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Sergio Govoni

5 eBooks on Data Science and Analysis!

Sergio Govoni has been a software developer for almost 20 years. He received a Computer Science degree from Italy State University in 2000. He’s since worked at Centro Software, which produces an international multi-company ERP on the Windows platform. At Centro Software, Sergio currently serves as Technical Lead and manages the architecture and mission-critical technical details on team projects. Based in Bologna, Italy, Sergio has been a Microsoft Data Platform MVP (SQL Server category) since 2010. Follow him on Twitter @segovoni.




seanMicrosoft Upsends Traditional Password Recommendations With Significant New Guidance 

Sean Deuby is a solutions architect for Edgile, Inc., where he focuses on Active Directory and EM+S hybrid identity solutions. Before joining Edgile, Sean was technical director at Windows IT Pro, where he has over 400 published articles. Previously, Sean spent 10 years at Intel where he was a leader of the IT directory services team, and one of the original architects of the company’s corporate Active Directory. He has been a Microsoft MVP for 13 years. Follow him on Twitter @shorinsean.



screen-shot-2016-11-17-at-12-56-18-pmCreating a Readonly Textarea by Extending Asp.Net Core Input Tag Helper

Shyju Krishnankutty is a curious developer from the Greater Detroit Area who loves to experiment with various technologies. While a great fan of the dot net eco system, he doesn't stop himself from playing with other languages or frameworks. His latest adventure included building a native IOS app from scratch. He has a big presence in online communities and forums, helping and mentoring other developers - he believes it is the best way to pay it forward. A huge fan of minimalistic design and firm believer in the motto, “use it when you absolutely need it," Shyju fulfills his product design cravings by shipping cool new features to the the open source project management software “TeamBins.” He occasionally blogs at Follow him on Twitter @kshyju.



Introducing Microsoft Power BI

Manpreet Singh is a SharePoint Consultant based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He's a Microsoft MVP for Office 365 Servers, and well as a C# Corner MVP. He's worked on 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 and Office 365 versions of SharePoint. Manpreet is experienced in all aspects of SharePoint activities - such as migration, documentation and enhancements. He's also been a developer, team lead, and consultant on the development of app projects.




sathish-veerapandianLoad Balancing Edge Services Over Internet for Skype for Business

Sathish Veerapandian is an IT consultant. He's worked with Exchange Servers (2000, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013, and 2016) Lync (2010 and 2013) Skype for Business, Office 365, enterprise file share solutions, among many others. He's led a number of deployment projects, especially in large scale environments. He spends most of his free time writing blog posts, building up labs, and helping out people in technical communities. He is the publisher at, which writes about the latest cutting edge technology in Microsoft Exchange, Lync and mobility solutions. Follow him on Twitter @sathish_veeras7.