Monthly Archives: May 2011

Scaling Scrum in a Service Company

Marcel Baumann, CTO and co-founder of bbv Software Services AG, speaks at Jazoon 2011 about how to scale Scrum in a service company: Quite a few companies have successfully used Scrum approach to develop new applications. The news spread out … Continue reading

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Swiss Requirements Day 2011 – Save CHF 60.- with our discount code

After the great success last year, the second Swiss Requirements Day will be on 22 June 2011 at the Kongresshaus in Zurich. Since bbv is a gold partner at Swiss Requirements Day you can benefit from a CHF 60,- discount … Continue reading

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Threadsafe ObservableCollection

When you are developing applications for WPF, Silverlight or WindowsPhone you often use ObservableCollection<T> to bind your data to the user interface. The limitation of ObservableCollection<T> is that it will only allow updates from the dispatcher thread. So if you … Continue reading

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The Tools we use in our Projects

I get often asked which tools we use in our projects. Therefore, I’m listing all of them here in this post. I’m using the project bbv.Common as an example because you can download the source code and look for yourself … Continue reading

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Using VS2010 integrated fxcop in continuous integration

In our projects we heavily rely on the Microsoft FxCop engine. FxCop prevents us from making stupid programming mistakes like forgetting to dispose a disposable object etc. For a long time we used the FxCop engine 10.0 which has a … Continue reading

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Microsoft Schweiz Technology Innovation Award 2011

Wir von der bbv Software Services AG gratulieren dem Team von Prof. Dr. Markus Stolze von der Hochschule für Technik Rapperswil ganz herzlich zum Gewinn des Microsoft Schweiz Technology Innovation Award 2011 mit dem Projekt «ScrumTable». Mit «ScrumTable» lassen sich … Continue reading

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