International Update: Ayataka, SQL Azure MVP in Japan, Contributes to TechNet Wiki

Welcome to the Friday International Update. We have traveled all over the world with TechNet Wiki, and today we head to Japan.   Here are all the TechNet Wiki articles in Japanese   We have two key Japanese contributors…   First up is ayataka.   Website  sqlazure.jp/b/ Member Since  Sep 26, 2010   Biography  Microsoft…

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Community Win–Wiki Accelerates Quality Content Distribution

The wiki was just beginning when I joined Microsoft back in December of 2009. When I first heard about the wiki, when of my first thoughts was “in all the years that I ran www.isaserver.org no one ever mentioned that we should have a wiki. Indeed, I never thought about a wiki for site –…


Where Do You Wiki?

Many of you are Wiki Ninjas in the TechNet Wiki. We appreciate your contributions and passion for helping others in the community, but there are many other places to contribute, some of them Wikis. So where else do you Wiki? Ad a comment to this post and share: Name and URL of the Wiki Link…

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TNWiki Article spotlight: PKI aka Public Key Infrastructure

For this week’s TNWiki Article, I’ve made a selection of the most exquisite Wiki content for the Enterprise Security specialists amongst you. Not a Security specialist? Keep on reading, enough intellectual food to get kick-started with it. This week the spotlight is on PKI a.k.a. Public Key Infrastructure.   The WIki offers a surprising amount…


Interview with Artem Pronichkin, a Windows Server and System Center Wiki Ninja, Former MVP, 2-term TechNet Wiki Council member, and current Microsoft Consultant

Today’s Monday Interview with a Wiki Ninja is with… Artem Pronichkin, from Russia. What a long blog post title. Hmm. Artem’s Profile Artem’s Website (it’s in Russian)     Who are you, where are you, and what do you do? What are your specialty technologies?   My name is Artem Pronichkin (????? ?????????) and I’m from…

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Top 10 Wiki Ninjas: Craig Lussier (SharePoint Architect MCC) and his 2K en-US tags?

Welcome to our weekly Top 10 Contributors on TechNet Wiki! There were 7 people with over 50 contributions this week. Let’s see what’s happening… So I have to wonder if the numbers are perfectly accurate this week, but we’ll look into it more. Craig’s profile His biography reveals his background a little: “Senior Systems Engineer/SharePoint…

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Welcome to our new moderators for Turkish and Russian

In an earlier post, I mentioned two options for providing translated versions of English articles: either creating new articles in a different language or using the Machine Translation Widget built into the Wiki to automatically translate the article on the fly. Machine translation is typically not perfect so anyone can suggest improvements. Theses suggestion will be…


Community Win: Collaborating on Apache Hadoop for Windows Azure

Welcome to Community Win Thursday! Question  What has 59 revisions, 16 comments, and contributions that look like this (these aren’t all of them, mind you)…   Thu, Feb 23 2012 3:36 PM by: Mohamed Ibrahim MSFT Thu, Feb 23 2012 1:40 PM by: Jonathan Gao Tue, Feb 21 2012 4:21 PM by: Sreedhar Pelluru Tue, Feb…

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Wiki Life: Why should I use TechNet Wiki if I already blog about Microsoft technologies?

Welcome to Wiki Life Wednesday! This is the fourth article in the Social Synergy series: TNWiki + TechNet Gallery TNWiki + CodePlex TNWiki + TechNet Forums TNWiki + Blogs (this article)   So… Why should I use TechNet Wiki if I already blog about Microsoft technologies? 1. Audience. Not all blogs get thousands of views….

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Featured Wiki Article: Microsoft Training and Certifications – MCDP, MCITP, MTA, MCTS

Welcome to Tuesday’s Wiki Article Spotlight! I’m going to do something new. I’m going to feature an article that was created today. That’s right, today. But here’s the kicker. It’s more like 19 articles. Yeah, all today and all by one person… Horizon Net: Sometimes someone has the right balance of passion and knowledge, and…

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