About three and a half years ago, we got the great idea with Mr. Jouni Heikniemi that it would be great to travel outside our usual circles and visit cities outside the capital area of Finland with a tour. We… Read More »For my Finnish audience: Azure Tour 2021 announced
Microsoft Ignite (Fall) 2021 is soon here! This time, the event takes place November 2-4 – and it’s an online event, just like previously. Oh, and it’s also free so register today. [ Update: The recording of our Microsoft Ignite… Read More »Tune in to our community-focused Microsoft Ignite Fall 2021 session on November 3!
This week, I delivered a virtual session for the European SharePoint, Office 365 & Azure Conference. This year, it’s an online event, and all sessions are pre-recorded and then delivered over Teams Live Events to attendees. Each session is scheduled… Read More »Lessons learned when creating a session for an online event using TechSmith Camtasia
A quick note that my session titled “GitHub for non-developers” is now viewable on Youtube: My bit starts around the 10 minute mark. Jussi RoineI work with Azure and frequently write about my experiences. I’m a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional,… Read More »My session from 365 Saturday titled “GitHub for non-developers” is now viewable on Youtube
It’s been a busy week, especially now that the summer holiday season is fast approaching, and plenty of things still on the table waiting to be completed. Beyond all the usual stuff, I’ve been busy lately with these five things:… Read More »Five things you need to know now
ESPC20 or the European SharePoint, Office 365 & Azure Conference session list has been updated and it now has 90+ sessions. I was the programme chair together with Donald Hessing, and in the team we had Jasper Oosterveld, Melanie Culver,… Read More »90+ sessions announced for the European SharePoint, Office 365 & Azure Conference
Next Wednesday, so that would be May 20 (I’m horrible with dates, so triple checking this twice), we have a Community Connection session during Microsoft Build 2020. You can register for our session here, and it will be a 90-minute… Read More »Connect with Microsoft Western Europe and your local dev community at Build 2020
Microsoft Teams was made available in public preview back in November 2016. Since then, the platform has matured and is used by millions daily. As part of Teams, people can schedule and organize meetings – with audio and video. I… Read More »Getting started with Microsoft Teams Live Events
On June 16, a new Microsoft event will take place and it’s called European Open Source Virtual Summit. You can register (for free!) here. The event will start at 9 am CET, and the content will be deep-dive sessions on… Read More »European Open Source Virtual Summit is June 16
Today, Microsoft announced a bunch of new Surface products: Surface Book 3 – 17.5 hours battery life, 13″ and 15″ models, newer 10th Gen Intel processors, faster SSDs, and up to 32 GB of RAM – starting from $1599 Surface… Read More »Thoughts on the new Microsoft Surface products – hello Surface Book 3, Surface Go 2, and others!
This year, Microsoft Build 2020 will be digital only. The registration has just opened late last week. Oh, and the event is free of charge. It takes place between May 19-20, and you’ll need to register in order to get… Read More »Microsoft Build 2020 (digital event) registration is now open
As in-person events have generally stopped happening since March, many in the community are now preparing for both digital-only events, and the more traditional in-person events later in 2020. I just received a few updates to these more prominent events,… Read More »Updated dates for major Microsoft-focused tech conferences in H2/2020
Last week I delivered a webinar together with Stephane Lapointe with support from ShareGate on Azure Policy essentials. The webinar walked through the essence of Azure governance, including Azure Policy, Azure Blueprints, Azure Managements Groups, and naming and tagging resources.… Read More »Azure Policy essentials: The webinar recording is now available
Part of my work at Microsoft is to support and sponsor community- and partner-driven events, and also our own events. We refer to these as 1st party events, and 3rd party events. How this works is that I focus largely… Read More »Events are becoming digital-only – and that’s generally a good thing!
In times like these, it’s important to think about how you can help the ones in immediate need within your community and at large. The obvious solution might be to volunteer to help out those in need with your time,… Read More »I’m supporting the Hack the Crisis virtual hackathon
A quick note that I’m happy to be a co-host for an upcoming webinar on Azure Governance – insights and reflections together with Stephane Lapointe from ShareGate. The webinar takes place Tuesday, March 31, at noon (EDT). You can sign… Read More »Upcoming webinar: Azure Governance – insights and reflections
While I’m being busy building my new home office setup, recording podcasts, working at Microsoft, studying at school and deciding which porridge to cook for the family in the morning, I’ve had some time to push forward a few interesting… Read More »A few quick updates – and everything is awesome!
As part of my work at Microsoft, I support and help local communities that revolve and evolve around technologies I have a passion for. This includes platforms such as Microsoft Azure, but also general topics such as serverless, AI and… Read More »Interesting events and meetups in Finland for January and February
We’re nearing the end of the decade, and it’s time for the last major event of the year – the European SharePoint, Office 365 & Azure Conference! This year it will be held in Prague, Czech Republic. I’ve worked during… Read More »See you next week at the European SharePoint, Office 365 & Azure Conference in Prague!
Microsoft Ignite 2019 has wrapped up, and everyone’s gone home. Including me. I was in Orlando, FL from late Saturday to late Friday, and landed back in Helsinki Saturday afternoon. I dislike jetlag, but I’m quite OK with it nowadays.… Read More »Back home from Ignite 2019!