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Sam Fernando

About Sam Fernando

Sam has over 10 years’ experience as a Microsoft Solutions Architect in the IT industry covering both private & public sectors. As a highly experienced Solutions Architect and a Technology Specialist, he has in-depth knowledge on the Microsoft technology stack including Office 365, Dynamics CRM, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Azure, .Net Framework, Dynamics CRM Add-ons like Unified Service Desk, AdxPortal, ClickDimensions & other related technologies. Sam is also highly conversant in Microsoft Sure Step, Continuous Integration, ALM and Microsoft best practices.
15 May, 2017
Sam Fernando

Saving Files from Dynamics CRM to Azure Storage Using Azure Logic Apps

By |May 15th, 2017|2 Comments

  One of the common problems Dynamics CRM Online customers face is storage, especially if you are not willing to pay extra for the storage, or you don’t have enough customers to qualify for free storage. [...]

7 February, 2017
Sam Fernando

XperiDo Load Balancing with On Premises edition

By |February 7th, 2017|0 Comments

XperiDo on-premises doesn’t offer a true load balanced environment (at the time of writing this article). The load balancing has to be configured in a different way due to the use of the H2 file [...]

27 January, 2017
Sam Fernando

XperiDo: Asynchronous Versus Synchronous Processing

By |January 27th, 2017|1 Comment

  With the recent versions, XperiDo moved to an Asynchronous processing mechanism for generating documents from their previous synchronous processing system to enhance system performance and to make the system more robust. Usually with the [...]

4 December, 2016
Sam Fernando

Microsoft AppSource

By |December 4th, 2016|0 Comments

  There’s hundreds of apps and solutions when it comes to Microsoft Dynamics suite of applications. It’s often hard to find the right application or ISV solution for your needs. Version incompatibilities, difficultly in arranging [...]

5 November, 2016
Sam Fernando

Power-Up Your Deployments Using PowerShell (Part 2)

By |November 5th, 2016|0 Comments

  I showed in my last blog the PowerShell library options available if you are considering continuous integration or rapid deployments for your Dynamics CRM and AdxPortal projects. I was recently tasked with writing some [...]

19 October, 2016
Sam Fernando

Power Up Your Deployments Using PowerShell – Part 1

By |October 19th, 2016|2 Comments

Often, Dynamics CRM deployments or incremental releases are done manually. Manually setting up the environment for the first time might be acceptable, but it’s rather excruciating and cumbersome when it comes to performing incremental deployments. [...]

4 September, 2016
Sam Fernando

Microsoft Cognitive Services – Introduction to Text Analytics Recognition (Part 3)

By |September 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Image source: Microsoft Cognitive Services, Text Analytics API In Part 2 of this blog series (Introduction to Face Recognition), we looked at how to invoke the Face API of the Microsoft Cognitive Services [...]

8 August, 2016
Sam Fernando

Microsoft Cognitive Services – Introduction to Face Recognition (Part 2)

By |August 8th, 2016|1 Comment

In Part 1 (Make Your Apps Smarter) of this blog series, we saw how the Microsoft Cognitive Services suite evolved, as well as the high level set of API which you can leverage on when building [...]

12 July, 2016
Sam Fernando

Microsoft Cognitive Services – Make Your Apps Smarter (Part 1)

By |July 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Have you ever wondered why you are asked for your post code or membership info in stores all the time during checkout? What if they could just identify you without all the hassle and gather [...]