Wednesday 15 August 2007

Virtualisation using Virtual PC

Virtual PC is a free product from Microsoft that lets you create separate virtual machines on your Windows desktop, each of which virtualizes the hardware of a complete physical computer. Virtual machines are very useful for developers as they can provide: eg, – multiple environments for testing; – a standard development environment; – a simple demo deployment.… Continue reading ›

Wednesday 18 July 2007

Exploring Delphi 2006

We explored some of the new(ish) features available in Delphi 2006, including templates, sync-edit, code-completion and code insight.

The door prizes, courtesy of Arena Business Technology, were drawn. Peter Herriman won the Pretec 512Mb ‘I-Disk Tiny’ USB drive, and James Afford the Belkin ‘USB 4-Port Micro Hub’ USB hub.… Continue reading ›