Guy Barrette

Freelance developer and Azure MVP in Montreal, Canada

Visual Studio 2017 "What's New" Poster

Microsoft has published a giant poster listing the new features in Visual Studio 2017.  It's pretty cool and informative, I just wonder how many pages does it take to print this thing. Learn more and download the PDF version here.  Prefer a PNG? Here it is!
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Real Time Power BI Dashboards Slide Deck

Here's the deck for the "Real Time Power BI Dashboards" presentation I did at the Montreal Power BI & Excel user group on March 15, 2017. Montreal PowerBI User Group - Realtime Power BI Dashboards—Guy Barrette
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Visual Studio Talk Show - Les données et Azure

Nous discutons  avec Alexandre Brisebois et François Boucher de stratégies de gestion des données dans Azure.  Données structurées de type relationnelles ou données non structurées comme des documents ou du JSON, nous démystifions les
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Azure service limits, quotas and constraints

Microsoft has finally made it easy to locate the Azure services limits, quotas and constraints.  They are all listed on the same page.  Now that's one page to bookmark!   Here are the services listed: Active Directory API Management App Service Application Gateway Application In
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Visual Studio Talk Show - Microsoft Dynamics 365

Nous discutons avec Salim Adamon de la plateforme Microsoft Dynamics 365, de ses modules et des améliorations par rapport au Dynamics qu'on a connu il y a quelques années. Salim est un entrepreneur, consultant en technologies de l’information avec un intérêt particul
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UWP Community Toolkit 1.3

Right on the heels of the Windows Developers Day announcements, Microsoft released version 1.3 of the UWP Community Toolkit.  The toolkit is a series of open source controls and helpers for UWP developers.
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Azure IP Advantage

Microsoft announced to day an initiative called Azure IP Advantage to reduce risks against intellectual property (IP) in the cloud. [youtube:UTFa9o13qhc] [youtube:qRQqYn1mmG8]
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Learning Angular at Angular Academy

  I've been invited by Laurent Duveau to attend one of his Angular Academy 2-day training session on Angular.  Here are my honest impressions... I had a little bit of catch up to do regarding JavaScript presentation frameworks.  I did use Knockout on some projects but for the las
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