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Xavier Decoster

Founder of MyGet, author of the Pro NuGet books, NuGet contributor, Open Source proponent. Removes friction by moving ALM to the Cloud.


Xavier Decoster is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Visual Studio ALM and co-founder of MyGet, a NuGet-as-a-Service platform on Windows Azure. He also authored the book Pro NuGet and published articles on MSDN, on CodeProject and on various other web sites.

He hates development friction and in order to make other developers aware of how frictionless development can and should be, he tries to share his experiences and insights by contributing back to the Community as a speaker, author, blogger, and through various open source projects. He blogs at and you can follow him on Twitter (@xavierdecoster).