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Improving Web App Startup Performance

We’re troubleshooting some slow initial performance of some WCF services in our application. That led us
Articles

CsvHelper – Using Expressions To Customize Import/Export

I’v been cleaning up some legacy code in the system I’m working on, including some CSV
Articles

Azure Websites

When we first started looking into building this site we initially wanted to host in Azure.
Rants

Should Developers Test?

Don't ever ASK a developer if they want to help test, this will be their response.
Articles

Singing the praises of TeraCopy

Recently, we wanted to move a database up to an Amazon EC2 server instance.  Problem was
Reviews

Replacing Live Mesh With Bittorrent Sync

One of my favorite products from Microsoft was Windows Live Mesh.   Mesh was billed somewhat
Off Topic

New Release of AnimateIt

Just for fun, I thought I’d share that there is a new release for my Windows
Reviews

Using Slow Cheetah for Config Transformations

With the release of Visual Studio 2010, developers received a bit of help with one of
Guides

Quick and Dirty Tracing Using Unity Interception

Working on doing some tracing using Unity and we wanted to quickly enable tracing on all
Rants

Thoughts on Software Craftmanship

Wherein I blather about my thoughts on the software "craft"