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A view on software, services and technology by Ryan Storgaard

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    Microsoft's Martin Taylor on Slashdot

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    Great interview on Slashdot with Martin Taylor taking questions on Linux vs Windows from the /.'ers http://interviews.slashdot.org/interviews/05/02/15/1258244.shtml?tid=109&tid=163&tid=11&tid=218 Make sure also read the comments as they're...
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    Microsoft 64-bit summary - IA64, X64, Windows 2003, XP, .NET Framework, SQL Server, training, webcasts

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    64-Bit and Windows 2003/Windows XP To clarify here, there are two different 64-bit hardware architectures so when explaining Microsoft’s support for them it helps to try and summarize this a bit before jumping straight in. I’ll be fairly brief in this...
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    ASP.NET 2.0 Resources - MSDN webcasts & whitepapers

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    I've been digging into ASP.NET 2.0 lately so thought I'd share some good webcasts and whitepapers I've found along the way... Planning for Whidbey webcast Here’s a fantastic webcast by Stefan Schackow discussing “planning for Whidbey”. It was great as...
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    Microsoft - SAP & Siebel links from MSDN Canada Devchat

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    Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO) - MSDN VSTO Dev Centre - VSTO labs , walkthroughs , code samples , and demos Information Bridge Framework (IBF) - MSDN Dev Centre , training , demos , and technical articles SAP Resources www.microsoft-sap.com Microsft...
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    MSDN Connected Systems Deep Dive - Resources

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    As promised, here’s a list of resources I mentioned during my Connected Systems MSDN Deep Dive presentation and should help get you started… [UPDATE: Here's a link to Simon's WSE Trace tool I used during the WSE demo] Web Services, Web Services Architecture...
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    Indigo briefing

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    [UPDATE: Check out Don, Doug, Richard and Eric on the latest .NET Show talking about Connected Systems - highly recommended! ] Last week I was in Redmond attending an internal session on Indigo and it was amazing!! Don Box 's talk was awesome as usual...
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    The return of the MSDN Deep Dives!! This time - Connected Systems

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    It's that time o' year again! Halloween? nah fo'get halloween, I'm talkin' about the oh so popular MSDN Deep Dives!! The theme this time is on Connected Systems which is very cool as this is where my main interests are. The idea behind the format of this...
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    The Bloggers Guide to Biztalk

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    If you're into BizTalk 2004, you've gotta have a look at this cool help file (.chm) that was put together by a bunch of BizTalk Bloggers (and according to the doc it'll be updated on a monthly basis). Very cool idea as you'll see the content reads very...
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    Mobility Videos on Channel 9

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    While we're on the mobility theme here I just noticed Scoble put up some cool mobility videos on Channel 9 . (Remember you can download these now too!!) Tour of mobile devices with Visual Studio for Devices team A look at the emulator that's built into...
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    Windows Mobility resources - Vancouver .NET User Group Presentation

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    I had a great time last night delivering a mobility talk to the Vancouver .NET User Groups. Thanks for coming everyone and congrat's to the lucky winners of our prize draws!! If you didn't win something this time, keep coming as we'll be giving away more...
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    Cool URL capability for beta documention on MSDN!!

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    Check this out: http://msdn2.microsoft.com/library/System.Web.aspx You can substitute System.Web with whatever namespace (for example http://msdn2.microsoft.com/library/System.Data.SqlClient.aspx ). You can even put in properties! http://msdn2.microsoft...
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    Hello Vancouver!

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    Well, it's official! I've re-located from Calgary to Vancouver and am totally stoked to be back in BC. Mind you, I didn't miss the provincial sales tax that's for sure! The last month's been pretty crazy with the whole moving thing (note to self - never...
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    "NAP" - Not just a cool acronym!

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    I was reading Ari's blog this weekend and he discussed “NAP” Network Access Protection which is a new feature in Windows 2003 Release 2. I hadn't heard of this yet so I read a bit about it and it's a very cool concept!! Basically, NAP provides...
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    Awesome discussion thread detailing an ASP.NET 1.x user's Whidbey Feedback

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    I've been doing several presentations lately on ASP.NET 2.0 so when I stumbled across Bertrand's blog posting which contained a great discussion on Whidbey features and comments from Alister on why things were they way they were (or not) I thought I'd...
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    Love Biztalk 2004? Love the WSE? Check this out

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    Check out Scott's post regarding the Biztalk 2004 WSE Adapter technology preview. You can read all about it as well as how to get the tech preview on his blog. I'll repost the instructions on how to get it here: How do I get it? 1. Point your browser...
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    WSE 2.0 Released!!!

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    Wohoooo!!! WSE 2.0 is finished and ready for downloading! You can grab it here There's also a great new Programming with WSE 2.0 article on MSDN by Matt Powell I'd highly recommend. Finally, check out another article which discusses some updates to...
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    Channel9.msdn.com -- now this is cool...

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    You've got to check channel9.msdn.com ... The basic concept is to provide some transparency around some of the teams and individuals at Microsoft. What they're up to, what their job is, what some of their thoughts are etc. Here's a couple to get you going...
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    MSDN Spring Briefing - ASP.NET Security and Designing LOB Web Applications

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    Event Details: MSDN events provide Developers with in-depth, how-to information on developing applications and solutions using Microsoft technology. By attending the MSDN events, you’ll get information on ASP.NET and Developing Secure Code. TechNet...
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    Check out VSLIVE in Toronto "eh"

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    Hey “Hosers”.... Very cool news! VSLive is going to be in Toronto in May... VSLive! and MDC comes to Toronto, May 4-7 with over 100 hours of how-to sessions and workshops on developing better and faster with Visual Studio .NET . What...
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    .NET and J2EE Interoperability Toolkit --- Nice!

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    Got a copy of Simon Guest's “ Microsoft .NET and J2EE Interoperability Toolkit ” the other day. Simon defintitely did an outstanding job on this book. You can approach it from either a java perspective having to interop with .NET or from a...
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    Well it's about bloggin' time!

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    Taaa Daaa! Well, whether you asked for it or not, here I am in all my XML glory... I think I'll start this blog off by sending you off to read an entry in Jason Nadal's blog regarding “Monad”... Monad is something I stumbled upon awhile...
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