An event for SQL Enthusiasts! Sat 6th & Sun 7th December @Whitireia Polytechnic, Porirua, Wellington. Once again proudly run and managed by NZ DNUG Inc Soc with some excellent and unique sessions presented by some of New Zealand’s and Australia’s most talented and influential experts. More


Girl Geek Dinners this Thursday 27 November!

Girl Geek Dinners are organised all over the world and are great fun. One in Auckland and one in Tauranga this Thursday. Help us with managing numbers, register now!


December UNPLUGGED Update: Take your Applications to the Cloud and Beyond – PDC, Visual Studio, Azure, Office 14 and Windows 7

Today we will be sharing principles, practices, patterns and tools announced at PDC in October. Come and join us to start your applications journey to the cloud and beyond. Presented by Microsoft Developer Advisor Mike Zeff and Microsoft Architect Mark Carroll. Click here for more information. We will be giving away PDC 2008 Top Session…


Enjoy two VSTS Team Editions for the price of one!

Great news for developers working with databases!  Now if you purchase Visual Studio Team System 2008 Development Edition with MSDN Premium, you will also get access to VSTS 2008 Database Edition!  Existing VSTS Development Edition customers also benefit from this change and can access VSTS Database Edition from the MSDN Subscriber site


Register for the WLG SQLServer PASS User Group

This month’s topic is “Video Viewer for Transit NZ” presented by Matti Seikkula, CIO with eSpatial. Held at Intergen (L7, Plunket House, 126 Lambton Quay) in Wellington this Thursday (20 Nov). PLease RSVP to wgtnsql@gmail.com.   


Tell us what you love and hate about Microsoft & receive a Microsoft LifeCam VX-7000 in Auckland

We’re holding focus groups for NZ developers for the first time in Auckland and we want to hear from you. There are a few more spaces available to share your thoughts about Microsoft. All participants will receive a Microsoft LifeCam VX-7000 as token of our appreciation for your time. Please email nzeditor@microsoft.com today if you…


November MSDN UNPLUGGED Update – Double Sessions: Begins next week!

The November MSDN UNPLUGGED events Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland begins next week! We’re making it bigger and better this time, come to two afternoon sessions on WPF SP1 and Visual Studio Tips and Tricks presented by John-Daniel Trask and Kirk Jackson. Great giveways too, click here to register!