The beta release from Microsoft just a week after the release of Visual Basic tools for Windows Phone 7 development. The beta is available via download today, Dec. 9 and was available for MSDN subscribers since Dec. 7. The update will improve the developer experience by addressing the most requested features such as improved support, IntelliTrace support for 64bit and SharePoint, and including Silverlight 4 Tools. Additional features include a new local Help Viewer, fully expandable table of contents and a keyword index.
Microsoft has just released the beta of the SP1 update for Visual Studio 2010
Despite the popularity of cloud software, many companies are reluctant to move their contact centers to the cloud. This white paper breaks down cloud architecture, the benefits of cloud and the difference between cloud and on-premise systems. It's a helpful resource for companies who are curious about cloud contact center software but have reservations. It offers practical explanations, extensive research and a guide to selecting the right cloud contact center vendor.
This IDC study assists senior IT leaders in assessing the current state of their hybrid cloud management processes, governance models, technologies, and skills to identify gaps and create a road map for better aligning the organization's management model and tools with the emerging needs of complex, dynamic self-service hybrid cloud environments. This IDC MaturityScape identifies five maturity stages for hybrid cloud management based on a set of specific people, process, and technology dimensions and outcomes. …