Visual Studio 2011, Application Lifecycle Management and Lightswitch 2011

It’s never been a more exciting time for Development tools. We are on the brink of a whole new wave of favourites like Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server and a new addition in Visual Studio LightSwitch. There are a host of language enhancements such as C#’s new Async support coming, as well as IDE improvements….


Light from across the ditch!

Greetings from across the ditch! My name is Andrew Coates, Developer Evangelist for Microsoft Australia. I’ve been speaking on LightSwitch at TechEd Australia and TechEd New Zealand, and I’m currently touring Australia meeting developers, talking about this exciting new addition to the Visual Studio stable. I have been invited to extend the tour and present…


Getting Started with Visual Studio® LightSwitch™ 2011

  Microsoft Visual Studio® LightSwitch™ 2011 is the newest edition of the Visual Studio Family. It’s a simplified, self-service development tool that enables you to build business applications quickly and easily for the desktop and cloud, regardless of your development skills. It also has Starter Kits (downloadable project templates you can customize to suit your…


The Power of Lightswitch on Windows Azure

WELLINGTON – 16 Nov Microsoft Wellington Office Mana Room Level 12, 157 Lambton Quay Wellington AUCKLAND – 17 Nov Microsoft Auckland Office MPC Room Level 5, 22 Viaduct Harbour Avenue Auckland Introducing Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch, a simple self-service tool that allows developers and business professionals to build business applications quickly and easily for the…