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Moving to Software Factories

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You may have heard of Software Factories already, but failed to grasp the actual meaning of it. This two-pager should help to understand the fundamental ideas behind Software Factories and the way Microsoft and Ordina deal with them.

April 24, 2006

Redmond 2006 - A Trip Report

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Since I’m back, several colleagues and friends inquired about the trip to Redmond. But sadly, the last two weeks were a bit busy (both personally as well as professionally), so I simply did not find the time to write a trip report…up to now…The trip started on 10:00 Tuesday the 28th of March when...

April 19, 2006

Eastern wasn’t so good for me

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From a weather point-of-view, Eastern was quite good. I’ve visited Delft by bicycle for two days and enjoyed some nice beverages in the sun. However, it didn’t finish well. Yesterday morning I discovered that somebody couldn’t leave its hands off my car!!!! The lock was broken, the Pioneer DEH-P8...

April 19, 2006

Managed Debugging Assistents on the rescue

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In several projects, I’ve been heavily using COM and other interop-related technologies. The pain with these technologies is that is often very difficult to track down bugs and interop mismatches. The same applies to working with No-Touch Deployment. Problems that occur while loading the applicat...

April 13, 2006

Back from Redmond

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Just to let everybody know that I’m working on an extensive trip report. Just be patient…

April 13, 2006