Debugging in Visual Studio 2010 – Enhancements and Improvements

Jason Olson links up with Andrew Hall and Brad Sullivan as part of the Channel9 10-4 show to take a look at some new enhancements and improvements made to the debugger and debugging experience in Visual Studio 2010. Areas include Sticky Data Tips Adding values (including notes) to data tips Breakpoints Window enhancements Export and…


Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 Training Kit

Jason just announced the Beta 2 version of DPE’s Visual Studio 2010 Training Kit is now live (you can find it at A training kit includes presentations, hands-on labs, and demos. This content is designed to help you learn how to utilize a variety of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 technologies. The…


Installing Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 :

Brian in the team walks everyone through downloading and installing Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate Beta 2 and Visual Studio 2010 Team Foundation Server Beta 2. This is episode 33 of the 10-4 show on Channel9. This video references several important URL’s. Those URL’s, as well as some other handy links for beta 2, are as…


Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 Released

  Today we are releasing VS2010 Beta 2 to all MSDN subscribers with general availability on the web to follow on Wednesday. Beta 2 has a huge focus on increased stability, improve performance, and meeting many of the customers scenarios which they have been requesting in this release.  The other thing you might notice is…


Microsoft Ajax Library ( Preview 6 ) released

We have just released a significant update of the Microsoft Ajax Library (Preview 6).  This provides a set of new capabilities to the client-side AJAX library, and can be used with any version of ASP.NET and ASP.NET MVC projects.  The major new capabilities are:- Better Imperative Syntax: A new, simplified, code syntax for creating client…


Getting trained on Windows HPC Server

  If you want to get trained on how to support, deploy and develop for Windows HPC Server and you are based in the USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Switzerland, or Mexico, please go to the following link  


October 2009 Security Bulletin

The Trustworthy Computing security response communications team has just released this months Security Bulletin to TechNet EDGE This Bulletin contains details about the 13 released bulletins, 8 being critical and 5 being important, plus other advisories. For bulletin details, please visit: or


IIS Media Services 3.0, including IIS Live Smooth Streaming, has been released!

We just released IIS Media Services 3.0, a set of extensions for Internet Information Services 7 (IIS) that provide an integrated HTTP-based media delivery platform.  This includes the new IIS Live Smooth Streaming and the separate IIS Advanced Logging package.  So how did we get here? Well over the last 6 months key broadcasters have…


Can you believe its only 35 days to the next PDC?

Nov 17th seemed to be a long way away…then… Now we are into October and in practically 5 weeks we will be off to the races!! There are lots of exciting things that I can’t talk about obviously, but there are a lot of things that I can start to share. Firstly we just announced…


Interesting Commentary into MySQL and why Oracle want to Keep it

Both articles point to an interview which Larry Ellison had with Ed Zander, who was once president and COO of Sun.