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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...
Citrix XenApp or XenDesktop is a perfect fit for lowering the costs of desktop management and simplifying access to the hosted applications from any device. Last week we discussed some challenges to application performance monitoring (APM) introduced by Citrix. Apart from getting yet a...
How many times have I heard that the real problem with Agile is getting to the start line? There has to be some definition up front, but Agile methods don’t really help. Perhaps it’s a little secret for many organizations that they feel they must do more specification work up front bec...
Decision making is defined most simply as the act of choosing between two or more courses of action. It might seem straightforward, when only one person is involved and the choices are black and white. But add another person to the equation, and a few more choices, and the decision get...
Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been posting about how to work with external data in Windows Phone 8 apps if you’re an Android developer today. I want to wrap this series by providing some useful links. All posts in this series Connect to the network Manage network usage Parse XML d...
If you are considering learning jQuery, this is a great place to start. The author starts the book with an introduction that puts jQuery in context and then helps you set up a development environment.Although I think most people reading this book should already be at a level of experie...
#devops API and application versioning becomes a requirement when dev is agile. Agile development methodologies advocate a rapid release cycle. Facebook, for example, noted last year that it pushes code live twice a day. Organizations may never push code that often, but they do push n...
#devops API and application versioning becomes a requirement when dev is agile. Agile development methodologies advocate a rapid release cycle. Facebook, for example, noted last year that it pushes code live twice a day. Organizations may never push code that often, but they do push n...
On a recent trip back to the United States from abroad, I stood in line with several others as we waited for Homeland Security officers to check our documents and credentials. You knew as you waited in that long line of other residents returning from their trips, that when the person a...
Now that your app can connect to a network and manage its network usage, it’s time to start working with data. Two of the most common data formats in use on the Internet today are Extensible Markup Language (XML) and JavaScript Object Notation (JSON). Website that update their content ...