Miscellaneous

Posts with no good niche in the regular development categories.

Password Security 101

Now, being the diligent IT person you are, I am sure that your passwords are all secure. However, in my work lately, I have come to work with a client who’s system requires the artifacts of a secure password, but in its implementation of this scheme, makes the password insecure. Kinda the wrong idea if you ask me. In this article, I am going to just briefly cover this scenario, and give my ideas on password security implementations. I would love to hear your feedback.

Blind As a Bat in Multi-Monitor Hell – Free Program Inside!

If you know me personally, then you probably know that I am going blind thanks to a rare genetic eye disease. My eye disease has already been a huge detriment to my eyesight. One of the big things to suffer is my ability to see small things moving fast right in front of me. On a multi-monitor setup, this makes finding the cursor absolute hell.

Deploying an SSL Application to Windows Azure – The Dark Secret

I’ll be honest, I had never really secured a site before with SSL. This was a learning experience for me in the first place, but little did I know that I would be learning more than the simple procedure.

SQL Saturday #150–Louisiana Region

If you are in the region of Baton Rouge, LA on August 4th and are looking for some great fun, be sure to stop by SQL Saturday #150. We had more than 400 people attend last years event, and this it will be even BIGGER!