It's That Friday Five Feeling

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Guy Glantser is a SQL Server MVP. He is the leader of the Israeli PASS chapter, as well as the CEO of Madeira SQL Server Services. His career has been focused on SQL Server, and for the past 18 years he's performed various database roles - including on-site DBA, external consultant and instructor. Guy is involved in many activities in the SQL Server community. He occasionally speaks at community events, such as Tech-Ed, PASS Summit, SQL Rally, SQLBits and user groups around the world. He also co-hosts the SQL Server radio show.



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Azure SQL's New Trick–It makes suggestions

Amy Babinchak is the owner of three IT related businesses: Harbor Computer Services, Third Tier, and Sell My MSP, and has been working in small and medium business IT field for more than 20 years. All of the businesses are based in the USA, but Third Tier employees consultant and serve customers all over the world. Amy's a technical person with advanced skills in networking design, management and implementation. She values technology for what it does for people and the success it brings to business.

Follow her on Twitter @ababinchak



Cutting Edge - Message-Based Business Logic in Practice

Since 2003, Dino Esposito has been a voice for Microsoft Press, and the author of many popular books on ASP.NET and software architecture. For example, Dino authored “Architecting Applications for the Enterprise” with fellow MVP Andrea Saltarello in 2015, and “Modern Web Development” in 2016. He has the book “Programming ASP.NET Core” in the works for 2017. When not training, Dino serves as the CTO of Crionet—a fast growing firm that specializes in Web and mobile solutions for the world of professional sports.

Follow him on Twitter @despos


Luis Esteban

Your first webpart with Sharepoint Framework

Luis Valencia is an Office Server and Services MVP living in Medellin, Colombia. He's the CTO of Software Estrategico, and has nearly more than 15 years of experience using Microsoft technologies - and about 8 of those years have been in the Sharepoint world. Luis is an active person in the community, as he organizes meet ups on various topics including Sharepoint, Azure, and web stack technologies.


Follow him on Twitter @levalencia


Saad Mahmood

Channel 9 video: Adventuring Azure

Saad Mahmood is a 23 year-old software development engineer, with over half a decade of experience. His first IDE was Visual Studio, as he started his journey of software development with C#. Now a man known for his software delivery, Saad is skilled in  Windows Development, Xamarin, .NET, JAVA, Python and Microsoft Azure. He's been a Windows Development MVP since 2015.  


Follow him on Twitter @saadmeh