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Inside access to Microsoft VSTS Invitation Only Event

Wanna feel like an insider? Well now you can thanks to yours truly.

Microsoft is holding a series of invitation only events and I have the ultra-secret invitation codes available for you. (Well, I guess it's not an ultra secret event, cause I'm allowed to share them with you) You'll be able to see the best of VSTS 2008 while also getting an early view at what is coming in VSTS 2010.

VSTS or Visual Studio Team System provides multi-disciplined team members with an integrated set of tools for architecture, design, development, database development and testing of applications. Team members can continuously collaborate and utilize a complete set of tools and guidance at every step of the application life cycle.

You'll find the one day Team System "Big Event" in Denver CO, Mountain View CA, Irvine CA, Portland OR, and Phoenix AZ.

Sessions

  • Test Driven Development - Improving .NET Application Performance and Scalability.
  • "It Works on My Machine!" - Closing the Loop Between Development and Testing.
  • Treating Databases as First Class Citizens in Development.
  • Architecture without Big Design Up Front.
  • Development Best Practices & How Microsoft Helps
  • "Bang for Your Buck" - Getting the Most out of Team Foundation Server.

Registration + Invitation Codes

Denver, CO April 22, 2009 Click here to register with invitation code: DD1A7F Mountain View, CA April 28, 2009 Click here to register with invitation code: 80D459 Irvine, CA April 30, 2009 Click here to register with invitation code: A86389 Portland, OR May 5, 2009 Click here to register with invitation code: 2DC0A9 Phoenix, AZ May 7, 2009 Click here to register with invitation code: 90BC47

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