Thoughts from Imagine Cup Innovation Judge

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I just completed going through dozens of applications for Imagine Cup 2015 Blueprint Innovation Challenge as a judge. Judging these applications from partici...

Migrating from SVN to GitHub

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For those who are following my posts and my open source work, might have found that I've started adopting GitHub for KonfDB and my blog samples. So I thought...

Porting a .NET Console App to run on Linux

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With .NET 2015, as we know .NET has provided first-class cross-platform support. So if you have a Linux or Mac environment, you could run a ASP.NET website i...

Shell Script to setup .NET on Linux

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If you are scared by the tedious process of setting up Mono, KVM and KRE on Linux or are not aware of how to get started with it, here is your lifesaver - a ...

KonfDB Ref-Card

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KonfDB is a Configuration as a Service for multi-tenant, cross-platform applications.  For more information, please check out www.konfdb.com

MVP Summit session on KonfDB

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I had an opportunity to present my platform KonfDB at Microsoft MVP Summit (2014) and get bunch of good ideas from my fellow MVP friends. Thanks to all of th...

High DPI (HiRes) and Applications

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Recently upgraded to Lenovo Yoga Pro 2 for my development and research activities.  With an excellent ultrabook that runs like a beast, you can spend good ti...

Recording: Continuous Integration with TFS

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I had recently done a webinar on DevOps - Continuous Integration with TFS which was organized by Microsoft. If you missed it for any reason, you can watch th...

Using XecMe to host Windows Services

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When you are developing server side components using .NET framework, you would either end up having a IIS hosted component (a website, WAS, Web Services (RES...

[Solved] TF400012: Full-text search failed

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Error TF400012: Full-text search failed. Contact your Team Foundation Server administrator or try the operation again. (Code 30046: SQL Server encountered...

Optimizing performance of your WCF Services

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Performance Optimization process starts when you are provided with Non-Functional Requirements such as Availability, Concurrent Users, Scalability and so on....

Using Directives and Namespace in C#

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UsingDirectivesMustBePlacedWithinNamespace is one of the rules of StyleCop and I was trying to figure out why StyleCop recommends having using directives def...

Team Foundation Server : Build Logging

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When you use Team Foundation Server for Build Automation, you can configure build controller and agents.  In the Team Foundation Administration Console,...

Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Award

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Received an award notification email from Microsoft on 1st Jan 2014 – Marks as the perfect beginning of 2014 for me! My MVP profile can be visited at - http:...