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    Successful Agile Seminar in Pune, India->Seminar Materials Download

    We had a great Agile seminar yesterday in Pune, India. You can download the seminar slides here. A special thanks to Telerik, the Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture and the team from e-Zest for planning such a successful event. Usually as the speaker I get all the glory, so here is the photo of me with the folks who made it happen, they deserve the glory: Technorati Tags: Agile,Pune
    February 26, 2010
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    Telerik OpenAccess Data Services Wizard Beta 2-Now with Visual Studio 2010 Support

    Telerik has released the latest beta of the OpenAccess Data Service Wizard. We now support Visual Studio 2010 RC! You can also choose to use WCF 4.0 as one of the services you can build. Based on your feedback we also added a new feature: the ability to automatically generate dependent entities. Download it today and give us your feedback. Next stop is the full release as part of our 2010 Q1 release of OpenAccess. See the OpenAccess roadmap here.   Technorati Tags: Telerik
    February 23, 2010
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    Why do teams succeed?

    The story of human achievement is almost always one of teamwork. While we celebrate individual accomplishments, like Neil Armstrong stepping foot on the moon, it is always the team that makes or breaks the effort. I have always been interested in why teams succeed; it is easy to figure out why teams fail. A lot of time we think that we need a team of “Ninjas” in order to succeed, or a superstar team leader. In reality we need neither the Ninja team nor rock star team leader. For better or worse, I have been leading teams for a long time and I maybe a decent...
    February 15, 2010
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    How to video: Using Telerik Data Services Wizard Beta1 to build an AtomPub Endpoint

    .NET Ninja in training, Peter Bahaa, shows us how to build an AtomPub Endpoint using Telerik OpenAccess entities and the Data Services Wizard beta 1. Telerik Data Services Wizard Beta1-ATOMPub from Stephen Forte on Vimeo. Technorati Tags: Telerik,AtomPub,WCF
    February 09, 2010
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    Speaking at TechEd North America 2010

    Check out my pre-con at TechEd North America, Joel and I will be speaking on Agile. Register here. :) PRC07 The Agile Methodology Demystified: Implementing Agile in Your Organization Track: Development Practices Speaker(s): Joel Semeniuk, Stephen Forte Agile project management and development methods are being adopted at many development shops. After an introduction to the basics of Agile and Scrum, including: project planning and estimation, the Scrum Master, team, product owner and burn down, and of course the daily Scrum, certified scrum masters Stephen and Joel show many real-world applications of the methodology drawn from their own experience. Negotiating with the business, estimation, and team dynamics are all discussed...
    February 06, 2010