Conferences

Posted by | May 18, 2011
Debugging a Dysfunctional Team

UPDATE (3 June 2011): Watch the recorded presentation on Channel 9. Yesterday I gave a talk at TechEd on Dysfunctional software development teams. We primarily focused on people dysfunctions, but...

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Posted by | May 17, 2011
Files from Implementing Scrum pre-conference at Microsoft TechEd

UPDATE (3 June 2011): Here are the answers to questions that were asked during the pre-conference. Thank you for attending the preconference yesterday. I hope the presentation and ensuing conversations...

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Posted by | May 2, 2011
Scrumming in DC

Actually at Microsoft’s MTC in Reston, Virginia, but close enough. Thanks to everyone who attended our event, either online or in-person, last week. It was great to have such a...

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Posted by | April 13, 2011
Technical Session Levels (100, 200, 300, and 400)

You always hear about "level 200", "level 300", and "level 400" talks at conferences. Well, I have always wondered there was a standard rating system that all speakers agree to....

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Posted by | March 18, 2011
Agile Scrum Development Practices with the Experts – see you in DC next month

If you are in the DC area next month, you should attend this exciting, free event where will explore Scrum in the real-world and how you can adopt a more...

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Posted by | November 17, 2010
Tech Ed Berlin Links

On the Tech Ed Berlin VS2010 Ultimate booth, we fielded a wide range of questions about Visual Studio and TFS. We used a few web pages to help with the...

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Posted by | June 15, 2010
Tech-Ed 2010 Presentations

Thank you to everyone who attended my talks at Tech-Ed 2010 last week in New Orleans. I had a great time talking Scrum, Visual Studio 2010, and all intersections in-between....

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Posted by | May 5, 2010
Application Lifecycle Management interview at the Visual Studio 2010 launch

At the Visual Studio 2010 launch a few weeks ago I was interviewed, along with David Starr, about ALM. I just found the recording online. Here are the steps to...

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Posted by | April 16, 2010
Visual Studio 2010 Presentations at DevConnections

Thank you to everyone who attended my talks at DevConnections in Las Vegas this week. I enjoyed meeting you and showing you the new capabilities in Visual Studio 2010. VVS01...

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Posted by | May 19, 2009
Altova DiffDog now Supports Database Differencing

I met up with the Altova folks last week at Tech-Ed and asked about any cool improvements or features in their 2009 version of DiffDog It turns out there are...

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