TechEd Backstage 2010

Jorke Odolphi, Ben Parker and myself delivered a talk on the infrastructure behind TechEd 2010. YouTube recording is below. From the session catalogue:

“Tech•Ed is upon us and the international men of mystery (aka tight knit band of Microsoft suppliers who have been putting this event on for far too long) are up to their proverbials in network design and implementation. Come along to hear what has happened for: Continue reading

The Philosophy of Software Quality

Joel Pobar and I delivered a session at TechEd 2010 on the Gold Coast around the core pillars of software quality (well, our opinion anyway :)). Video is after the jump.

“A quality outcome always takes more time and effort than a poor outcome. The universe decrees that it is harder to make a good cup of coffee but trivially easy to make a bad one, so why is it then that, as a profession we continually strive to create better outcomes with less effort? Continue reading