Software development, .Net, SQL Server, TDD, Agile, Community and other Odds and Sods
Mitch Wheat has been working as a professional programmer since 1984, graduating with a honours degree in Mathematics from Warwick University, UK in 1986. He moved to Perth in 1995, having worked in software houses in London and Rotterdam. He has worked in the areas of mining, electronics, research, defence, financial, GIS, telecommunications, engineering, and information management. Mitch has worked mainly with Microsoft technologies (since Windows version 3.0) but has also used UNIX. He holds the following Microsoft certifications: MCPD (Web and Windows) using C# and SQL Server MCITP (Admin and Developer). His preferred development environment is C#, .Net Framework and SQL Server. Mitch has worked as an independent consultant for the last 10 years, and is currently involved with helping teams improve their Software Development Life Cycle. His areas of special interest lie in performance tuning
Saturday, October 28, 2006
TechEd 2006 WebCast Series
If you haven't seen this already, you can download around 140 of the TechEd 2006 webcast and breakout sessions. It never ceases to amaze me how many resources Microsoft offer for free. [They also seem to have streamlined the registration/download process somewhat. Thanks Ron!]
In fact, Dan Appleman (the VB legend) recently commented on this phenomena, mentioning what it was like to develop software back in the mid to late 1980's, before Google and when documentation was a lot scarcer than it is now!
MSN, Email: mitch døt wheat at gmail.com