Tulsa TechFest 2011
Jay Smith, PMO Architect and Evangelist, Microsoft MVP, Tyson Foods, Inc.
Jay has over 10 years experience in software development with companies such as Wal-Mart and Tyson Foods. ?In 2008 he joined the Program Management Office at Tyson Foods, Inc as PMO Architect and Evangelist where he works with development teams to promote best practices and test bed new technologies and development processes in the .NET space.
Jay is also the current president and a founder of the Northwest Arkansas .NET User Group, serves on the INETA Speaker Bureau Committee, and creator an host of User Group Radio (a community focused podcast).
Developer Productivity Tips: How to Get Things Done
This session is a collection of tips and strategies I have learned, or in the process of learning, to help me be a more productive person. Topics will range from better ways to handle the onslaught of incoming email to being more productive with you development tools.
Topics in this session:
? Going Mouseless
? Customize your world
? Developer Tools
? Inbox Zero
? 5 Sentences or less
? Clean Workspace
The Creamy Goodness of NuGet
NuGet is a free, open source developer focused package management system for the .NET platform intent on simplifying the process of incorporating third party libraries into a .NET application during development.
There are a large number of useful 3rd party open source libraries out there for the .NET platform, but for those not familiar with the OSS ecosystem, it can be a pain to pull these libraries into a project.
Here is what you will learn:
? What is NuGet?
? How to add packages to your project
? How to update packages in your project
? How to host your own package repository
? How to create and publish your own packages