Aussie Azure – Winning on Visual Studio Online in Australia – I feel the speed

Aussie Azure – Winning on Visual Studio Online in Australia – I feel the speed

7 months ago in October 2014, Scott Guthrie announced the long-awaited availability of Microsoft Azure cloud services in Australia. Currently there are two data centers, Sydney and Melbourne. Today, 11th May 2015, sees Visual Studio Online (also known by my clients as VS Online or VSO or TFS Azure) come to our Australian Azure data centers. This is great […]

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What’s new in Visual Studio 2015 and ALM 2015

What’s new in Visual Studio 2015 and ALM 2015

I’m off to Europe for the Norwegian Developers Conference in Oslo and the Xamarin Hack Day in Slovenia.  Of course I’ll be talking about Visual Studio 2015 and all things mobile.  At SSW we’ve been using Visual Studio 2015 on a few projects and it’s a bigger change than I expected. Thanks to a new/refreshing/cool/awesome […]

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Getting 96% Code Reuse with Xamarin Forms

Getting 96% Code Reuse with Xamarin Forms

We’re putting more and more business logic in our pockets these days and with our latest project we’ve crammed in an entire nursing home! To keep our mobile application lightning fast and make the most from a phone’s tiny resources we’ve decided to go native on iOS and Android. Let me tell you our experiences […]

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This Friday the 19th, come and see what the FireBootCamp graduates have built

This Friday the 19th, come and see what the FireBootCamp graduates have built

It’s been 2 months since the newest session of FireBootCamp kicked off in Sydney, and our students have been working hard. I’d like you to come along and see how far the students have come in the last 9 weeks.

Often working from 9 til 9, they have learned the latest technologies and best practices, from ASP.NET MVC to AngularJS and more. They’ve mastered Scrum and learned a lot about the importance of delivering value to the Product Owner in every sprint.

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