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I am pleased to announce that my MVP status was renewed! A large portion of that is due to this blog and all the hits I’ve gotten – so if you keep reading, I’ll keep posting! Thanks also to Microsoft – I have really enjoyed being an MVP so far – having access to the other MVPs and the VS and TFS product groups has made my job much more enjoyable, and made me look good too! I’ll be here all year, ...
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I will be co-presenting with Ahmed Salijee at TechDays in Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town (12, 16 and 19 Oct respectively). Check out the website for details on exact dates and venues – there is tons of new stuff to show off, so this is going to be a really exciting event! Here’s the blurb for the demo Ahmed and I will be doing: End to End Application Lifecycle Management with Visual Studio ...
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I’ve just spent 4 days in Seattle at my first Global MVP Summit – it’s been great meeting a lot of the other ALM MVPs and putting faces to email addresses! It’s also been great getting an “inside scope” on some of the strategic directions that the TFS and VS product teams are taking. On Tuesday, Chuck Sterling did a presentation and “snagged me” to be his live Code Monkey demonstrator (he spoke ...
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This week I got an email congratulating me on becoming an MVP for Application Lifecycle Management. This is a huge honour! Thanks to all involved in this – including the community! I thought the stats on where MVPs are globally was interesting – here’s an image showing the distribution geographically. Don’t forget to catch me at TechEd Africa!