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Right now Release Candidate (RC) 2013 is available which came out in September. Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 with many new features will be launched November 13. Things you find in this version: Innovative new features to boost productivity: Improvements to UI - more than 400 ...
Right now Release Candidate (RC) 2013 is available which came out in September. Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 with many new features will be launched November 13.
In Part One , I showed you important artifacts in Windows Azure IaaS. Why they are needed and the sequence to create and deploy them. To better manage all resources in a deployment, my best practice is to tag all deployed. I normally create a tag based...(read more)
In Part One , I showed you important artifacts in Windows Azure IaaS. Why they are needed and the sequence to create and deploy them. To better manage all resources in a deployment, my best practice is to tag all deployed. I normally create a tag based...(read more)
It’s an exciting week in API Management with both Intel’s #IDF13 and Business of APIs conference. Most notably was John Musser’s presentation, specifically API Secret #5, which is “Internal Use may be the biggest API use case” I couldn’t agree more. ...
On Tuesday September 24 at 1pm Pacific/4pm Eastern, along with integration experts Middleware NZ, I am presenting
In this post we take a look at the hyperlink in HTML5. The hyperlink in HTML5 as in other versions is represented by 'a'. This has changed inHTML5. There are,* Permitted contents* Permitted attributes* number of constraints that list out obsolete attributes The readers should read th...
Ruby on Rails 4 features Russian Doll caching. Here, I apply Russian Doll caching to one of my poorer performing Rails 3 pages using the cache_digests gem. ActionView puts forth a great development pattern of views and partials that is easy to understand, implement and maintain but th...
Having a Deployment Pipeline in place is extremely helpful! Learn how to set it up and how to deploy to production servers with Zero Downtime Deployment in this article. A deployment pipeline lays out the whole process that your code needs to go through from your repository to product...
Apache TomEE supported in Jelastic PaaS is a Java EE server, which provides you with the best technology stack that can be deployed to a simple Java EE container. It's lightweight and at the same time is a full-blown application server, which remains simple and avoids architecture over...
Brighton, United Kingdom, August 30, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Dataline Software is proud to announce a new version of i5 Studio – its powerful web developers’ toolkit suited for rapid application development. More than 50 new features have been introduced in version 4.0, making t...
By Kevin T. SmithOver the last few years, we have witnessed a substantial amount of buzz about Big Data, and we have seen the large-scale adoption of Big Data analytics solutions. Organizations are collecting and analyzing massive amounts of data in a way that most were unable to do te...
London, UK - 22 August 2013 - Business Optix, a leading cloud based platform provider which enables users to document, share and improve business processes and methods, today announced that it has successfully attained the International Organisation for Standardisation Certification - ...
Hot on the heels of his script to convert from a database resultset to JSON, here is another zinger from my
While working on my latest Windows Store application, I found that I needed a better mental model of the relationships between the framework classes. Here are some quick sketches that cover the core objects and their interactions during application launch. Core Objects The diagram b...
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When I’m speaking with IT Pros about the great multi-server management enhancements in Windows Server 2012, I’m frequently asked about ways in which servers can be programmatically added to the new Server Manager tool. This can be very useful when building many new servers and you’d l...
Fix for the "No exports were found that match the constraint: ContractName" error. This error cropped up while modifying a Windows 8 Phone program using Microsoft Visual Studio Express 2012 for Windows Phone. It was just a simple multi-page program which brings up details of my books...
Fix for the "No exports were found that match the constraint: ContractName" error. This error cropped up while modifying a Windows 8 Phone program using Microsoft Visual Studio Express 201
Below is a list of suggested commands to be implemented on your Cisco Security Routers at the global configuration level. These are not meant to secure your network, however, they are meant to help secure your network equipment from the … Continue reading →
Below is a list of suggested commands to be implemented on your Cisco Security Routers at the global configuration level. These are not meant to secure your network, however, they are meant to help secure your network equipment from the … Continue reading →The post Cisco Se...
Aloha Tons of features with over million downloads at the time of this post. Download Apache OpenOffice 4.0  from here: http://sourceforge.net/projects/openofficeorg.mirror/files/latest/download?source=frontpage Review these features copied from the above site: •Cross ...
Aloha Tons of features with over million downloads at the time of this post. Download Apache OpenOffice 4.0  from here:
The data computation layer of Java aims to reduce the coupling between these two layers and shift the computational workload from them. What are the features of the typical computation layer? What are the advantages and disadvantages of 5 data computation layers of Hibernate, esProc, ...
Binary encoded WORD, EXCEL, Power Point presentations can be implemented by multiple applications on different platforms, adding to portability.This decoupling will be of great value to render existing documents into a portable open format. You can get immediately into the heart of t...
Just like the Windows Phone 7.5 Unleashed book, everything about this book rocks!!! It is in color which makes for a great read. Being able to see the code and screenshots in color doubles the value of a book like this. I wish all programming books that included coding client UIs were ...
What is MVA? MVA is Microsoft Virtual Academy and you can learn building apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 free of cost. That is right, at no cost to you. Of course you can learn a whole lot of others besides Windows 8 and Windows 8 Phone. Form factors is an important differenc...
What is MVA? MVA is Microsoft Virtual Academy and you can learn building apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 free of cost. That is right, at no cost to you (Well, that
  C# XAML Training The MCSD: Windows Store Apps using C# is one of the most valuable designations for coders interested in helping their organization by building great apps. The Microsoft Virtual Academy is providing a series of accelerated certification...(read more)
Jason Bloomberg to speak at NoSQL Now!
In the earlier HOW TO, we stereotyped the performance statics related methods into a class. This will not be of use unless we can call the start and the end methods at the beginning and end of all the methods we want to profile. In this HOW TO, we will see how we can profile … Co...
I think this book is a perfect place to start for those new to the Windows Phone 8 application development. The author covers a wide variety of topics at a level deep enough that you understand the topic and its context.A majority of my experience on Microsoft devices was with embedded...
Just in time for our speaking session at SenchaCon 2013 we are happy to announce the latest version of Compuware APM/dynaTrace AJAX Edition. Version 4.2 now supports the latest versions of Firefox (FF 21 & FF 22). Download the latest version from ourAJAX Edition website. If you happen...
While cloud computing is well known for lowering costs, and bringing additional agility to enterprises, the emergence of vertical-specific clouds is beginning to define their value as well. Vertical-specific clouds are those public or community clouds that provide processes and suppor...
We’re down to the last few, albeit most important, steps in this little project. In Part 1, we created a new WordPress site hosted on Windows Azure. Part 2, we transferred the content from our old site to the new one. With Part 3, we set up our custom domain with some DNS wizardry. In ...
One of the biggest drawbacks in IT operations is that we work in silos, with loads of attempts made to connect functional departments before but it seems like very little progress has been made. With applications being the lifeblood of businesses, it is imperative that there is a commo...
It is surprising to see how every new technology suddenly becomes the thing that will solve every problem. The cloud is no different. Everybody rushes to migrate their applications to the cloud because they think this will magically make them faster, cheaper, agile, competitive and… ad...
A few days ago there was a Twitter back and forth between two people I deeply respect: Dan Brickley [twitter:danbri] and Ed Summers [twitter:edsu]. It started with Ed responding to a tweet about a brief podcast I did with Kevin Ford [twitter:3windmills], who is on the team working on B...