How to make a good Product Owner

How to make a good Product Owner

How do we make good Product Owners At my Teched talks this month (Australia and New Zealand) I talked about Product Owners. After my session there were lots of discussion around the Product Owner Scrum role, and what makes a good one. I loved hearing the stories of dysfunction about Product Owners who have not […]

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A Glimpse into your ASP.NET App

A Glimpse into your ASP.NET App

Diagnosing issues with your web app can be one of the most difficult things for developers.  Sometimes, the browser just doesn’t show you what you expect.  Visual Studio is the best possible IDE to help developers see what’s going on with their code during development, but what about what’s happening in the ASP.NET framework?  And […]

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New Features in Visual Studio 2013 and TFS 2013

New Features in Visual Studio 2013 and TFS 2013

Brian Harry recently blogged about some great new features coming in Visual Studio 2013 and Team Foundation Server 2013 and  I want to address the three aspects that affect our customers the most: TFS support for Epics, the new Team Explorer window in Visual Studio, and Cloud Load Testing. 1) TFS Support for Epics Brian […]

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2012 Retrospective of SSW

2012 Retrospective of SSW

Continuing on from December’s “My 2012 as Microsoft Regional Director” post, I thought I might reflect on how 2012 went at SSW. It really was another great year for SSW with the launch of our new Metro website as well as our new SSW TV site.  In 2012, SSW TV went from zero to 30,000 […]

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