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New Blog at UNSW

Thu, 13 Aug 2009 20:10:50 +0000

My new work place at UNSW just provided me with a new blogging home see you over there!

Change is Good – Change Challenges

Fri, 02 Jan 2009 08:21:46 +0000

I've resigned from Microsoft, and will be taking up an A/Professorship in Services Engineering at the University of NSW. To quote one of my favourite blogger - James Hamilton - 'Change is good, change challenges, change forces humility, change teaches'. I am looking forward to the new challenge and learning opportunities this change brings me!...

Application Architecture Guide 2.0 Final Release

Thu, 18 Dec 2008 00:00:48 +0000

J.D.Meier announced it - it's here - Application Architecture Guide 2.0 Final Release! Very kind of the team to acknowledge me when I really have only made some contribution towards version 1 years ago! Hopefully in my next job I will be able to create more IP again!

Thinking Strategically about Cloud Computing

Mon, 03 Nov 2008 18:42:53 +0000

I'll be speaking at this Cloud Computing conference in Sydney on 3rd December. Hope to see you there!

My Dilemma at PDC and Sydney Film Festival

Thu, 30 Oct 2008 04:08:02 +0000

The dilemma I always have at PDC and the Sydney Film Festival is - there are so many wonderful concurrent sessions - which one do I go to? this year - I think I've worked out a great formula that suits me - I'm sticking to the Advanced or Expert sessions. And so far, not a...

Microsoft R&D Job Opportunities

Mon, 29 Sep 2008 23:53:52 +0000

This note came in from HR, looks interesting - hope to see some of you there! Venue: Microsoft office, 1 Epping Road, North Ryde, 2113 Date: 3rd October, 2008 Time: 1:00pm – 3:30pm (Seated by 12:50pm) Agenda: 12:20pm -12:50pm – Guest arrival and registrations 1:00pm – 2:20pm – Presentation by Enwei Xie (China Research and...

ACS Adelaide IT Architecture Special Interest Group

Sat, 27 Sep 2008 02:35:45 +0000

Daniel Brown dropped me a note to let me know this is happening in Adelaide: When & Where: · Where: Excom Education, 191 Pulteney Street, Adelaide (map) · When: 9th of October (09/10/2008) @ 5:30PM Agenda: The agenda for this month’s evenings activities are: ·5:30pm - arrive, relax and network ·5:45pm - welcome and introductions...

PDC 2008 Sessions Sneak Peak

Fri, 29 Aug 2008 10:02:53 +0000 great sessions, great speakers lineup - why on earth did I give my complimentary PDC pass to Michael?

My Official Duties at TechEd Australia and New Zealand

Fri, 29 Aug 2008 08:41:35 +0000

From the TechEd Speaker portal: GEN003Women in Technology Luncheon03/09/2008 13:15-14:15 Bayside Terrace ARC203Understanding Software-Plus-Services: A Perspective01/09/2008 14:15-15:30 NZ Room 2, SkyCity ARC203Understanding Software-Plus-Services: A Perspective03/09/2008 10:15-11:45 Parkside Auditorium See you there!

Cloud Computing and Middleware Market Size

Thu, 10 Jul 2008 18:52:47 +0000

Marcus from Stefan's team blogs about this new research note from Merrill Lynch: "by 2011 the volume of cloud computing market opportunity would amount to $160bn, including $95bn in business and productivity apps (email, office, CRM, etc) and $65bn in online advertising". Since I am someone that does not get a good sense of scale...