Archive for June, 2007

Sydney Business & Technology User Group

The meeting held on 27 June 2007 was fantastic, sessions covered were:

Web 2.0 (Steven Ringo)

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June 28, 2007 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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TCS among top 10 profitable cos – Software -News – Tech News – Indiatimes Infotech

TCS among top 10 profitable cos – Software – News – Tech News – Indiatimes Infotech

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has been ranked among the leading global IT companies by global magazine BusinessWeek, besides being the only Indian entity to be listed among the world’s top 10 profitable firms.

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June 24, 2007 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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» Even Softies get the Vista installation blues | All about Microsoft | ZDNet.com

Good to know I was not the only one who could not upgrade……. 

» Even Softies get the Vista installation blues | All about Microsoft | ZDNet.com

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June 24, 2007 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Craig Bailey’s thoughts on life and Visual FoxPro: MANAGEMENT: Hiring and firing

Craig Bailey’s thoughts on life and Visual FoxPro: MANAGEMENT: Hiring and firing

Craig Bailey, Thanks for the link.

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June 22, 2007 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Talman looking for Senior Developer and Senior testing and QA professional…

Talman Pty. Ltd. is currently looking for Senior developer and a Senior testing and QA professional.

The roles are based in Sydney-Australia, for more information on our company visit http://www.talmansolutions.com.au

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June 22, 2007 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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"Rush" of projects….

This happens once in a while, you are working on a project which lasts longer than expected (may be overrun or mis-managed or whatever) and then while you are approaching the end of the project or after you have completed the project, there is a rush of requirements / projects to be managed, this can be because :

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June 18, 2007 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
Posted in: Project Management

Microsoft Releases Scrum Tool

 

Microsoft Releases Scrum Tool

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June 17, 2007 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
Posted in: Project Management, Tools, Tips & Utilities

Download details: Microsoft Visual FoxPro 9.0 Service Pack 2 and "Sedna" – Beta

 

Download details: Microsoft Visual FoxPro 9.0 Service Pack 2 and “Sedna” – Beta

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June 17, 2007 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
Posted in: Visual Foxpro

Fixed cost Quotes…the other side

A fixed cost definition can be broadly termed as below (as any standard IT Person can perceive):

Should it bid at modest rates and go over budget, the Vendor / Developer will eat the cost, – thus, stating a risk for Vendor / Developer.

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June 5, 2007 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
Posted in: Project Management, Software Engineering

No more newsletters on VFP……

Link to my post on VFP monthly newsletter dated 2nd April 2007:

Monthly VFP newsletter from the VFP Program Manager

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June 2, 2007 · Rahul Desai · 2 Comments
Posted in: Visual Foxpro