Architect and Develop Search-Enabled Enterprise Applications

I have to admit that I fell in love with Enterprise Search… Finding stuff within an Enterprise is a very challenging task that differs in many ways from searching html or pdf on the web. Some of the questions I started to ask myself were: What is the impact of Enterprise Search for a Solution Architect? What does it take…

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The Iron Architect is back…

Simon just announced this year’s Iron Architect problem! I’m already looking forward to see some inspiring solutions…

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We just got a superstitious rebate

Last week, I was speaking at the Developer Summit in Stockholm. It was after the speaker dinner when we (Erik, Dan, Patrick, Niclas and others) were heading to a bar for a couple of drinks. Patrick was in the process of paying when he suddenly started to laugh out loud. It was then when he realized…

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TechEd Europe, I’m coming…

  After Tech·Ed Israel and Tech·Ed US, Europe will be my third TechEd this year and I’m really looking forward to it! Being part of the content team, I’m especially proud about the great speaker line-up and the quality content. Everyone involved in events like this knows how much energy and passion is required to…

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My Tuesday at JAOO

What a day it was. I was surfing on a great wave while attending sessions about DSL, AJAX and Agile Development. I started the day with Markus excellent session on DSL best practices. Beside many other things, he emphasized on building your own metamodel, which represents the formal definition of the domain being described. Hey…

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http://tempuri.org needs to be updated soon…

I’m really looking forward to see the following lines on http://tempuri.org:    [ServiceContract(Namespace = http://microsoft.com/webservices/“)]public interface IMyWebService{}

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Finally an msdn site on SaaS

Go to http://msdn.microsoft.com/architecture/saas/ to get more information on SaaS.

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Speaker Idol – Are you the Next Speaker Star?

I’m super excited about the “Tech·Ed Europe: Developers” Speaker Idol contest. I believe this is a great opportunity to become an invited speaker at Europe’s largest IT event! If you’re a great presenter as well as a subject matter expert, you should definitely consider to participate in our “Speaker Idol” contest. I thoroughly  believe this is a…

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Service-Oriented Modeling for Connected Systems – Part 1

Due my intense travel I completely forgot to blog that the first part of Arvindra and my paper on “Service-Oriented Modeling” got published on the Architecture Journal… In this paper we introduce a three part model that helps you to map business capabilities to service oriented implementation artifacts by using a so called service model….

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From Batman to Service BAT

I’m really happy to announce that the Service BAT workspace went public yesterday! What started as project Batman resulted into a full blown effort called Service BAT! Edward Bakker wrote a great blog entry about this new guidance and tooling experience for the service development domain!   Thank you guys @ p&p! I really like…

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