The New Normal: Development in Today’s Organizations

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Sogeti “Technology Outlook 2013”

The Sogeti “Technology Outlook 2013” presents what we believe this year will be made of. Not only does it list 12 promising trends, it also provides you with a broader frame to understand what is at stake and how they actually relate. This document is the outcome of a collaborative effort by our SogetiLabs, gathering our most distinguished technology leaders. Download The SogetiLabs Technology Outlook 2013 is available for download in the Sogeti online bookstore: http://www.ict-books.c... [More]

Sharepoint Social Intranet [Dutch]

SSI een Sharepoint implementatie van Sogeti, Verhoog productiviteit en verbeter samenwerking. Kijk hier voor meer informatie  Kijk ook om het boek ‘the Connected Workforce’ the downloaden. Making Your Digital Transformation Work Where will you be five years from now? What great successes will your company achieve in the coming years? There will be a lot of pressure on organizations, from changing demographics, a changing economy and very competitive m... [More]

Free book: The Connected Workforce. Making your Digital Transformation Work

A book written by Sogeti together with Microsoft and Capgemini Consulting, detailing the why and how of embracing digital technology for maximum results. Within The Connected Workforce, experts provide effective strategies for facilitating a digital transformation within the enterprise while still maximizing existing technology investments. The book also includes a roadmap on how to get there, from building your vision to the execution of projects that excite and energize both clients and emplo... [More]

Windows 8 Store App – Dutch railroad travel planner video’s

Below some video’s of a personal Windows 8 project. A perfect exercise for creating small backlog items and tasks, most work I did was while waiting on airports and in planes. I created in TFS just small enough tasks so I could fulfill one or two at an airport (1 max 2 hour). Anyway, this is the result. There are still some bpi’s on the backlog and all feedback is welcome.       Over view route advice capabilities Get Wiki Station Info, delays, maintenance... [More]

Windows 8 Dutch Train Planner App

The Dutch Train Planner App uses Bing Maps to plan and visualize your train journey.   Enter video caption here Usages The App has two entry points, the main entry is searching for travel advices the second is information about your current journey. Search for travel advices. When opening the App a map is shown with all the train stations in the Netherlands, zoomed at you... [More]

Not a Windows 8 machine, but you do want to start creating Store Apps … the possibilities.

There are two good workarounds when you want to start playing/ learning to develop Windows 8 Store Apps, but you aren’t able to due to a machine limitations or company policies.    1: Windows 8 Virtual Labs The first is accessible for everybody, but a bit limited. Microsoft provides several virtual labs with exercises a good starting point. The only limitation is that you can’t save your work, so creating something for yourself isn’t possible.   labs for C# and JavaScript a... [More]

Hands-on Visual Studio 2012 Workshops - What to do with your free Azure MSDN subscription.

I run workshops. Instead of boring lectures, I give the attendees the opportunity to get real hands-on experience and feel the scenario instead of listing only. Specially the Visual Studio 2012 ALM scenario’s are really nice, the attendees work together on a scenario like: code review, feedback, agile planning and testing.   I run these workshops with Azure Virtual Machines, every attendee has it’s own environment on Azure prepared and configured by me for that specific workshop.... [More]

A collaborative culture - PointZERO book launch

My presentation from yesterdays PointZERO book launch. Dit is een ingesloten Microsoft Office-presentatiebestand dat mogelijk is gemaakt door Office Web Apps. Or see it on Slideshare       Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);;js.src="//";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

TFSPreview with a Windows Store Apps build on Azure

The Hosted Team Foundation Service build doesn’t support building Windows Store Apps. A lot of other environment are supported but Azure doesn’t allow you to run a Windows 8 Client. So, no Windows Store Apps build agent on Azure. You could setup a local machine with Windows 8, configure a build controller, agent and connect it to TFSPreview, will cost you a machine. Lucky, there is an easy way get this organized... Use the default Windows Server 2012 Azure Image … Although the documen... [More]