Generating release notes with Pivotal Tracker

pivotal-logoWhen developing a product it is common to create release notes when there is an update of the product. Creating these release notes can be a time consuming process which is depending on the amount of user stories that are delivered. It is common that Agile Project Management solutions like Pivotal Tracker has an API that can be used to retrieve information. In this blog post I will explain how the API of Pivotal Tracker can be used to generate release notes in an Excel sheet.

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Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award

MVP_Logo_Avatar_Secondary_Blue286_RGB_300ppiI’m pleased to share I received Microsoft’s Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award.

I want to thank my friend Ment van der Plas who joined the Project VRC team for the App-V research. We created a plan during TechED 2013 in Madrid, and now can say our plan was well executed. Thank you Ment in believing in my ambitions which included presenting at Microsoft TechED.

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Detect App-V publishing timed out

App-V-LogoDuring the European App-V User Group 2015 I presented a session about a new product called Login PI. This session was all about how to use Login PI to monitor the user experience and availability of App-V delivered applications. This presentation will be published in the upcoming weeks. In the product demo I used a script to verify if publishing has timed out. Within this blog post I will share how to check if the App-V publishing has timed out with powershell.

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