PDC Sessions on-line

It was a great conference – go and look at the sessions: http://blogs.msdn.com/mswanson/archive/2005/10/24/484434.aspx


Visual Studio 2005 and SQL Server 2005 RTM!!!!!

We made it the official launch of these products may be on November 7th but we have released them to MSDN Subscribers now.   I’ve been waiting for this moment for quite some time and I’m really excited and proud that the products are now out there.  Come and join us in NZ for our…


A new experience – TradeMe and Kayaking

I just did my first TradeMe purchase –  TradeMe are NZ’s e-bay and they do a fine job…    Anyhow, I bought a Kayak – have a look… (my wife’s account is ‘soupylou’ before you ask)   To keep my blog a little work related I should mention that TradeMe host there site on Microsoft…


Work for Microsoft: Vacancy Auckland Architect Advisor

I’m still looking for a great candidate for my vacant Architect Advisor role in Auckland.  It’s one of the best roles I can think of for a technology professional:   The Job: Talk with our largest customers Work on the design of groundbreaking solutions Help organizations adopt our latest and greatest technologies Build a community…