Flash August 2015 – Resuming adventures after a warm summer break



You can find the latest flight plan snapshot at aka.ms/vsarFlightPlan vsarFlightPlan




Bob Hardister has moved from active to honorary ALM Rangers. THANK YOU Bob, for all of your contributions and good times as an ALM Ranger and colleague. Here are a few pictures to stir some memories Smile


welcome our new rangers

The following new ALM Ranger have joined us : Shaun Mullis and Oleksandr Shamrai. Welcome and enjoy the adventure!

more community activity gems worth noticing

The ALM Rangers often engage and deliver value to the ALM community behind the scenes. Here are some of the many nuggets:

news from ALM Rangers

  • Abel Wang wins the champion, or in his case the SOS, Ninja Geek t-shirt for extraordinary effort and team support: image

interesting reads



tell us about your success stories!

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Overview About Publications Solutions Team

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Nuggets Brian Keller's VM Community Feed

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In a recent quiz Derek Keeler, David V. Corbin, Derrick Cawthon, Josh Garverick, Utkarsh Shigihalli, and Jesse Houwing correctly identified this close-up: Close-up-1 and won these stickers: radio-tfs-die-cut  vsar Donovan Brown protects his Channel9 mascots Smile XES605N9