Windows Azure Australian User Group Briefings

  Way to go, all details finalised for Mr Lempher’s Aussie trip and User Group Briefings. The original posting is on Andrew’s blog at http://blogs.msdn.com/acoat/archive/2010/01/27/windows-azure-user-group-briefings.aspx but to save you a click the details are as follows:-   Date/Time City Details Mon 22 Feb 12:00-13:30 Adelaide Microsoft Innovation Centre Level 2, Westpac House 91 King William…

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Visual Studio 2010, Fx 4 Beta 2 Training Kit

Hopefully by now you’ve heard Visual Studio 2010 and Fx 4 Beta have shipped, if you live in Oz and not an MSDN subscriber then the best place to download it from is http://www.microsoft.com/australia/visualstudio/default.mspx.  If you are feeling a bit nervous about installing on your base machine then install it in a Virtual Machine, it…

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Application Architecture Guide 2.0

Hey if you went to the Victoria.NET User group on Tuesday then you would have caught my Windows 7 session, you can find resources I mentioned at here, hope those that installed Win 7 on the night are enjoying and those that grabbed the DVDs have had a chance to fire it up!! You can…

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Tech.Ed Australia and New Zealand Call for Content Now Open

  We’ve just opened the “Call for Content” for TechEd 2009 Australia and New Zealand, if you are interested in getting involved then check out Andrew’s blog at http://blogs.msdn.com/acoat/archive/2009/05/06/tech-ed-australia-and-new-zealand-call-for-content.aspx Cheers Dave

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Perth SDDN .NET RIA Services Event Follow up

Hi there all, great to see you are the inaugural SDDN User Group in Perth and thanks Stephen for the invitation!! Here is a list of the resources that I referenced in my talk!! My slides and demo code (inc AdventureWorks Database) can be found here. Go to “Mix09: Building Amazing Business Applications with Silverlight…

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Limited Spaces Available at Sydney Based Azure Training – March 10-12, 2009

There are a few places left for the Windows Azure Workshop running in Sydney from March 10 till the 12th, if you are interested please contact Shuk Chan at shukc@microsoft.com as soon as possible!!  Cheers Dave Training Workshop Agenda – 3-day Begin Length End Session Title Day #1       8:30 AM 30 9:00…

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Victoria.NET Back to Basics – Sessions on WCF, WPF and WF – Monday Dec 15th

In case you missed this announcement from Mahesh…  Cheers Dave Monday 15th December 20085:30pm (Pizza and drinks served); 6pm (presentations start) Microsoft Theatre, Level 5, 4 Freshwater Place, Southbank Back to Basics – WCF, WPF and WF Over two years ago Microsoft introduced .NET 3.0 and with it, it’s four pillars  – Windows Communication Foundation…

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Windows Live got a serious social makeover – see http://home.live.com

If you thought that Windows Live was a bit of a yawn then you’ve not seen the latest incarnation,  it’s got way more integrated and socialized, added in concepts of social feeds, networks, sharing, update notifications etc, the networking has taken off like wildfire, so be in to win and get connected!!  Check out the…

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PDC and Windows 7 goes “Boy Band” and “So you think you can dance”, ya gotta watch!!

Check out the video at http://channel8.msdn.com/Posts/PDC-2008-is-cominghellip-and-I-canrsquot-wait/ And if you haven’t registered for what will be the biggest and most exciting Professional Developer Conference to date then get yourself to http://www.microsoftpdc.com and we’ll see you there!! Cheers Dave

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Australian Teched 2008 Session Listing available at…

I’ve been asked this a couple of times over the last few days so I thought it might be useful to blog it locations.   You can find the current session list at https://aunz.msteched.com/au/public/sessions.aspx   Cheers Dave

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