Application Insights Preview

Yesterday, Brian Harry and the Visual Studio team announced the availability of Visual Studio Online and with it two cool new projects – Monaco and Application Insights.  I am working on the Application Insights project and am excited about sharing ideas and experiences now that we are in limited public preview.  Keep an eye on Brian’s blog…


Why Use Yammer?

Yammer is actually pretty cool. I have started to use it today. It is kind of like Facebook for an enterprise.  It is an interesting fusion of email, feeds, groups, sharepoint – get the real product overview here. So, why use it?  Because if you start to use it as a group or team, it can…


Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Microsoft is continuing to build up the capability in Dynamics CRM.  While you hear a lot about Sale Force, there is actually a lot going on in Dynamics. They just acquired a marketing optimization company with a lot of financials and analytical capability.   http://www.marketingpilot.com/news/marketingpilot_release_msft.shtml Looks very interesting… can’t wait to see what is next.