The Friday Five: These Blog Are Worth Talking About
Mike Nelson's career in information technology spans over two decades, involving a vast array of technologies and solutions. He's passionate about cutting edge technology, solutions, and knowledge sharing. Mike's been awarded the Microsoft MVP Award for Cloud and Datacenter Management, the Microsoft Azure Advisor, the Citrix Technology Professional, and as a VMware vExpert and VMware User Group Leader. He's have spoken globally at conferences, corporations, and at various user groups. And in his spare time, he's a gadget person who loves IoT, and spending as much time as possible with my family. Follow him on Twitter @nelmedia.
Florent Appointaire is Microsoft Engineer with 4 years of experience, specialized in Cloud Technologies. He is a Cloud and Datacenter Management MVP. He is MCSE Private Cloud and Hyper-V certified. His favorite products are SCVMM, SCOM, Windows Azure pack/Azure Stack and Windows Azure. He's based in Belgium. Follow him on Twitter @florent_app.
Maximo Trinidad is an App Developer working for a Auto Repair Service Company in Florida. He is a native of Puerto Rico and has been working with computers since 1979. He has worked with Dbase III/IV, Clipper, RPG, OS/400, OCL/JCL, HTML and most current MS development technologies. Maximo has years of experience as a Senior IT Developer, and providing support for MS Windows Servers, SQL applications, Virtualization, and building Visual Studio solutions. In 2009, he founded the Florida PowerShell User Group website to provide useful information about this new .NET scripting technology. Follow him on Twitter @MaxTrinidad.
Sonja Madsen has a background in software and concept design and development, back-end development, front-end development, usability, and branding. She's been working on SharePoint and Office 365 intranet, website, and add-in projects since 2004. She has over the years made many SharePoint intranets, websites, web parts, and add-ins, received awards, and has been fortunate to be part of Microsoft's RDP / TAP program. She owns SONJASAPPS, the 2015 Office App Awards winner for "Best International Developer" with over 30 add-ins in the Microsoft SharePoint App Store. Follow her on Twitter at @sonjamadsen.
Scott Hamilton has specialized in SCM/ERP information systems for manufacturing and distribution for three decades, and consulted globally with several hundred companies. His publications include multiple books about SCM using Dynamics AX as well as two textbooks about SCM/ERP. His regular column “The AX Solution Architect” is published in MSDynamicsWorld.com. Scott has been a frequent speaker at Microsoft and AXUG conferences around the world. He has a doctorate in information systems specializing in manufacturing and taught SCM/ERP as an MBA professor at several leading universities. He currently consults with manufacturing firms on ERP/SCM issues.