Visual Studio 2010 Release Candidate (1 week later)

Last week, we published the Visual Studio 2010 Release Candidate.  Since then we’ve seen a strong positive reports from customers about their experience so far with the release.  I meet with a team of about 20 folks every morning to review the latest feedback from a variety of sources and discuss the latest trends and…


“Going live” with the Visual Studio 2010 Release Candidate

We are pleased to declare that the Release Candidate of Visual Studio 2010 and the .NET Framework 4 will be supported as a “go live” release. This means that VS2010 RC has met high standards of quality for pre-release software, and we are licensing it for developing and deploying production applications. We hope that you…


Rangers ship VS2010 readiness materials

Some of you might have noticed the tidal wave of shipping that happened last week. The Rangers have done it again and this time in impressive style with five detailed guides in advance of the VS2010 and TFS2010 releases: Visual Studio 2010 Quick Reference Guidance: consists of compact cheat sheets for Team Foundation Server (TFS)…


Fireside chat with Radio TFS

Martin Woodward and Mickey Gousset called me at home a few days ago to talk about Visual Studio, TFS and the upcoming year much like they did last year. Take a listen to our interview here.  It’s always a great pleasure to chat with these guys about some of my favorite topics.  Happy new year!