Ranger Flash April 2015 - Gearing up to major events and the project rename



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


what’s boiling over … watch the space!

  • PowerShell desired state configuration (DSC) team handed over the guidance and four new resources (xOU, xXMLModified, xFilePermissions, xFileSystemPermissions for final validation and community release.



Kudos and custom champ t-shirts for Hosam, Josh, Mattias and Vladimir our Hosam does it again, and Josh, Mattias and Vladimir get their first champion t-shirt.

welcome our new associate rangers

The following Associate ALM Ranger who has joined us : Ajay Bhosle. 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 and as started in Ranger Flash – March 2015 ... lots of community gems we continue to mention some of the many nuggets:

news from ALM Rangers @ //build event

WP_20150501_12_11_10_Pro Donovan Brown and Wouter de Kort … together at the ALM booth Smile

Microsoft is universally everywhere; every device and development platform for every developer”, Jim Szubryt.

interesting reads




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