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Reflections on SoFla Local PDC10

On Thursday October 28th, 2010, I had the privilege of attending and speaking at the SoFla Local PDC10 hosted by the Gold Coast and Miami .Net User Groups. While most local PDCs focused on viewing the Redmond event, South Florida kicked it up a notch by availing some of the community’s local speakers to comment and address any questions the audience might have. More in this post.

Posted On Sunday, October 31, 2010 4:23 PM

Thoughts on HTML 5 for ASP.Net MVC 3, WebMatrix and Silverlight

With concerns of HTML 5 overshadowing or affecting the roadmap for Silverlight actively addressed in many blog posts, I decided to cover the value HTML 5 brings to another set of web-based Microsoft solutions: ASP.Net MVC 3 and WebMatrix. Read more in this blog post.

Posted On Wednesday, October 27, 2010 9:16 AM

Sam Abraham to Speak at the SoFla PDC 2010 10/28/2010

Sam Abraham (Me) will be speaking at the SoFla PDC 2010 hosted by the Gold Coast and Miami .Net User Groups in Boca Raton, Florida on October 28th, 2010. This would be my third speaking event in a quiet busy October 2010 and my second visit as speaker to the Gold Coast .Net User’s Group for the month of October. Find out more in this blog post.

Posted On Sunday, October 24, 2010 3:00 PM

All in a Day’s Work: WPF TreeView Performance Degradation for Large Data Sources

While load testing a TreeView control, we saw significant slowness on application startup. Contrary to our initial expectations, benchmarks showed that the bulk of the wait time is actually spent binding the data to and updating the TreeView interface while only a few seconds were spent retrieving and building the data model. Find out more in this blog post.

Posted On Wednesday, October 20, 2010 8:35 AM

Ft Lauderdale ArcSig Meeting with Sam Abraham 10/19/2010

Sam Abraham (Me) presented an introduction to MVVM for WPF/Silverlight at the Ft Lauderdale ArcSig on Tuesday October 19th, 2010. With 43 registered attendees of whom many made it to the event, MVVM was sure proven to be a hot topic of interest. Read more in this blog post.

Posted On Wednesday, October 20, 2010 8:35 AM

A Look at Microsoft WebMatrix Beta 2

In this post we take a quick look at WebMatrix Beta 2 and explore the value it adds to lightweight, rapid web development

Posted On Tuesday, October 19, 2010 8:35 AM

Sam Abraham To Speak on MVVM at the Ft Lauderdale ArcSig on October 19th, 2010

Sam Abraham (Me) will be speaking on MVVM at the Ft Lauderdale ArcSig on October 19th, 2010. Find more details about the talk in this blog post.

Posted On Friday, October 15, 2010 8:30 AM

Gold Coast .Net User's Group With Sam Abraham and Joe Homnick - The Open Data Protocol (OData)

Sam Abraham (Me) Spoke with Joe Homnick at the Gold Coast .Net User's Group on October 14th, 2010 on the Open Data Protocol(OData). The following is a quick summary of the meeting.

Posted On Friday, October 15, 2010 12:09 AM

Exploring NuPack Tools from an ASP.Net MVC 3 Developer's Perspective

As I continue to explore ASP.Net MVC 3, I decided to share a little on NuPack Tools, a recently released Visual Studio 2010 extension. Read more about it in this blog post.

Posted On Thursday, October 14, 2010 3:28 PM

Combining ASP.Net MVC 3 Razor and ASPX View Engines in One Project

This post discusses how to support both Razor and ASPX view engines in the same ASP.Net MVC 3 project.

Posted On Wednesday, October 13, 2010 9:39 AM

Exploring ASP.Net MVC 3 Razor View Engine and Syntax Highlighting

EXploring ASP.Net MVC 3 Razor syntax highlighting and Razor Pages syntax.

Posted On Monday, October 11, 2010 5:15 PM

West Palm Beach .Net User Group Meeting - 10/26/2010 – All About Azure - Scott Klein, Microsoft MVP

(UPDATED 10/21/2010) Scott Klein, Microsoft MVP and Author of Pro. SQL Azure (APRESS) will be speaking at the West Palm Beach .Net User Group Meeting on October 26,2010. Scott will be talking and answering all our questions about Azure. Hope to see you there. Register at: http://www.fladotnet.com/Reg.aspx?EventID=490 --Sam Abraham

Posted On Saturday, October 9, 2010 1:46 PM

ASP.Net MVC 3 - A look at The Razor View Engine

In this blog post, we will take a quick look at the new ASP.Net MVC 3 project options as well as the pretty sharp Razor View Engine. (UPDATED 10/8/2010)

Posted On Friday, October 8, 2010 12:06 PM

All in a Day’s Work: SQL Schema Save Failure: The Save Not Permitted Dialog Box

With most of our systems pre-configured with SQL server, it was only today that I ran into this issue with my fresh installation instance of SQL Server 2008 R2. Find out how I got to disable the “Prevent saving changes that require the table to be re-created” option in this blog post.

Posted On Thursday, October 7, 2010 12:27 PM

Exploring ASP.Net MVC 3 Beta – First Steps

Scott Guthrie’s team just unveiled a beta release of several projects. In the next few days, I will be exploring each of them. This blog post tackles the installation of the latest ASP.Net MVC3 Beta and ASP.Net Web Pages Helpers Beta 2.

Posted On Thursday, October 7, 2010 9:17 AM

Sam Abraham and Joe Homnick to Speak About The Open Data Protocol (OData)

Sam Abraham (Me) will have the privilege of speaking with Joe Homnick at the Gold Coast .Net User Group October 2010 meeting about The Open Data Protocol (OData).

Posted On Wednesday, October 6, 2010 2:09 AM

Florida .Net September 2010 User Group Meetings with Joe Homnick - SL 4.0 for SharePoint 2010

Joe Homnick, Microsoft Regional Director, spoke at the Ft Lauderdale ArcSig and WPB .Net User Group September 2010 meetings. The following is a brief summary and photos of both events.

Posted On Friday, October 1, 2010 1:45 PM

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