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The Visual Studio development team is looking to prioritize their development efforts, unfortunately without your input this can often be a challenging task -and of questionable value…If you have a chance please answer the questions below and drop me a piece of mail Chass@microsoft.com       1.     Which Microsoft products or applications do you use…


[Teched Sessions Suggestion] Mobilizing your Smart Client Applications

Below is a session submission for Teched New Zealand/Australia 2005 if you are interested in the other submissions or other details please see: http://blogs.msdn.com/charles_sterling/articles/345959.aspx   Title: Mobilizing your Smart Client Applications Abstract: Dr. Neil will explain how to ensure your managed application is ready to run on a mobile PC (laptop, notebook, Tablet PC). This…


[Teched Sessions Suggestion] Enterprise Resource Management with Active Directory

Below is a session submission for Teched New Zealand/Australia 2005 if you are interested in the other submissions or other details please see: http://blogs.msdn.com/charles_sterling/articles/345959.aspx Title:  Enterprise Resource Management with Active Directory  Abstract: Active Directory provides powerful and flexible methods for managing servers and resources in a single information store that is globally accessible throughout an…


[Teched Sessions Suggestion] Building Multi-threaded Mobile Applications

Below is a session submission for Teched New Zealand/Australia 2005 if you are interested in the other submissions or other details please see: http://blogs.msdn.com/charles_sterling/articles/345959.aspx Title: Building Multi-threaded Mobile Applications  Abstract: “Making an application multi-threaded is essential to give the user a smooth user interface.  This session looks at howmultiple threads can be used to keep…


[Teched Sessions Suggestion] Smart Hosting for Smart Client Applications

Below is a session submission for Teched New Zealand/Australia 2005 if you are interested in the other submissions or other details please see: http://blogs.msdn.com/charles_sterling/articles/345959.aspx Title: Smart Hosting for Smart Client Applications Abstract: “Developing and deploying Web Services for Smart Client applications requires developers to understand the issues and tradeoffs involved around securely hosting .NET applications or…


[Teched Sessions Suggestion] Advanced Smart Client Deployment

Below is a session submission for Teched New Zealand/Australia 2005 if you are interested in the other submissions or other details please see: http://blogs.msdn.com/charles_sterling/articles/345959.aspx Session Title: Advanced Smart Client Deployment Session Session Abstract: “Automatic updates are one of the key pillars of smart client applications. In this session we will look at advanced techniques for deploying,…


[Teched Sessions Suggestion] eXtreme .NET: Introducing eXtreme Programming Techniques to .NET Developers

Below is a session submission for Teched New Zealand/Australia 2005 if you are interested in the other submissions or other details please see: http://blogs.msdn.com/charles_sterling/articles/345959.aspx Title: eXtreme .NET: Introducing eXtreme Programming Techniques to .NET Developers Abstract: Dr. Neil will introduce a number of extreme programming techniques to the audience through the use of code demos. Neil…


Teched Australia 2005 Session Input

The interest in TechEd Australia 2005 has been pretty incredible; I have already received over 10 submissions from local would be presenters. For 2005 I would like the TechEd Session Selection criteria much more a community driven process and thought I could create a separate blog entry for each potential session and let you comment,…


Volume Shadow Copy SDK

The typical method of accessing Volume Shadow Copy functionality is to use the WMI classes (listed below) but if you are a hardware vendor or just like writing device drivers then you will want access to the direct Win32 calls and I just tracked down the process to get the SDK for the Volume Shadow Copy API’s; specifically the calls in vssapi.dll such…


Teched Australia and New Zealand 2005 Details

Teched Australia 2005 will be August 31-Sept 2nd on the beautiful Gold Coast. New Zealand is tentatitvely scheduled to run Mon 29th – Wed 31st and likely be in Auckland  The tracks will be the same for both Australia and New Zealand and as the content owner for both events I am suggesting we go with the following…

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