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Hello everyone still listening… I know I’ve been a little silent for a while, well almost 6 months actually. Let’s say I’ve been busy ;-). The first big news is that I have left my old employer after 17 years. I’d like to say that it’s been a great time and I wish them good luck. I was offered a position has director of the Microsoft practice here in Montreal at DMR and I needed a change so I accepted the position. It’s been great and I’ve been real busy. I’m getting my head out a little bit now ......

I was saddened to hear that Gary Gygax had passed away last week. Mr. Gygax is one of the inventors of the Dungeon and Dragon tabletop game. You could say he started a sub-culture which is no small thing. Most of the RPG games (video or tabletop) all take something from D&D. I started playing in the 80s and I am a still a regular gamer 25 later. D&D helped me learn English, stay out of trouble, fantasize about adventures, travelling to other worlds and dealing with other cultures. It is also ......

Well it's been a while since I've last posted, I'm in my eyeballs with stuff to do. We have finally released our internal Team Build offering and I will hopefully soon start my series of post on Team Build. We have just bought a house so getting everything ready running around to see what we need to do, mortgage, boxes, phone numbers, address changes... you know what I mean. I'm preparing my presentations for the fall, I'll be a panelist on the "Ignite your career" Webcast series offered by MSDN ......

You got Team Suite? Download the trial version here and install over it. TEfDP will automatically adjust to full version see here for details or you can download 3.8 gig and install over TE and it will also adjust itself (I personally prefer the 20 Meg download). Got Team Dev/Arc/Test then you need to buy the full version since it's a new sku on the same level as the other 3. Got Pro, well sorry but you'll need to upgrade to one of the Team Skus and TEfDP is a good one. By the way, TEfDP is free ......

16:30 EST – Day 22, On the plane again after 27h shore leave home. My bags didn’t make it from New York to Montreal but I got them at 9pm yesterday just in time to do some washing and repacking. I’m now on the way to Kokomo Indiana (I know less exotic than New-Zealand and Argentina but I’m sure the people there will be as great as everywhere else). This will be my 3rd stop and the 4th for Sandman and Chief. I think I’m back to the correct time zone (in my body anyway) ......

Rob tells us that the Basic Authentication scenario will not be supported in V1 here. This scenario is very important to a lot of small/medium business with consultant on the road a lot. But fear not, there are ways around this problem. 1. Use IA it works for most scenario, where I've seen issues is when leaving corporate environment that are protected by firewall (like everyone!). But if you are connecting from home (for example) even behind personal router it works fine.2. Look at teamplain, a ......