Kaizania Academies Workshop: Agile Project Management with Microsoft TFS Planning and Requirements Management

The Agile Project Management with Microsoft TFS Planning and Requirements Management is a 3-day hands-on and practical course designed for an individual and/or organisation to understand and apply agile, lean and scrum. Designed as an immersion course, all delegates will become familiar with the core concepts, principles and processes of an agile project. This course…


The 500K Problem

Having over 500 000 people download your app is a nice problem to have. This is the problem @PierreHenriK currently faces with his great video playing app PressPlay Video.      The App has some great features like variable playback speed and the ability to load captions (subtitles) from a text file. Last but not least…


Build your App and Win

Build 3 or more Windows 8.1 apps and you could win amazing getaways and gadgets! What you can win! Microsoft will award the following prizes to the participants whose apps receive the highest number of ratings on the Windows Store:     How to enter   To enter the competition, participants must develop and successfully…


Kick off the new year with ALM Days hosted by Team Foundation Consulting

ALM Days will provide some insight, advice, strategies and techniques to get the end-to-end disciplines involved in software construction and delivery working closer, improving quality and ensure the final application meets the needs and expectations of users. Learn about updates to Microsoft’s Application Lifecycle Management offerings with TFS 2013 which will enable your software development…


Introducing Release Management for Team Foundation Server (event)

We had a few requests around Release Management for TFS (Microsoft acquired a product InRelease a few months ago). We are running a session on this topic if you are keen to explore. This is smallish event with limited capacity, so book quickly Date: Wed Morning of Dec 4th  Location: Microsoft offices. Click here for…


Visual Studio Launch event–Johannesburg 27 Nov

We have a few remaining seats for the Visual Studio launch event on Wed at the Microsoft offices in Bryanston. Some details below. Register quickly Visual Studio Launch – Transforming your business today with software – Johannesburg This exclusive Visual Studio 2013 launch event is tailored towards technology executives and leaders in the development space….


Rate My App Code Update

You can find an updated production ready* sample project in all supported languages (C#, C++, VB.Net and JavaScript) that asks users to rate your app or send feedback via email. instructions included! No excuses! Add to your code today and get constructive feedback and awesome ratings. Download RateMyApp.zip from my SkyDrive * Your mileage may…


Visual Studio 2013 Launch Events

With the launch of Visual Studio 2013 we have lots of local events and workshops in the pipeline for our developer community. Some of these events and workshops are partner driven by our partners and some are hosted by Microsoft. Check it out and click to register. Visual Studio 2013 Launch & Mini Tech Days…


Getting Users to Your Apps

One of the biggest challenges app developers have is getting users to find their apps. Now that the Windows Store has over 100 000 apps its going to be increasingly difficult to find your app. What you need is a way for people to firstly know that you have an app. Then make it as…