Jason McCreary discusses how a number of books from The Reading List - Implementation Patterns, Refactoring, Design Patterns, The Pragmatic Programmer - helped him with becoming a software engineer.
Scott Stanfield presents the Hard Rock Memorabilia web site demoing Silverlight’s Deep Zoom. He also shows other projects to underline some of the Silverlight’s capabilities.
Cloud computing feels like a tomorrow technology. Simon Thurman shows how developers can use Biztalk to create an Internet Service Bus which can be deployed locally or in the cloud.
Eric Nelson explores Windows as a web platform using IIS 7.0 providing an architecture deep dive and striving to reduce the lines of code in web applications.
In this presentation Laurence Moroney discusses Silverlight, a subset of the WPF that runs in the major web browsers as a plugin. Laurence provides an overview and roadmap for Silverlight.
Mark Miller introduces Component Based Architecture theory using real examples and whiteboard. Learn how a small team can become a competitive advantage using a component based architecture.
In this JAOO presentation Software AG's Ivo Totev introduces his views on SOA and SOA Governance, and explains why a SOA registry/repository solution should be introduced in the earliest stages.
Justin Smith presents the internals of the .NET Garbage Collector. Learn about heap allocations, the GC Algorithms, Multiprocessor considerations, and the IDisposable pattern.
Bob Martin presents the first of his five principles of object-oriented design, which aim to address a fundamental problem - the management of dependencies between classes.
Toronto.Com attracts over 700,000 visitors a month. Built in 1997, the old technology was expensive and time-consuming to maintain. Scott takes us through what it took to modernize this site to .NET.