DevIdols Finalists–Teched Africa 2011

Hi All The voting is done and here is the list of finalists for the DevIdols Entries, in no particular order: “What’s new in SQL “DENALI” for Developers” Code Generation Tools and Domain Driven Design Data Profiling and SQL Server 2008 offerings Distributing Enhanced Access 2007 Databases with Access Runtime and Access Developer Extensions Event…


Developer and Platform Insights Event with Jason Zander, Corp VP, Visual Studio–Johannesburg

  Who is Jason Zander? Check out his blog. From his simpler bio there “I’m the corporate vice president for the Visual Studio team in the Developer Division at Microsoft, including Visual Studio Pro, Premium, and Ultimate. I’ve been in the Developer Division for a long time…..” Jason will be out for TechED and CIO…


Windows Phone Design Day!!!

  Pimp My App A premium design workshop for developers to create better user interfaces for their touch-based applications Join us for a day of design and technology as part of the European Windows Phone Design days, kicking off in South Africa. Using Windows Phone 7 tools and platform, Arturo Toledo and Corrina Black will…


ALM/TFS Sessions at TechED Africa.

  TechED is around the corner, and we have lined up some great speakers and content. Speakers Brian Keller– Senior Tech Evangelist for TFS/ALM Chris Menegay – a regional director from Imaginet who has been working with TFS for ages. Heads up one of the leading ALM partners in the United States Colin Dembovsky –…


Win 2 Golden Circle Kings of Leon Tickets

Win 2 golden circle tickets to the Kings of Leon The Windows Phone and Nokia Developer team challenge you to become one of South Africa’s Rock Star developers Publish your apps to Marketplace by 24 October 2011 and stand a chance to WIN 2 GOLDEN CIRCLE TICKETS to the Nokia Kings of Leon concert at…


The DevIdols Entries are In Vote Now!

  Hi All We had a great response from people who would like to present at DevIdols and here are the entries: Code Generation Tools and Domain Driven Design This presentation would cover the following: • Brief introduction of DDD concepts relevant to the design and motivation of the code generator. • Discussion on our…


Community Night–11th October 2011–Johannesburg

Hi All Community Night is coming up on the 11th of October from 4pm onwards we have the following groups meeting on the evening: Languages User Group Architectures Game Dev SQL User Group So pop through and spend some time with like minded people. See you there Dave