How to create Pin Authorization Normalization rule in Lync

I have got many requests on how to create Pin Authorization for specific users on lync to be able to dial international calls. Here’s a sample case scenario and print screen of the normalization rule that meets this case: - User has to type pin number before any dialed international number,  the pin number is … Continue reading How to create Pin Authorization Normalization rule in Lync

My Hello Azure Service Bus WCF Service–Step by step guide

This is the first post in a series to take you through my learning experience to using the Windows Azure service bus. The Service Bus is a concrete implementation of the service bus pattern designed to operate at Internet scope within highly-scalable Microsoft data centers as a constituent of the Windows Azure platform. The Service … Continue reading My Hello Azure Service Bus WCF Service–Step by step guide

Visual Round Trip Analyzer For SharePoint administrator

Visual Round Trip Analyzer (VRTA) is a tool that helps the SharePoint Administrator identify what is being downloaded at a web page level. One of the biggest complaints from users is the response time.   VRTA excels in showing the network round trip relationship between the client and the server. This is also critical to … Continue reading Visual Round Trip Analyzer For SharePoint administrator

TFS 2010 in Practice –Import Upgrade from 2005/2008

Introduction Hello again. In the first part we have done an introduction to TFS 2010 and installation according to dual-server topology. In this post, we will talk about migrating existing TFS databases into TFS 2010 platform. We shall start! Firstly, before we are getting into details of importing upgrade, I would like to mention other … Continue reading TFS 2010 in Practice –Import Upgrade from 2005/2008

Implementing a message pass-through WCF Behaviour (Router WCF service)

I recently came across a requirement to implement a Windows Communication Service that acts as a message router across several other WCF backend services. This router service main functionality is to encapsulate the backend services and also to add automatic request monitoring. This should not be hard I was thinking but there are couple of … Continue reading Implementing a message pass-through WCF Behaviour (Router WCF service)

Streamed XPath Extraction using hidden BizTalk class XPathReader

Usually when writing custom BizTalk pipeline components you find yourself wanting to extract specific values from the message passed using Xpath statements. You can do this either by XPathDocument or XDocument, but this solution would require loading the entire XML into memory and if the XML file is huge that can be not possible. Also … Continue reading Streamed XPath Extraction using hidden BizTalk class XPathReader

Installing and configuring a 4-server SharePoint farm–a successful order

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