| .NET Article Published 29-Jul-11
In this article we will show you how to utilize Code Contracts in the .NET framework 4.0 using the Design By Contract principle. These contracts play an important role for developers who are creating reusable libraries.
| .NET Article Published 28-Jul-11
In this article I will provide you with some insights about running code coverage on .net framework applications. I will be creating the code coverage report by running code coverage on a sample piece of code using Visual Studio 2010 tools
| .NET Article Published 16-Jun-11
Take advantage of Google's Protobuf-net to create services that are high performance. Protocol buffers from Google is a binary serialization format that is used for data communication. Protocol Buffer is a very efficient hypermedia type that can be used with RESTful services. Protobuf-net is a .NET implementation of Protocol Buffers that you can use to serialize your .NET objects seamlessly. This article takes a look at Protobuf Objects and how they can be used in .NET.
| .NET Article Published 12-May-11
Developers targeting applications for the Azure platform should be aware of the various configuration settings which can be made for a cloud-based application. This article walks the reader through the various settings one can utilize in a Windows Azure application.
| .NET Article Published 08-Apr-11
In the first two articles of the Salesforce Integration with .Net series we looked at .Net calling into Salesforce to manipulate data and utilize business logic. In this article we will examine the use of Salesforce to consume the functionality of a SOAP or REST-based, externally-hosted service.
| .NET Article Published 07-Apr-11
Mono for Android adds a new mobile target for .NET developers.
| .NET Article Published 27-Mar-11
There are a number of ways to integrate Salesforce with .Net. The focus of this article will be concentrated on calling custom web services written in Apex, from a Microsoft .Net environment, through authenticated and unauthenticated methods.
| .NET Article Published 15-Mar-11
Salesforce is the top rated sales application in the world today. This article will focus on the most common way to connect .Net applications to Salesforce for data retrieval and execution of application logic. This method is known as the Web Services SOAP API.
| .NET Article Published 11-Feb-11
Before writing applications targeting the Windows Azure platform, you should understand the various roles within a hosted service.
| .NET Article Published 16-Apr-10
Learn all about DotNetNuke, the world's most popular content management system built atop ASP.NET -- and it's open source.
| .NET Article Published 30-Dec-09
Learn how to define, implement, configure and host a Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) service and then consume the service in a client.
| .NET Article Published 21-Dec-09
In today's environment prototyping your UI can be paramount.
This article will show users how to use the Microsoft
Expression Blend 3 prototyping tool and discuss the differences
between static, interactive and convertible prototypes.
| .NET Article Published 18-Dec-09
Learn about the history of debugging and evolutionary improvements in Intellisense in VS2010.
| .NET Article Published 11-Dec-09
The focus of this article will be on the dynamic language support (DLR) that will be released as a part of the upcoming 4.0 version of the .NET Framework.
| .NET Article Published 05-Oct-09
Sometimes when you have all kinds of data what you really need is XML. LINQ to XML let's you employ functional construction to convert your data into XML.
| .NET Article Published 21-Sep-09
Learn how leverage location based data using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 from C# applications and combine them with interactive maps.
| .NET Article Published 29-Jun-09
The results you get out of any performance prediction exercise are bound to be wrong. The goal is to make them as least wrong as possible. Rob Bogue will help you understand how to avoid getting them too wrong.
| .NET Article Published 08-Jun-09
Very often web applications utilize a database, but creating a set of pages to view, edit, delete and insert data to the database seems like a repetitive task. Every application has the same set of basic features. To ease the process, Microsoft has recently developed a new technique for creating such applications. Enter ASP.NET Dynamic Data.
| .NET Article Published 23-Apr-09
Synchronization of data between local clients and a central server are inseparable from data conflicts that occur when data is changed simultaneously on multiple systems. In this tutorial we'll learn how to handle these data conflicts using the Microsoft Sync Framework.
| .NET Article Published 14-Apr-09
In many business applications, it is crucial to know how data has changed over time. For developers, this is not a new problem; many different solutions have been created to log changes. But creating a log is time-consuming. Read on to learn how SQL Server 2008 can help you save time and work more effectively.
| .NET Article Published 07-Apr-09
Overwhelmed with the new ideas and wealth of information on Oslo, M, and MGrammar? Here is your starting point for figuring out how Oslo M can solve your business problems.
| .NET Article Published 30-Mar-09
Microsoft offers developers a large selection of application programming interfaces. Using the Microsoft Live constellation of web-based services, you can easily add search, mapping, presence, and more to your applications.
| .NET Article Published 27-Mar-09
HttpHandlers and HttpModules are easy to program and can be widely implemented in the system, so they are useful tools for you to use with SharePoint.
| .NET Article Published 23-Mar-09
Silverlight has now been around for a while. In fact, the beta for Silverlight 3 has now been released. Get the answers to common questions being asked by Users, business people, and Developers in regard to why Silverlight is important.
| .NET Article Published 17-Mar-09
Learn about the different options available to you for deploying your Windows desktop applications with Microsoft's ClickOnce technology.