I'll be presenting a topic titled "Gaze Into the Crystal Ball: Reporting in Team System". We'll actually go quite deep into the reporting process, including interpreting existing reports, modifying existing reports, creating ad-hoc reports in Excel, and creating new reports using the Report Builder. It's basically the same talk I gave at TechEd 2008 a [...]
I'll see you there! GeekFest Party at TechEd 2008 Developer Conference Let’s face it, going to technical conferences is good for your career, but it’s not a whole lot of fun. What you need is an outlet. You need to have fun. That’s where we step in. Cheap beer and lousy pizza! We are [...]
Don't miss the upcoming user group meeting for Team System. We'll be covering Unit Testing, presented by Bruce Taimana from Microsoft. See you there! Title: Unit Testing with Visual Studio When: 6:30 PM on May 28, 2008 Where: Microsoft Campus in Redmond - Building 118 - Mt. Sai. Room Speaker: Bruce Taimana (Microsoft VSTS Product [...]
You know that Spring is finally here when TechEd is just around the corner! Microsoft TechEd 2008 Developers is the first week of June, registration is open, and the Session Catalog is posted . Can't wait to see everyone there! Northwest Cadence is proud to have our very own Steven Borg and Jeff Levinson co-presenting a [...]
Both Steve Borg and myself will be speaking at VS Live! SF. We'll be covering 5 sessions ranging from Database Professionals to Build and Configuration Management. To get more information on the entire event and our abstracts in particular, visit www.vslive.com/sf.
A big, big congratulations is in order for one of Northwest Cadence's own, Steven Borg! Congrats, Steve, on your 2008 Microsoft MVP Award! Steven had a very active year in the Visual Studio Team System community in 2007, particularly on the West Coast. From getting a Washington VSTS user group off the ground, authoring various [...]
These chats are often filled with great information, plus, they give you a chance to ask the really hard questions to the people that actually wrote the code! :-) Come chat with the Visual Studio Team System group – December 5th Join members of the Visual Studio Team System product group to discuss features available [...]
If you're reading this blog today, get off your computer and head over to the Seattle Team System User Group meeting, tonight, at the Microsoft Redmond Campus! Here are some details! Our own Jeff Levinson from Northwest Cadence is headlining this months presentation, and he'll be covering Team System for the Database Professional, and doing [...]
I've been asked where to locate the RSS feeds for this site. It's clear at the very bottom on the footer of the page. It's actually tricky to find, and is a link title Entries RSS, there's also one called Comments RSS. I've put the links in this post for your convenience. Thanks for asking, [...]
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