile page, checking your latest activities. Ok, I have answered a question in forum y, I commented on blog post x and…what’s that? “The article z on the TechNet Wiki has achieved its 15 minutes…

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TNWiki Article Spotlight – BizTalk Virtual Mapper VS Custom-XSLT

Welcome to Tuesday’s Wiki Article Spotlight! I usually write up a lot about BizTalk Server. Through my personal blog, magazines, and the TechNet wiki (see BizTalk Server resources on TechNet Wiki). However I am not the only one. Others in the BizTalk community and with Microsoft have contributed articles too. This can be an inspiration…


Interview with an INTERNATIONAL WIKI NINJA: Tomoaki Yoshizawa (Yottun8) – Japanese, SQL Server 2012, Power View, PowerPivot, and PowerShell 3.0

I’m pleased to announce for this week’s Monday Interview, we have our key Japanese translator for TechNet Wiki, Yottun8 (Tomoaki Yoshizawa). Yottun8 was one of our top translators for the Translation Challenge (round 2). Osaka has a rich history, so you might want to check it out: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osaka. Kyoto as well, for that matter (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyoto)….


Horizon Net wins the Wiki Ninja Stick Figures – Graduate Collection (17 free images to download)

Hello! Welcome to a wacky edition of Weekend Surprise! Here’s the download where you can get all 17 stick figures in this collection: http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/Ninja-Stick-Figures-The-ea884723   You see, back on May 9th, I tallied up the translations to see which language had translated thicles e most Wiki articles. German got first place in that competition: Who…

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