P&P Pocket Software Architecture Guides Released

The Pocket Guides in the Application Architecture Pocket Guide Series are modular, focused guides that provide overviews and prescriptive guidance for a particular topic. Agile Architecture Method Pocket Guide The Agile Architecture Method Pocket Guide provides an overview and prescriptive guidance for the Agile Architecture Method. http://www.codeplex.com/AppArch/Release/ProjectReleases.aspx?ReleaseId=19797 Web Application Architecture Pocket Guide The Web Architecture…


Just Released: Patterns & Practices SharePoint Guidance

  SharePoint Guidance   Microsoft patterns & practices is excited to announce the latest addition to the p&p library of software architecture guidance:     Quick Links: MSDN site: SharePoint Guidance Future friendly url: http://microsoft.com/spg Download: SharePoint Guidance – November 2008 Codeplex site: http://codeplex.com/spg Community Forum: http://www.codeplex.com/spg/Thread/List.aspx Guidance at a Glance This guidance helps architects…


Patterns & Practices Application Architecture Guide – v2.0 (Beta 1) Released

Just released! The new patterns & practices App Arch Guide 2.0 Beta 1.  This is our guide to help solution architects and developers make the most of the Microsoft platform.  It’s a distillation of many lessons learned from many parties across many organizations and industries.  It’s principle-based and pattern-oriented to provide a durable, evolvable backdrop…


Students get the Ultimate Discount on Microsoft Office Ultimate 2007

Are you a student? Know somebody who is? Now students can save up to 91% off E.R.P. on Microsoft Office Ultimate 2007. All you need is a valid e-mail address at an educational institution to be eligible. http://www.microsoft.com/student/discounts/theultimatesteal-us/default.aspx Technorati Tags: Microsoft Office Ultimate 2007


Rare, Exclusive, Interview with the Channel 9 Guy about the MDC @ the PDC

Last week, while at the PDC event in Los Angeles, I was lucky enough to snag an exclusive, in-depth, interview with the Channel 9 Guy about the upcoming Microsoft Developer Conferences… Sure most accomplished video journalists would have played it safe and settled for interviews with industry luminaries like Ray Ozzie or Anders Heilberg or…


The MSDN Developer Conference is coming…Are you ready?

The nature of software development is radically changing… Are you ready? Prepare yourself for a demanding future. Attend the MSDN Developer Conference. Experience Microsoft’s Cloud Computing Platform Create applications that seamlessly bridge the gaps between PC, Web, and phone Be among the first to see Windows 7 See the latest advances in Multi-Touch Application Development…