Speaking in San Diego this November

In November I’ll be speaking down in sunny (hopefully) San Diego! On November 6th I’ll be speaking to the San Diego .NET Developers Group and then later I’ll be the guest star at the .NET Rocks Visual Studio 2012 Launch Road Trip on November 27th. If you’re in the area, come on out! Here are… Read more

Easily Deploy Your LightSwitch Apps to Azure Websites in Minutes

As part of my demo preps for all the conferences I’ve spoken at recently I’ve been deploying my LightSwitch apps to Azure websites and I can honestly say that it is by far the easiest way to get a LightSwitch application up and running. Of course you can always manually set up your own server,… Read more

Eastern Canada Speaking Tour – Coming to a City Near You This Winter!

Starting in early December I’ll be on the road delivering Visual Studio LightSwitch training to cities in Eastern Canada & Vermont. Yes, that’s right, a small Italian woman from California travelling through Canada in the dead of winter – anyone want to sponsor a good jacket for me? ;-) The plan is to hit some… Read more

Trip Report–DevReach Bulgaria & Silicon Valley Code Camp

Last week I had the pleasure of speaking at DevReach in Sofia Bulgaria. I’ve spoken at DevReach before and it’s always a great conference organized by Telerik. What I like most about it is that there tends to be more women at this conference than I am used to seeing in the states — very… Read more

LightSwitch Community & Content Rollup–September 2012

Last year I started posting a rollup of interesting community happenings, content, samples and extensions popping up around Visual Studio LightSwitch. If you missed those rollups you can check them all out here: LightSwitch Community & Content Rollups. Visual Studio 2012 Launch Event In August, engineering was completed on Visual Studio 2012 and we released… Read more

Channel 9 Interview: What’s New with SharePoint Tools for Visual Studio 2012

If you haven’t heard, the new Office & SharePoint 2013 Developer Preview has a brand new development model that should make it a lot easier and flexible to build consumer and enterprise applications running within Office & SharePoint. So I’ve been sitting down with some teammates to learn what this is all about. In last… Read more