PDC05 Day 1

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Start PDC05 Day 1 My day started with the Keynote marathon featuring Bill Gates, Jim Alchin and a host of people doing demos. Windows Vista, Linq, Office 12, Indigo (WCF) and Avalon (WPF) were the main topics covered, for a good overview of the content check out this post by Barry Gervin. After the keynote… Continue reading PDC05 Day 1

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PDC05 Day 0

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I arrived at LAX at just after 4:00pm. I flew Business Class (not because I’m rich, I booked on points months ago) and I’m sure there were several celebrity types (presumably returning from the Toronto International Film Festival) up there with me but the only one (I think) I recognized was Steven Soderbergh. A cab… Continue reading PDC05 Day 0

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SQL Server Reporting Services for Free?????

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I just heard the live recording of next Monday’s .NET Rocks! and the guest, Regional Director Jackie Goldstein, said that SQL Server Express 2005 will have some form of Reporting Services capabilities by the time it’s released. He didn’t get into details but from what I can gather this means that Reporting Services will become a free tool.… Continue reading SQL Server Reporting Services for Free?????