Category: Microsoft

Loop355 - Microsoft Stream

#Loop365 Episode 2: Microsoft Stream Update

For our second episode of my #Loop365 vlog interview series with Noah Sparks (@noahsparks), Noah and I were joined by two members of the Microsoft Stream team:  Senior Product Marketing Manager, Christina Torok (@ChrisTorokTech), and Program Manager, Marc Mroz (@MarcMroz), who was previously the PM over the Office 365 Video platform, as...

CollabTalk tweetjam - The Practical Application of AI and Machine-Learning

What Does AI Look Like in the Enterprise?

For this month’s CollabTalk tweetjam, we’ll be exploring a topic that has been popping up again and again: what is the enterprise story around artificial intelligence (AI) and machine-learning (ML). There are a lot of really exciting products and services being built around AI+ML, but many are recognizing the gap...

Digital Sack Lunch

The Role of Authenticity in Corporate Branding

While walking around the expo hall at the Microsoft Inspire partner conference held in Las Vegas last month, I ran into Rachel Braunstein (@rkbraunstein), a Partner Marketing Manager and brand strategy expert at Microsoft, discussing her role in bringing a partner art installation to the event. That discussion was top...

MVPbuzzChat with Ben Weissman

#MVPbuzzChat with Ben Weissman

In the 32nd Episode of the #MVPbuzzChat interview series, I connected with new Data Platform MVP Ben Weissman (@bweissman), owner of Solisyon (www.solisyon.de) in Nuernberg, Germany. Ben has been working with SQL Server since SQL Server 6.5, mainly in the BI/Data Warehousing field. He is a MCSE in Data Management and...

#Loop365 - Yammer

#Loop365 Inaugural Episode – Yammer Update

In partnership with my good friend and fellow Utahn (Utah-ite?) Noah Sparks (@noahsparks), we have launched a new vlog series called Loop365 that will attempt to “keep you in the loop” on all-things Office 365 through detailed interviews with various members of the product and engineering teams at Microsoft. We...

Takeaways from Microsoft Inspire 2018

Feedback from the Channel on Microsoft Inspire 2018 (#MSInspire)

July is the month for Microsoft’s worldwide partner conference — Microsoft Inspire — which has moved to Las Vegas for the next several years. In past years, many product and partner program details were shared primarily through Inspire (formerly WPC), Ignite, Build, TechEd, and other regional events. We now see...

PnP SharePoint Starter Kit

SharePoint Starter Kit

What It Is: Announced during the SharePoint Conference North America (#SPC18) in Las Vegas in May, the Patterns and Practices (PnP) community has created the “SharePoint Starter Kit” — a package of web parts, components and documentation to help organizations more rapidly and successfully extend the out-of-the-box capabilities of the...

#MVPbuzzChat with David Pine

#MVPbuzzChat with David Pine

In the 27th Episode of the #MVPbuzzChat interview series, I connected with Visual Studio and Development Technologies MVP David Pine (@davidpine7), a Technical Evangelist at Centare, based in Pewaukee, Wisconsin. In this video, David and I dig into some of the latest developer news coming from Microsoft (and specifically, the...