Friday Five: Azure SQL Database, Microsoft Teams,
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Automating Azure SQL Database maintenance tasks (1° part)

Since 1999 Sergio Govoni has been a software developer; in 2000 he got a degree in Computer Science at "Università degli Studi" in Ferrara (Italy). He has worked for over 19 years in Centro Software, a software house that produces the best ERP for manufacturing companies that are export oriented. Now, he manages the Development Product Team and he is constantly involved on several team projects, where he focuses his attention on the architecture and the mission-critical technical details. For the provided help to technical communities and for sharing his own experience, since 2010 he has received the Microsoft Data Platform MVP award. During 2011 he contributed to write the book SQL Server MVP Deep Dives Volume 2 ( Follow him on Twitter or read his blogs in Italian and English.




Steven Renders is a trainer/consultant with skills spanning business and technical domains, with more than 20 years of experience. He provides training and consultancy focused on Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and Power BI. Steven is a Partner at, based in Belgium. Plataan is a leading off- and online learning company. Plataan helps organizations and individuals excel through learning and training programs. On January 1st, 2016, Steven received his first Microsoft® MVP Award. Follow him on Twitter @srenders.


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5 things every end user should know about Microsoft Teams

Karoliina Kettukari is a user adoption expert guiding organizations through digital transformation. She works as a senior consultant in Finland. Karoliina helps companies to develop modern teamwork and enhance internal communications with Teams and other Office 365 tools. Karoliina wants to enable and empower organizations to lead the change from within. She works closely with the C-level and engages and inspires the manager. Follow her on Twitter @kettukari.




Blazor: Learning Cross-Platform Mobile development using Mobile Bindings

Syed Shanu is a Microsoft MVP, a two-time C# MVP and two-time Code project MVP. Syed is also an author, blogger and speaker. He's from Madurai, India, and works as Technical Lead in South Korea. With more than 10 Years of experience with Microsoft technologies, Syed is an active person in the community and always happy to share his knowledge on topics related to ASP.NET , MVC, ASP.NET Core, Web API, SQL Server, UWP, Azure, among others. He has written more than 70 articles with on various technologies. He's also a several-time TechNet Guru Gold Winner. You can see his contributions to MSDN and TechNet Wiki here . Follow him on Twitter @syedshanu3.   



Create a Teams Private Channel using Graph API and Power Automate (Flow)

Vesa Nopanen is a Principal Consultant in Office 365 and Modern Work, and is passionate about Microsoft Teams. He enjoys helping and coaching customers to find benefits and value when adopting new tools, methods, ways of working and practices for a daily work-life equation. He focuses especially on Microsoft Teams and how it can change how organizations work. He lives in Turku, Finland. Follow him on Twitter @vesanopanen.


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