Visual Studio 2010 & .NET 4.0 Training Kit available for download

So, it’s been released an updated version of the Visual Studio 2010 & .NET 4.0 Training Kit, compatible with the new VS.2010 BETA2. Here is the URL:


My new Architecture Journal Article!!: “Model-Driven-SOA with ‘OSLO’”

Cool!. I just got published my article regarding Model-Driven-SOA with ‘OSLO’, in ‘The Architecture Journal’. 🙂 You can see it here: Or you can download the whole Magazine from this URL: Take into account that OSLO is a beta and it is starting its first steps, so I’m basically talking about the future,…


Architect Forum XXIV – RIA Architecture, ‘Silverlight 3.0’ & ‘.NET RIA Services’

Architect Forum XXIV – RIA Architecture, ‘Silverlight 3.0’ & ‘.NET RIA Services’ Here I post some info & Presentations about the Architect Forum we delivered last week in Madrid (Sept. 23rd). All presentations are in Spanish: We had around 100 attendees in our room (Within the huge SIMO 2009 Expo). Here is the agenda…


Using VSTS 2010 Beta1 Team Explorer and TFS in CODEPLEX

I’m actually setting up an environment around that (VSTS 2010 Beta1 Team Explorer and TFS in CODEPLEX), and there is a problem when trying to connect your VSTS.2010 client to the TFS in CODEPLEX. But there’s a workaround you can follow here: (Thanks Aaron) or here, (Thanks Kirill)


How To Install Windows 7 From a bootable USB Drive

  I just wanna have this "How to" in my blog, even for myself. 🙂 What you need: USB Flash Drive (4GB+) Windows 7 DVD A computer running Vista / Windows 7 Step 1 – Formatting the Drive Using the command prompt, we’ll use the diskpart utility. [BTW: This will erase all data on your…


Workshop “Oslo” introduction: The Future about Model Driven Development (June 30th 2009)

  One more event!. Yesterday we delivered a nice workshop regarding Model Driven Development and “OSLO”. I talked most about MDD/MDE (Model Driven Development/Engineering), Model Drive SOA, how can be the future regarding MDD implemented with “OSLO”. Key points, risks, and long term goals and then how could everything be mapped to “OSLO”. Miguel Llopis…


WCF Load Test tool

It’s been just released a few days ago to Codeplex: WCF Load Test. It looks pretty nice! 🙂 Project Description This tool takes a WCF trace file and a WCF client proxy, or a WCF interface contract, and generates a unit test that replays the same sequence of calls found in the trace file. The…


Architect Forum XXIII – VSTS.2010 & Tools for Architects (Madrid & Barcelona)

Architects Forum XXIII – Visual Studio Team System 2010 & Tools for Software Architects Here I post some info & Presentations about the Forums we just delivered in Madrid (May 28th) & Barcelona (June 16th):   We had around 130 attendees in Madrid and around 90 attendees in Barcelona.   And some pictures:  …


RIA Services (Alexandria) roadmap

Dinesh Kulkarni has written a nice post about RIA Services (Alexandria) roadmap: So, RIA Services milestones are: – July 2009 CTP  – PDC 2009 Beta (November)  – First part of 2010: RTW (Like .NET 4.0) Another key point is that we might provide support for .NET 3.5 SP1 in the server (where you run RIA…


Our event: ‘Biztalk Server 2009 news, ESB 2.0 Guidance & WCF LOB SDK Event’ content

Today, we just run a Workshop regarding Biztalk Server 2009 news, ESB 2.0 Guidance & WCF LOB SDK. I post the presentations here, so any attendee can get it. You can grab it from the following SKYDRIVE: BTW, this content is in Spanish, as the event was delivered in Spanish. 🙂