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All the way from Texas, Chris Menegay – an IT Specialist and Entrepreneur (currently working at Microsoft) – sits down with Adam Cogan to talk about Visual Studio 2012; specifically on whether Visual Studio 2012 Ultimate is worth the extra dollars.

In this interview, they talk about:

  • Chris’s job at Microsoft as a Developer Solutions Specialist
  • Why Visual Studio Ultimate is not that expensive
  • New tools in Visual Studio 2012
  • Intellitrace and Chris’s wishes for more guidance
  • Test Manager and how it is for organized companies
  • Exploratory Testing
  • How Lab Manager is useful for manual and automated testing
  • Intellitrace: How bugs should be logged to a build and to a test case, which links back up to a User Story

About the speakers

Chris Menegay

For the past 15 years, Chris has been a founder, leader and manager of IT organizations as well as a technical expert, most recently in Microsoft technologies. As an IT leader, he has developed extensive leadership, management, financial, sales and marketing experience.

Chris a passion for process improvement and problem solving both within IT and business in general.

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