Guy Barrette

Freelance developer and Azure MVP in Montreal, Canada

Free ebook: Introducing Microsoft Power BI

Microsoft Press has released a free 180 pages Power BI ebook titled Introducing Microsoft Power BI. The authors, Alberto Ferrari and Marco Russo, are also hard at work writing their next Power BI book titled Analyzing Data with Power BI and Power Pivot for Excel available later in 2016.

Visual Studio Talk Show: Visual Studio Team Services

Nous discutons avec Etienne Tremblay de Visual Studio Team Services, la version Cloud de Team Foundation Server. Etienne Tremblay a plus de 23 ans d’expérience en technologie des TI à titre de consultant, architecte de solution et spécialiste en gestion du cycle de vie de

Shawn Wildermuth's Hello World World Trip - Montreal

Shawn Wildermuth's Hello World World Trip is heading to Montreal on June 6, 2016 from noon 'til 3PM.  Shawn will record a podcast live with Montreal's rock star architect Mario Cardinal and then give a technical talk on building apps with ASP.NET Core 1.0.  Register for this free event her

Azure Mobile Service "this name is already in use"

Now here's a non intuitive error message...If A-you never used Azure Mobile Service before and B-you try creating a new Mobile Service, you'll get an error saying that the name your entering is already in use no matter how creative you are with the name. The reason why this is happening is that Mobi

MSDEVMTL - Farewell

I've been involved with the local user group for about 23 years.  It first started as a VB3 group, evolved to .NET then became a community of user groups (ASP.NET/.NET, Architecture, ALM, Data, Power BI and Azure) with 3 meetings per month and 3-4 Saturdays per year. It's now time for me to let