Archive for April, 2008

May HDNUG Event – Input Needed

April 15, 2008

Phill Kenny from Bryn Systems is likely to be joining us to present on BizTalk at the May HDNUG event. Phill would like some suggestions on the topics people would like to see covered by this presentation, an example might be;

“How does BizTalk differ from SQL Server Intergration Services and when should these technologies be used”

This is a great oppurtunity to get your questions on BizTalk answered so I encourage you to have some input. If you can email your suggestions to it would be greatly appreciated.

Bryn Systems is a software development house and consultancy specialising in EAI and B2B integration solutions using MS-BizTalk. You can find Bryn Systems on the web at  


April HDNUG Event

April 15, 2008

Date: Tuesday 29th April
Cost: FREE
Venue: Wrest Point Hotel Casino (Room to be advised)
Time:  6pm Food and networking; 6:30 Talks begin
Presenter: Rowan Miller
Topic: How the Technology Services Group builds and deploys its SOA applications using Visual Studio 2008 and the dotNet Framework 3.5.

Technology Services Group (TSG) is the information technology provider for Federal Hotels and Resorts. Federal Hotels & Resorts operates in the tourism and leisure industry and is recognised as Tasmania’s leading tourism, entertainment, accommodation and gambling services provider.

During this presentation we will explore an end to end SOA solution and the options for building, deploying and maintaining such solutions using Visual Studio 2008. The presentation will focus on the following technologies;
-> Visual Studio 2008
-> WCF
-> MS SQL 2005 & 2008
-> Click Once Deployment

Download March HDNUG Slides

April 1, 2008

Jey has kindly made his slide deck available to us, you can download it from