MSDN Unleashed and ArcReady

Not sure if everyone is subscribed to the MSDN Flash or not, but if you’re not – it is a GREAT resource for finding out what’s happening in your area.  I like the fact that it’s customized to show events and happenings in your geography (my copy shows me what’s happening in TX, OK, LA…

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MVP Raymond Lewallen at NDDNUG

Microsoft MVP Raymond Lewallen is coming to the North Dallas .NET User Group on Wednesday, September 10th at 6:00 PM to present an in-depth look at Behavior Driven Development (BDD). BDD is driven by business value!   The practices of BDD include: Driving development from the outside-in Using examples to describe the behavior of the application,…

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More Upcoming Events – ArcReady and MSDN Unleashed!

In addition to the list I posted the other day, I also want to call out a couple of new and improved event series that we’ll be hosting over the next year.  We’re combining ArcReady and MSDN Events into a one day technical extravaganza, with ArcReady content in the morning, and MSDN content in the…

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.NET 3.5 Enhancements Training Kit

Want to learn about all the new features of .NET 3.5 SP1?  Head over to the Microsoft Download Center and download your copy of the .NET 3.5 Enhancements Tranining Kit.  The kit includes presentations, hands-on labs, demos, and event materials designed to help you learn how to utilize the .NET 3.5 Enhancement features including: ASP.NET…

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Upcoming WF and WCF WebCasts

There are a series of Deep-Dive MSDN WebCasts coming up that look to be very excellent!  Hosted by some of our communities most clever fellows and noted industry experts, we will all learn a lot about the advanced sides of Windows Communication Foundation and Windows Workflow Foundation. Webcast Title Date/ Time Presenter Beyond the Endpoints…

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Exploring the NextWeb

On June 10th, Microsoft will be hosting a FREE seminar, presented by our friends at Pluralsight, on our NextWeb technologies – specifically ASP.NET, Silverlight and WPF.  Points of interest will include: Here’s the text from the original invite that does a much better job than I could of explaining the event: Join Microsoft and Pluralsight…

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Upcoming Silverlight Training in Dallas

For those of you in the DFW area, or would like to come visit our great city, there are 2 Silverlight training events coming as part of the great "Silverlight Tour", courtesy of Shawn Wildermuth – a.k.a. the ADO Guy: First is a FREE half-day event on Feb 18 called "A Taste of Silverlight".  This…

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Webcast Series – VSTS 2008

As part of our customer launch readiness plans, we have partnered with Chris Menegay, and the folks at Notion Solutions to deliver a series of VSTS 2008 webcasts.  Each Thursday from 1 -2:30pm CST and once a month from 3-4:30pm CST  a VS2008 related webcast will be conducted on the following topics: Visual Studio Team…

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Visual Studio 2008 and .NET 3.5 Training Kit

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=8BDAA836-0BBA-4393-94DB-6C3C4A0C98A1&displaylang=en The Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 Training Kit includes presentations, hands-on labs, and demos. This content is designed to help you learn how to utilize the Visual Studio 2008 features and a variety of framework technologies including: LINQ, C# 3.0, Visual Basic 9, WCF, WF, WPF, ASP.NET AJAX, VSTO, CardSpace, Silverlight, Mobile…

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Free training materials from Microsoft Learning

Wanted to let everyone know about some more free training materials and eBooks available at the Microsoft Learning web site: Download a Free Visual Studio 2008 e-book http://www.microsoft.com/learning/vstudio/2008/default.mspx Get a free e-book and find other special training offers to help you get up to speed quickly on Visual Studio 2008. Find Classroom Training on Visual…

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