My interview with Paula Januszkiewicz (TechDays 2012)

I’m a Directory Services MVP. Have been for the last three years, too. This expertise is part of the Identity and Access area together with the ForeFront, ForeFront Identity Manager (FIM) and Enterprise Security MVPs. These latter guys and girl are really great. One of my favorite Enterprise Security MVPs is Paula Januszkiewicz. I’ve had … Continue reading "My interview with Paula Januszkiewicz (TechDays 2012)"

Host-Based Backup and Restore of Virtual Domain Controllers Whitepaper

I’ve seen a couple of vendors release backup products, specifically targeted at Hyper-V. Some solutions utilize the Hyper-V Volume Shadow Service (VSS) writer to make backups. The big question, however, is whether this type of backup is of any use to backup Domain Controllers for disaster recovery. Over the years, we’ve seen a lot of … Continue reading "Host-Based Backup and Restore of Virtual Domain Controllers Whitepaper"

Re-Awarded for the third Time – MVP Directory Services

Just like Jorge (who has been re-awarded for this 6th time), I received a message from our MVP lead  on New Year’s Day: Congratulations 2011 Microsoft MVP! Dear Sander Berkouwer, Congratulations! We are pleased to present you with the 2011 Microsoft® MVP Award! This award is given to exceptional technical community leaders who actively share … Continue reading "Re-Awarded for the third Time – MVP Directory Services"

Interviewed at Tech·Ed Europe for TechNet

While I was at Tech·Ed Europe, last month, I ran into Philip Weitnauer, who was shooting interviews for TechNet Edge. He asked me a couple of questions on TechNet, namely the TechNet Forums, TechNet TechCenters, TechNet Edge and the TechNet Wiki. Philip posted the (edited) video on TechNet Edge, earlier this week. Sander Berkouwer–TechNet Edge, … Continue reading "Interviewed at Tech·Ed Europe for TechNet"

Talking about AD Federation Services at NGN Live TV

On Wednesday November 17 2010, I’ll be the guest at the weekly Dutch Networking User Group (Netwerk Gebruikersgroep Nederland, NGN) Live TV show. This weekly 30-minute show is broadcasted directly on Livestream on Wednesdays between 4 PM and 4:30 PM. Melle Gloerich will be interviewing me in our native tongues (Dutch). I’ll be talking about … Continue reading "Talking about AD Federation Services at NGN Live TV"