Free Classroom Training: Touch Development For The Slate PC

In this 1-day, free of charge (for MSFT partners), classroom training you will learn hands-on (pun not intended ) how you can build touch-optimized applications for touch-enabled devices such as the Slate PC. We will provide you insight in the different capabilities of the platform and show you how and when to use each one…


Save the date for the ISV Discovery Day Spring Edition

The spring season is back which means there are some great local events coming up where you can see our latest tools and technologies and have the opportunity to network with speakers and other ISVs.  I’m happy to announce that on May 12th, we’re having our spring edition of the ISV Discovery Day, where we…


Windows Azure Platform Training Kit – February 2011 Update

The February 2011 update of the Windows Azure Platform Training Kit includes several updates and bug fixes for the hands-on labs.   Most of the updates were focused on supporting the new Windows Azure AppFabric February CTP and the new portal experience for AppFabric Caching, Access Control, and the Service Bus.    The specific content that was…


Dynamics CRM 2011 Developer Training Kit Available

On January 17 we launched Dynamics CRM Online 2011 worldwide, and today we’re making available the Dynamics CRM 2011 Developer Training Kit.  It’s a great collection of materials that allows .NET developers to learn the development features of Dynamics CRM and helps them build applications using Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 and CRM Online. Download the…


Windows Azure Platform Training Kit and Course, January 2011 Update

Today we have released a January 2010 update to the Windows Azure Platform Training Kit & Training Course. The Windows Azure Platform Training Kit & Course includes a comprehensive set of technical content including hands-on labs, presentations, and demos that are designed to help you learn how to use the Windows Azure platform, including: Windows…


Link: Visual Studio Add-in: Portable Library Tools CTP

The Portable Library Tools Visual Studio add-in may be interesting if you’re writing applications that run on multiple .NET platforms.  It allows you to create libraries that run on a variety of .NET platforms (.NET, Silverlight, Windows Phone, Xbox 360) without recompilation. Check out this blogpost by the BCL (Base Class Library) team to find…