For anyone who wasn't able to attend the Visio Conference 2008 this February or has been itching to show everyone else the cool things coming in Visio "vNext", the wait is over! Videos from all the conference sessions are posted on http://www.visiotoolbox.com. Click on the conference link in the bottom-right corner of the page - or follow the links below.
Each session consists of the PowerPoint slide deck, speaker audio and video of the demos. Use the links below to jump to the sessions for each track:
Keynotes - http://www.visiotoolbox.com/visioconference2008/Keynotes/start.htm
General Sessions - http://www.visiotoolbox.com/visioconference2008/GeneralSessions/start.htm
Solutions Track - http://www.visiotoolbox.com/visioconference2008/BusinessSolutions/start.htm
Developer Track - http://www.visiotoolbox.com/visioconference2008/SolutionDevelopment/start.htm
End User Track - http://www.visiotoolbox.com/visioconference2008/EndUser/start.htm
For those specifically interested in Visio "vNext", here are the four sessions where we demonstrated some of the capabilities coming next release:
Visualizing Information Work Today & Tomorrow - Jeff Raikes keynote
The Visio Business Today and Software Development Process - Richard Wolf keynote
Visio Future Investments - Bill Morein
Visio Futures - API Insights - John Haug and Philippe Arida
You should be able to click on a link and then click on Play. The videos take a varying amount of time to load - a few minutes in some cases. If you find that the UI frame around the slides / video is missing, try refreshing the web page. This will reload the controls but the session will resume playing where you left off.
A few updates… XMI Export We recently reported the availability of Service Pack 2 (SP2) for Visio 2007.