August 2009 Entries

Speaking at MS TechDays Canada 2009 in Winnipeg
I’ll be presenting at TechDays Canada 2009 in Winnipeg! I’ll be presenting: Better Software Change and Configuration Management Using TFS A critical factor in getting the most out of Team Foundation Server is understanding the version control and build systems. In this session, learn how use Team Build and Team Foundation Server Version Control to effectively manage concurrent development branches. Learn about how set up your repository structure and how to define builds. Learn about different branching ......

Posted On Thursday, August 20, 2009 9:41 PM | Comments (0)

FREE Mastering PowerShell eBook
Came across this FREE eBook the other day. Definitely going into my Reference material folder. Almost every project involves some management activities where scripting is required. However, I’ve not invested enough in PowerShell (learn as I go). This eBook looks like a good general reference and the price is right. Technorati Tags: PowerShell ......

Posted On Monday, August 3, 2009 12:44 PM | Comments (0)

Toolbox: SQL Aliaser
Jeremy Wiebe here at Imaginet created a handy tool for managing SQL aliases: The SQL Aliaser tool aims to solve one small problem: managing an alias for a SQL Server. This tool allows you to alias a remote SQL Server to your local SQL Server. Currently it is very limited in functionality, but it makes the process of flipping between the remote SQL Server and your local instance as easy as clicking a single button. This release supports 64-bit platforms. Future releases may add support for multiple ......

Posted On Monday, August 3, 2009 12:24 PM | Comments (0)