Microsoft MVP Global Summit 2018 Experience!

The Microsoft 25th Global MVP Summit 2018 just got over last week but the excitement is still fresh and that was just AWESOME ! This exclusive multi-day event was hosted at Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, Washington and featured a large catalog of in-depth technical discussions and feedback sessions combined with networking opportunities among fellow MVPs …

[Issue Solved!] Oracle JRE Required Operation Failed in Installing SQL Server 2016 CTP

I was installing SQL Server 2016 CTP on a VM, and on the Feature Rules page of SQL Server setup, I found the following rule failed. Rule “Oracle JRE 7 Update 51 (64-Bit) or higher is required” failed. This computer does not have the Oracle Java SE Runtime Environment Version 7 Update 51 (64-bit) or …

Azure Latency Test with AzureSpeed.com

There’s a cool speed test tool for Azure at http://azurespeed.com which allows you to test network latencies and speed to Azure data centers from different countries and locations.  Along with finding the closest Datacenter near your location, it tests the storage latency to Azure as well as upload and download speeds.  This is a third …

Step-By-Step: Creating a Virtual Machine in Azure

Azure Virtual Machines gives you the flexibility of virtualization for a wide range of computing solutions—development and testing, running applications, and extending your datacenter. It’s the freedom of open-source software configured the way you need it. It’s as if it was another rack in your datacenter, giving you the power to deploy an application in …

Interns at MIC Nepal Visit Government Owned Data Center

This month, a 20-member delegation of IT Pro and Developer interns from Microsoft Innovation Center Nepal visited Government Integrated Data Center (GIDC), the government owned only Data Center located inside Singhadurbar in Kathmandu. During the trip, interns were able to learn about major roles & responsibilities of the national data center, about how the data …

Configuring a TechnetNepal.net blog in Windows Live Writer

Windows Live Writer is a powerful tool when it comes to blogging. You can add photos and videos, format everything just so, and publish to most blogging services. So, obviously, this is a great companion for bloggers. It’s actually one among suites of applications within Windows Essentials. Windows Essentials also includes: Mail, Family Safety, Messenger …

Dev/Tech Day in Kathmandu unites IT Pros & Developers!

This year, on Sept 20, 2014 Microsoft Innovation Center Nepal together with WinServer Community and AspNet Community organized Dev/Tech Day 2014, a full day event in Kathmandu. 100+ IT Pros & Developers from various technical background joined the event. Dev/Tech is Nepal’s premier technology conference for IT Professionals, Developers & Technology Enthusiasts and provides opportunities …

IT professionals and developers convening at Dev/Tech Day 2014

Dev/Tech 2014 is a technical education and networking event for any technology professional or a software developer interested in learning, connecting and exploring a broad set of current and soon-to-be-released Microsoft technologies, tools, platforms and services. The main objective of this program, Dev/Tech 2014 is to disseminate technology knowledge of IT professionals and Enterprise developers …