This is episode 56 recorded on July 12th 2018 where John & Jason talk about Microsoft Research Open Data, Developer & Gateway news, Power BI Desktop vs Service, and MVP renewals.
Jason & John got renewed as Office Servers & Services MVP! John is now a double MVP in Data Platform for Power BI. Then Microsoft changed the categories again and they are Office Apps & Services MVPs now… either way, we are BACK!
MSR Open Data
Power BI Desktop vs Power BI Service
Power BI Developer community June update
On-premises data gateway June update is now available
Power BI Workspace Collections is being deprecated – was supposed to happen June 30… get out now!!!! Get on Power BI Embedded
End of Microsoft Fiscal, 4th of July, O’Canada Day, and the looming Business Application Summit all lead to slow news time.
Business Applications Summit 7/22-7/24 – https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/businessapplicationssummit
SPSNYC 7/28 – http://www.spsevents.org/city/nyc
SPFest Seattle 8/20-8/24 – https://sharepointfest.com/Seattle/
SPTechCon 8/26-8/29 – http://www.sptechcon.com/
Microsoft Ignite 9/24-9/28 – https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/ignite
European SharePoint Conference 11/26-11/29 – https://www.sharepointeurope.com/
This is episode 43 recorded on March 8th 2018… where John & Jason talk to Charles Sterling who runs the MVP Program for the PowerApps, Flow, and Power BI about his experience working at Microsoft, his view of the Power BI Community in the larger Power*s world, and non-NDA stuff about MVP Summit.
Who is Chuck Sterling?
Charles Sterling joined Microsoft from being a marine biologist working for United States National Marine Fisheries doing marine mammal research on the Bering Sea. He started out at Microsoft supporting Excel and moved through a couple of support teams to being an escalation engineer for Microsoft SQL Server. Taking his love for customers (and diving), Chuck moved to Australia as a product manager and developer evangelist for the .NET Framework. In 2008 he moved back to Redmond as the Visual Studio community program manager and just recently moved to the Power BI team to continue his community passion and looking after the Power BI influencers and MVPs.
- Chuck on Twitter
- Power BI Support
- Power BI User Voice
- Nominate an MVP!
- Find your User Groups
- EdX Course
- Power*s Community Programs