The one thing you can be sure of when it comes to software architecture is that there will never be a shortage of different ways to solve the same problem. The key is to look for the areas of volatility in the design and decompose it to its simplest element. Sound like that philosophy class you…
Have you ever met someone who is simply amazing? Well I have and that someone is
Markus Frind. A few years ago he was just another victim of the .com bust in Vancouver BC. An ASP developer he decided he needed to learn ASP.NET so he created a dating site called
PlentyOfFish.com. Online dating…
Remember way back in the day when you first heard of the Model View Controller pattern (MVC) ? Or perhaps you have heard of
Model View Presenter (MVP). While preparing for my Tech-Ed presentation this year I ran across the
Presenter First pattern. I was so intriguied by this I knew I had to…
David Aiken is a Technical Evangelist for
Windows Azure. David is responsible for:
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training kit and
Channel 9 learning course.
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David Hoerster, Director of Technology for policyIQ at Resources Global Professionals and the co-chair of the Pittsburgh .NET User's Group (PGHDOTNET),
shares his experience and passion on jQuery in this interview with
Zhiming Xue. Join us to learn what jQuery is and can do, what benefits it…
Daniele Calabrese, founder and CEO of Soundtracker, a Microsoft BizSpark One company, discusses with Zhiming Xue the enabling technologies behind their geosocial music service Soundtracker. The free global geosocial internet radio service, which currently supports smartphone and web users with 12…
Are software architects necessary?
Nobody denies the need for software architecture, but many challenge the idea that you need a dedicated software architect to get it.
Michael Stiefel compares software to painting to answer this question. Yes we do need architects, but not for the reasons…
Ever wonder how the Healthcare Industry could harness the full power of Silverlight to create State-of-the-Art, Game-Changing applications to lower Healthcare costs?
In this episode of ARCast.TV,
Jeff Barnes sits down with David Darnell from
MDI Holdings and Henry Lee from New Age Solution…
Should you use abstract classes or interfaces? What about WCF service contracts? Is the decision which one to use a design decision or a direct product of the technology at hand? Why is .NET allowing you such wide range of options, and why are other technologies
(from COM to WCF) restricting you?…
In this episode,
Hong Choing talks to Neil Palmer, Partner for Sungard Consulting Service about the impact of Cloud Computing and new Rich Internet Application technologies such as Silverlight 4.Hong covers this solution in detail in this