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Windows Virtual Desktop Insights

In today's webinar, Concurrency CTO Nathan Lasnoski hosted a discussion on Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) with Concurrency Technical Architect Brian Voelz. They discussed how WVD benefits organizations by supporting secure, scalable and efficient work whether end users are in-office or remote. Nathan and Brian walked through how you can leverage WVD to reduce physical desktop costs and increase efficiency by deploying virtual machines in minutes vs. days.

Stephanie Siewert by Stephanie Siewert

UX Heuristics, Cognitive Crutches & A Process for Simplifying Application UI

The world around us can be overwhelming most of the time, especially during global pandemics and with social turbulence occurring on a daily basis.

When we think about how our minds comprehend the vast amounts of information around us, one of the cognitive tools our minds use is pattern recognition.  We hear a lot about pattern recognition in Artificial intelligence, this is because programmers are attempting to mimic human mental cognition.

This so-called pattern recognition, from a User Experience and Psychological perspective is called Heuristics.  A Heuristic can be seen at play in almost all walks of human life.

Damon Sanchez by Damon Sanchez

Azure Function Published with Azure DevOps is missing .python_packages

I was publishing an Azure Function with Azure DevOps vs. deploying with VS Code and was finding the function was failing because the .python_packages folder was missing. Reviewing the build code the standard python package was populated with “pip install -r requirements.txt”, which was working on my local client to ensure the published environment included the necessary packages. […]

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Azure Function Published with Azure DevOps has Extra Folder at Root

I was deploying an Azure Function with Azure DevOps and was running into a problem where an extra folder was created at the root of the Files directory when deploying. It looked like this: I discovered that in the deployment file the root directory was being included in the deployed zip file and needed to […]

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

6 Transformations for Manufacturing for Change Agents

This isn’t an easy time to be in business. Frankly, I think it is one of the most challenging times in recent memory due to the uncertainty that exists in the economic climate. However, it is during uncertainty that real leaders transform markets and bring about instrumental change. This is the time when bold manufacturers […]

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Manufacturing Solutions Interview

I had a great conversation with Michael Walton, Microsoft lead for Manufacturing solutions. We talked about 6 different manufacturing solutions based on AI technologies that influence the way manufacturers can engage their customers, partners, and employees.

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Manufacturing IP Solutions

Today, Concurrency CTO Nathan Lasnoski hosted a Manufacturing IP Solutions webinar to showcase technology solutions proven to drive business outcomes for manufacturers. Nathan was joined by Microsoft Manufacturing Industry Executive Michael Walton, who discussed his perspective on each solution and how manufacturers can leverage them to optimize supply chains, improve forecast accuracy, increase customer engagement and more. 

Stephanie Siewert by Stephanie Siewert

Guest Access to Office Portal

One great feature of Administering multiple tenants in Office 365 is the Guest Access. The old days we would have to manage multiple accounts and various passwords. Here is the quick Start from Microsoft. https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/external-identities/b2b-quickstart-add-guest-users-portal On the receiving end it is as simple as clicking the link when the email arrives from the tenant. OnceContinue reading "Guest Access to Office Portal"

Brett Janzen by Brett Janzen