Using Lab Manager 2010 with Windows Azure Web Seminar Nov 1st

Our enterprise team with sticky minds has put together a Webcast on Load Testing in the Cloud. Abstract: With the introduction of Visual Studio 2010 and Windows Azure we now have the ability to easily create load testing scenarios on the cloud. Using the infrastructure of Windows Azure can provide a cost effective way to… Read more

Coded UI Test Extension for 3rd party Windows Forms controls–How to?

Here is how one can add FULL Coded UI Test support for a 3rd party control based on Windows Forms technology. Implementation Method – Accessibility Accessibility means having equal access to web-based information and services regardless of physical or developmental abilities or impairments. Once implemented, it helps developers make their programs more compatible with accessibility… Read more

Coded UI Test Extension for 3rd party controls – the basics explained

Having developed a 3rd party control, wonder what it takes to go from NO support to FULL support for Coded UI Test? How to make the UI elements testable by Coded UI Test – to be able to create automated tests from manual recording, record user actions, generate code from user actions, add custom code… Read more

Agile Scrum and Kanban presentation by David Starr Nov 3rd at ODNC and free bonus sessions at DevTeach

In collaboration with the Ottawa IT community, DevTeach is presenting 4 free bonus sessions. On November 2nd, you can attend for free the Ottawa IT Community Speaker Idol. On November 3rd, we’re having three user groups presentations at the same time. *  The OttawaSQL will be presenting a sessions by Paul Nielson *  The ODNC… Read more

ALM Events in Redmond by Northwest Cadence

Martin Hinshelwood and Steve Borg as still as busy as ever!  Here are their next two months set of free and near events! LIVE West Region Events FREE 1-day seminars Event Title Location Date Registration Link Double Feature: Testing and ALM for Agile Development Anchorage, AK 11/8/2011 Double Feature: Testing and ALM for Agile… Read more

IBM Rational to Team Foundation Server Integration Tools – Training and Exploration Sandbox

For those that have explored the Getting Started IBM CC-CQTFS Migration 101 Basic Training mentioned in the Getting Started with IBM Rational to Team Foundation Server (TFS) Migrations post, the evaluation and training sandbox environment is nothing new. We are working together with TeamDevCentral who are hosting and managing the sandbox environment for us.  The… Read more

How to Build VB6 Apps with TFS Team Build 2010

In the last week I have seen three requests for people wanting to know how to build Visual Basic 6 Applications with Team Foundation Server.  Turns out one of my ALM MVPs, Richard Banks, has written a great blog post on exactly this topic.   In his post he walks you through modifying the build workflow,… Read more

All Star ALM Line up at DevTeach Ottawa Nov 2-4

If you are Canadian based or looking for a great conference on ALM topics you can not do much better than the line up the Folks at DevTeach have brought together!  Below are just a small subset of the ALM hero’s presenting at this conference (Okay they all happen to be ALM MVPs) DevTeach offers… Read more

Northwest Cadence ALM Presentations on Agile Development using Visual Studio ALM–all over the USA!

Steve Borg, Martin Hinshelwood and the boys at Northwest Cadence are going to have their name from Northwest Cadence if they keep doing all these free presentations all over the US! As I have said before these two MVPs are the best ALM trainers on the planet and the fact you can get their classes… Read more

Visual Studio 2010 ALM Tools Live Roadshow Double Feature: Managing Your Software Lifecycle and Agile Management using Visual Studio Team Foundation in a town near you (US)

Visual Studio 2010 ALM Tools Live Roadshow Double Feature! Come join Microsoft and ALM Partner of the year Imaginet as we present the Visual Studio 2010 Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tools and how they can be used in a variety of real-world scenarios. These events cover two different topic areas – stay for both to… Read more