September '22 Newsletter

Take a look below for this month's newsletter!
September 29, 2022
In the September newsletter you will find:

⚡ ReConnect Program launch coming soon...

⚡ Did someone say new Web Dev group??

⚡ Followed Topics update and new Contribute page!

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🌟 Monthly Member Spotlights  

These are our members of the month! They have been nominated by their peers and the EE community leader teams simply for being a great fellow community member.

Chris Hippensteel

Chris has been nominated by the EE Community Team for the member spotlight for his partnership with EE on the pilot program, ReConnect! Chris attended Black Hat in Las Vegas as an incredible representative of the EE community and has helped develop the ReConnect program which is coming soon! Check out his recap video of his Black Hat experience here.


CEHJ was nominated by their peers because they have become the top contributor in the Java community! CEHJ has been an EE member since 1997 and has helped thousands of members learn and troubleshoot in Java and many other topics. Congratulations!

Want to nominate an EE member for next month's spotlight?

Nominate them here!

Kasey's Corner

All things community updates!

ReConnect Launch...Coming Soon! 

We will be launching our new ReConnect program in November! This program is designed to bring our online community to life in new ways. Be on the lookout for more information coming soon. Want a sneak peek? Check out Chris Hippensteel's recap video here →

Calling All Web Dev Members!

Are you a developer looking to connect with other members in Web Dev? Join the new group led by some of our community leaders where they have high level and open ended conversations about all things Web Dev. Join here ->

Launch Party Recap

Did you miss the Navigation Update Launch Party? Watch the video here →

Send Your Friends an EE Guest Pass

Introduce your friends and colleagues to your EE community by sending them an EE Guest Pass! Learn more and send Guest Passes here →

Nominate MVE's for the '22 Expert Awards

Don't forget to nominate members who you think are deserving of Most Valuable Expert! Nominate members here →

🗣️ Join the Conversations

Chime in on these community discussions!

Just for Fun: What's something new in your life that you're excited about?

We love getting to know each other on a more personal level :) Let us know what's new in your life! Something you've recently started that you're enjoying? Join the conversation here->

Resources for Web Development

Are you a Developer who is looking for some advice on the best resources to use in Web Dev? Join the group and then jump into the discussion here ->

Biggest Technology Mistakes?

Join Jeff Dake as he opens up conversation for the community about the lessons you have learned through the mistakes you've made in your career.

Join the conversation here →

📝 Community Articles

Check out popular member articles including Community Picks!


VMware Explore 2022 Recap

Rodney Barnhardt


Mail Authentication - SPF, DKIM, DMARC

Julian Matz


Records vs Struct Records in C#

Munib Butt


External DNS Lookups in Exchange Servers


💻  Platform Updates

Stay up to date with improvements to the EE platform.

COMING SOON: Followed Topics Update and New Contribute Page

We are very excited to introduce a new "Contribute" page that will make it easy for all members to find questions you can participate in and help others! You will be able to follow topics that you're interested in and indicate how you would like to be notified of new questions in those topics! Drop us a comment with any questions here on this post ->

Have you checked out the Navigation Update?
The Navigation Update went live on the platform on August 3rd. It was designed to make it easier for you to connect with other members, and find content you're interested in. Check out this blog to learn more about why we are making these updates to the platform and what this means for you. → 


Check out all podcast episodes here →

Break The Script

Ep. 4

AlloHire's first hire and Hudson's longtime teammate, Jaxon McClure (aka "The Real Recruiter"), understands the weight that human interaction carries. Maybe it's a zoom call instead of voice, going into the office more frequently, or going out to lunch with your team. Jaxon and Hudson discuss the attributes of a good recruiter AND best practices when you get a recruiter in your inbox.

Listen to this episode →

Black Hat

Ep. 55


This episode of Conversations with Tech Experts features Christopher Hippensteel, Network and System Administrator at New Resources Companies He joins Experts Exchange CEO Randy Redberg and Director of Operations Thomas Bernal to discuss his experiences at Black Hat in Las Vegas as part of a new EE pilot program. He also breaks down why connecting face-to-face with people is incredibly important for the learning process.

Listen to this episode →

The Case For Connecting In Person

Ep. 54


This episode of Conversations with Tech Experts features Robert Derman, Application Manager at Paramount. He joins Experts Exchange CEO Randy Redberg and Director of Operations Thomas Bernal to discuss the benefit of surrounding yourself with like-minded professionals both virtually and in person.

Listen to this episode →

💌 Member Testimonials

'A brilliant piece of work. I am really grateful for the time you spent fixing this for me. It will save me and my colleagues an inordinate amount of time doing this manually.'

- Andrew Macfarlane for Flyster

'Byundt went above finding a solution to finding a solution that fit nicely with my current setup, so I wouldn't have to make a lot of changes.'

- David Bigalow for Byundt 

🏅Member Certifications


Dr. Klahn in Windows OS

Seth Simmons in Azure



Thomas Zucker-Scharff in Anti-Virus Apps, Ransomware, Security, Vulnerabilities

Tomas Helgi Johannsson in Databases