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Software Development Survey 2017

  So, you’re a developer? or an architect? or maybe even a technical delivery manager? Great 🙂 I need you! I’m currently doing some research for an upcoming book, and for a new software product, and who better to ask than those that are building and delivering software solutions each and every day? So I’d like […]


Introducing Windows Azure Infrastructure as a Service

If you haven’t heard about Azure yet, I’d be surprised. Cloud based Platform applications like Windows Azure SQL Databases (WASDs) have been around for several years, and are becoming highly popular.  WASDs (for example) don’t quite have all of the same…


Visual Studio 2013 Preview, Visual Studio 2012 Update 3 and .NET Framework 4.5.1 Now Available

Visual Studio 2013 Preview, Visual Studio 2012 Update 3 and .NET Framework 4.5.1 are available for download

You can download the following versions of Visual Studio 2013 Preview

Visual Studio 2013 Preview
Visual Studio Ultimate 2013 Preview


Windows 8 for the Enterprise Event – Tuesday, April 16th

I’ve had the chance to talk to quite a few people over the last few months about my experiences with Windows 8.  So far, and I can’t see it changing, I’ve been very impressed with Windows 8 and the efficiency boost it has provided me in normal, day-to-d…