In the second half of my chat with Ian we talked about his brief (so far) history with Microsoft, dogfooding the performance tools, analysis best practices, common performance mistakes made by developers, and his favorite VS 2005 feature.
All of this is packed up into a neat 7+ minute…
I found Ian, a Developer on our Performance tools, because of
his blog. He has been writing a
great series of
posts that preview the Performance Profiling tools you'll find in Beta 2 of VSTS. Pictures are great, but I asked him if he'd also like to do a demo.
This is the more laid back interview portion of the show. If you have additional questions for Ali and Dmitriy after watching parts
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In part two of this three part demo/interview Dmitriy shows how you can create diagrams that represent the logical structure of a data center for the purpose of communicating important information to the developer about the target deployment environment.
He also shows off how the…
In January Ali
posted a preview of the Distributed System Designers to his blog. The screenshots he posted are cool, but we figured it would be better if we went over for a live demo. We split this video up into three parts. In part 1 Ali demo's the Application designer.
This part is…
Milind Lele, program manager on the Visual Studio data team, shows off some of the power of the next SQL Server, code-named Yukon, when combined with the next version of Visual Studio, code-named Whidbey.
One of the big advances in the next version of SQL Server is the inclusion of the .NET…
In part II of our Visual Studio core team tour, Josh and I talked with members of the Editor, Extensibility, and Help Integration teams (Part I is here). Today you meet:
Sean Laberee |
Sara Ford | Chris Burrows |
Craig Skibo | Nicolas Coderre | Chetan Parmar |…
Meet members of the Visual Studio Core team who work on the Help System, VSIP, MSBuild, and other shared IDE features. We've split the video into two parts; second part will come tomorrow. Today
Josh Ledgard will introduce us to:
Aaron Brethorst |
Tim Sullivan |
Paul McKee | Chris McGuire |…
While we were at the Topcoder contest last month handing out Nine Guys we met Alex Kipman (he is lead program manager on MS Build). He has a cool demo of using Visual Studio to build a system for a variety of mobile devices.
Of course the demo was done in a hotel lobby of a Silicon Valley hotel.…