WARDY IT Solutions win Microsoft Data Management Partner of the Year

At the Australian Partner Conference gala awards dinner last Thursday (Sept 3rd, 09), WARDY IT Solutions was announced as the winner of the Data Management Solutions Partner of the Year.  This award was in recognition of their high level of performance in the design and delivery of Microsoft SQL Server solutions supporting customer’s mission-critical applications….


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…


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


CodeCampOz 2009 – April 4-5 – Registration Open

Just spotted that Andrew posted about CodeCampOz – cool!! Summary is. Mitch Denny has just announced that registration is now open for this year’s CodeCampOz. April 4-5 at Charles Sturt University in scenic Wagga Wagga, this not-to-be-missed event is now in its 5th year. Sign up on the Event Brite site. It’s a free of…


Sync Services for Devices Shipped!

The device bits for Sync Services for ADO.NET have been released to the web so now we have a have a supported version of Sync Services for Windows Mobile 5.0 and 6.x.  You can find the download at http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=75FEF59F-1B5E-49BC-A21A-9EF4F34DE6FC&displaylang=en.  Keep in mind that you’ll also need SQL Server Compact 3.5 Service Pack 1 for Windows…


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


"How Do I?" Videos for Security

In case you missed this then worth checking out the “How Do I?” Videos for Security, see http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bb896640.aspx Cheers Dave


ISV Innovation Days coming to Canberra!! Dec 11th, 2007

By popular request the ISV Innovation Roadshow will be coming to Canberra – but there is a caveat, we’re looking for a minimum of  20 people to register, so if you live in Canberra and your an ISV then get clicking and get yourself registered ASAP and we’ll cya there:) Register here: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032357432&Culture=en-AU see http://blogs.msdn.com/dglover/archive/2007/10/11/oz-isv-innovation-days-for-the-2008-launch-wave-coming-to-a-city-near-you.aspx for more…


Free Online eLearning Available from https://www.microsoftelearning.com

 See the attached document for more info – but here is a quick summary:- Developer Clinic 7045: What’s New in Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2008 Collection 5134: Developing Rich Experiences with Microsoft® .NET Framework 3.0 and Visual Studio® 2005 Clinic 5135 : Introduction to Developing with Windows® Presentation Foundation and Visual Studio® 2005 Clinic 3402: ASP.NET…