Posted in May 2011

Parallel Series: Parallel LINQ (PLINQ)

Parallel Series: Parallel LINQ (PLINQ)

LINQ power! Creo que estaremos todos de acuerdo en que LINQ ha supuesto una revolución en la forma de desarrollar, y ha hecho que muchos desarrolladores de otros lenguajes nos miren con cierto tono de envidia… E incluso que otras plataformas estén haciendo serios esfuerzos para incorporarlo en sus Frameworks :-) Ahora, con la llegada … Continue reading

Using ASP.NET Membership in SQL Azure

Using ASP.NET Membership in SQL Azure

The scenario: Sometimes we forget SQL Azure is not SQL Server. This morning in the project I’m working, we needed to create a small ASP.NET membership database in SQL Azure. It seems easy! Would you expect troubles with this? Nope? Ok, me neither… until I tried to execute aspnet_regsql to create the database: An error … Continue reading

Observer Design Pattern with .NET

Observer Design Pattern with .NET

.NET Framework 4.0 offers a set of new features focused on Observable/Observer design pattern. Actually, such pattern is a subset of Publish/Subscribe design pattern. Such kind of patterns aim to provide a mechanism for push-based notifications. My friend and colleague José Miguel Torres has written the best post I’ve never read about it: Take a … Continue reading