Jeffrey Palermo is the CTO of Headspring Systems in Austin, TX. Headspring is a consultancy that provides custom software solutions, agile coaching and .Net developer training. He blogs about managing software teams and practices that make software delivery reliable, predictable and maintainable. Jeffrey advocates using the best tool for the job regardless of the vendor, which is often open-source.
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 26 Aug 2013 14:08
Jeffrey Palermo writes "....In a previous post, I spoke about a problem with GoToMeeting when video feeds are enabled. The problem manifests as audio AND video degrading to the point of unusability. Throughout this time, we as a company evaluated many other options..."
Read more » Solution to GoToMeeting video conferencing quality
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 19 Aug 2013 13:19
Jeffrey Palermo writes ".... In 2008, I coined a new pattern name called Onion Architecture. You can read the previous parts here: part 1, part 2, part 3. Over these four years, I’ve spoken about this pattern at user groups, conferences,..."
Read more » Onion Architecture: Part 4 - After Four Years
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 31 Jul 2013 20:44
Jeffrey Palermo writes "....SQL Server 2012, especially when using a named instance, changes the way us old SQL Server veterans manage connectivity to the server. We are so used to relying on port 1433 for SQL Server that setting up a new SQL Server 2012 database server..."
Read more » How to configure SQL Server 2012 for remote network connections
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 26 Jul 2013 15:05
Jeffrey Palermo writes "....I have been a loyal customer of GoToMeeting for years. I love the cost, flexibility, screen sharing, and audio quality. It works very well. In 2013, I’ve started using the video conferencing feature much more heavily – meaning, I’m..."
Read more » GoToMeeting works great–until you add video conferencing
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 20 Jul 2013 04:30
Jeffrey Palermo writes "....Kudos to the Austin .Net User Group for organizing another Code Camp! I have submitted a very interesting talk (in my opinion). It is Onion Architecture for Distributed Systems. Abstract: Onion Architecture is an architectural pattern for..."
Read more » Onion Architecture for Distributed Systems at Austin Code Camp, 2013
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 11 Jun 2013 21:00
Jeffrey Palermo writes "....Job listings are always difficult. Ok, if you want to see them, you can go here. http://clear-measure.com/careers/ We are gearing up another team for an exciting new software project. Working with some industry veterans, we are..."
Read more » Let’s build some software together. I’m hiring senior devs
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 11 Jun 2013 18:50
Jeffrey Palermo writes "....AzureAustin is a new user group that meets at the Microsoft office. It is dedicated to the mutual benefit and learning of its members. The group is sponsored by Microsoft, Clear Measure, Team Venti, Veeam, and many others. Microsoft has..."
Read more » AzureAustin is a new user group–meeting June 17
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 17 May 2013 03:46
Jeffrey Palermo writes "....Since around 2005, I, and teams I’ve led, have been using the Tortoise flavor of source control clients. TortoiseSVN, TortoiseHg, and TortoiseGit. Each came with the command-line client as well for specific use cases, but most of the..."
Read more » Move over TortoiseGit, welcome SourceTree
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 15 May 2013 22:03
Jeffrey Palermo writes "....Jean-Rene Roy has graciously helped to sponsor a Party with Palermo at DevTeach in Toronto. If you are not yet signed up for the conference, please head on over to www.devteach.com. If you have already signed up, make sure to RSVP for Party..."
Read more » Announcing Party with Palermo: DevTeach 2013 edition!
Jeffrey Palermo [MVP] | 14 May 2013 19:34
Jeffrey Palermo writes "....GIT works great with the new Team Foundation Service (TFSvc?). I’m an old school Tortoise guy (SVN, Hg, GIT), but I had to laugh at the little branding touch they through in when doing a pull. Notice the Visual Studio logo in ASCII art. ..."
Read more » Team Foundation Service my new default GIT repository