Introducing Visual Studio Tools for Azure IoT Edge

Today we are pleased to announce a preview of Azure IoT Edge tools for Visual Studio 2017. Azure IoT Edge is a fully managed service that delivers cloud intelligence locally by deploying and running artificial intelligence (AI), Azure services, and custom logic directly on cross-platform IoT devices. This preview offers the ability to create Azure…


Microsoft .NET Conference – Virtual developer event

Microsoft .NET Conf is a free, 3 day virtual developer event co-organized by the .NET community and Microsoft. It just finished last week, September 12 – 14, 2018. Learn more at www.dotnetconf.net Over the course of the three days we had a wide selection of live sessions that feature speakers from the community and .NET product teams. These…


Testing regulation storms with the good ship BDD specflow

Behavioral Driven Development is becoming more critical as the expectations for software quality and fit for purpose are increasingly regulated by State, Federal and International entities.  I was introduced to SpecFlow while working with customers who need to meet SOX compliance, remain highly agile and prove that they have automated tests enforcing the compliance.  This…


Docker recipes available for Visual Studio Build Tools

Because Docker container images for Visual Studio Build Tools are very large, we have created a repository of “recipes”. These are dockerfiles and, when necessary, supporting scripts are purpose-built for solution types that require certain workloads and even other tools like package managers. I encourage developers and DevOps to take a look and even contribute…


How to Convince Your Management to Upgrade to Visual Studio 2017 for C# and C++ Developers

Have you tried Visual Studio 2017 at home and want to use it at work? Here are eight reasons to upgrade today that you can share with your management: Faster Than Ever Efficient Code Navigation Refactorings and Quick Actions Additions to Core Editor Functionality Debugging Improvements New and Refreshed Unit Testing Experience Code Style Configuration…


How to Convince Your Management to Upgrade to Visual Studio 2017 for C# and C++ Developers

Have you tried Visual Studio 2017 at home and want to use it at work? Here are eight reasons to upgrade today that you can share with your management: Faster Than Ever Efficient Code Navigation Refactorings and Quick Actions Additions to Core Editor Functionality Debugging Improvements New and Refreshed Unit Testing Experience Code Style Configuration…


Azure Service Fabric Mesh tools now available for Visual Studio 2017

Azure Service Fabric is a market-tested distributed systems platform for running scalable and reliable applications on microservices and containers. Up until now, Service Fabric required you to create and manage the clusters and their nodes using virtual machine scale sets. With today’s announcement of Azure Service Fabric Mesh, you’ll be able to use Service Fabric…


Microsoft pro vývojářské firmy a Startupy

Společnost Microsoft vždy nabízela a stále nabízí pro registrované vývojářské společnosti výhody. Historicky byly výhody získávány v rámci partnerského programu Microsoft Partner Network. Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) = výhody a licence pro partnery Microsoft Partner Network Program (MPN) je partnerský program pro všechny IT společnosti, prodejce, konzultanty, pro vývojářské společnosti atd. Má, a historicky vždy měl, tři…


Announcing the public preview of Azure Dev Spaces

Today, we are excited to announce the public preview of Azure Dev Spaces, a cloud-native development experience for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), where you can work on your applications while always staying connected with the cloud and your team. Over the last year, we have spoken to many developers working in different languages and platforms…