CodeCapmOz April 4-5 – Speakers, Sessions, Social

CodeCampOz is fast approaching – (4-5 April in Wagga Wagga). Mitch has announced the speakers and sessions, and talked about the important social aspects of CodeCamp, in addition to the obvious technical benefits. Looks like another great CodeCamp! What are you waiting for? Sign up NOW!

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More Virtual .NET Goodness with the LiDNUG

Brian Madsen’s just pinged me to remind me about the next instalment of the Linked In .NET User Group. Following on from the last meeting, Stephen Fulcher will be talking about the ASP.Net Runtime: In this session, we will go through the key .NET application architectural scenarios and analyze (for each one) how to instrument…


Ramp yourself up with Ramp Up

I know, getting training budget is hard at the moment, but you really want to make yourself as employable as possible. Help is at hand (in fact, it’s only a mouse click away). There are, of course, a whole bunch of Virtual Labs you can do (for developers and for infrastructure people). There’s also a…

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Content when you need it – Great training kits available

I went to see the clever folk at Vivid Group yesterday. Being clever, they’ve already established an internal user group of sorts, but they’re often looking for compelling content to deliver. Fortunately, I was able to point them to some great resources. The various Visual Studio Training Kits provide content in the form of presentations,…

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New Visual Studio 2008 Virtual Labs

Back in June and July, I did a series of posts about the great Virtual Labs that are available for you to jump right into with no download and no configuration requirements. I posted about labs for: Business Intelligence Microsoft Search Solutions for the Enterprise Security SQL Server 2005 Upgrade VSTS2005 Soup to Nuts ASP.NET…

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Learning Online with Virtual Labs – ASP.NET Virtual Labs

Celebrate the new Financial Year with another great set of labs. ASP.NET Virtual Labs (from the MSDN Suite of Virtual Labs) With ASP.NET you create richer Web applications with fewer lines of code. These virtual labs teach you about the innovations that debuted with ASP.NET 1.x and introduces you to the major improvements introduced with ASP.NET…

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Learning Online with Virtual Labs – Microsoft Visual Studio Team System Virtual Labs

Today, Microsoft Visual Studio Team System Virtual Labs (from the MSDN Suite of Virtual Labs) What’s new in Visual Studio Team SystemVirtual Lab Express is the fastest and easiest way to test drive Microsoft products and the Virtual Lab environment. These are 30-minute hands-on overviews of some of your favorite Microsoft products and developer tools. Try…

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TechEd Day 0 – ASP.NET Ajax Pre-Conference Session

On Sunday, I attended Jeff Prosise’s ASP.NET Ajax pre-conference session. I love watching people like Jeff present. Even in the introductory bits, his depth of knowledge burbles up to the surface. (BTW, I said the same thing about Dan Green and Joel Pobar’s sessions at CodeCampOz this year). <aside type=”rant” subject=”power”> What is it about big conference…

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Slide decks from the Hong Kong Roadmap and Futures Event

I’ve just spent a couple of days in Hong Kong culminating in 3 presentations to VFP and VB6 developers about strategies for moving their applications forward to take advantage of the platform. The three decks are attached. I posted some of the sample code I presented in a previous post. In the afternoon I was…

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ReMix Australia Registrations Now Open

I’ve had a couple of questions in response to my ReMix post about when registration will open. Frank’s just announced it. Register here. [update – tags just for Nick: auremix07 mix07]

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