Australian Windows Azure Innovation

Since joining the Partner Team to help partners adopt the Windows Azure platform, I have met many companies producing awesome apps powered by Azure. As such, I created this collection of stories to share with you. If you would like more information, or have your own story to share, please let me know. My thanks…


REMIX10 Last Chance to buy Early Bird Tickets

Tomorrow (Friday 14 May) is your last chance to buy early bird tickets at $195 including GST for REMIX Australia 2010. We really hope you can join us to hear more about the future of the web. There’s plenty of content on developing for Windows Phone 7, Silverlight, Azure and and so much more. Visit…


Save $100 on REMIX10 Australia Lovefest tickets

As you may have seen on Michael’s blog, REMIX10 has been announced. Please find below the invitation and keep and eye on the REMIX Website for more information and the latest news.


Take the Donkey Work out of web development

We launched a new campaign today to promote the Web Platform Installer. Very simply, WebPI is a tool that installs IIS7, extensions, tools, runtimes and applications in a easy to use manner. Get complimentary apps for everything from blogging to e-commerce at the Windows© Web App Gallery. And why not let Web PI handle the…


Win a TechEd 2010 Ticket for your Windows 7 Application

Terms and Conditions of Windows 7 Green Light Application Competition Instructions on how to enter form part of the Conditions of Entry.  By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Conditions. 1.       The Promoter is Microsoft Pty Ltd, 1 Epping Road, North Ryde 2113.ACN: 002 589 460. (Promoter) 2.       Entry is open to Australian…


Azure in Australia

Our Azure Lead, Greg Willis, was busy last week with the Australian Launch Event on Tuesday 23rd here in Sydney!   Our keynote speaker, David Chappell, delivered an excellent presentation on cloud platforms in general which was very well received by the crowd in both Sydney and Melbourne. David was followed by Dianne O’Brien, with a…


MSDN Australia Book Club #2: Developing Azure Applications for PHP, Ruby and Java using Eclipse

We hope you can join us for our second MSDN Australia Book Club. What’s the Book Club? A regular LiveMeeting community discussion on a chosen presentation or video. This time we’ll be joined by Vijay Rajagopalan to discuss Developing Windows Azure Applications for PHP Ruby and Java using Eclipse" on Friday 5th March 2010 @…


Register to hear Robbie Bach on the future of technology and entertainment

When? Tuesday 9th February 2010 at 6.30pm Where? University of Sydney: New Law School Auditorium Who? Developers who are interested in hearing Robbie Bach’s (President, Microsoft Entertainment & Devices Division) view on the future of technology and entertainment How do I register? Click here to RSVP


Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Just Got Easy

Optimise for and more! Microsoft announced today a new extension for IIS: the SEO Toolkit. Once installed, you can review your website via the IIS Manager to make tweaks fast. The SEO Toolkit includes detailed analysis and search engine friendly suggestions which may help to improve the relevance of your website in search results. The…