As we all hear over-and-over again, that the world is in the midst of a recession, or an economic slowdown, I have been wondering if cutting back in the marketing division is really necessary. It is generally accepted that this is one of the first, if not the first, areas to see cutbacks during times […]
In 2008, there was a lot of talk around communications devices, but in many corporations one of the hottest IT topics was a technology called “virtualization”. So I’ll start the new year by explaining what virtualization is and why you might be interested in it. Simply put, virtualization is a way of making a single […]
Ok, so I have this project that I’m working on with a complex security requirement. I’ve built the data layer using NetTiers as a C# library. All of the necessary methods have been exposed as a user-friendly API via a VB.NET client library. Problem #1, my library is required to make WAY too many calls […]
What have I been up to? I’ve been looking into some MVC (model-view-controller) frameworks. Of course, Ruby on Rails is the top dog in the MVC areana and yes, RoR is excellant. But what about MVC in a non-Ruby environment? Well, first there was CakePHP, and then ASP.NET MVC (a promissing MVC framework for ASP.NET). […]
Last year for the holidays I rallied the troops at my office to see if we could come up with tips and trick that you can use every day when using technology and we came up with quite a number of suggestions. Once again our staff gave generously and here is this year’s list for […]
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