Friday, October 28, 2005

Microsoft CRM

Recently, a dept in our company has expressed interest in MS CRM. I found some links that might help us look at some of the cool features of this tool.

Microsoft CRM Demos

Microsoft CRM Customer Service Demo

Microsoft CRM Overview Demo

Microsoft CRM Sales Demo

Microsoft CRM White Papers

CRM ROI Blueprint 2004 - How Customer-Focused Strategies and Solutions Drive Productivity, Profitability and Growth (154 KB)

Thursday, October 27, 2005

Very useful Build Links

Ajay Sudan, a product manager for Team System, recently assembled the following resources for Team Foundation Build:
Team Foundation Team Blog - Team Foundation Build Overview
Product Documentation - Managing Builds with Team Foundation Build
Product Documentation - Team Foundation Build Walkthroughs
Product Documentation - Performing Nightly Builds with Team Foundation Server
MSDN Forums - Teambuild: Customizing the e-mail sent when a build completes Video - Automating Nightly Builds with Team Build Video - Customizing the Build Process with Team Build
Product Documentation - Team Foundation Server Beta 3 Known Issues
And Nagaraju Palla, a technical lead at the India Development Center, added links to these related blogs:

Architectural links

Thursday, October 20, 2005

Team Foundation Build

As Team Build becomes important, I had started looking for good reads on the latest Team Foundation Build system. Here's some info:,VS.80).aspx

Office Add-Ins

I read about Office Add-ins when I was reading about VSTS but was not able to get my hands on a reliable source. I found that finally

Sunday, October 16, 2005

New Terms from MSFT

Lots of new terms coming outta MSFT these days.. Atlas, AJAX, Orcas, Longhorn, Avalon, Indigo, WinFX ...Here are some interesting links

Roadmap -

Planning for Orcas -

Avalon -

Indigo -

Wednesday, October 12, 2005

Team System Features

As a technical Architect, I am looking for resources that help me best educate all types of users in my company's SDLC about the new features of VSTS. I have found a lot of interesting stuff on MSDN and the rest I gather from other blogs. I don't find one place where there is a complete list of features, classified by user type so that I know I have covered all my points...Huh!

Saturday, October 08, 2005

Saturday, October 01, 2005

Found VSTS Template customisation link

I finally found what I was looking for. The VSTS Metholody customization toollit. I don't know whether I was giving the wrong search criteria or its just difficult to find this..Anyways here's the link

Shrini 's Blog on Software Testing

I found a very interesting site for Software testing at ..Shrini 's Blog on Software Testing