Not long until Tech Ed Australia 2009

Tech Ed Australia 2009 is on next week on the Gold Coast.  This year we have some exciting things planned which all start with every attendee receiving a free HP Mini 2140 Netbook – pre loaded with Windows 7 RTM, Office 2010 and a host of other goodies. Lee Hickin and I will be presenting…


TechEd Australia 2009 – SharePoint on-premises or in the cloud?

How cold is it at the moment….brrrr!  Luckily Tech Ed Australia 2009 will be on the Gold Coast this year bring on the sunshine baby.                                                           If I can manage to get off the beach and into the auditorium, this year I will be co-presenting a session with Lee Hickin on the differences between…


Customising the Approval Workflow for WCM (Update)

As I mentioned in my previous post, at this years TechEd in Sydney, Paul Turner from SDM and myself presented a session on customising the approval workflow for web content management in MOSS. Paul has been busy writing the full blog post and has published the Part 1 and Part 2 over on his blog. …


Customising approval workflows for WCM in MOSS

At this years TechEd in Sydney, Paul Turner from SDM and myself presented a session on customising the approval workflow for web content management in MOSS. During the session we showed how to add a non-human element, particularly the HTML Tidy utility, to the workflow. Paul showed a wrapper class (tidy.cs) that he adapted from…


TechEd Australia 2008 is here!

TechEd Australia 2008 is finally here.  Today is the Student day and other pre-day, gives me time to get comfortable in the speakers room.  This will be my first TechEd as a Microsoft employee so lets see if it is any different or exciting from the inside.


Tech.Ed Australia 2008 Early Bird extended

  There are only 67 days now until Tech.Ed Australia 2008.  Microsoft are now giving you an extra two weeks to register for the $250 Tech.Ed Early Bird discount. By extending the deadline to 11 July Microsoft is giving you even more chance to maximise your Tech.Ed investment and an opportunity to take advantage of…


Tech Ed 2008, Sydney 2-5 September

The Australian TechEd 2008 web site has been launched.  Check it out for information on the agenda.  It has RSS feeds to keep you up to date and also uses Silverlight.  I will also be presenting at TechEd this year.  Don’t forget to register early to save $250. You can also shape the conference by…


Free Willy

A fellow MOSSIG member Tim Wragg has written an article about my spoils at the recent TechEd event in Sydney. I would like to take this opportunity to highlight that the spoils have all but been given to charitable homes, my son Ethan, daughter Jayde and fellow colleagues at SDM are all enjoying the many…


TechEd 2006 – Was fantastic

Last week I attended TechEd 2006 in Sydney. It was fantastic. I was able to attend some excellent sessions on MOSS run by Arphan Shah and Angus Logan. I especially enjoyed the session on Web Content Management and also the one on upgrading MCMS to MOSS by Chris Johnson. During my time in Sydney I…


Ben Walters MVP Presenting at Tech Ed 2006 Sydney

A colleague of mine Ben Walters, InfoPath MVP will be presenting at Tech Ed 2006 in Sydney, be sure to check out his presentation and visit his blog a