Friday Five: DevOps, Mixed Reality, NodeServices And More

Ignite 2017: Innovations & Inspiration

Becky Benishek is a second-year Microsoft Office Servers & Services MVP in the United States. At the Crisis Prevention Institute, she drives engagement on two Yammer External Networks that provide professional learning opportunities to customers. She’s also a children’s book author, builds Lego structures, and has a working Commodore 64. Follow her on Twitter @bbenishek.

From The Visual Studio Mobile Center Blog: Mobile DevOps Retrospective

Greg Shackles is a Principal Engineer at Olo, based in New York City. He is a Xamarin MVP, Microsoft MVP and host of the Gone Mobile podcast. He is also the organizer of the NYC Mobile .NET Developers Group, author of Mobile Development with C#, and also a monthly columnist with Visual Studio Magazine. Follow him on Twitter @gshackles.

NodeServices: Where Javascript And .NET Meet Back On The Other Side

Rion Williams is a Senior Software Engineer at Bay Dynamics. He lives in Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA and is passionate about making the developer community a better place. He's frequently found answering questions on the ASP.NET Forums and Stack Overflow, writing blog posts, or contributing to a wide range of projects on GitHub. Follow him on Twitter @rionmonster.

DevOps Series: Building Dexterity Applications With Visual Studio Team Services

Mariano Gomez has been a Microsoft Business Solutions MVP for 10 years running and a Lead Software Engineer at Mekorma, Inc. He’s the vice chairman on the council board of the Association of Dynamics Professionals, and organization dedicated to building and delivering the certification process for Microsoft Dynamics GP and NAV professionals. He has also delivered numerous presentations at the former Microsoft Dynamics Convergence, the Microsoft Dynamics GP Technical Conference, reIMAGINE, and GP User Group (GPUG) Summit. Follow him on Twitter @dgpblogster.

Creating 3D Icons For Your Mixed Reality UWP App

Lance McCarthy has been a Windows Development MVP for 5 years and loves swimming in all pools of XAML. Recently, he has been playing with Fluent Design, creating Mixed Reality / Hololens content for the upcoming Fall Creators update. Follow him on Twitter @lancewmccarthy.