Team Foundation Server Principal Group Program Manager Joe Schwetz to visit a usergroup near you!

Team Foundation Server Principal Group Program Manager Joe Schwetz to visit a usergroup near you! Joe Schwetz, the program manager responsible for maintaining all of Microsoft’s version control systems (including TFS) will be visiting the following usergroups to cover off how to manage and integrate different development teams using different methodologies into Team Foundation Server…

Brian to present WCF at the Perth .NET Usergroup

Join the Perth .NET Users Group, Thursday, November 1st, to hear Brian Madsen present on the ins and outs of the Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).  Thursday, Nov 1st, 5:30pm at Excom, Level 2, 23 Barrack Street, Perth More details here:

ISV Innovation Days for 2008 Launch Wave products

  ISV Innovation Days will allow you to connect with the Microsoft ISV Virtual Team (including  representatives from the Microsoft Partner Team; and our Developer Platform Evangelism – DPE) and learn about the advantages and resources of becoming an early adopter for the 2008 launch wave products (Windows Server 2008, Visual Studio 2008, SQL Server…

Gigabyte Nvidia 8600GT or 8600GTS – don’t do it

I have been going through video cards like a graphics junky looking for his next fix.  It all started with an actively cooled Nvidia 6600-noisey but still very nice, then a passively cooled beautiful 7600GS then a 7600GT that was even faster!  -Interesting thing about each of these upgrades was not only where they faster they were same price or cheaper…

Peter Myers speaking at the Sydney Usergroup

One of the best BI guys in Australian and good friend Peter Myers will be speaking at the Sydney .NET Usergroup next week.   Sydney .NET User GroupWednesday 17th October 20075:45pm – 9:00pmMicrosoft, Sydney If you go please tell Peter i said “hi”!   Data mining as a technology is designed to analyze large volumes of…

Interactive Command Reference for Access now released

One of my favorite features for learning Office 2007 was the Interactive Command Rereference. Unfortunately this was only for Word and Excel….well we have finally have one for Access! Access 2003 to Access 2007 command reference guide is now live on Office Online.

Releasing the Source Code for the .NET Framework Libraries

Not certain if everybody reads ScottGu’s blog but yesterday we announced the release of the sourcecode to the .NET Framework Libraries. Glad to see we finally did this!