European Collaboration Summit 2019

Last week they did it again! Adis Jugo, Matthias Einig and Spence Harbar organized one of the big community events called European Collaboration Summit or #CollabSummit for short. This community driven conference has grown to a crowd of 2.000 people! My second year in a row I'm joining and I can say I'm a fan.... Continue Reading →


May 2019 release SharePoint Client Browser

Again a new release of the SharePoint Client Browser community tool! This set of new releases covers all 4 products. Some general features are pushed into all 4 products, other specific updates only apply to a specific product due to the target platform. General feature updates: Added support for the new Microsoft Edge browser build... Continue Reading →

Microsoft Edge on Chromium, InPrivate mode command line

The new Microsoft Edge browser based on Chromium is coming close to releasing. Recently the preview builds are published ( I'm running the Dev channel myself and it workes great! Pretty fast browsing experience and stable builds. Start Microsoft Edge in private mode: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Edge Dev\Application\ msedge.exe -inprivate I wanted to support this browser in my... Continue Reading →

Power Platform Summit 2019

Wrapping up the Power Platform Summit 2019, first time I joined this interesting conference. It's more 3 conferences in 1 big conference. At the same time the organizers have the Power Platform Summit Europe, User Group Summit Europe and eXtreme365 Amsterdam. This brings a wide variety of people to the conference ranging from business, developers... Continue Reading →

Microsoft Ignite | The Tour Amsterdam

Microsoft Ignite, Microsoft's big conference in the US for IT Implementer, IT Decision Maker, Data Professional, and Enterprise Developer is only once per year and not everybody gets the change to attend. That's why Microsoft brings you this free Microsoft Ignite | The Tour conference. The conference travels around the world and this week 2 full days (March 20-21)... Continue Reading →

MVP Award for Office Apps & Services

It almost unreal to read this "Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals, or MVPs, are technology experts who passionately share their knowledge with the community. They are always on the "bleeding edge" and have an unstoppable urge to get their hands on new, exciting technologies." and see myself as one of them. Since the start of this... Continue Reading →

European Collaboration Summit 2018

Today is the first day of the European Collaboration Summit (#CollabSummit) in Mainz, Germany. The event is sold out and is hosting 1.500 delegates. I was honored to present two sessions. Find the slide decks below, if you have any questions please reach out via comments or @bramdejager.

Podcasts to keep track of

To keep myself up-to-speed with the fast moving world of IT, I listen to different podcasts while driving. The Podcasts collection of the Music hub in Windows Phone automatically downloads the latest audio/video files for offline access. If your using a Dutch Microsoft Account, and many other localized accounts, the Podcasts collection is not available... Continue Reading →

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